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2019.03.10 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

At the end of the year, Ole Lehrmann Madsen will return to CS as professor

At the end of the year, Ole Lehrmann Madsen will retire as CEO of Alexandra Instituttet and return to his professorship at the department. Ole will pursue a research project on implementing advanced Object-Oriented programming language concepts on small IoT devices.

From left: Ass. Prof. Claudio Orlandi, Prof. Ivan Damgård and Prof. Jesper Buus Nielsen. Foto: Jan Frederiksen, AU

2019.03.07 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Millions for new blockchain center to explore Web 3.0

The Cryptography and Security Group of Aarhus University has received DKK 8 million from the Carlsberg Foundation as part of the Center for Blockchains and Electronic Markets (BCM).

2019.03.04 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage, MADALGO

Prestigious international recognition to Kasper Green Larsen, who receives 2019 EATCS Presburger Award

As the first Dane ever, associate professor in computer science, Aarhus University, Kasper Green Larsen, received the international 2019 EATCS Presburger Award which is given for "outstanding contributions in theoretical computer science". The award is given once a year to one or more international researchers under 35. Kasper shares the award…

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2019.02.28 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Computer Science at AU is ranked #1 in Denmark!

We are proud to announce that QS World University Rankings has ranked the Department of Computer Science at Aarhus University as the number 1 Danish Computer Science Department in their 2019 listing. The department is ranked in top 100-150 in the world with a Danish top score on all 4 parameters measured. Overall, Aarhus University is ranked no.…

2019.02.20 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Student review: Why study computer science in Aarhus?

Meet three international students studying Computer Science at Aarhus University to get their perspective: Patrick Lewandowski from Germany (Masters), Maximilian Scheid from Germany (Masters) and Joao Belo from Portugal (Masters and PhD). The trio concur that the strong academic reputation of the Computer Science department is the main reason they…

2019.02.19 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

New digital society for young girls

DigiPippi is a social and digital society for girls aged 7-13 who are interested in technology, IT and digital media. Five Wednesdays, starting tomorrow, the group of girls will visit the department to learn more about IT. The girls will be taught by female role models who either study or work in IT.

Henrik Wann Jensen, Photo: private

2019.02.07 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

Henrik Wann Jensen new Honorary Professor

Henrik Wann Jensen has just been appointed Honorary Professor at the Department of Computer Science. Henrik Wann Jensen is an international leading researcher within Computer Graphics. He is, among other things, known for global illumination, photon mapping, and subsurface scattering, methods, which are used for rendering photo-realistic scenes…

Søren Grum, Kristian Emil Larsen and Rasmus Skovdal from Relion

2019.02.06 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

InnoFounder to Relion

CONGRATULATIONS to Søren Grum, Kristian Emil Larsen, Jacob Crawford and Rasmus Skovdal aka Relion who has received 645.000 kr. from Innovation Fund Denmark’s InnoFounder programme as one of only 21 selected startups.

2019.02.01 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media, COBRA

Opening of Concordium Blockchain Research Center Aarhus

The Concordium Blockchain Research Centre at Aarhus University opens on 1 February 2019. The centre will be researching into blockchain technology, with focus on security, transparency and general usability. The Concordium Foundation is donating funding of DKK 50 million (EUR 6.6 million) over five years.

2019.01.16 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

VR is used for much more than just computer games

[article in Danish] The world of illusions in VR get combined with reality to fight racism and treat violent criminals. Postdoc Tiare Feuchtner explains how her VR research is used for a greater good.

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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…

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.

2019.08.21 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Welcome to our 191 new bachelor students

Today, is the first day for 191 new bachelor students at Department of Computer Science. We look forward to meeting your all, and hope you will have a great and educational time at the department!

2019.08.01 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

More women in IT programs

The number of women enrolled in IT programs at Aarhus University has increased by 31 percent since 2016. This is more than at the national level.

2019.08.01 | CPV

Welcome Alex Kavvos

On August 1, Alex Kavvos joined CPV as Postdoc. Alex studied Computer Science at the University of Oxford and completed a DPhil (PhD equivalent) in 2017. Following that, he moved to New England to work at Wesleyan University as a postdoc in Homotopy Type Theory. Alex is interested in the logical foundations of programming languages and computing…

2019.08.01 | CPV

Welcome Zesen Qian

On August , Zesen Qian, joined CPV as a PhD student. Zesen completed my master degree at Carnegie Mellon University in the autumn of 2019, before that he completed his bachelor degree at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Welcome!

2019.07.15 | COBRA

COBRA Supporting Crypto 2019

2019.07.09 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Great interest in studying IT at Aarhus University

The 2019 applications to AU show a great interest in studying IT. This year, Science and Technology has opened 3 new IT programmes that will be filled. Computer Science is still the subject with most application across the faculty. We look forward to welcoming our new students in August.

2019.07.05 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Application for student offices is open

All Computer Science and IT Product Development students can now apply for an office at the department for next semester. Deadline is August 12.

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