Category: Announcement

Creative Projects with Raspberry Pi

A book about projects created using the Raspberry Pi has been released, including details about how Erica was constructed.  It’s available from Amazon.

Erica will be at the Science and Engineering day 2016!

Erica will be at Southampton’s Science and Engineering day on March 12th 2016!

Science and Engineering Day 2015

Erica made her second annual appearance at the University of Southampton’s Science and Engineering Day.  She was based in the Nightingale building along with loads of other demonstrations from Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) such as “How healthy is your

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Raspberry Pi2’s and HATS

With the 2015 science and engineering family day fast approaching and the release of the new Raspberry Pi 2 Erica is to get a performance boost. With the additional processing power and memory on the new Pis, Erica will be

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Erica Wins Vice Chancellor’s Award

Erica was last week the proud recipient of a University of Southampton’s Vice Chancellor’s (VC) award.  At he awards ceremony on morning of Friday 25th July, Erica and her team of received the award from the Vice Chancellor for: “the phenomenal

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Erica’s WAIS Seminar

On the 2nd July 2014, at the last Web and Internet Science (WAIS) research group seminar on the season, a group of Erica’s creators presented a seminar entitled “ERICA: The Making of the ECS Cyber Rhino”.  It chronicled the history

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Erica finally in her new home

After Erica’s recent trip to Birmingham for the Big Bang Fair, Erica has been back in Southampton but has only just had chance to set up in her new home in the Mountbatten building foyer. Over the weekend Erica’s attended

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Erica at the Big Bang Fair

After the successful completion of Erica’s upgrade, she has been at the Big Bang Fair in Birmingham representing the University of Southampton for the last two days and will be there again today and tomorrow.  She has already meet thousands

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Erica is being upgraded for the Big Bang Fair

One of Erica’s first excursions after her return to ECS, will be to the Big Bang Fair in Birmingham from the 13th to 16th of March.  Before then, there are some significant upgrades planned to make Erica a more robust

Go! Rhinos trail map launched!

The Go! Rhinos website has launched the free trail map which shows you where all 36 rhinos will be placed through Southampton. Download the Go! Rhinos free trail map! Go check it out, so you can follow the trail and