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Computer Science Ranked Number 43 in the World

Computer Science at the University of Adelaide has advanced to number 43 in the world according to the 2017 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) in the discipline of Computer Science & Engineering. Adelaide is 4th in Australia just behind three other Group of Eight Universities but leads Australia in two of the indicators used […]

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2017 SA Science Excellence Award Finalists

Professor Anton van den Hengel, Dr Claudia Szabo and the Australian Centre for Visual Technologies, ACVT, have been selected as finalists for the 2017 South Australian Science Excellence Awards! Anton has been selected as a finalist for the South Australian Scientist of the Year award, while the ACVT and LBT Innovations, with Anton as lead, […]

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Dr Thushari Atapattu Receives 2017 Women’s Research Excellence Award

The University of Adelaide Office of the Vice-Chancellor in partnership with the Gender, Equity and Diversity Committee, and the Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor and Vice President (Research), has established the Academic Women’s Research Excellence Awards (WREA). These awards recognise, celebrate and promote academic women’s research excellence at the University of Adelaide. There are […]

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Adelaide Team Wins CSIRO On-Prime Performance Bonus

A team of researchers from the School of Computer Science has received a $3200 performance bonus from the CSIRO On-Prime program for their work in exploring applications for mobile phone energy optimisation software. The team called, Portable Hardware Energy Optimisation (PHEO) consists of two academics from the School of Computer Science, Dr Markus Wagner (team […]

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Interdisciplinary Wave Energy Research with Coursework Students

The coastline of southern Australia is recognised as a world-class wave energy resource. To see this resource exploited efficiently, the University of Adelaide has partnered with Carnegie Clean Energy Ltd. (CCE), who is one of the world’s most successful wave energy companies. This collaboration involves undergraduate and postgraduate students, early-career researchers and established leaders across […]

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AdelaideX Big Data MicroMasters starts today

The first course in the Big Data MicroMasters program being offered through AdelaideX launches in self-paced mode today, 15 May. Programming for Data Science is the first of five courses, plus an assessment piece included in the Big Data MicroMasters. This master’s level program aimed at career advancement will allow learners to potentially earn credit […]

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Dr Vivian presents STEM Fellowship Report at Sydney Launch

On the 30th of March, 2017, a room full of leaders in business, education, and STEM organisations gathered to hear the latest findings from Dr Vivian and Ms Chapman’s international STEM Fellowship Report. In 2016, two Barbara Cail STEM Fellowships were made available nationally, funded by the Australian Government (Office for Women, Department of the Prime […]

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MicroMasters in Big Data

The School of Computer Science is a major contributor to the University of Adelaide’s first Master’s level MOOC, the Big Data MicroMasters. The Big Data MicroMasters will offer knowledge and skills in data science, an emerging field across a range of industries including science, engineering, economics, marketing and education. It will appeal to those with […]

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Google Visit in March

When: Thursday 9th March Life at Google Talk + Live Technical Interview Time: 9:30am-11:00am Location: Polygon Lecture Theatre Learn about Google internships and grad jobs. Watch a Google engineer being interviewed live and prepare for technical interviews. Inclusion In Hacking Time: 11:15am-12:15pm Location: Level 7 Conference Room, Ingkarni Wardli (IW) Reduce bias and promote inclusion […]

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2016 Programming Challenge for Girls

The School of Computer Science hosted the “Programming Challenge for Girls (PC4G)” on the 29th November, 2016, for the fourth consecutive year. 18 teams (36 Year 9 students) from 9 metropolitan schools entered this programming challenge, which introduces students to Alice (http://www.alice.org), an educational language that lets students create 3-D animations. All teams have a […]

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