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Quanticol Summer School

The QUANTICOL project will have a Spring School in Bertinoro, Italy to disseminate the project results to PhD students and other researchers from around the world. The summer school on Formal Methods for the Design of Computer, Communication and Software

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Cassting Floor Heating Case Study

Cassting Floor Heating Case Study

Video detailing the Cassting project’s floor heating case study involving Seluxit and Aalborg University, Denmark. The CASSTING project’s uses game theory to analyse and design collective adaptive systems. They have developed a demonstrator based on a floor heating case study

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Diversify @ ICT 2015

Video detailing the Diversify Project’s contribution to the FoCAS Networking Session @ ICT 2015 – Perspectives on Collectives: Insights into Collective Adaptive Systems.

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Nikolas Antzoulatos Interview

Nikolas Antzoulatos

Nikolas Antzoulatos is a Research Postgraduate at the University of Nottingham, UK, in the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Research Group. He has a Masters of Engineering from the Fachhochschule Südwestfalen in Germany.

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Perspectives on Collectives : Insights into Collective Adaptive Systems

ICT 2015

FoCAS ran a networking session called Perspectives on Collectives at the ICT conference on 20 October 2015 to standing room-only capacity. The aim was to present two research-informed scenarios to stimulate discussion on some benefits and perceived problems arising from

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DIVERSIFY: Security and privacy on the Web

Diversify

FoCAS project Diversify appear in the latest edition of  FET through the keyhole. Software enables every aspect of the Web. In a time when citizens increasingly rely on software services for many aspects of their daily lives, security and privacy

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FoCAS @ SASO 2015

Interview with Best Student Paper Winner Nikolas Antzoulatos Slide presentation from Winner of Best paper Award On 21 September 2015 FoCAS held its third Workshop on Fundamentals of Collective Adaptive Systems in conjunction with SCOPES (Spatial and COllective PErvasive Computing

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Ognjen Scekic Interview

Ognjen Scekic

Ognjen Šćekić is a PhD student of the Vienna International PhD School of Informatics and project assistant at the Distributed Systems Group at the Institute of Information Systems, Vienna University of Technology. His research interests include rewarding and incentivizing models

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Assisi_bf coordinator on BBC and Fox News

Thomas Schmickl (Assisi_bf | subCultron | Flora Robotica) was interviewed by both the BBC and Fox News earlier in 2015, with regards to the CoCoRo project. On 1st June 2015 he appeared on the BBC. Watch the video ‘Underwater robots

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FoCAS project partner Thomas Schmickl in UK newspaper the Guardian

Thomas Schmickl from FoCAS partner Assisi_bf appeared in the Guardian article – “Robot swarms: scientists work to harness the power of the insect world” on Friday 18th September 2015. Excerpt: Thomas Schmickl of the Artificial Life Laboratory at the University

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