Understanding by building is at the heart of research in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and cognitive systems.
The brain is the most mysterious and advanced machine humans know. The European Commission funds research to better understand and improve our knowledge of the brain; in this page you will find information about these projects.
When many simple systems start to interact, anything can happen.
Computers are everywhere, but is computer science ready for it?
How will we progress to massively parallel systems, possibly using millions of cores?
Energy consumption is one of the biggest hurdles towards achieving green computing and networking.
The screen, the keyboard, the mouse: is that how we will interact with computers forever?
Information, knowledge and models are three steps along the way to understanding the weather, the physiology of diseases, or the economy.
Interdisciplinary science and technology collaboration challenges the limits of current research and innovation practices.
This area is pushing science and engineering of robots beyond fiction.