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Computer Science - Microtechnics - 29.06.2021
Robots for comfort and counsel
Robots for comfort and counsel
From robots that offer solace to algorithms that help judges make fact-based decisions, robotics and machine learning are entering new domains that were once the preserve of humans. Five years ago, while studying in Pennsylvania for a Master's degree in robotics, Alexis E. Block was asked to choose a topic for her thesis.

Computer Science - Economics / Business - 25.06.2021

Economics / Business - Computer Science - 24.06.2021

Innovation - Computer Science - 24.06.2021

Computer Science - 24.06.2021
$1.2M NSF grant will help multidisciplinary team create resource for privacy documentation
A $1.2 million grant in NSF's Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace program, funded in part to a University of Michigan School of Information research team, will go toward building a search engine and other tools to help collect and classify billions of privacy documents on the web.

Computer Science - 22.06.2021

Computer Science - 22.06.2021
CMU, Apple Team Improves iOS App Accessibility
Carnegie Mellon University SCS researchers part of best paper effort at CHI 2021. A team at Apple analyzed nearly 78,000 screenshots from more than 4,000 apps to improve the screen reader function on its mobile devices.

Computer Science - Music - 21.06.2021
Machine Learning Enhances Non-verbal Communication in Online Classrooms
Researchers in the Center for Research on Entertainment and Learning (CREL) at the University of California San Diego have developed a system to analyze and track eye movements to enhance teaching in tomorrow's virtual classrooms - and perhaps future virtual concert halls.

Environment - Computer Science - 21.06.2021
Designing sustainable cities
Designing sustainable cities
By 2050, more than 70 percent of the world's population will live in cities. Stanford Natural Capital Project researchers have developed software that shows city planners where to invest in nature to improve people's lives and save billions of dollars.

Computer Science - Health - 21.06.2021
DARPA Selects CMU to Develop AI for Portable Ultrasound
Carnegie Mellon University Research team will put expert knowledge at the fingertips of frontline medics The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has selected Carnegie Mellon University

Computer Science - 18.06.2021
Significant Otter Helps Couples Communicate From the Heart
Carnegie Mellon University CMU, Snap researchers develop smartwatch app that uses heartrate to communicate Even though people stayed in touch during the pandemic's stay-at-home orders and social distancing, it was easy to feel out of touch with loved ones.

Event - Computer Science - 17.06.2021

Computer Science - Physics - 16.06.2021

Computer Science - Campus - 16.06.2021
New Imaging Center Pools the Know-How of Five EPFL Schools
New Imaging Center Pools the Know-How of Five EPFL Schools
EPFL has just opened a new imaging center to serve as a hub for state-of-the-art technology in imaging systems.

Computer Science - Campus - 15.06.2021
Artificial intelligence speeds land-use classification
Artificial intelligence speeds land-use classification
An EPFL Master's student has shown that artificial intelligence can be used to further automate the process of land-use classification in Switzerland, especially for rare and complicated land categories that until now have been classified manually.

Computer Science - Mathematics - 11.06.2021
How ETH students established the first all-female Olympiad in Informatics
How ETH students established the first all-female Olympiad in Informatics
Next week, the first European Girls' Olympiad in Informatics will take place in Zurich. The competition, which will have around 160 participants from 43 countries, is being organised by ETH students, who also came up with the original idea and are the driving force behind the event.

Environment - Computer Science - 11.06.2021
$1.2 million for two new Stanford research projects on energy/climate AI and environmental justice
Three Stanford University entities will fund two new research projects on using artificial intelligence and machine learning to make energy systems more sustainable, affordable, resilient and fair to all socioeconomic groups.

Computer Science - Campus - 10.06.2021

Campus - Computer Science - 10.06.2021
’It Feels like I’m Talking into a Void’: How Do We Improve the Virtual Classroom?
New UC San Diego research examines faculty and student attitudes towards online learning and possible avenues for improvement.

Computer Science - 09.06.2021
UofG cybersecurity projects win funding support
University of Glasgow researchers have won a significant share of £3.6m in new funding which aims to tackle cybersecurity at the edge of the internet.

Computer Science - Economics / Business - 09.06.2021

Computer Science - Campus - 08.06.2021

Law - Computer Science - 04.06.2021
Supreme Court ruling that limits hacking law supports U-M researcher
This week's U.S. Supreme Court decision in a case involving a police officer who used a database beyond the scope of his responsibility is being hailed as a victory for academic researchers and journalists who investigate discrimination by online platforms.

Computer Science - Mathematics - 02.06.2021
New algorithm for modern quilting
New algorithm for modern quilting
When it comes to the art of quilting, determining the feasibility and order of steps in advanced patterns can be notoriously complicated - and frustrating.

Computer Science - 02.06.2021
How memorable is your photo? A new tool will give you a score
Why are some photographs remembered and recognized, while others are quickly forgotten? University of Chicago researchers are leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning to search for an answer-and have developed a free tool that can predict how likely you are to remember a photo. Called " ResMem ," the state-of-the-art tool is the most accurate and sophisticated software of its kind.

Computer Science - Mathematics - 01.06.2021
Computer Vision: TU Graz Researchers Define New State of the Art
Computer Vision: TU Graz Researchers Define New State of the Art
Using the visual cortex as a model in the human brain, the research group led by ERC-award-winner Thomas Pock has developed new mathematical models and algorithms as the basis for faster and more intelligent image processing programs.

Computer Science - Physics - 28.05.2021
CEA-Leti Introduces Plastic mmWave System for Applications Requiring Ultra-Low Latency and Ultra-High-Speed Connectivity
MmWave systems operate in frequency ranges from 30 to 300 GHz. CEA-Leti's previous work in mmWave communications includes design and use of 5G networks on the MINATEC campus in Grenoble.

Health - Computer Science - 28.05.2021
Phone app to support patients coping with long covid
Phone app to support patients coping with long covid
People with long covid could be monitored with the aid of a ground-breaking mobile phone app and clinical website.

Computer Science - Event - 27.05.2021

Computer Science - Event - 27.05.2021

Architecture - Computer Science - 27.05.2021

Computer Science - 27.05.2021
Serving Diverse Digital Tech Users
Diversity and inclusion: these are important principles for higher education that make an impact in both the physical and digital world, and a key part of inclusion in digital spaces is a focus on accessibility.

Computer Science - 27.05.2021

Computer Science - Economics / Business - 26.05.2021

Computer Science - Mathematics - 26.05.2021
Transforming our understanding of deep learning
Transforming our understanding of deep learning
£3.5M programme will combine theory, modelling, data and computation to improve our understanding of deep learning, making it more accountable and transparent.

Campus - Computer Science - 26.05.2021
UofG students turn up the heat on conversational AI
A team of University of Glasgow postgraduate students is setting out to perfect the recipe for next-generation conversational assistants that perform multi-step tasks like cooking and home improvement.

Health - Computer Science - 25.05.2021

Economics / Business - Computer Science - 25.05.2021
XR advertising could be a consumer threat if left unchecked
Whether it's trying on lipstick or clothing online, using floor plan software to find out how furniture will fit in a new home or ordering a contactless Coke using a cell phone, businesses are continually finding new ways to promote their products and services using extended reality (XR) technology.

Health - Computer Science - 24.05.2021
New AI technology protects privacy
New AI technology protects privacy
Medical diagnostics algorithm identifies pneumonia in paediatric x-ray images AI algorithms can support medical personnel in diagnosing illnesses.

History / Archeology - Computer Science - 24.05.2021