Category Archives: Frontpage

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Lab PhD receives best paper award at the Turing Centenary Conference

Claudio Angione has received the best paper award at the Turing Centenary Conference in Manchester. The paper, ‘Computing with Metabolic Machines’, is joint work with Giovanni Carapezza, Jole Costanza, Pietro Lio’ and Giuseppe Nicosia. Claudio Angione is a member of … Continue reading

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Lab PhD awarded Google Europe Fellowship

Congratulations to Jisun An who has been awarded a Google Europe Fellowship in Social Computing. Jisun An is a member of the Systems Research Group under the supervision of Professor Jon Crowcroft.

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Lab PhD wins EuroSys 2012 Roger Needham PhD award

The Lab is pleased to announce that the EuroSys 2012 Roger Needham PhD award has been given to Derek Murray for ‘A Distributed Execution Engine Supporting Data-Dependent Control Flow’.  

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Cambridge tops Guardian University Guide 2013 league table

Cambridge has topped the Guardian University Guide league table for computer science. Universities are ranked according to spending per student; their staff/student ratio; graduate career prospects; what grades applicants need; a value-added score that compares students’ entry qualifications with their … Continue reading

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Computer Lab students scoop Qualcomm Innovation Fellowships

The Computer Laboratory is proud to announce that Tadas Baltrusaitis, Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez and Al- Mustafa Zaidi have been awarded Qualcomm Innovation Fellowships 2012. Qualcomm invited applications for Qualcomm Innovation Fellowships from outstanding PhD students in the Computer Laboratory, Information Engineering … Continue reading

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Computer Lab research student awarded Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

Congratulations to research student Vaiva Imbrasaite who has been awarded a Google Anita Borg Scholarship. Vaiva is a member of the Rainbow Graphics & Interaction Group, under the supervision of Professor Peter Robinson.

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Ubisense wins the double

Ubisense, founded by the Computer Laboratory’s Professor Andy Hopper, has won two prestigious UK Queen’s Awards; for International Trade and for Innovation. The first award for International Trade recognises Ubisense’s outstanding growth in overseas earnings, with export markets now representing … Continue reading

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CBBC Newsround checks out the Raspberry Pi

CBBC Newsround visits the Computer Laboratory to see the Raspberry Pi in action and how it can get kids inventing.

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Cambridge Computer Science undergraduate named ‘Cyber Security Champion’

Congratulations to first-year computer science undergraduate Jonathan Millican, who has been named the UK’s ‘Cyber Security Champion‘ following a competition sponsored by GCHQ and other industry heavyweights. Jonathan saw off competition from more than 30 other finalists in the competition … Continue reading

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Financial Times puts Raspberry Pi to the test

Cambridge’s Computer Laboratory has nurtured the Raspberry Pi through its development. With the release of the first boards, the Financial Times visited the Lab to put the Pi to the test. They challenged Philip Bielby from Jagex Game Studios, and … Continue reading

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