Category Archives: Research

AI and Games: What’s the Deal with Pac-Man?

As part of my teaching in the final year module Game Behaviour, I am prone to writing articles over on my own site www.t2thompson.com. During the opening weeks of the class, we talk about the challenges in modelling the game world in … Continue reading

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DEBS Day 1

Hola! The keynote, Rise of the Velocity Pipeline, by Roger Barga of Microsoft, talked about the use of event-based analytics in business. In many ways it wasn’t very surprising, talking about the increase in the number of connected devices and so on. … Continue reading

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At the DEBS conference

I am at the 7th ACM International Conference on Distributed Event-Based Systems in Arlington, Texas. http://www.orgs.ttu.edu/debs2013/ On Sunday morning I attended the tutorial entitled Stream Processing Optimizations, by Scott Schneider and Martin Hirzel, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center and Buğra Gedik, Computer Engineering … Continue reading

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