News & Announcements

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.

Summer Interns Burst Into the World of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Jul 23, 2019 - The students are part of a 10-week long internship run by faculty in the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology.

Two UMIACS-Affiliated Researchers Receive Presidential Early Career Awards

Jul 10, 2019 - The PECASE award is the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on scientists and engineers in the early stages of their careers.

Machine Learning Center Launches Program Supporting Female Researchers

Jul 09, 2019 - Three women will be selected to present their research at the Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering.

Four Strings Around the [Virtual] World

Jul 08, 2019 - This virtual rendering of a concert violinist offers a trove of possibilities in both musical education and performance.