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Computer Science "Game on!" - Professor Simon Lucas

Since studying O-level Computer Science, Simon's interests have led him to research intelligent software agents and explore their innovative application in society, such as caring for the elderly.

Computer Science and Electronical Engineering: Ashley's Essex Experience

Local student Ashley tells us about his choice to live on campus, rather than commuting, and how he quickly made friends through living in University accommodation and at Welcome Week. He discusses why he joined the student run television station, SX:TV, and the scuba diving society which allowed him to take his first trip abroad without his parents.

PURSUIT project: The future of the internet

Dr Martin Reed from our School talks about the $6.7million project PURSUIT, involving Essex academics, redesigning the current internet model to meet its growing demand, allowing quicker internet access, reducing spam and viruses, improving internet connections and making it safer for its users. The project recently won the Future Internet Award for its outstanding contribution to transforming the internet of the future.