Department News

New staff will work with NLAFET project

2016-09-09
New staff members at Computing Science. Both Mirko Myllykoski and Angelika Schwarz joined us this week and will strengthen the team working on the NLAFET EU Horizon 2020 project, which is coordinated by Bo Kågström and Lennart Edblom.

New PhD training program in Social Robotics

2016-09-05
The Department of Computing Science at Umea University will coordinate SOCRATES, a PhD training program for 15 young researchers, created to develop the field of Social Robotics with an application focus on Robotics in Eldercare.

Machine Learning Seminar Series

2016-09-01
Fall term 2016 the Department of Computing Science hosts a Machine Learning Seminar Series. The series consists of (guest) lectures on Machine Learning topics related to the research interests of the department.

Thomas Hellström new professor

2016-07-01
Thomas Hellström has been promoted to full professor in computing science at Umeå University.

Johan Tordsson receives Nordea Science Prize

2016-07-01
Johan Tordsson, Senior lecturer (associate professor) at the Department of Computing Science, Umeå University, is awarded Nordea Science Prize in 2016.

Johan Tordsson receives Nordea Science Prize

2016-06-29
Johan Tordsson, Senior lecturer (associate professor) at the Department of Computing Science, Umeå University, is awarded Nordea Science Prize in 2016.

When “smart” apps become smart for real

2016-06-02
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....

Telco Cloud: cloudy with a chance

2016-05-30
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?

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