Accessibility Skip to Global Navigation Skip to Local Navigation Skip to Content Skip to Search Skip to Site Map Menu

News and events

Three More Accepted Papers for INFO Department Staff

Wednesday, 8 November 2017 9:47am

Nigel Stanger has one paper accepted for the upcoming APSEC2017 conference in Jiangsu, China, while Sherlock Licorish has recently been and will be attending CITRENZ2017 and ICCE2017.

^ Top of Page

Department Receives Marsden Grant (Prof Stephen Cranefield)

Tuesday, 7 November 2017 10:16am

Prof Stephen Cranefield received a $460,000 Marsden Grant for his project entitled "A computational theory of collective action."

^ Top of Page

Marsden Fund backs Otago’s research in best ever round

Friday, 3 November 2017 10:04am

University of Otago researchers have gained around $24m for 33 world-class research projects in the latest Marsden Fund annual round – the University’s most successful round ever.

^ Top of Page

Congratulations to Mohammed Alghamdi on completion of his PhD

Wednesday, 1 November 2017 9:45am

Mohammed proudly walked his freshly bound thesis to the Doctoral Office this week.

^ Top of Page

Our latest PhD graduand, Tom Laurenson

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 9:30am

Tom Laurenson walked his freshly bound thesis over to the clocktower last week.  

^ Top of Page

CSIS Seminar by Geoff Wyvill and Joshua La Pine

Friday, 13 October 2017 9:58am

Understanding Timbre: Science and Music

^ Top of Page

CSIS Seminar by Russel Mesbah

Friday, 6 October 2017 11:32am

In this talk, I will address three main issues of using CNNs for medical image semantic segmentation.

^ Top of Page

CSIS Seminar by Manjula Devananda

Friday, 29 September 2017 9:53am

Workload Management of a primary health centre through prediction using care-plans for long term conditions.

^ Top of Page

$1 million MBIE "Smart Idea" grant to advance augmented reality

Friday, 22 September 2017 3:45pm

A $1 million MBIE Endeavour "Smart Ideas" grant has been awarded to Department of Computer Science’s Dr Stefanie Zollmann and her team from Computer Science, Information Science and Physical Education for their research titled “Situated visualisation to enrich sports experience for on-site spectators”.

^ Top of Page

CSIS Seminar by Lizhi Peng, University of Jinan, China

Friday, 22 September 2017 1:37pm

In this talk, I will present a new probability learning based particle swarm optimization (PLPSO) algorithm for large-scale optimization.

^ Top of Page

CSIS Seminar By Professor Michael Winikoff

Friday, 15 September 2017 1:11pm

Autonomous systems are rapidly transitioning from labs into our lives. A crucial question concerns trust: in what situations will we (appropriately) trust such systems?

^ Top of Page

CSIS Seminar by Brendan McCane

Friday, 8 September 2017 1:03pm

What are deep networks good for? Find out at this weeks seminar.