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Expert comment: Government's AI tool will help in online terror fight In response to the government unveiling an AI tool that can be used to block terrorist content before it uploaded to the web Professor of Computing Ian McLoughlin has said that the success of the technology will only improve over time as it continues to learn. 'While the company behind this algorithm is extremely sensitive to revealing any details, we know that it's based on machine learning technology. From the g...

13 February 2018

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Placement Officer wins Kent photography competition Katie Van Sanden, Placement Officer in the School of Computing, has been announced as a winner in the Vice-Chancellor’s photographic competition. Staff, students and alumni were invited to submit photographs that captured the essence of the beautiful cities in the UK and Europe where the University of Kent has campuses and centres. Katie’s photograph ‘Artist at work amongst the pillars of Rome’ was one of 130 entries and was announced...

5 February 2018

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Information retrieval and web search expert joins School of Computing The School of Computing has added to its talented staff with the appointment of Shoaib Jameel, a Lecturer based at the Medway Campus. As well as teaching on the Computing programmes, Shoaib will be an active member of the Data Science Group, continuing his research in probabilistic topic models, Bayesian nonparametric statistics, vector space embeddings, natural language processing, optimization, and inf...

29 January 2018

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Last Updated: 14/11/2017