Congratulations to Juan Jose Mendoza Santana and Sichao Qian who won the postgraduate team competition at theIrish Collegiate Programming Contest (IrlCPC) 2013. Juan Jose Mendoza Santana is a student on the Erasmus Mundus MSc in Dependable Software Engineering and Sichao Qian is a student on the MSc in Computer Science (Software Engineering).
The Erasmus Mundus MSc in Dependable Software Systems has been shortlisted for the Grad Ireland Best New Postgraduate Course of the Year Award. This programme is a two-year double Master Programme offered by the National University of Ireland Maynooth; the University of St. Andrews in Scotland; and Université de Lorraine, Nancy in France. The winners will be revealed on Thursday 18 April. For further course information please see http://erasmusmundus.ie/
NUIM Robocode team won the Robocode Ireland Challenge today. The NUIM team beat 12 other universities and colleges from around the country. In the semi-final they beat the University of Limerick 5 - 1. In the final the team beat Limerick Institute of Technology 7-1 in the final to claim the prize for the department for the first time.Congratulations to Conor, Alex and Ollie on a great success for the department of Computer Science.
Congratulations to 2 teams of CS, NUIM students who achieved great success at this year's finals of the Irish Microsoft Imagine Cup finals at the Aviva Stadium. Team Ninja Turtles: Harry Onuke, Sichao Qian, Juan Jose Mendoza, Rezart Veliaj, who won 1st place in the Innovation Category and winning a Lenova Tablet PC each. Team AccessEarth: K.C. Grant, Matthew McCann, Donal McClean, winning a Nokia Windows Mobile each.
Games Fleadh will takes places on the 13th and 14th March 2013 in LIT at their Thurles campus. The competitions are: Robocode, XNA and DirectX.For more details or if you wish to express an interest please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.edmodo.com and register as a student and use the following code: gs7o6p you should get access to a Robocode group..