Monthly Archives: August 2013

BT Chief Researcher joins School staff

The School of Computing has appointed a Chief Researcher at BT Research and Innovation to its staff. Dr Theo Dimitrakos will begin his two-year, part-time professorship in September 2013. Professor Frank Wang, Head of the School of Computing said: “I am delighted to … Continue reading

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Year 11 students get a taste of computing

A group of 37 year 11 students were given a taste of computer programming as part of their residential five day Summer School. The students from the University’s 18 Partner and KMPF (Kent and Medway Progression Federation) schools across Kent and Medway have … Continue reading

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A century for School placement team

The School of Computing’s placement team is celebrating a landmark. For the first time ever, over 100 students from the School will be taking a paid Year in Industry placement as part of their degree programmes in the next academic … Continue reading

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Professor Frank Wang’s Hong Kong Visit

Professor Frank Wang, Head of the School of Computing, was invited to give a keynote speech ‘Towards 2020 Computing’ at Asia Modelling Symposium in Hong Kong on 23 July. In his talk, Professor Wang demonstrated his award-winning work on accelerating … Continue reading

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