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Success for Cambridge team at final of Google’s Hash Code 2017

Congratulations to team МЕТАШСА (PhD student Petar Veličković along with Part IB students Marko Stanković and Dimitrije Erdeljan) who came fifth in the final of Google’s Hash Code 2017. The competition was open to all university students and professionals across … Continue reading

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Advait Sarkar receives CSAR award

The Cambridge Society for the Application of Research has announced that Advait Sarkar is one of 12 PhD students from the University of Cambridge to receive a CSAR Student Award for 2017. Advait was a member of the the Rainbow … Continue reading

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Cristina Muñoz receives best paper award at NetSys 2017

Cristina Muñoz has received a best paper award at NetSys 2017 for his paper‘I(FIB)F: Iterated Bloom Filters for Routing in Named Data Networks’. The paper is joint work with Liang Wang and Jon Crowcroft both of the University of Cambridge, … Continue reading

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Part IB Group Design Project winners announced

Congratulations to all the Part IB project design groups who put on a fantastic display at the March 8th demonstrations. Team Juliet (George Andersen, Luke Baxter, George Prosser, Peter Rugg, Sunny Sun, and Niamh Walsh) scooped this year’s Technical Prize. … Continue reading

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Computer Lab team awarded bronze medal at Hack Cambridge Recurse

Congratulations to Catalina Cangea, Laurynas Karazija, Edgar Liberis and Petar Veličković who were awarded a bronze medal at Cambridge Hack Recurse. Around 300 students from around the world descended on Cambridge over the weekend of 28-29 January 2017 for Hack … Continue reading

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Success for Lab teams at Northwestern Europe Regional Contest

Team Me[∰]tallica (PhD student Petar Veličković along with Part IB students Marko Stanković and Dimitrije Erdeljan) were awarded a silver medal at Northwestern Europe Regional Contest (NWERC 2016). A bronze medal was awarded to Team mpttpm (Part II students Momchil … Continue reading

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A tribute to Negar Miralaei

Staff and students at the Computer Laboratory were deeply saddened to learn of the untimely death of Negar Miralaei. Negar was a fourth year PhD student soon to submit her dissertation. Her supervisor Dr Timothy Jones said “Negar loved to … Continue reading

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Dr Mateja Jamnik to receive a Royal Society 2016 Athena award.

Dr Mateja Jamnik will receive a Royal Society 2016 Athena award in a ceremony at the Royal Society’s annual diversity conference on 31 October 2016. Dr Jamnik receives the award for founding women@CL, an initiative targeted at computer science which … Continue reading

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Dr Andy Harter awarded prestigious Faraday Medal

Visiting Industrial Fellow Dr Andy Harter has been awarded the Faraday Medal, the most prestigious award of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). The Faraday Medal dates back to 1922, and is awarded for notable scientific or industrial achievement … Continue reading

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Advait Sarkar receives highly commended award at VL/HCC 2016

Advait Sarkar has received a highly commended award at the 2016 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC) for his paper ‘Visual discovery and model-driven explanation of time series patterns’. The paper is joint work with Alan Blackwell, … Continue reading

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