Here are the latest news stories from Computing:
26 March 2015
The University of Surrey has been recognised as an Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research (ACE-CSR) by the government. This confirms the strength of the security research in the recently-established Surrey Centre for Cyber Security (SCCS), which is led by the Department of Computing and participated by 6 other academic departments.
16 March 2015
Congratulations to Claudia Baturone, a final-year undergraduate student in the Department of Computing, who was recently awarded an “Outstanding Information Technology Student Prize 2015” by the Worshipful Company of Information Technologists (WCIT). Only 7 such prizes were given this year to students from Surrey, Cambridge, Oxford, City University London, Brunel, Hertfordshire and Warwick.
16 March 2015
Dr Norman Poh, a Lecturer of the Department of Computing working on healthcare and biometrics, was recently awarded a research project grant titled "Modelling and Predicting the Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease" by MRC (Medical Research Council). The project will be led by Dr Poh and contributed by Prof Simon de Lusignan and Dr Tom Chan from the Department of Health Care Management and Policy as co-investigators. The project is expected to start on 1st September 2015 and will last for 3 years.