Simula Research Laboratory has in 2016/2017 been under evaluation from an international committee of experts set down by the Research Council of Norway. The evaluation panel put together a report, which can be found on Simula’s web pages in its entirety. Simula, the host of the Certus Centre, this year received top marks on all three research Read more about The role of the Certus Centre in the evaluation of Simula 2016/2017[…]
The Certus User Partner Workshop took place during May 11 and 12, where Certus’ partners and host institution gathered at the facilities of Simula Research Laboratory. French design team OKONI organised the workshop, which consisted of PhD presentations and creative problem solving using Arduino kits, which provides the user with equipment to construct small-scale electrical engineering projects. Read more about Resume from Certus’ 11th User Partner Workshop[…]
The report summarises the scientific activities of the Centre during 2016.
Sagar Sen from Certus and Simula, and Tomas Ruiz-Lopez, Mari Nygård, and Elisabeth Jackobsen from the Cancer Registry of Norway won the Best Poster Award at the International Papillomavirus Conference 2017 in Cape Town last week. The poster in question was “FightHPV: A game to raise HPV awareness and nudge people to take action against cervical cancer in Read more about FightHPV won the Best Poster Award at Papillomavirus Conference 2017[…]
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[…]
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[…]
The newsletter covers the period since June 2016 with news on Certus’ scientific activities. The newsletter is written for partners and affiliates of Certus, however, it is now made available here for anyone with an interest in Software Engineering.
Certus usually hosts two annual workshops where the partners and the Certus team come together and plan future collaborations. On October 10th and 11th, Certus hosted the workshop of fall 2016 at Soria Moria, Oslo. The purpose of this workshop was to work together to trace a path for 2017 in the Annual Work Plan. Read more about Annual User Workshop at Soria Moria[…]
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[…]
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[…]