The Computer Science department as a whole collaborate as part of a continuing effort to engage with multiple communities outside of purely academic pursuits.
Recent examples include working with other academic institutions and personnel, local schools, software development organizations and for many other various causes.
Members of the department frequently interact with local schools, hoping to both entertain and inform local schools and colleges with visits based on a variety of topics.
For more information visit the Computer Science Outreach page
Mobile app to help stroke patients recover at home during Covid-19
Researchers at Aberystwyth University are developing a mobile app to help recovering stroke patients exercise more and cope with isolation during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Why AI can't ever reach its full potential without a physical body
Writing in The Conversation, Dr Mark Lee, Emeritus Professor in Computer Science, discusses research in the new field of developmental robotics which is exploring how robots can gain a sense-of-self by learning from scratch, like infants.