Kategorie: QPD

Interdisciplinarity in Action: Methods for fruitful Teamwork

Content: “Digitalization can only be best investigated with an interdisciplinary approach” says a recurrent statement that can be adopted for a number of complex research themes. But how can collaboration across disciplinary…

Data visualisation: How to design scientific figures

Content: What is the first thing we scientists look at in scientific articles or on posters? The figures! But they are not only meant to be eye-catching. They also convey information with a density that words can never attain.

Können Maschinen denken?

Im Seminar studieren wir zwei klassische Texte der Philosophie der künstlichen Intelligenz: Alan Turings Aufsatz „Computing Machinery and Intelligence“ (deutsch: Können Maschinen denken?), in dem er den Test schildert,…

Open Science

Kick-start your journey into Open Science practices in this hands-on workshop. You will be introduced to the principles of Open Science and research software engineering, reinforcing the norms of good scientific practice. The workshop…

Workshop: „Was ist Software?“

Was ist eigentlich Software, wie wird sie hergestellt und was hat sie mit Künstlicher Intelligenz und Maschinellem Lernen zu tun? Im Workshop werden zentrale Begriffe und Vorgänge erklärt.

Demystifying buzzwords and learning how to use them

What are design thinking, scrum, design sprints, lean startup and agile project management? Which aspects of them can I use in my academic work? How can I adopt them productively and purposefully for my individual research…

Web Scraping and API-based Data Collection

Gathering data is the first step in answering questions in empirical research. If this data is owned by platforms or companies, we as researchers face a crucial issue: How can we access this data in order to analyze it? Many…

Lektüre-Seminar: „Computer Power and Human Reason“ von Joseph Weizenbaum

Im Seminar soll diskutiert werden, welche Bezüge sich zu gegenwärtigen Diskussionen herstellen lassen und welchen Bestand Weizenbaums Thesen heute noch haben.