News & Announcements

QuICS Hosts Major Quantum Conference and Partner Workshop

Jun 03, 2019 - The weeklong meeting has attracted faculty, research scientists and students from around the world.

Manocha and Samet Named to 2019 ACM SIGGRAPH Academy

May 31, 2019 - The academy was established in 2018 to recognize individuals who have made substantial contributions to computer graphics and interactive techniques.

Frias-Martinez Uses Data Science to Quantify Impact of Natural Disasters

May 30, 2019 - She is analyzing large amounts of mobile data to quantify the impact that natural disasters have on communities.

Feizi Receives Qualcomm Faculty Award

May 24, 2019 - His research will be used to advance technology used for autonomous vehicles.

Fermüller Receives Provost’s Excellence Award for Professional Track Faculty

May 23, 2019 - She is being recognized for her outstanding accomplishments in computer vision, robotics, and human vision research.

MC2 Grad Student Redmiles Accepts Tenure-Track Faculty Position at Princeton University

May 21, 2019 - She will assume the position in Fall 2020 following a one-year postdoctoral fellowship at Microsoft Research.

Aloimonos, Fermüller and Graduate Students Publish Paper on New Computing Theory that Could Transform AI for Robotics

May 15, 2019 - A team led by Aloimonos and Fermüller have published a groundbreaking paper that introduces a new way of combining perception and motor commands in robots.

Feizi Receives NSF Award to Analyze and Predict Freak Oceanic Waves

May 13, 2019 - The grant will support efforts to develop a data-driven framework and other tools to better understand rogue (freak) waves.

Huang Receives NSF and J.P. Morgan Research Awards

May 10, 2019 - She has received two separate research awards from the National Science Foundation and J.P Morgan to study neural networks and trading behavior over financial data streams, respectively.

Schenk Receives CMNS Dean’s Outstanding Employee Award

May 02, 2019 - The CMNS Dean’s Awards recognize outstanding members of the UMD community.