News & Announcements

Srinivasan Awarded 2019 Dijkstra Prize

Jun 20, 2019 - The award recognizes outstanding academic papers whose impact on distributed computing has been evident for at least a decade.

Cummings Named Director of CBCB

Jun 17, 2019 - He will guide a diverse community of faculty, research scientists, postdocs and students who are focused on questions arising from the genome revolution.

Resnik Weighs In on Regulation and Legislation Related to AI

Jun 15, 2019 - He has been quoted in an article that highlights federal efforts to address potential pitfalls associated with the increased use of artificial intelligence.

Five UMIACS Researchers Receive Academic Promotions

Jun 11, 2019 - These academic promotions are in recognition of continued excellence in research, scholarship and outreach.

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.