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Translation and Transliteration of Contact Information initial report open to public comment

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:54:59 +0000

For the last year I’ve been co-chairing an ICANN working group on Translation and Transliteration of Contact Information, an issue which will arise once the current ASCII-based Whois directory of domain name contacts is replaced by a system allowing domain name holders to input data in their own languages and scripts. Yesterday was the big […]

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The UCL Laptop Orchestra (UCLOrk)

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:16:14 +0000

At the UCL DigiFest 2014 (ucldigifest.org), the Music Systems Engineering Research Team led by Dr Nicolas Gold (UCL Computer Science/UCLDH) ran a 1.5hr session for people interested in digital music.  Participants learned about building digital instruments using the Pure Data programming language, explored the sonic possibilities of synthesised sounds, and then came together as a […]

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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.