When: Mon 21st November 2016
This talk by Elisabetta Ježek presents linguistic evidence why we need a context-sensitive model of lexical semantics to account for how lexical information, cognitive knowledge, pragmatic inference and compositionality interact in language use.
When: Fri 18th November 2016
Where: MAT Performance Lab
C4DM presents a Brief Evening of Electroacoustic Music with guest composer Oded Ben-Tal, and soprano trombonist Torbjörn Hultmark
When: Mon 14th November 2016
We present a method for inducing incremental dialogue systems from very small amounts of dialogue data, avoiding the use of dialogue acts.
When: Sat 12th November 2016
Where: Millenium Gallery
Imagine a piece of fabric that can be tapped or swiped just like you would a touch screen? Or if sensors woven into the cover of your chair told you when you were slouching? Electronic textiles are where computer science, electrical engineering, textiles and design all come together.
When: Mon 7th November 2016
This seminar is an introduction to psychology studies and art/design projects that have played with embarrassment.
When: Wed 2nd November 2016
Terahertz properties of graphene are determined by the electromagnetic Drude response and demonstrate an extraordinary sensitivity to the electrostatic doping and the magnetic field due to a tiny effective mass of the Dirac fermions.
When: Wed 28th September 2016
Where: Vortex Jazz Club
We’re faced with constant reminders in the media that robots are coming to take our jobs, but the likes of Steve Reich, John Williams and Wayne Shorter might have thought their positions were safe at least. No longer! Now the rise of the machines challenges one of the most creative disciplines – the composition of music.
When: Fri 16th September 2016
Where: Mile End Art Pavilion
INTERSECTIONS SYMPOSIUMArtistic and technical practices have much to offer one another, yet still so often remain curiously separate. In the MAT programmes we combine art making, design and performance disciplines with a high level of technical and engineering skills to produce research that asks new questions and seeks innovative solutions. We believe that collaboration and interdisciplinary research will contribute to solving the challenges presented by our changing and connected world.
When: Sat 10th September 2016
Where: Mile End Art Pavilion
Intersections Performances is organised by researchers from the Media and Arts Technology programmes at QMUL. Throughout the week 10 - 16 September, we will be performing pieces originated from the inventive research of MSc and PhD students, fascinating your senses with immersive installations, experimental electronic music, haptic interactions and much more.
When: Tue 28th June 2016
To celebrate the new Machine Listening Lab, we're pleased to announce an afternoon with three invited seminars from distinguished researchers - specialising in speech, natural sound and music.