News & Announcements

MC2 Graduate Student Advised by Papamanthou Awarded Symantec Fellowship

Feb 27, 2018 - He will intern at Symantec in California for part of his fellowship.

UMD Team Led by Hajiaghayi Designs New Algorithm for "Envy-Free" Task Division

Feb 12, 2018 - The researchers solved a 40-year-old mathematical problem.

Mihai Pop Named Interim Director of UMIACS, Effective March 1

Feb 06, 2018 - It's his second time stepping up into the position.

Ruppin Part of International Team Studying Interaction Between Aging Diseases and Cancer

Jan 30, 2018 - Their research is currently one of the most comprehensive studies on molecular change and aging.

Amitabh Varshney Named Dean of the College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences

Jan 24, 2018 - The current UMIACS director will step into his new role on March 1.

Cummings Named Interim Director of CBCB

Jan 22, 2018 - He is known for his research in the rapid analysis of biological sequence data.

Startup Co-Founded by Deshpande Receives $3.1M in Seed Funding

Jan 19, 2018 - His company's goal is to modernize and simplify the protection of personal data.

Carpuat Receives NSF CAREER Award to Improve Multilingual Text Analysis

Jan 12, 2018 - She anticipates that the project will produce novel techniques to study languages.

New QuICS Hartree Fellow Studies Computation and Constraints

Jan 08, 2018 - She previously studied math and computer science in India and Singapore.

Ming Lin, Noted Expert in Virtual Reality, Computer Graphics and Robotics, Joins UMIACS

Dec 14, 2017 - Her previous research has been applied to medical simulations and city planning.