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Computational social science: As a step toward endowing artificial intelligence with moral reasoning capabilities, Josh Nguyen and a team of ANU experts analysed 100,000 threads from the popular web forum Reddit.

Computational social science: As a step toward endowing artificial intelligence with moral reasoning capabilities, Josh Nguyen and a team of ANU experts analysed 100,000 threads from the popular web forum Reddit.

01
Jul
2022

Algorithm charts moral culture in 100k dilemmas

Should we sacrifice the life of one person to save the lives of five others?  For social scientists, hypothetical dilemmas with stark, life-and-death consequences play an important role in theorising about philosophical...

Dr Kean Fong, Dr Marco Ernst, and Dr Wensheng Liang developed a new bifacial solar cell, which can absorb both direct and reflected solar energy, thanks to funding from the Australian Centre for Advanced Photovoltaics (ACAP). The Albanese government recently announced ACAP will receive $45 million over the next eight years.

27
Jun
2022

$45m injection to electrify innovation in Aussie solar tech

The Australian National University (ANU) will play a critical role in researching and developing cheaper, more efficient and more sustainable solar technologiesthanks to a multi-million dollar cash splash that will ignite a spark in...
22
Jun
2022

Rocketry leader lands at Airbus

The ANU aerospace engineering major was not yet available when Allissa Li graduated in 2019 with a double degree in Science and Engineering (Honours). But her...

Events

18
Jul
2022

CECS Student Welcome

Meet College staff, fellow classmates and student societies at the CECS Student Welcome event! Start your ANU O-Week off right, and come along to the CECS Student Welcome event. Meet the CECS community, including introductions from the...
19
Jul
2022

ANU CECS School of Engineering Welcome Event

Come along to the ANU CECS School of Engineering (SOEN) welcome event for Semester 2, 2022. You will have the chance to meet key contacts at the school, program conveners and fellow commencing students. The event will cover a brief...
19
Jul
2022

CECS School of Computing Welcome event

Come along to the ANU CECS School of Computing welcome event for Semester 2, 2022. You will have the chance to meet key contacts at the school, your program conveners and fellow commencing students. The session will cover a brief overview...

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