Monthly Archives: July 2017

Kent strengthens relations with institutions in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia

The University of Kent is building relationships with universities in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. Professor Ian McLoughlin (Head of School at Medway) and Dr Palani Ramaswamy (Reader) from the School of Computing visited the region in June. The purpose of the … Continue reading

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Honorary doctorate awarded to Simon Peyton Jones

Computer scientist Professor Simon Peyton Jones has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Kent. Professor Peyton Jones is a British computer scientist who researches the implementation and applications of functional programming languages, particularly lazy functional programming. He received a … Continue reading

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Students awarded prizes for groundbreaking projects

Students from the School of Computing were awarded prizes for outstanding achievements at their graduation ceremony at Rochester Cathedral. Project Prizes were awarded to Martins Irbe and Eunan Camilleri for the project Controlling a Drone with an EEG Headset and James Morrison … Continue reading

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We’re hiring – six talented people wanted at the School of Computing

The School of Computing is looking for talented staff to add to its academic and administrative team. There are four roles that will form part of the student administration team: Exams and Assessment Coordinator Research Student Support Coordinator Student Support … Continue reading

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Prizes awarded to outstanding students

Graduating Canterbury students and staff had celebrated the success of prize winners at a reception for graduating students. Deputy Head of School, Peter Rodgers presented the awards. William Riches – winner of the Janet Linington Prize William chose the final … Continue reading

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New lecturer joins School of Computing

Dr Julien Lange has joined the University of Kent as a lecturer in the School of Computing. Julien is a member of the Programming Languages and Systems Research Group and is based at the Canterbury campus. Julien was a Young … Continue reading

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