Monthly Archives: June 2016
Unearthed Hackathon awards recognise student and graduate talents
Both graduates and current students recently competed in the 2016 Unearthed Hackathon creating prototypes to solve challenges from the mining industry. Team MinX (Daniel Camilleri, Konrad Janica, Tullie Murrell, Jack Gerrits) won the people’s choice award for their mineral composition analysis tool using a deep learning – convolutional neural network. Graduate Xiaogang (Norm) Dong joined […]
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iAward 2016 for best student project in South Australia!
Computer Science student Leon Chea won an iAward 2016 for the best student project (under the category of Undergraduate Tertiary Students) in South Australia with the project “A Deep Learning Search Engine for Radiology Cases”. Leon developed this work for his Advanced Topics in Computer Science project under the supervision of A/Prof Gustavo Carneiro and Dr Luke Oakden-Rayner. The […]
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School of Computer Science Awards Night 2016
The School of Computer Science recently celebrated its awards night, where we acknowledge the achievements of our students and also our staff over the past year. 2015 was a fantastic year for the School, with significant achievements across our teaching and research, and some fantastic outcomes for our students. Dr Claudia Szabo was awarded an Office […]
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Project Poster Day Semester 1, 2016!
Many congratulations to our students who recently presented their project work for this semester, including the Bachelor of Computer Science (Advanced) project courses, Honours and Masters in Computer Science Projects, and projects undertaken as part of the Mobile and Wireless Networks course. It was a great event, with some fantastic projects on display! Bachelor of […]
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Computer Science Graduate Wins Apple Design Award
Adelaide Computer Science graduate Quentin Zervaas (right), along with Isaac Forman, have won a coveted 2016 Apple Design Award for their Streaks app at this week’s Apple World Wide Developer Conference. Streaks (iPhone and Apple Watch) was praised as “probably the best app on Apple Watch today.” It helps you form good habits by […]
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Dr Rebecca Vivian Receives 2016 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 three […]
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