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  • 3 Jul 2018
    Eight publications on machine learning presented at world’s best conferences

    Eight publications on machine learning, by researchers from the Institute of Informatics, are accepted by the upcoming leading International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) and Uncertainty in Artificial ...

  • 19 Jun 2018
    ICAI lecture: A navigational approach to health

    Ramesh Jain will give a lecture on Wednesday 4 July 2017 11:00 - 12:00 Science Park 904, Room C0.110

  • 19 Jun 2018
    UvA-students presented research in optimisation algorithms

    Romi Geleijn, Marrit van der Meer, Quinten van der Post, Reitze Jansen, Yannick Vinkesteijn and Wouter Vrielink, UvA-bachelorstudents from the Minor Programmeren and the bachelor BètaGamma, presented the results of ...

  • 1 Jun 2018
    Vidi grant awarded to 11 UvA and AMC researchers

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant worth 800,000 euros to 11 experienced researchers from the University of Amsterdam and Academic Medical Center (AMC-UvA). The grant ...

  • 31 May 2018
    Frank Nack chosen as UvA’s 2018 Lecturer of the Year

    Frank Nack was officially named as the UvA’s 2018 Lecturer of the Year during the Education Day on Thursday, 31 May. Frank Nack is the programme director of the MSc in Information Studeies at the Faculty of Science.

  • 1 May 2018
    ICAI launched and the signing of AIRLab

    On Thursday 26 April, Maarten de Rijke launched the Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence (ICAI). Followed up with the start of AIRLab, a collaboration with Ahold Delhaize.

  • 26 Apr 2018
    Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence officially launched

    Science and business in the Netherlands are joining forces in the field of artificial intelligence. Today, the Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence (ICAI) will be officially launched at Amsterdam Science ...

  • 24 Apr 2018
    Scientists plan major European AI-hub

    Max Welling, professor of Machine Learning at the University of Amsterdam, is among a group of European leading scientists with plans to establish a vast multinational institute devoted to world-class artificial ...

  • 24 Apr 2018
    New method predicts emergent behaviour in complex systems

    An international team of researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the University of Geneva has shown that information processing features can accurately predict the emergent behaviour of complex ...

  • 19 Apr 2018
    Your digital twin: closer than you think

    Imagine your doctor has a digital copy of you stored in his or her computer. Your digital twin is like a volunteer that is always there for you, on which treatment of any disease you may have can be tested. This ...

  • 3 Apr 2018
    Controlling growth and form of carbonate crystals

    An international team of researchers including Jaap Kaandorp of the University of Amsterdam show new results about bio-inspired controlled crystal growth using experiments and computational models. The research is ...

  • 22 Mar 2018
    Zeno Geradts voted President-elect of AAFS

    The American Academy of Forensic Sciences unanimously voted Professor Zeno Geradts as President-Elect. Geradts is a Senior Forensic Scientist at the Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI) and chair by special ...

  • 15 Mar 2018
    Six publications on computer vision presented at IEEE-conference

    Six publications on computer vision, by researchers from the Informatics Institute, are accepted by the leading IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). This is a new record for a Dutch ...

  • 13 Mar 2018
    Frank Nack is Faculty of Science's Lecturer of the Year 2018

    Frank Nack, lecturer and programme director in the Master's programme Information Studies, has been named the faculty winner of the Lecturer of the Year election by Faculty of Science students. John van Boxel and Leo ...

  • 13 Mar 2018
    ‘Top Programme’ honour for System and Network Engineering

    The Master’s programme ‘System and Network Engineering’ of the Faculty of Science is again designated as ‘Top Programme’ by the Universities Study Guide 2018.

  • 22 Feb 2018
    BackToBasic 2018

    BackToBasic is the annual UvA Information Sciences event where alumni, students, researchers, lecturers and others interested meet informally to discuss topics in the Information Sciences.

  • 21 Feb 2018
    Evangelos Kanoulas, professor of Text Analytics & Information Retrieval for Business

    Dr E. Kanoulas (1980) has been appointed professor of Text Analytics & Information Retrieval at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Economics and Business. Kanoulas will combine this chair with his current ...

  • 25 Jan 2018
    Qualcomm and UvA: leading the way in deep vision

    In 2015 the Qualcomm joined forces with the UvA to create a research center in the relatively new field of deep vision: the QUVA lab. Peter Rauber works at Qualcomm as a Senior Director of engineering, and is ...

  • 24 Jan 2018
    Cees Snoek, professor of Intelligent Sensory Information Systems

    Dr C.G.M. Snoek (1978) has been appointed professor of Intelligent Sensory Information Systems at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Science.

  • 23 Jan 2018
    New data yields deeper understanding of poverty in India

    A new international study led by UvA researchers Peter Sloot and Michael Lees has yielded extensive data on slums in Bangalore and provides a detailed insight into the problem of poverty in India. The highly granular ...