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Ian Reid Elected an ATSE Fellow

Professor Ian Reid (Australian Centre for Visual Technologies) has elected as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE). ATSE is an independent body of more than 800 Australian scientists and engineers seeking to enhance Australia’s prosperity through technological innovation. Founded in 1976 as one of Australia’s four learned Academies, ATSE […]

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A/Prof Katrina Falkner Receives Distinguished Service Award

The Computing Research and Education Association of Australasia, CORE, has jointly awarded Associate Professor Katrina Falkner, Head of the School of Computer Science, The 2017 John Hughes Distinguished Service Award for her outstanding leadership in Computer Science education. The other joint recipient of the award is Professor Justin Zobel of the University of Melbourne, for […]

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Dr Lingqiao Liu wins Adelaide Research Fellowship

Dr Lingqiao Liu of the School of Computer Science has won a University of Adelaide Research Fellowship. These Fellowships were established to retain, attract and support early-career and mid-career researchers of outstanding research calibre and potential. The Fellowships support the University’s research strategy, Adelaide Research for Impact, by promoting and building capacity in research excellence […]

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School Open Day 2016

Interact!   If I had to describe the school of Computer Sciences open day in one word it would have to be interact. With the support of the many student and staff volunteers, the Computer Science outreach team was able to demonstrate not only the trendiest gadgets but also the broad scope the school of […]

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Dr Rebecca Vivian Receives Prestigious Barbara Cail STEM Fellowship

The Barbara Cail STEM Fellowships are a highly prestigious award from the Australian Government, funded through a partnership between Chief Executive Women and the Office for Women within the Commonwealth Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. Recipients will undertake research into best practice for promoting the participation of young people, particularly girls, in the […]

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Claudia Szabo – 2016 SA Science Excellence Award Finalist

Dr Claudia Szabo in the School of Computer Science is a finalist in the 2016 South Australian Science Excellence Awards in the category: Early Career STEM Educator of the Year – Tertiary Teaching. Her citation reads: Dr Claudia Szabo is a passionate computer science lecturer who employs innovative and engaging techniques to increase the involvement […]

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Computer Science For High Schools – Workshop on Digital Technologies

The School of Computer Science, with the support of the Google CS4HS program ran The Third Workshop on Digital Technologies from July 11 to 13, 2016 and hosted 40 primary teachers, 15 middle-school and 15 high school teachers. The three day program provided opportunities to explore hands-on activities such as robotics, e-textiles, binary coding and algorithmic thinking, as well as […]

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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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