2016.03.18 | CS frontpage, People , Research news, Featured, Public/media, Staff, Students, Alumni, Awards
Professor Lars Birkedal has received 3.3 Mkr from the Villum Foundation in support of a research project on Guarded Homotopy Type Theory. The goal of the project is to develop new theories for and prototypes of proof assistants, which can be used within both mathematics and computer science. The project will fund co-applicant visiting…
2016.03.09 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
With five million DKK from the Villum Foundation and 1.64 million DKK from Aarhus University Research Foundation Assistant Professor Kasper Green Larsen from Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University can put together a group that is to try to crack the nut on how quickly you can search, calculate and analyze huge data volumes.
2016.03.08 | CTIC, CS frontpage, CFEM , Featured, Public/media
From May 30 to June 3, 2016, CFEM and CTIC are hosting a workshop on the theory and practice of MPC, bringing together experts in all aspects of the subject. The workshop is organized in collaboration with the MPCPRO project. The workshop is open for all participants but the target audience is PhD students, postdocs and faculty members.
2016.02.25 | People , CFEM , CTIC, Featured, Staff event, Seminar, Conference, Staff, Public/media, Alumni
Ivan Damgård is Denmark's Godfather of cryptography! Ivan's research has made a major impact on the crypto scene worldwide, making him one of the most prolific and influential authors in the cryptographic research community. This 2-day symposium will be covering all aspects of modern cryptography to celebrate the work of Ivan Damgård on account of…
2016.02.12 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
Department of Computer Science creates together with a number of universities and corporate partners a new large data-driven research centre, DABAI to add innovation to the society using Big Data financed by Innovation Fund Denmark.
2016.02.11 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
On January 31 Professor Mogens Nielsen resigned from his position at Aarhus University, and will in future be affiliated with the Department of Computer Science as emeritus professor.
2016.02.05 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
To celebrate that Gerth Stølting Brodal and Olivier Danvy have been appointed professors at the Department of Computer Science, the department hosts their Inauguration talks on February 12, 2016.
2016.01.22 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
Kasper Green Larsen, Department of Computer Science, has been awarded DKK 5 million for the ‘Algorithm Limitations’ project.
2016.01.21 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
Ira Assent and Susanne Bødker received an AUFF grant for their project entitled "FounData: Creating tools and methods for Data Foundations". The project has been funded as part of the AUFF NOVA scheme
2016.01.20 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
Kasper Green Lasen and Aslan Askarov received an Assistant Professor Starting Grant and an Associate Professor Starting Grant respectively
2016.04.05 | Staff
The university is once again participating in the annual DHL Race (DHL Stafet) taking place August 18th at Mindeparken. It’s a fun and active thing to do together as colleagues regardless if your racing for competition or on a more ‘hyggelig’ basis J The DHL race gathers more than 47.000 people over three individual running days, all participating…
2016.03.02 | Awards
2016.02.01 | CFEM
The start-up company Sepior has received 18 million kroner capital injection from The SME Instrument to further develop their cloud encryption solution to be used in e.g. Dropbox, eBoks and Gmail. The company – and the product – is the result of a joint research project at Aarhus University and the Alexandra Institute. Partners in Sepior are Ivan…
2016.01.21 | Staff
Since 1st January 2016, Michael is back at CS. Michael is associate professor (in programming and programming didactics) and have been employed at the department since 1998. For the past seven years Michael served as director of Centre for Science Education (CSE) and before that for almost six years as director of It-vest, Networking…
2015.12.18 | News type, CFEM , CTIC
We wish you and your families a merry Christmas and a happy new year. We are looking forward to 2016!
2015.12.18 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
A new digital map developed by SCALGO in a collaboration with the University of Aarhus can predict where rain water runs when we are hit by floods. It gives new possibilities for knowing how cities should be climate adjusted.
2015.12.17 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media, CFEM , CTIC
Jakob Bjerre Jakobsen's computer science thesis confirms that if you face having to make your own app that encrypts chat or other computer program that guarantees conversations via encryption, it is safer to use a proven, state-of-the-art product.
2015.12.16 | Staff
Wednesday November 25, we had to sadly say farewell to Birgit, who after 36 years at AU chose to retire. Birgit has always been an invaluable help in the library, whom we will miss deeply.
2015.12.14 | Awards, CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media
The Danish Council for Independent Research (DFF) has just awarded DFF-Research Talent grants. Among the recipients are Thomas William Dinsdale-Yong and Kasper Svendsen, who are both postdocs at Department of Computer Science, AU.
2015.11.30 | People , Faculty, CS frontpage, Staff, Public/media, Featured
It is with great pride and pleasure that the Department of Computer Science has appointed two new Professors from the departments’ permanent staff. Congratulations to Gerth Stølting Brodal and Olivier Danvy.