News & Announcements

UMD papers recognized with awards at CHI 2013

Mar 08, 2013 - UMD wins two Best Paper Awards and two Best Paper Honorable Mention Awards at CHI 2013

Mohammad Hajiaghayi's student wins Simons Award for Graduate Students in Theoretical Computer Science

Mar 07, 2013 - Rajesh Chitnis, Ph.D. student in Computer Science, has been awarded the Simons Award for Graduate Students in Theoretical Computer Science.

HCIL among top 5 contributors at the ACM CHI 2013 conference

Mar 01, 2013 - The Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL) has emerged as a strong contributor at the ACM CHI 2013 with 12 papers/notes accepted to the conference

Michael Hicks features on the Kojo Nnamdi Show "Tracking Chinese Hackers"

Feb 27, 2013 - Michael Hicks, Director of the University of Maryland Cybersecurity Center, featured on the Kojo Nnamdi Show "Tracking Chinese Hackers".

Lise Getoor wins Google Research Award

Feb 18, 2013 - Lise Getoor won a Google Research Award for her proposal "Using Graph Identification to Extract, Refine, and Correct the Knowledge Graph"

Jon Froehlich and his students' project highlighted in New Scientist

Feb 14, 2013 - The New Scientist featured an article on the work of Jon Froehlich and his students

Larry Davis's mentee behind Merecedes-Benz's 'Intelligent Drive' system

Feb 08, 2013 - One of Dr. Davis's former CS PhD students, Dariu Gavrila, and his team's stereo vision-based pedestrian system has been incorporated in the Mercedes-Benz 2013 E-class and S-class models.

Dr. Min Wu wins 2013-2014 Distinguished Scholar Teacher Award

Feb 07, 2013 - Dr. Min Wu has been recognized as a 2013-2014 recipient of the University of Maryland's Distinguished Scholar Teacher Award.

Ramani Duraiswami's student featured in NVIDIA's CUDA Spotlight

Feb 04, 2013 - Monica Syal, an aerospace engineer at Sunnyvale based Advanced Rotorcraft Technology (ART), was featured in NVIDIA's CUDA Spotlight Series for her work on GPU-accelerated brownout simulations.

Oracle features HCIL's EventFlow in a new video.

Jan 24, 2013 - EventFlow, a tool developed by the Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL) was featured in a video by Oracle Corporation.