PhD student researching computer science in school

18 June 2014 A UC postgraduate student is investigating computer science in schools to see if all students can get the opportunity of trying out the subject. (read article)

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Artificial Intelligence Research Lab

The AI research group is interested in a variety of research topics including, machine learning, artificial life, and evolutionary computation. Read more>>

Dependability Security Lab

Dependability Security Lab

We co-ordinate and support work in the areas of dependability, security and privacy, resiliency and survivability. Read more>>

Computer Science Unplugged

Computer Science Unplugged

CS Unplugged is a collection of free learning activities that teach Computer Science through engaging games and puzzles that use cards, string, crayons and lots of running around.. Read more>>

PlanetLab NZ

PlanetLab NZ

PlanetLab is the global experimental networking facility, designed for conducting cutting-edge research on current and future network technologies, such as Next Generation Networks (NGNs), Next Generation Internet (NGI), and Future Internet. Read more>>

Intelligent Computer Tutoring Group

Intelligent Computer Tutoring Group

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HCI & Multimedia Lab

HCI & Multimedia Lab

Our goal is to understand human-factors in computer use, and to use this knowledge to create interfaces that are faster to learn, more efficient to use, and more subjectively satisfying than the current state of the art. Read more>>

Computer Graphics and Image Processing

Computer Graphics and Image Processing

The goal of this research group is to contribute to the advancement of research in the following areas:

  • Real-time rendering algorithms
  • Biomedical image processing
  • Mobile 3D graphics algorithms

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Project Akaroa

Simulation Research Group

Akaroa2, the ongoing research project of the Simulation Research Group, is aimed at developing automated distributed simulation, for performance evaluation studies of modern multimedia telecommunication networks, by using the distributed computing power. Read more>>

‘Computer Science is really practical and allows you to use your imagination...’

Janina Voigt Master of Science in Computer Science
PhD student, University of Cambridge, UK
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Best Student Paper Award

2014-7-10: Congratulations to Amir Shareghi Najar, Tanja Mitrovic and Bruce M. McLaren for winning the James Chen Best Student Paper Award at UMAP2014 for their paper "Adaptive support versus alternating worked examples and tutored problems: Which leads to better learning?"

Claude McCarthy Fellowship

2014-06-03: PhD student Jin B. Hong receives the Claude McCarthy Fellowship for conference travel, the 2014 Todd Foundation Awards for Excellence Scholarship and the student travel grant to attend the 44th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks, in the USA.  Read more »

Honourable Mention Awards for their full papers at the ACM CHI Conference

2014-02-18: Recent PhD recipient Stephen Fitchett and postdoctoral fellow Mathieu Nancel have both received Honourable Mention Awards for their full papers at the ACM CHI Conference. The HCI Lab had five papers accepted to the conference, with three receiving Honourable Mention Awards (reserved for at most 5% of submissions).

Congratulations to Amir Shareghi Najar

2013-11-29: Congratulations to Amir Shareghi Najar, whose paper "Do Novices and Advanced Students Benefit Differently from Worked Examples and ITS?" won the ICCE 2013 Best Student Paper award in Bali! Read more »

PhD student of Network Research Group awarded Travel Grant

2013-07-17: PhD student of Network Research Group awarded Travel Grant to attend International Teletraffic Congress in Shanghai. Read more »

Mitrovic elected

2013-07-12: Professor Tanja Mitrovic elected as President of the AI in Education Society

Best Paper awards at CHI conference

2013-02-26: Canterbury Computer Science PhD students receive best paper awards at top CHI conference.

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