Visit by Scientific Advisory Board

On Dec. 19-20, 2016, Certus was visited by its Scientific Advisory Board. The visit was organized at Bryne, in ABB Robotics’ facilities. During the first day, the technical programme included a visit of the robot testing facilities, and several scientific presentations by the PhD students, postdocs and research scientists of Certus. In the second day, Read more about Visit by Scientific Advisory Board[…]

Certus’ ABB Robot demonstration nominated for “best robot video” in AAAI’s Video Competition

Mathieu Collet wrote his Master’s thesis with Certus in 2015, and during his stay he wrote a script for an industrial robot from ABB. Mathieu used constraint programming to create the movements of the robot, where the robot itself intelligently generates a Hamiltonian circuit. Other collaborators on this video were Certus Centre leader Arnaud Gotlieb and Advisor Karoline Read more about Certus’ ABB Robot demonstration nominated for “best robot video” in AAAI’s Video Competition[…]

Mini symposium on healthcare registries at the Cancer Registry of Norway

On Tuesday, September 13th, The Cancer Registry of Norway organized a mini-symposium on “Utilizing Healthcare Registries for personalised cancer prevention and treatment” at the Jonas Einarsson Auditorium, Oslo Cancer Cluster Innovation Park. The symposium brought together representatives from the Certus Centre at Simula Research Laboratory, Lawrence Livermore National Labs, BigInsight at the University of Oslo, Karolinska Institute, Read more about Mini symposium on healthcare registries at the Cancer Registry of Norway[…]

Certus sponsors Crash Course on Machine Learning

August 22-25th 2016, Simula hosted a Crash Course in Machine Learning (ML), which Certus co-sponsored. ML as an Artificial Intelligence discipline takes a growing place in software development processes, and Certus researchers believe that more and more interesting AI-based techniques will help to foster innovation in this area. The unique combination of competences at Simula Read more about Certus sponsors Crash Course on Machine Learning[…]

Photo: ICSOFT-EA 2016

Certus scientists receive Best Paper Award at ICSOFT-EA ’16

We present our congratulations to Arnaud Gotlieb, Dusica Marijan and Alexandre Pétillon from the Certus Centre and Simula, and Mats Carlsson from SICS in Sweden. This team of researchers has received the prestigious Best Paper Award at the 11th International Conference on Software Engineering and Applications, or ICSOFT-EA 2016, for their paper, titled “A New Approach to Feature-based Test Suite Reduction Read more about Certus scientists receive Best Paper Award at ICSOFT-EA ’16[…]

Newsletter: Certus summarises the first half of 2016

2016 has been eventful for Certus so far. Jan-Christian Kerlefsen has become the new leader of the board, the Cancer Registry of Norway has joined the ranks as a new User Partner, and the centre’s researchers have attended numerous conferences and academic events. The newsletter is written for partners and affiliates of Certus, however, it is Read more about Newsletter: Certus summarises the first half of 2016[…]

A User Partner Workshop with creative energy

April 28-29, 35 representatives from the partners and Certus joined forces at the offices of the Cancer Registry of Norway. The traditional seminar format was set aside for a proper workshop, with a number of creative tools provided by OKONI, a French consultancy agency. The objective of the workshop was to brainstorm  and create an Read more about A User Partner Workshop with creative energy[…]

Certus Annual Report for 2015 is available

It’s been another eventful year for Certus. The Centre has been evaluated in the midway evaluation that all Centres for Research-based Innovation are subjected to, and Certus received a green light from the Research Council of Norway to continue as planned until 2019. The conclusions and recommendations of the evaluation committee have been carefully taken into consideration and Read more about Certus Annual Report for 2015 is available[…]