News & Announcements

MC2 Researchers Awarded $600K NIST Grant to Continue Work on Next-Generation Cryptography

Sep 11, 2019 - The researchers will continue to develop next-generation cryptography protocols.

Abadi Receives Test of Time Award at VLDB 2019

Sep 05, 2019 - The award recognizes academic papers that have impacted data management and database research and have spurred additional research and scholarship.

UMD Re-designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research

Sep 04, 2019 - UMD has been recognized for its robust research and scholarship in cybersecurity.

UMD Center for Machine Learning Launches Seminar Series

Sep 03, 2019 - The University of Maryland Center for Machine Learning is launching a weekly seminar series starting Monday, August 26.

UMIACS Help Desk Provides Unmatched Technical Support for Institute’s Research and Innovation

Aug 28, 2019 - The 20 student workers at the UMIACS Help Desk provide invaluable support to the institute's mission.

UMD Team Presents Research on Weather-Related Internet Outages at SIGCOMM 2019

Aug 27, 2019 - The researchers looked at eight years of active outage measurements that were collected across the bulk of the last-mile internet infrastructure in the U.S.

Gao and Carpuat Win Research Award to Advance Smart Machine Translation Systems

UMIACS Researchers Ge Gao and Marine Carpuat
Aug 23, 2019 - The researchers received a New Directions award from the Division of Research, specifically for UMD faculty pursuing a new line of research.

Lin Named Distinguished University Professor

Aug 14, 2019 - This is the highest academic honor bestowed by the university.

Papamanthou and Visiting Postdoc Put Heads Together on Encrypted Databases Research

Jul 24, 2019 - The researchers have joined forces this month in the Maryland Cybersecurity Center to study pressing security issues in the area of encrypted databases.

Scientists Identify New Genetic Interactions that May Impact Cancer Outcomes

Jul 23, 2019 - Researchers at the University of Maryland and National Cancer Institute identified 12 distinct relationships between gene pairs in tumor cells that could potentially be targeted for cancer therapy.