Monthly Archives: October 2016

Top conference accepts three papers from School

Three papers from members of the School have been accepted to a leading conference. The Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages (POPL) is the leading venue for theoretical and experimental programming language and systems research. Radu Grigore and Mark Batty … Continue reading

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Commendation for Luana’s Dissertation

Dr Luana Micallef’s PhD thesis has been commended as a runner-up in the 2016 BCS/CHPC Distinguished Dissertation award. Her thesis Visualizing Set Relations and Cardinalities Using Venn and Euler Diagrams was supervised by Dr Peter Rodgers. Peter, who is also Director of Research in the … Continue reading

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Open Days for prospective students

Staff and students at the School of Computing are looking forward to welcoming visitors to a series of Open Days on Saturday 8 and 22 October in Canterbury and Saturday 15 October in Medway. At the Open Day on 22 October the School will … Continue reading

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Computer experts identify 14 themes of creativity

Dr Anna Jordanous, lecturer in the School of Computing, worked with language expert Dr Bill Keller (University of Sussex) on how to define the language people use when talking about creativity, known in the field as computational creativity. With that knowledge … Continue reading

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School promotions recognise staff success

Congratulations to four members of academic staff who have been promoted in the recent round of academic promotions which took effect on 1 October 2016. Dr Mark Batty and Dr Matteo Migliavacca have been promoted to senior lecturer and Dr … Continue reading

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School welcomes new lecturers

Drs Carlos Perez Delgado and Dominic Orchard have joined the University of Kent as a lecturers in the School of Computing. Carlos is a member of the Security Research Group and the Future Computing Research Group and has joined the School from Singapore University … Continue reading

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