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29.01.2021 | Public/media, Featured, CS frontpage

In Memoriam - Professor Lars Arge

Professor Lars Arge passed away, December 23rd 2020. To honour him, some of his colleagues and research collaborators share their memories.

27.01.2021 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Is it possible to maximize the diversity of exposure in a social network?

Social media today depends on building echo chambers (a.k.a filter bubbles) that gather users in like-minded digital communities. These bubbles create higher levels of engagement, but come with pitfalls - current algorithms used by social media mean that people more often encounter news stories and information that they enjoy - the effect…

25.01.2021 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Significant increase in applicants from NON-EU countries

In spite of the global covid-19 pandemic, the number of NON-EU applicants for the computer science program at Aarhus University has increased significantly. In 2021, we see an increase of 76% in applicants to the Computer Science programme compared to 2020. The applicants - 25% female and 75% male - come from all over the world, with a majority…

20.01.2021 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Data Visualization course brings together Master students across faculties

The need to gather, analyze, and ultimately understand data pervades all scientific fields. Hence, it is no wonder that the Data Visualization (DaVi) course attracts not only our own students, but students from all over the university – for example from the Faculty of Technical Sciences and the School of Business and Social Sciences. In the fall…

13.01.2021 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Bestseller invests in computer science start-up

Congratulations to the entrepreneurs behind Emplate, who have recived a large investment from Bestsellers investment company Heartland. Now the company can start their transformation from market leader in Denmark to global player in software solutions for shopping centers [article in Danish].

07.01.2021 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

BLOG POST: Multiparty Computation: The beacon of privacy solutions explained

You may have heard about Multiparty computation, or MPC, for short, but you may not know exactly what it is. That’s why in this blog post, we are going to explain exactly what multiparty computation is, and discuss the profound and seemingly impossible tasks it can help us accomplish.