A project funded by the Undergraduate Research Assistant Scheme has successfully completed the first stage of interdisciplinary work, between the Institute of Mediaeval Studies and the School of Computer Science. The long-term aim is to digitise and analyse early French bibles.
The Summer of Data is a series of meetings to be held at the University of St Andrews in 2017. These meetings aim to bring together researchers and scholars from different disciplines with expertise in data science. The first meeting will focus on location-based data, and will take place on Monday 26th, June.
The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Data Science is now inviting applications for 10 fully-funded PhD studentships at the University of Edinburgh, to start in September 2017. Students with a strong background in computer science, mathematics, physics, or engineering are particularly encouraged to apply.
A paper that may be of general interest.
Dr Wayne Haynes will be visiting St Andrews on Wed 28 September; his talk (abstract below) will take place at 3pm in Maths lecture theatre C — Please note the change of venue.
For St Andrews researchers, were currently surveying our research data management tooling and requirements. Please take a moment to fill in the survey: details are available here.
The 14th International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN XIV), is organised by Edinburgh Napier University and will be held at the John McIntyre Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK from 17-21 September 2016.