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The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is offering bursaries to the University of Surrey for covering tuition fees for up to 4 students undertaking the Department of Computer Science’s GCHQ-certified MSc Information Security programme. These students will need to begin their studies in the 2016/17 academic year and have their MSc applications submitted by 9th September 2016.
We welcome Dr François Dupressoir into the Department as a new Lecturer in Secure Systems.
At the 2nd Home Office International Crime and Policing Conference, Surrey researchers Dr Anna Vartapetiance and Dr Lee Gillam were awarded the best poster prize for “the most potential to inform thinking about how to prevent crime”.
Dr Vartapetiance, presented her research on automatic detection and prevention of online grooming at the House of Commons as part of this year's SET for Britain event which took place on Monday 7th March, 2016.
The Department of Computer Science is part of a consortium of commercial and research organisations that have been awarded funding from Innovate UK to help enhance rail traveller experiences.