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Kent strengthens relations with institutions in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia The University of Kent is building relationships with universities in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. Professor Ian McLoughlin (Head of School at Medway) and Dr Palani Ramaswamy (Reader) from the School of Computing visited the region in June. The purpose of the trip was to increase overseas student numbers and raise Kent’s international profile. The academics also discussed research collaborations and provi...

28 July 2017

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Honorary doctorate awarded to Simon Peyton Jones Computer scientist Professor Simon Peyton Jones has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Kent. Professor Peyton Jones is a British computer scientist who researches the implementation and applications of functional programming languages, particularly lazy functional programming. He received a Doctor of Science degree at Canterbury Cathedral on 13 July. He was awarded the degree after an oration by Professor Simon Thompson who cited...

24 July 2017

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Students awarded prizes for groundbreaking projects Students from the School of Computing were awarded prizes for outstanding achievements at their graduation ceremony at Rochester Cathedral. Project Prizes were awarded to Martins Irbe and Eunan Camilleri for the project Controlling a Drone with an EEG Headset and James Morrison for Nowcasting River Levels Using Artificial Neural Networks. The drone project created an application to allow a drone to be controlled by brain signals. The project s...

20 July 2017

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Looking forward to working more closely with universities in Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore @UniKentInternathttps://t.co/tdqVeAygQQ

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RT @UniKentCyberSec: Congratulations on the new achievement of @hooklee75, who will join @UniKentComp and @UniKentCyberSec in this November…

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Prof Simon Peyton Jones receives honorary doc from @UniKent @thompson_si cited his research and work @CompAtSch https://t.co/O4KUvcP5hI

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Last Updated: 25/07/2017