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Computer-generated image wins the Best Artwork Award at ISMB 2014 23-Jul-2014
ISMB 2014 has just announced that the winner of the Best Artwork Award this year goes to the "supraHex" by Dr. Hai Fang and Prof. Julian Gough from the Department of Computer Science, University of Bristol. Details of the competition are available on the ISMB award website.
Micro-Energy Day 25-Jun-2014
Micro-Energy Day aims to raise awareness of the important role micro-energies play in our daily life. At the University of Bristol we are conducting world-leading research into reducing the energy consumption of computation in collaboration with partners nationally and internationally.
Dr Montanaro awarded an EPSRC Fellowship in quantum computing 23-May-2014
Dr Ashley Montanaro, a Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science, has been awarded a prestigious EPSRC Early Career Fellowship for research on the theory of quantum computing.
Bristol Prof's BBC TV Documentary on Logic Nominated for International Award 07-May-2014
The BBC TV documentary "The Joy Of Logic", presented and co-written by Bristol Computer Scientist Prof Dave Cliff, has been nominated for a prestigious international prize, a "Rockie Award", selected by a panel of over 250 independent professionals at the 35th Annual Banff World Media Festival. It is one of only six nominees in its category. The winner will be announced in June.
New project on Symbolic Scientific Discovery unveiled 21-Mar-2014
A new project on "Symbolic Support for Scientific Discovery in Systems Biology" was publicly unveiled this week by University of Bristol lecturer Oliver Ray
Teaching Technologist Vacancy 09-Jul-2014
We are expanding our technical support for teaching and are now seeking applicants for a new post of Senior Teaching Technologist who will play a lead role in implementing the expansion. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with strong technical skills who wishes to move into education and work with young people in an innovative and rewarding learning environment.
Four Lectureships in Computer Science 03-Jun-2014
We are seeking to appoint 4 new Lecturers/Senior Lecturers in Computer Science. The appointments are part of a strategic plan to expand the \
Department over the next 5 years. We are looking for outstanding candidates with a passion for Research and Teaching in a range of areas of \
CS. The application deadline is 22 June 2014.
Bristol Cryptographer Wins Pat Goldberg Memorial Best Paper Award 23-May-2014
IBM Research has just announced that one of the five winners of the Pat Goldberg Memorial Best Paper Award for 2012 is a paper on Fully Homomorphic Encryption by Prof. Nigel Smart with two colleagues from IBM T.J. Watson research laboratory.
HPC conference comes to Bristol 06-May-2014
Over 100 computer scientists from around the world are descending on Bristol for the 2014 International Workshop on OpenCL (IWOCL), which is being run by the University of Bristol's Computer Science department.
Computer Science in Bristol welcomes Intel's first Parallel Computing Centre in UK 17-Mar-2014
The UK's first Intel Parallel Computing Center (IPCC) has been established at the University of Bristol. The partnership, led by Simon McIntosh-Smith, will focus on developing new HPC algorithms and techniques for exploiting many-core processors, such as the Intel Xeon Phi.