News & Announcements

Pop Named ACM Fellow

Dec 11, 2019 - Being named an ACM Fellow is an elite recognition of outstanding science and scholarship that is bestowed upon less than one percent of the organization’s 100,000-plus members.

Papamanthou Named Director of MC2

Dec 09, 2019 - Papamanthou will provide leadership to the unique center that joins computer scientists and engineers with researchers from across campus in fields such as economics, supply-chain management and the social sciences.

Wu Named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Dec 03, 2019 - The honor adds to Wu's list of accolades for her contributions in the field of signal processing.

Hajiaghayi Named IEEE Fellow

Dec 02, 2019 - Election as an IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of IEEE membership, and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.

Chellappa to Receive IEEE Signal Processing Medal

Nov 26, 2019 - Chellappa is being recognized for his contributions to image and video processing, especially applications to face recognition.

Maryland Center for Women in Computing Celebrates Five Years of Success

Nov 21, 2019 - The number of female computer science undergraduates at UMD has more than doubled since the program's inception.

Perlis Leads Team that Wins $1M DARPA Award for AI Research

Nov 20, 2019 - The research will lay the foundation for an AI tool that can work independently from humans, learn from its mistakes, and complete tasks that may arise over the course of a mission by coming up with creative solutions.

Raschid Part of Multi-Institutional Team Awarded $1M NSF Grant

Nov 18, 2019 - The team will use the latest techniques in data science to create the Business Open Knowledge Network, making data about businesses, innovation, and markets freely available in easily usable forms.

Research by Colwell Sheds New Light on Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Nov 13, 2019 - Building on Colwell's previous research, this new study shows the effects of genetic variations on certain strains.

QuICS to Celebrate Five-Year Anniversary with Research Symposium

Nov 06, 2019 - The symposium is geared toward researchers and students, as well as the Center's academic, government, and industry partners focused on quantum computing and quantum information science.