News & Announcements

Edward St. John Foundation Awards $50K Grant to Maryland Blended Reality Center

Feb 11, 2020 - The grant will be matched by $25K from the University of Maryland, College Park, and $25K from the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center.

Pop Receives $2.6M NIH Grant to Develop Computational Tools for Metagenomic Analyses

Feb 04, 2020 - The funding supports Pop's efforts to build software and develop algorithms that will help scientists better understand bacteria.

Tokekar Receives NSF CAREER Award to Make Multi-Robot Systems More Reliable

Jan 29, 2020 - The funding supports efforts to make teams of robots more resilient by developing coordination algorithms that can assess the risk of individual robot failure due to unfavorable environments.

QuICS Anniversary Symposium Reflects on Future of Quantum Information Science

Jan 27, 2020 - Since its inception, QuICS has connected scientists who share the goal of developing a deeper understanding of the capabilities of information processing devices built upon the rules of quantum physics.

De Floriani Inducted Into IEEE Honor Society

Dec 17, 2019 - A University of Maryland expert in geospatial data visualization has been inducted into IEEE’s prestigious honor society.

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.