Monthly Archives: September 2015

Ross Anderson named winner of 2015 SIGSAC Outstanding Innovation award

Ross Anderson, Professor of Security Engineering, has been named the winner of the 2015 SIGSAC Outstanding Innovation award. The award is given for outstanding and innovative technical contributions to the field of computer and communication security that have had lasting … Continue reading

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Professor John Daugman elected to Academy Fellowship

John Daugman OBE FREng, Professor of Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in recognition of his outstanding contribution to engineering.

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RA Sam Aaron teaches BBC DJ to compose music using Sonic Pi

Lab Research Associate Sam Aaron can often be found in school classrooms teaching children to create music by writing code using Sonic Pi. However, recently he welcomed a slightly older pupil, BBC Radio 1 and BBC 1Xtra DJ MistJam. The … Continue reading

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Oliver Chick wins APSys15 best paper award

PhD student Oliver Chick has received the Best Paper Award at APSys15. The paper, ‘Shadow Kernels: A General Mechanism For Kernel Specialization in Existing Operating Systems’, is joint work with Lucian Carata, James Snee, Nikilesh Balakrishnan and Ripduman Sohan.

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