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DecarboNet - The Best Is Yet To Come

Tuesday 25 November 2014

Lara Piccolo, Miriam Fernandez, and Harith Alani from KMi travelled to Brussels last week to run the successful first review of the FP7 CAPS DecarboNet project. Harith Alani; the coordinator of DecarboNet, told the reviewers in his opening presentation to 'Keep Calm, because the best is yet to come' from this three year project. The review was also attended by representatives of all...


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The first FORGE newsletter is out!

Friday 21 November 2014
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It is hard to believe that only a year has passed since our project started given all of the events that we’ve participated in and the extent of our results. As you will read FORGE has the ambitious aim to transform FIRE into a learning resource...


OU reaching for the stars...

Monday 10 November 2014
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After 10 years of flying through space, the spacecraft of the Rosetta mission is close to reaching its final destination - comet 67/P. KMi honours this Big Day with the production of an augmented reality enhanced film - showcasing how new knowledge media...

MK Data Hub Installation begins

Wednesday 05 November 2014
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On 27 October Paul Alexander’s team arrived at UCMK with the first load of data hub equipment to begin the installation. The MK Data Hub is the key component that will curate all data involved in MK:Smart, which is a collaboration between a range of...


DataCore User Group to be held at KMi

Monday 03 November 2014
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The third in a series of annual, invitation only, end-user focused events, organised by leading software defined storage vendor, DataCore and partner organisation NCE, will be held in KMi’s Podium on 2 December 2014. We look forward to welcoming...

KMi docks at ISWC 2014

The International Semantic Web Conference this year witnessed another flood of KMi personnel and talent, with 9 people from the lab...

KMi receives the best paper award at IHC 2014

This week, a KMi's paper led by Lara Schibelsky Godoy Piccolo received the best paper award at IHC 2014, the third Brazilian Symposium...


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