The University of Southampton

WAIS is a research group in the Department of Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) at the University of Southampton. The group researches the Internet, the Web and large scale systems that combine computational, data and human components.

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    @SotonWais - 14 March
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    @SotonWais - 02 March
  • 8 March 2018

    Southampton research and innovation steers new...

    ECS Computer scientists will support key developments of global scale decentralised systems as part of a new EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum launched by the European Commission

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  • 10 November 2017

    MSc in Artificial Intelligence numbers double...

    Our MSc in Artificial Intelligence attracts a surge of interest a decade on from its launch

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  • 10 November 2017

    Time is right to capitalise on artificial...

    Just weeks after the publication of the UK government's review of the country's capabilities in artificial intelligence, Professor Dame Wendy Hall says time is right to capitalise

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  • Publications archive

    Recent WAIS publications

    Observing data in IoT worlds: What and how to observe? - Aastha Madaan, Xin Wang, Wendy Hall and Thanassis Tiropanis
    Type: Conference or Workshop Item | 2018 | Institute of Engineering and Technology, IET | Item availability restricted.
    Peer-based social media features in behavior change interventions: Systematic review - Sheik Mohammad Roushdat Ally Elaheebocus, Mark Weal, Leanne Morrison and Lucy Yardley
    Type: Article | 2018
    Ontology-based approach for the use of intentional forgetting in product development - Patricia Kügler, Philipp Kestel, Claudia Schon, Max Marian, Steffen Staab and Sandro Wartzack
    Type: Conference or Workshop Item | 2018 | Item availability restricted.

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