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Affiliation & Contact

  1. Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling (ICM), University of Warsaw (UW), Poland

  2. Institute of Physics, Poznan University of Technology (PUT), Piotrowo 3, 60-965 Poznań, Poland

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Research

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Teaching

[PL/EN] Resources

[PL] KNFO: Koło Naukowe Fizyki Obliczeniowej

Computing

Supercomputing Frontiers Europe 2020: An annual conference on quantum computing, connectome, optical computing, computation studies of brain, neuromorphic computing and microbiome. Organised by ICM and Held in Warsaw, Poland, March 23-26, 2020.

A paper by Collberg et al. on Repeatability and Benefaction in Computer Systems Research: A Study and a Modest Proposal.

On problems with spreadsheets – some interesting notes by Oliver Knill.

Snowden Digital Surveillance Archive: A searchable collection of the documents leaked by Edward Snowden. Here's also some background information on global surveillance.

On e-mail encryption and the necessity for digital privacy. See also the following articles: on I've got nothing to hide argument, and on surveillance interfering with democracy.

A handful of reasons to stop being used by Facebook. There is more – a transcript of Mark Zuckerberg's responses to the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary. The document contains a list of information that are being collected by Facebook which even includes your mouse movements (sic) – see e.g. page 86. The hearing took place on April 10, 2018.

Videos from LibrePlanet Conference – run by Free Software Foundation and held annualy at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA (USA).

Software Freedom Day at PUT: A seminar at the Faculty of Technical Physics (lecture hall D, 2017-09-26, starting at 9:00). More (in Polish) at www.sfd.put.poznan.pl


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