How can a smart application recognise and reason about a human’s purposeful activities in order to be able to coach in a purposeful way? Esteban Guerrero, doctoral student at Umeå University, presents new computer-based methods for this that are based on activity-centric and argument-based theories....
Mobile devices are ubiquitous in our lives. That means the cloud must be too. How will telecommunications companies adapt in order to support our networked society?
Björn Adlerborn has defended his licentiate thesis entitled ”Parallel Algorithms and Library Software for the Generalized Eigenvalue Problem on Distributed Memory Computer Systems”.
Acoustic devices like mufflers and loudspeakers are all around us. In the design of such devices, computer simulations and numerical optimisation algorithms are becoming increasingly useful in order to shorten the product development time and decrease the number of physical prototypes. Esubalewe Lak...
Olumuyiwa Ibidunmoye has defended his licentiate thesis entitled ”Performance Problem Diagnosis in Cloud Infrastructures”.
Bo Kågström, senior professor of Computing Science at Umeå University has been appointed Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Fellow of 2016. He is being honoured for contributions to the understanding of matrix pencils and for leadership within the European high performance computing comm...
Linus Hägg has defended his licentiate thesis entitled ”Quasi-Arithmetic Filters for Topology Optimization”.
Selome Kostentinos Tesfatsion has defended her licentiate thesis entitled ”Energy-efficient Resource Provisioning for Cloud Data Centers”.
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