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Kent launches free online course in Erlang

Today Kent launched the pilot K-MOOC (Kent massive open online course) in Functional Programming in Erlang (a programming language) with over 500 participants. The K-MOOC is a joint project led by Professor Simon Thompson from the School of Computing, Mark O’Connor, a Distance Learning … Continue reading

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Head of School Reappointed

Professor Frank Wang has been reappointed as Head of School for a second term. An interview committee, chaired by Vice-Chancellor Julia Goodfellow, was impressed by the progress the School is making and therefore agreed to re-appoint Frank as Head of … Continue reading

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University of Kent part of new county alliance to promote IT innovation

The University of Kent is one of three universities to join forces with Kent Connects – a public sector technology partnership which links all of Kent’s councils with the emergency services and NHS – to help promote IT innovation and … Continue reading

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Kent selected for UK’s new cyber research institute

The University of Kent has been selected for the UK’s new Academic Research Institute for cyber threats. Funded by a £4.5 million grant, a team at the School of Computing will work alongside other world-leading researchers to investigate new ways … Continue reading

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