School of Computer Science & Informatics

chatty factories

Researchers to create “chatty factories” of the future

27 November 2017

New £1.5m project will create system in which products can “talk” to the factory floor in order to transform the modern manufacturing process

National Software Academy team members at awards ceremony

National Software Academy awarded for teaching excellence

23 November 2017

National Software Academy awarded for teaching excellence.

wordnet

WordNet Cymraeg helps lay foundations for Welsh language technologies

23 November 2017

New project to develop a new Welsh language database

Dr Pete Burnap

Centre fighting cybercrime opens in Cardiff

12 October 2017

A centre dedicated to tackling cybercrime formally opens in Cardiff next week.

Photograph of Samuel Martin

3D scanning robot wins Cardiff graduate top award

28 September 2017

Cardiff University computer science student named best in Europe in The Undergraduate Awards 2017

Top architects chosen for £23m maths and computer science centre

27 September 2017

University planning new centre of excellence for innovative teaching and research

Julie James visiting NSA

National Software Academy expansion secures long term investment in Newport

14 July 2017

Cardiff University’s National Software Academy to take up residence at the Information Station in Newport

NSA Award

National Software Academy wins Wales Technology Award

26 June 2017

The National Software Academy has fought off fierce competition to win the coveted ‘Trailblazer of the Year’ award in this year’s ESTnet Wales Technology Awards.

tab on computer showing Twitter URL

Detecting riots with Twitter

26 June 2017

Cardiff University research shows that events from the London riots in 2011 could be automatically detected over an hour quicker than they were reported to the police

Fam Jam

National Software Academy opens its doors to public for family fun day

21 June 2017

On Saturday 17 June, the National Software Academy in Newport successfully hosted Wales’ first ‘Family Jam’; an event designed to inspire the next generation of software engineers.

Children in IT workshop

National Software Academy opens its doors to public for family fun day

15 June 2017

Wales’ first ‘Family Jam’ event looks to inspire next generation of software engineers

EstNet

National Software Academy shortlisted for Technology Award

18 May 2017

The National Software Academy has been shortlisted in this year’s ESTnet Wales Technology Awards in the ‘Trailblazer of the Year’ category.

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Supercomputing Wales

27 April 2017

A new £15m supercomputing programme of investment has been announced by universities across Wales

Computer code

Cyber security centre of excellence to open at Cardiff University

24 April 2017

Cardiff University and Airbus launch first centre of its kind in Europe to tackle cyber-attacks on critical infrastructure

EPSRC

First EPSRC Inverse Problems Network Meeting to be held at Cardiff

6 April 2017

The first meeting of the EPSRC sponsored Inverse Problems Network will commence with lunch at on 24 April at Cardiff University.

A camera pointed at the Academy Manager, Matthew Turner

National Software Academy to feature on BBC Wales Today

5 April 2017

On Wednesday 5 April, The National Software Academy will feature as part of a BBC series on the Digital Economy in Wales.

Man inspecting of supercomputers

GW4 world-first supercomputer launched at national exhibition

30 March 2017

The supercomputer, known as Isambard, is being developed by GW4 researchers in collaboration with the Met Office and Cray Inc

The Turing Lecture 2017

IBM Research Vice President impresses at this year’s Turing Lecture

22 February 2017

On Tuesday 21st February, Cardiff University hosted the annual BCS Turing Lecture with this year’s speaker, Dr Guruduth Banavar; the Vice President of IBM Research.

tab on computer showing Twitter URL

Brexit hate crime

9 February 2017

Social Data Science Lab awarded £250,000 grant to set up centre to monitor Brexit-related hate crime on social media

Turing lectures 2017

Prestigious BCS Turing Lecture to return to Cardiff University

3 February 2017

The BCS Turing Lecture will return to Cardiff University with guest speaker, Dr Guruduth S. Banavar, the VP and Chief Science Officer of IBM Research, the largest industrial research organisation in the world.