Taking programming out of this world : Teaching computational thinking with Source Academy

NUS Computing freshmen go on intergalactic adventures as part of the Source Academy, an immersive online programming game developed by Associate Professor Martin Henz. Recently, the team behind Source Academy also won the faculty-wide Annual Digital Education Award (Team) for the academic year 2020/2021. 

Measuring The Way You Walk

Keen to up your running game?

This cool ‘wearable’ mobile gait analysis device - developed by NUS Computing Lecturer, Dr Boyd Anderson - can measure the position, acceleration and rotation of your feet as you’re walking, running, or playing sports!

 

Taking programming out of this world : Teaching computational thinking with Source Academy

NUS Computing freshmen go on intergalactic adventures as part of the Source Academy, an immersive online programming game developed by Associate Professor Martin Henz. Recently, the team behind Source Academy also won the faculty-wide Annual Digital Education Award (Team) for the academic year 2020/2021. 

20 April 2022

 

As COVID crept across the world, confining people to their homes and chaining them to their desks — for work, school, and play — Zhao Shengdong was no exception. Involved in class after online class, the associate professor at NUS Computing and his PhD student Ashwin Ram soon began to wonder: What can we do to enhance the online learning experience? Instead of a static setting, could people learn dynamically on-the-go instead? 

Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Research , Feature , Artificial Intelligence

21 January 2022

 

In recent years, some companies, including Amazon, JP Morgan, and Unilever, began asking prospective employees to do a curious thing — to film themselves answering a fixed set of questions. The firms would then run the videos through an AI-powered software, scanning faces and eye movements for signs of empathy, dependability, and other ‘desirable’ personality traits.

Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Research , Feature , Artificial Intelligence

 Mon 23 May 2022
 03:00PM - 04:00PM Deepfake Detection: Humans vs. Machines
SR2, COM1-02-04 and via zoom (Hybrid)
 Tue 24 May 2022
 10:00AM - 11:00AM New Frontiers of war: How War in Ukraine takes place in Darkweb
SR2, COM1-02-04 and via zoom (Hybrid)
 Wed 25 May 2022
 04:00PM - 05:00PM Parallel Graph Processing Systems on Heterogeneous Architectures
SR3, COM1-02-12 and via zoom (Hybrid)
 Fri 27 May 2022
 03:00PM - 04:30PM NUS FinTech SG Progamme Information Session
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 Fri 24 Jun 2022
 10:30AM - 12:00PM Someone is Mimicking You: Investigating Copycats in Social Trading
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