Latest Computer Science and Informatics-related research news
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University of Sussex engineers celebrate best paper accolade
Research into improved cooling systems in electric vehicles has been named best paper at an international conference.
Learning on the fly: Computational model demonstrates similarity in how humans and insects learn
Informatics experts have developed a new computational model that demonstrates a long sought after link between insect and mammalian learning.
Sussex neuroscientist wins €2.43 million grant to probe mystery of human consciousness
The CONSCIOUS project, led by Professor Anil Seth, has been awarded a €2.43 million grant to explore how conscious experiences depend on the brain.
Gastronauts: Developing food ready for the next space race
Academics develop new food eating experiences for the next generation of astronauts and tourists including made to order 3-D printed food.
University of Sussex retains award for excellence in researchers’ career development
HR In Excellence in Research Award goes to University of Sussex for sixth consecutive year for excellence in supporting researchers develop careers.
Calling Princess Leia: How the out-of-this-galaxy Star Wars hologram just became a step closer to reality
Academics have come the closest yet to recreating one of the most iconic of Star Wars technology; holograms that can be seen,heard and felt.
As light as a lemon: How the right smell can help with a negative body image
The scent of a lemon could help people feel better about their body image, new findings from University of Sussex research has revealed.
Researchers create first-ever personalised sound projector with £10 webcam
Researchers demonstrate the first sound projector that can track a moving individual and deliver an acoustic message as they move.
What is consciousness? New Impacted podcast tackles the big questions with University of Sussex researchers
Neuroscientist Anil Seth is the first guest on a new series of podcasts spotlighting the work of outstanding University of Sussex researchers.
How to create a spotlight of sound with LEGO-like bricks
Experts create directional beams of sound, adapting age-old principles of lighthouses and telescopes to create new possibilities in entertainment.
Academics propose UK alternative to Galileo at just 3% of the cost of EU satellite project
Plans have been drawn-up that would give the UK a more effective satellite navigation system at a fraction of the price of the £9bn Galileo project.
Smell technology takes global elite from snowy slopes of Davos to rainforest in just one sniff
Innovative research into the potential of the human sense of smell is being demonstrated in front of the world’s most influential leaders.
How game theory can bring humans and robots closer together
Researchers have for the first time used game theory to enable robots to assist humans in a safe and versatile manner.
Creative technology academic to explore protecting workers’ rights in the digital age as part of £1.2m project
The University of Sussex is involved in a major research project alongside Google and the BBC aimed at making digital services fairer for all.
Computer hardware originally designed for 3D games could hold the key to replicating the human brain
Researchers have created the fastest and most energy efficient simulation of part of a rat brain using off-the-shelf computer hardware.
Smelling the forest, not the trees: Why animals are better at sniffing out complex smells than individual compounds
Animals are much better at smelling a complex “soup” of odorants rather than a single pure ingredient, a new study has revealed.
The stress-free way to listen to your unborn baby’s heart
Checking the heartbeat of babies in the womb is set to become more accurate and less stressful for expectant mothers.
Lift off for world-first ultrasound levitation that bends around barriers
Researchers have become the first in the world to develop technology which can bend sound waves around an obstacle and levitate an object above it.
Sussex neuroscientist stars in new Werner Herzog-linked Netflix documentary
Professor Anil Seth features as one of nine world-renowned experts sharing ideas in a new Vice Media documentary.