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Through the combining glass

By | 2014-10-02T09:40:02+01:00 October 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|

Youtube:  Through the combining glass Diego Martinez Plasencia, Florent Berhaut and Sriram Subramanian will present their paper on how semi transparent mirrors blend together the spaces in front and behind them. The paper investigates this further and highlights a whole new range of interactive experiences enabled by it. In a museum, people in front of a cabinet

Green Hackathon Win at ICT4S: Hacking for Sustainability

By | 2014-09-02T10:52:26+01:00 September 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|

Daniel Schien and Christopher Weeks were part of a group awarded joint first place at the recent Green Hackathon held as part of the ICT4S (ICT for Sustainability) conference in Stockholm.  Spending a day underground at a dismantled nuclear reactor at KTH, the teams competed to develop a project around the theme of “food”.  Britons

Paper accepted for Frontiers of Human Neuroscience

By | 2014-08-03T09:32:18+01:00 August 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

Congratulations to Hannah Limerick whose first paper as a PhD student has been accepted for publication in the journal Frontiers of Human Neuroscience: Limerick, H., Coyle, D. & Moore, J.W. (2014). The Experience of Agency in Human-Computer Interactions: A Review. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 8:643. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00643. Hannah has also given presentations on agency in speech interfaces at

University of Bristol Wins The Best Artwork Award in ISMB 2014

By | 2014-07-24T10:00:18+01:00 July 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|

ISMB 2014 has just announced the winner of The Best Artwork Award of this year goes to the ‘supraHex’ by Dr. Hai Fang and Prof. Julian Gough from Department of Computer Science, University of Bristol. Full details of the winner are available here. The Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB) is the world’s largest bioinformatics/computational

BIG at the Royal Society

By | 2014-07-09T10:47:26+01:00 July 9th, 2014|Uncategorized|

BIG lab members proudly demonstrated Ultrahaptics at the prestigious Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition as part of ‘The hidden world of ultrasonic waves’. The exhibit is a collaboration with the Department of Mechanical Engineering at University of Bristol and Electromechanical Research group at the University of Southampton. The Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition is an

BIG Lab goes to Founders Forum

By | 2014-07-01T11:31:33+01:00 July 1st, 2014|Uncategorized|

The BIG lab was in esteemed company as Ultrahaptics and Sensabubble were demonstrated at Founders Forum in London. Founders Forum is a community for the best global entrepreneurs, select inspiring CEOs and key investors, in media and technology. Their invite-only forums bring together over 3000 of the world's best, brightest and most dynamic digital entrepreneurs, who

Digital Sustainability: IEEE Computer features our work with The Guardian newspaper

By | 2014-05-30T08:56:33+01:00 May 30th, 2014|Uncategorized|

This months IEEE Computer magazine green column features our work on sustainability of digital services that we carried out with The Guardian. It summarises our modelling work of the end-to-end energy consumption of digital services carried out in the (Sympact) project. These models are used to estimate the carbon footprint of servers, networks and user devices for

Anne Roudaut won a prestigious Leverhulme early career fellowship

By | 2014-05-23T12:45:48+01:00 May 23rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

The Research Awards Advisory Committee of the Leverhulme Trust agreed to offer Dr. Anne Roudaut an Early Career Fellowship tenable for 36 months to enable her to conduct research on shape-changing devices. Offering fifty per cent match-funding for the salary costs of three-year academic research position, the scheme enables early career researchers who have a

BIG Goes Green!

By | 2014-05-06T11:32:21+01:00 May 6th, 2014|Uncategorized|

All of Chris Preist’s team members have had papers accepted to the 2nd annual ICT4S (ICT for Sustainability) conference in Stockholm. The conference brings together researchers in the field of sustainability to discuss what role technology can play in encouraging a sustainable lifestyle, as well as investigating both the positive and negative impacts of technology.

Peter Bennett gives a talk at the Royal College of Art

By | 2014-03-19T10:01:41+00:00 March 19th, 2014|Uncategorized|

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