Informatics News

A new EPSRC Grant on Democratising the Energy Sector

Posted by nw91 at Mar 29, 2017 05:30 PM |

Ruzanna Chitchyan has just been awarded an EPSRC grant to investigate new energy markets, inspired by the ``peer-to-peer'' markets that have emerged with the successes of AirBnb in the hotel industry and Uber in the taxi hire. The grant is joint with the University of Lancaster, and details can be found here.

£1 million investment in Informatics to enhance Big Data offer to science and business

£1 million investment in Informatics to enhance Big Data offer to science and business

Posted by pt91 at Feb 17, 2017 01:23 PM |

New resource will help academics to tackle business challenges

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Two Chair positions in the Department of Informatics

Posted by nw91 at Feb 08, 2017 10:15 AM |

To grow our capacity for interdisciplinary and applied research with strong foundations in the core of our discipline, we are advertising for two chairs: (1) Chair in Data-Oriented Software Engineering and (2) Chair in Knowledge Discovery and Machine Learning. These will be supported by several lectureships to be appointed with the help of the successful candidates.

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Leicester reaches three million readers on The Conversation

Leicester reaches three million readers on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Jan 27, 2017 12:42 PM |

Academic opinion articles receive a significant number of readers on global platform, providing expert opinion in response to topical news

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Will AI ever understand human emotions?

Will AI ever understand human emotions?

Posted by ap507 at Jan 10, 2017 01:55 PM |

Dr Leandro Minku discusses the growing data and processing power of technology and how AI may be able to recognise emotions in the next few decades

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