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Paper lie detector

Scientists develop lie detector test for written text

26 October 2018

New tool can identify fake police statements in cases of robbery with over 80 per cent accuracy

Hacker

How online technologies are transforming transnational organised crime

24 October 2018

Academics to analyse evolving methods of serious cyber-crime via £450,000 ESRC grant

Karen Holford

Supercomputing programme launches in Wales

12 October 2018

Cardiff University-led programme will enable the country to compete globally for research and innovation projects

Burnt scroll

Scientists ‘virtually unravel’ burnt 16th century scroll

3 October 2018

Improved computer techniques allow hidden text inside of severely damaged historic scroll to be revealed, prompting scientists to call for more unreadable artefacts to investigate

Cyber security event

Pupils urged to pursue cyber security careers

19 September 2018

One-day course aims to inspire new generation of experts to keep us safe in the digital age

Safety app

Mathematicians calculate the safest way home

18 September 2018

Researchers develop algorithms to successfully predict the likelihood of road accidents, opening up the possibility of a mobile app to guide pedestrians along the safest instead of quickest route

Robots

Could AI robots develop prejudice on their own?

7 September 2018

Computer science and psychology experts suggest discrimination is also a non-human phenomenon that could make autonomous machines susceptible

Dr Pete Burnap

Wales awarded first cyber security centre of excellence

22 August 2018

Cardiff University is recognised as an Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research by the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre

New computer science and maths building

Consultation on new building

27 July 2018

University seeks views on purpose-built facility for Schools of Computer Science and Mathematics

National Academy Software students

Closing the IT skills gap

18 July 2018

First cohort of students graduate from Cardiff University’s National Software Academy