Computer Science

  • Third year Computer Science student Alexis Monks named ‘One to Watch’ 12 April 2017 Social enterprise Code First: Girls compiles an annual list of ‘ambitious and exciting’ women under thirty who are developing their careers in tech
  • Engineering students celebrate scholarships and awards 23 November 2016 In November, the University of Bristol's Faculty of Engineering held an event to celebrate student success and present prestigious scholarships and awards to over 100 students.
  • Faculty research video launch 8 November 2016
  • Engineering students awarded prestigious scholarships 11 November 2015 The Faculty of Engineering recently held an event to celebrate student success and present scholarships and awards to nearly 130 students.
  • Bristol student scoops prize in national PhD competition 30 October 2015 A PhD student from the University of Bristol has been named as one of the winners of a prestigious national competition for his work on a new technology that could fundamentally change future wireless communications.
  • Seeing colour in a contemporary light 21 October 2015 Colours are not physical things but the result of a process that starts in the eye and continues in the brain. The limits of colour constancy, when the colours of objects appears the same under different lights - from daylight to LED light, will be explored by a leading visual neuroscientist at a free University of Bristol public lecture next week [Thursday 29 October].
  • Towards greener ICT 20 October 2015 The University of Bristol is leading the way to a greener computing future by bringing together academics and industry to share research and to develop a common vision on lowering energy consumption in Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs).
  • Academics present new breakthroughs for fundamental problems in computer science 19 October 2015 Academics from the University of Bristol will present new breakthroughs on two fundamental problems in computer science. These results will be presented at the world's leading international conference in computer science this week
  • Bristol’s SPHERE project showcased at launch of ‘Internet of Things’ programme 14 October 2015 The SPHERE (Sensor Platform for HEalthcare in a Residential Environment) project, led by the University of Bristol, was featured at the London launch of IoTUK – part of a £40 million government investment in the Internet of Things.
  • How leaky is your device? 7 October 2015 A new generation of digital devices that will protect consumers from cyber-attacks could be a step closer thanks to a grant of over £1 million from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) awarded to the University of Bristol for a research project to protect consumers’ sensitive data.
  • Mathematical equation could reduce traffic jams 9 September 2015
  • New optical chip lights up the race for quantum computer 4 September 2015 An optical chip that can process photons in an infinite number of ways.
  • Bristol Bright Night is back: a celebration of the city’s world-class research 4 September 2015 Bristol Bright Night returns to the streets of Bristol on the evening of Friday 25 September 2015 for an unmissable free celebration of the scientific research
  • Sampling CO2 and methane over Ascension Island using UAVs 4 September 2015 A team of scientists and engineers have been able to sample methane and CO2 gases in the remote South Atlantic thanks to the redesign of an autonomous UAV (unmanned aerial vehicles) octocopter.
  • Make it digital at the Bristol Harbour Festival 5 August 2015 Make it Digital, the BBC’s flagship education focus for 2015, is a major UK‐wide initiative to inspire a new generation to get inspired with coding, programming and digital technology.
  • £1.4 million funding to bring innovations to life 26 June 2015 Science and engineering businesses in the region are being encouraged to work with the University of Bristol thanks to a £1.4 million grant to aid innovation.
  • New network will boost UK robotics capability 24 June 2015 The UK’s ability to develop and exploit the vast potential of Robotics and Autonomous Systems was given a major boost today [Wednesday 24 June] with the formal launch of the EPSRC UK Robotics and Autonomous Systems Network (UK-RAS Network).
  • MBE for computer science graduate Jenny 17 June 2015 A Computer Science graduate, whose fashion app has changed the way people shop online for clothes, has been awarded an MBE for her achievements - at the age of just 27. Jenny Griffiths came up with the idea for Snap Fashion while at the University of Bristol and has successfully developed it into an app which helps fashion fans find clothes using photographs.
  • Researchers develop intelligent handheld robots 26 May 2015 What if handheld tools know what needs to be done and were even able to guide and help inexperienced users to complete jobs that require skill?
  • Engineering quantum science into quantum reality 16 April 2015 The University of Bristol has today launched its new state-of-the-art Quantum Engineering Technology (QET) Labs. The QET Labs will provide unique world-leading facilities, bringing together industrial and academic collaborators to build devices that span numerous areas of quantum technology development from the nano-fabrication of quantum devices to a city-scale Quantum Key Distribution network.
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