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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 | 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.

Peyman Afshani, Ass. Professor at Aarhus University

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…

2019.08.26 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

ST TAP award winner

This year the AU, Science and Technology TAP Award went to Special consultant Søren Poulsen from the Departement of Computer Science for his unique contribution to the department over the past 12 years.

2019.08.22 | CPV, Public/media, Featured

Distinguished Paper Award

Congratulations to PhD student Daniel Gratzer! Daniel has just received a Distinguished Paper Award for at ICFP 2019, for the paper Implementing a Modal Dependent Type Theory.

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2019.11.18 | CS frontpage, Public/media, Featured

Alumni is IT developer talent 2019

Congratulations to alumni Martin Mortensen, who was named IT Developer Talent 2019. IT talent is a competition hosted by Version2, Ingeniøren and Jobfinder where the IT Talents 2019 - in the categories consultant, developer and project manager - are announced.

2019.11.15 | CPV, Public/media

Official center opening

On December 18, Aarhus University will celebrate five new VILLUM Investigators, including Lars Birkedal. At the celebration, the five VILLUM Investigators will give a short talk about their research, which is followed by a reception for friends, family and colleagues.

2019.11.15 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Aarhus is the best student city in Denmark

According to a new survey, the city of Aarhus is the best student city in Denmark. Aarhus scored high across several key parameters: Career Opportunities, Education Institution Quality and City Reputation. All of them are categories that prospective students value the most.

2019.11.13 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media, COBRA

Meet the man behind the new Danish blockchain

Jesper Buus Nielsen and his team work hard on their blockhcain research. The plan is for Concordium to launch their product in 2020, and if all go according to plan it could revolutionize the way deals and transactions are verified - and make DK a pioneer country within fintech [article in Danish].

2019.11.10 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Young women are crazy about IT and technology

For the 14th time, the Department of Computer Science at Aarhus University opened its doors to IT Camp for girls. This year there has been a huge interest for exchanging the autumn holiday with IT Camp, and with 55 participants from all over the country, the organisers can report a record-high number of participants.

2019.11.04 | COBRA

COBRA presenting for Datalogiforeningen

On Saturday November 2nd, the COBRA researchers Bas Spitters and Danil Annenkov gave a presentation about blockchain technology for the Danish association Datalogiforeningen. Further details about the event and the association can be found here:  https://www.datalogforeningen.dk/stormoede-2019-indbydelse/

2019.10.31 | CPV

Iris Workshop

On October 28 and 29, 43 participants visited Aarhus University for the first edition of the Iris workshop will be held in Aarhus and it will be focused on Iris-related research. The workshop had a full program for two days, and many stayed longer for informal discussions and interaction.

2019.10.30 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

STIBO grant to Svend Christian Svendsen

Congratulations to PhD student Svend Christian Svendsen who has received a travel scholarship from the STIBO foundation. Svend will use his DKK 25.000 for his stay abroad at Duke University in North Carolina.

2019.10.28 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

How big data can help combat the effects of climate change

In a pilot project, SCALGO and the Danish Meteorological Institute have launched a new national flood risk forecasting tool. The algorithm in the tool is based on research from Lars Arge's group at the department.

2019.10.28 | COBRA

COBRA at Driving IT 2019

On Friday November 1st, Postdoc Sabine Oechsner will give a talk about Blockchain Research at Aarhus University at the annual conference for IT professionals Driving IT 2019. In the talk Sabine will give an overview of the research activities in COBRA. Driving IT 2019 is hosted by IDA, a Danish association for technology, natural…

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