Monthly Archives: March 2011

Computer Laboratory to start full recycling scheme

The Computer Laboratory will operate a full recycling system from April. All waste will be taken to a central recycling site, where it will be sorted. The new recycling system will include food waste and building users are requested to … Continue reading

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Network outages and consequences

As of about the 11th of March, we have been having a number of problems with servers crashing, machines misbehaving, network dropouts, things going slowly, etc. We believe this to be due to some sort of local networking problem with the … Continue reading

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Anil Madhavapeddy wins Verisign grant

Anil Madhavapeddy is one of four researchers chosen to receive a Verisign grant of US$75,000 to pursue projects aimed at strengthening Internet infrastructure. The winners were chosen in four categories with Anil the winner in the DNS Security category for … Continue reading

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Tom Cashman wins Eurographics dissertation award

Eurographics, the European Association for Computer Graphics, has chosen Tom Cashman 2010 dissertation as one of this year’s three award winners. Tom’s dissertation, “NURBS-compatible subdivision surfaces”, had previously been the runner-up in the 2010 BCS Distinguished Dissertation competition. The citation … Continue reading

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Robert Watson and Jonathan Anderson scoop Cambridge Ring Hall of Fame Award 2011.

Robert Watson and Jonathan Anderson have won the Publication of the Year Award 2011, at the Cambridge Ring’s Hall of Fame Awards, for ‘Capsicum: Practical Capabilities for UNIX’. This research in operating system and application security was performed in collaboration with Ben … Continue reading

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