Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance (SICSA)

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA) is a collaboration of Scottish Universities whose goal is to develop and extend Scotland's position as a world leader in Informatics and Computer Science research and education.

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Robots Engineering & Materials Science
learning Earth & Environmental Sciences
Model Mathematics
Robot Mathematics
Semantics Engineering & Materials Science
Feedback Engineering & Materials Science
Experiments Engineering & Materials Science
Game Mathematics

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Research Output 1981 2017

A Review of Evaluation Techniques for Social Dialogue Systems

Cercas Curry, A., Hastie, H. & Rieser, V. 28 Aug 2017 Investigating Social Interactions with Artificial Agents: ICMI 2017 satellite workshop.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

A review of spatial reasoning and interaction for real-world robotics

Landsiedel, C., Rieser, V., Walter, M. & Wollherr, D. 19 Jan 2017 In : Advanced Robotics. p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Human robot interaction

A Situation-Aware Fear Learning (SAFEL) Model for Robots

Rizzi, C., Johnson, C. G., Fabris, F. & Vargas, P. A. 19 Jan 2017 In : Neurocomputing. 221, p. 32–47 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
expert system


Amazon Alexa Challenge

Verena Rieser (Recipient) & Oliver Lemon (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best Paper Award

Nicholas Kenelm Taylor (Recipient), 13 Apr 2008

Prize: Other distinction

Dr-Eduard-Martin prize

Verena Rieser (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2009 2017

2nd IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy

Just, M. (Member of programme committee)
26 Apr 201728 Apr 2017

Activity: Participation in conference

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) (Publisher)

Stewart, R. (Editor), Michaelson, G. J. (Editor)
4 Feb 2017

Activity: Editorial activity

Press / Media

Internet Security - What you need to know

Mike Just


1 media contribution

Press / Media: Research

Native scientist 2015

Katrin Solveig Lohan & Verena Rieser


1 media contribution

Press / Media: Research


Verena Rieser (Participant)

Impact: Social Impacts