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PROF. DR. MARJAN MERNIK BECAME A MEMBER OF USERN'S HONORARY ADVISORY BOARD

PROF. DR. MARJAN MERNIK BECAME A MEMBER OF USERN'S HONORARY ADVISORY BOARD

USERN (https://usern.tums.ac.ir/) is an independent, non-profit and non-governmental network whose vision is to promote cutting-edge science in order to improve the quality of life and to preserve public goods for future generations. The Honorary Advisory Board (https://usern.tums.ac.ir/Info/Board) consists of 14 Nobel Prize winners as well as more than 300 top 1% of scientists from all over the world, including Prof. dr. Marjan Mernik (UM FERI) and Prof. dr. Matjaž Perc (UM FNM).

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR  DR. NIKO LUKAČ BECOME A MEMBER OF "DATA IN BRIEF" EDITORIAL BOARD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR DR. NIKO LUKAČ BECOME A MEMBER OF "DATA IN BRIEF" EDITORIAL BOARD

The list of journals (Computer Languages, ​​Systems and Structures; Applied Soft Computing; Swarm and Evolutionary Computations; Information; Information Technology and Control; Computer Science and Information Systems; ...), where the members of the Institute of Computer Science are Editor-in-Chiefs, Associate Editors and Editorial Board members have again been increased. Assistant professor dr. Niko Lukač became a member of the Editorial Board of the journal "DATA IN BRIEF" (https://www.journals.elsevier.com/data-in-brief/editorial-board), which deals with the problems of experiments' repeatability, availability of data, and open science. Congratulations!

RESEARCHERS OF INSTITUTE  OF COMPUTER SCIENCE IMPORTANTLY CONTRIBUTE TO THE RANKING OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MARIBOR

RESEARCHERS OF INSTITUTE OF COMPUTER SCIENCE IMPORTANTLY CONTRIBUTE TO THE RANKING OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MARIBOR

Many universities rankings (such as Webometrics - http://www.webometrics.info/en) take into account citation in Google Scholar. Researchers of Institute of Computer Science importantly contribute to the ranking of the University of Maribor. Thus, among the top 20 most frequently mentioned at the University of Maribor in Google Scholar (https://scholar.google.si/citations?view_op=view_org&hl=en&org=9174394767676762358) are 8 researchers from Institute of Computer Science and 13 researchers from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

INFO FOR STUDENTS

5. Student conferencefor computer science

5. Student conferencefor computer science

This year, we are organizing the 5th Student Computer Science Research Conference. The conference will be held as part of the conference multi-conference Information Society (IS'18), on 9 October, at Faculty of Computer and Information Science in Ljubljana. We invite you to actively participate at the conference with preparation of your scientific papers. The accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings in electronic form (CD).

More about the conference and preparation of the contributions, you can find on website http://labraj.feri.um.si/stucosrec.