Mission: To give computers abilities to perceive (e.g. see, hear and smell), analyse, learn, take decisions and enhance human creativity.
Research areas: pattern recognition, machine learning, cognitive computing, brain-inspired computing, big data analytics.
Applications: in medical sciences and health care (dermatology, ophthalmology, psychiatry, oncology, rheumatology, endocrinology), natural sciences (astronomy, bioinformatics), surveillance, computer vision, robotics, animal breeding, law enforcement and finance.
Scholarships for PhD students: On 1 September 2016, the University of Groningen started with a new PhD scholarship programme, read more here.