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
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.
Robotics Week 2020 online.
Robotics Week 2020 was successfully hosted online and can still be viewed using the above link
Aberystwyth University provides protection equipment to NHS during COVID19 crisis.
Various people thorughout the University have been helping provide PPE, including members of the Computer Science Department.