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2019.06.28 | Featured, CS frontpage, Ceremony / opening, Alumni, Public/media, Students

Congratulations to class of 2019

Friday June 28th, family, friends and teachers gathered at Department of Computer Science to celebrate the graduation of 56 new masters in Computer Science and IT Product Development.

Group photo of international students visiting LEGO House during the CS Visit from May 22-24.

2019.06.26 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Internationals are crazy about Aarhus

In May, all EU/EØS applicants offered admission at the department were invited for a three-day visit to Aarhus. During the visit, the potential master students got to know more about the department, Aarhus University and city where they maybe will spend – at least – the next two year of their lives. 70% of the visitors have accepted the offer to…

2019.06.11 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

Danish Hub for Cyber Security

Department of Computer Science is part of Danish Hub for Cybersecurity, a new nationwide hub for cyber security that will create synergy and coordinate ongoing initiatives. Danish Hub for Cyber Security will accelerate innovation and development within cyber security for start-ups and other Danish companies by building and supporting an ecosystem…

2019.05.28 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Honorable mention to PhD dissertation from the department

Congratulations to former PhD student Christoffer Quist Adamsen (now Software Engineer at Google) who has been selected by the Executive Committee of ACM SIGSOFT and its selection committee for this year’s honorable mention for the ACM Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award. The SIGSOFT Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award is presented…

2019.05.24 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media, MADALGO

Teacher of the year for the THIRD time

Congratulations to Gerth Stølting Brodal who was just named teacher of the year at Computer Science day 2019. This is the third time Gerth is teacher of the year, as he also won the title in 2012 and 2017. See all the CS award winners here.

2019.05.13 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Capture the Flag Event

For the first time ever, the Department of Computer Science at Aarhus University hosted a Capture the Flag competition, where contestants participated in 24 hours of trying to break Cyber Security.

2019.05.10 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media, Students

Award: Teacher of the year 2019

Five teachers are nominated for the Teacher of the Year award 2019 at the Department of Computer Science. All enrolled students at Computer Science and IT Product Development are eligible for voting and have the opportunity to participate in the poll. The students will receive an email with a link to the poll and we encourage every student to…

Kristoffer Arnsfelt Hansen. Photo: private

2019.05.10 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

2.4 million from DFF to Kristoffer Arnsfelt Hansen

Congratulations to Associate Professor Kristoffer Arnsfelt Hansen who has been granted DKK 2.4 mill from the Independent Research Fund Denmark to do research in computational complexity in relation to game theory. The project will consider the computational complexity of equilibria and fixed points. He will study the complexity of equilibrium…

Photo: VILLUM FONDEN

2019.05.09 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media, CPV

Villum Investigators honored

Lars Birkedal and 10 other recognized scientists – and newly appointed Villum Investigators - were honored 2 May 2019. Together, they have received DKK 410 million from VILLUM FONDEN for research projects ranging from climate to cybersecurity.

2019.05.07 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

Around 100 quota 2 applicants visited computer science on Saturday May 4

For the second time, the Department of Computer Science conducted quota 2 admission tests. The test will help ensure that the department’s new students have some good academic prerequisites and a strong motivation. This year, 68 computer science applicants and 25 IT product development applicants were tested in their study ability, and gained an…

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2019.10.01 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Distinguished talk by alumni Mads Torgersen: Herding Nulls, and other stories from the future of C#

If null reference exceptions are toothpaste, can we still get them back in the tube? Let’s look at some of the things we are doing to C# now and in the future, focusing on features that may be interesting to hear about even if you are not already a C# programmer.

2019.09.28 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Winners of the 2019 Danish Robot Olympiad Qualifier

High schools, from all over Denmark, competed yesterday in a qualification tournament to represent Denmark at the international First Global Robot competition. CONGRATULATIONS to the winning team from Aalborg Technical High School. They will compete against 175+ nations at the finals in Dubai.

2019.09.27 | COBRA

COBRA represented at LatinCrypt 2019

On October 3, 2019, the paper The Simplest Multi-key Linearly Homomorphic Signature Schemes will be presented at LatinCrypt 2019. The paper is partly supported by COBRA and has Assistant Professor and PI at COBRA Diego Aranha one of it's authors.  

2019.09.27 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

Ada Lovelace Day and ALICE Network Launch event

On October 8th, ALICE will host an afternoon event celebrating both Ada Lovelace, women in STEM, and not least the launch of ALICE.

2019.09.25 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Best paper award

Congratulations to Peyman Afshani who received the ESA best paper award for Fragile Complexity of Comparison-Based Algorithms at the ALGO 2019 in Munich. In the paper, Afshani et al. initiate a study of algorithms with a focus on the computational complexity of individual elements, and introduce the fragile complexity of comparison-based…

2019.09.20 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Algorithm can find your perfect study partner!

One of the most important things to get for a successful start at university is a well-functioning study group. The HatchIt resident UniHelpr has created an algorithm that can assemble study groups based on personality and skills. This year, AU has used the algorithm for more than 2,000 students.

2019.09.13 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

FTP project to Panos Karras

Congratulations to Panos Karras who has been awarded a FTP grant the form of DKK 2.730.196 for this project entitled "Harnessing Influences in Networks".

2019.09.12 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Are you Denmark's best programmer?

Then sign up for the Danish championship in programming, which will be hosted at the department on October 5. For more info, see facebook.com/datalogi

2019.09.06 | Public/media, CS frontpage, Featured, COBRA

On September 5th IDA hosted the Driving IT conference in Aarhus

Professor Jesper Buus Nielsen gave the opening speech. He gave a talk about the inside of the engine of the third generation blockchains, and the work they are doing at The Concordium Blockchain Research Center at Aarhus University, working with the Concordium Blockchain Network. The network is an example of the upcoming third generation…

2019.09.05 | COBRA

COBRA at Driving IT Aarhus 2019

On September 5, 2019, Jesper Buus Nielsen will be keynote speaker at the conference Driving IT Aarhus with the talk "A Look Inside the Engine of the Third Generation Blockchains" about 3. generation blockchains and how The Concordium Blockchain Network develop their blockchain based on scientific research regarding energy…

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