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Extended deadline – Funded Cyber Security PhD open for applications

The School is advertising for a talented student for a funded PhD in Cyber Security. The precise area of research can be specified by the student when they apply. The research will be supervised by Shujun Li, the new Professor of … Continue reading

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Funded Cyber Security PhD open for applications

The School is advertising for a talented student for a funded PhD in Cyber Security. The precise area of research can be specified by the student when they apply. The research will be supervised by Shujun Li, the new Professor of … Continue reading

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Maria Christakis wins the Best PhD Dissertation Award

The European Association for Programming Languages and Systems (EAPLS) Best PhD Dissertation Award 2015 has been won by Dr Maria Christakis, from the School of Computing for her dissertation ‘Narrowing the gap between verification and systematic testing‘. This award is … Continue reading

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PhD pass for Alexia Zoumpoulaki

Congratulations to Alexia Zoumpoulaki, who has recently passed her PhD viva, with minor corrections. Alexia’s PhD thesis was titled ‘Detecting Perceptual Breakthrough in RSVP with Applications in Deception Detection: Methodological, Behavioural and Electrophysiological Explorations’ and was supervised by Howard Bowman. Alexia … Continue reading

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PhD success for Konstantin Kapinchev

Congratulations to Konstantin Kapinchev, who has recently passed his PhD viva, with minor corrections. His PhD thesis was titled ‘Scalable Parallel Optimization of Digital Signal Processing in the Fourier Domain’. Konstantin’s thesis was supervised by Fred Barnes and examined by Dr Mark … Continue reading

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PhD pass for Davin McCall

Congratulations to Davin McCall, research student in the School of Computing, who has recently passed his PhD viva, with minor corrections. His PhD thesis was entitled ‘Novice Programmer Errors – Analysis and Diagnostics‘. The thesis detailed a systematic and thorough … Continue reading

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PhD pass for Ed Robbins

Congratulations to Ed Robbins, Research Associate in the School of Computing, who has recently passed his PhD viva, with minor corrections. His PhD thesis was entitled ‘Solvers for Type Recovery and Decompilation of Binaries’. The thesis made the case that … 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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Looking for a new direction for 2016? Opportunities available

The School of Computing has several opportunities open to people looking for a change of direction in their work or studies in the New Year. There are currently two roles available on the Canterbury campus. A Lecturer in Computing (applications … Continue reading

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Scholarship opportunities for postgraduate study

Prospective students can find out more about the University’s £8.5m postgraduate scholarship fund, at a postgraduate Open Evening. The University of Kent has a range of scholarships available for students on its Master’s and PhD programmes. There are different awards … Continue reading

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