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How well do Google image results represent reality?

Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:19:26 +0000

Much has been written about Sir Tim Hunt’s remarks at the World Conference of Science Journalists in Seoul earlier this month. The debate has developed in a number of directions, including a discussion about the gender representation in images returned by Google’s image search, with a specific example being made of the male-dominated results when […]

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Digital Classicist seminar: dissertation special

Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:50:31 +0000

Digital Classicist London & Institute of Classical Studies Seminar 2015 Friday June 26th at 16:30, in Room G31, Foster Court, Malet Place, WC1E 6BT The seminar this week features Digital Humanities / Digital Classics MA and MSc students from both UCL and KCL giving short presentations on their dissertation research. Two are on the MA/MSc […]

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Facilities

UCLDH work in conjunction with a range of departments at UCL, whilst also supporting initiatives to help others.

UCL Multi-Modal Digitisation Suite

UCL Multi-Modal Digitisation Suite UCLDH coordinate the UCL Multi-Modal Digitisation Suite: a shared facility for teaching and research in digitisation technologies. The suite is fully set up with state of the art capture for both 2D and 3D objects. These facilities are available for taught courses, and are regularly used by PhD students and researchers working in this area.