18 May 2009
Changes to EPSRC demand management policy
EPSRC have just
announced changes to their introduction of a temporary 12-month exclusion for
repeatedly unsuccessful applicants as part of their 'demand management'
Permission for Outside Work
This is just a reminder that staff wishing to undertake private outside work are required to fill in a form, which can be found here, and get it signed by Head of School. Full details of the University’s outside work policy can also be found by following this link.
University Undergraduate Open days 19-20 June 09
The University Open Days will be held this summer on
Friday 19th and Saturday 20th June. As usual, the School will be holding
events throughout the two days, and academic members of staff will be
required to man the Computer Science stand in the
Writing Ontologies in the Web Ontology Language (OWL) 19-20 May 09
The BioHealth Informatics group at the
This two-day introductory hands-on workshop aims to
provide attendees with both the theoretical foundations and practical experience
to begin building OWL ontologies using the latest version of the Protégé-OWL tools
(Protege4). It is based on
For registration and further information go to the conference website.
Photon Science for Energy 21 May 09
The Photon Science Institute is hosting the above workshop
Please contact Dr Kathy England by 13 May if you would like to attend.
New Funding and Award Opportunities top
Royal Society Hauksbee Awards 29 May 09
The Royal Society is
delighted to invite nominations for the Hauksbee Awards; a new set of awards
developed to recognise the unsung heroes of science, technology, engineering
and mathematics, as part of its 350th Anniversary.
Research awards top
Mechanistically Inspired Convolution Processes for Learning
Funding Body: Google
CheTa: Chemistry Using Text Annotation
Funding Body: JISC