News & Announcements

MC2 Launches Travel Awards Program

Nov 21, 2022 - It will support Maryland Cybersecurity Center students and postdocs traveling to academic conferences, workshops or other research events focused on cybersecurity or privacy.

UMIACS Faculty Receive Meta Research Awards to Advance AI

Nov 18, 2022 - Jordan Boyd-Graber and Nirupam Roy will each use their Meta funding to further projects that are based in artificial intelligence (AI).

GAMMA Group Wins Best Paper Award at ACM Conference

Nov 17, 2022 - The paper describes a novel method for classifying the emotions of individuals based on 3D video captures of their walking and other physical traits.

Huang Named to Prestigious List of 35 Innovators Under 35

Nov 16, 2022 - She was recognized as a visionary for her work in making AI more trustworthy, and developing models that can perform tasks safely and efficiently in unseen environments without human oversight.

When Is Hacking Ethical?

Nov 16, 2022 - Dave Levin is faculty adviser for a course that prepares students to identify and halt internet threats.

Feizi Funded by NSF and Meta to Advance Underexplored Areas of Machine Learning

Nov 15, 2022 - Feizi receives two separate $300K research awards from NSF and Meta.

MC2 Researchers Present Six Papers at ACM Security Conference

Nov 14, 2022 - Two of the six papers received honorable mention awards at the annual conference, which brings together information security researchers, practitioners, developers and users from around the world.

Using Machine Learning to Classify Cancer Mutations

Nov 14, 2022 - Junior computer science major Ipsa Mittra presents research at SACNAS National Diversity in STEM Conference.

Cleaveland Named CMNS Associate Dean for Research

Nov 10, 2022 - He will help grow the college’s annual sponsored research funding, which currently exceeds $200 million.

QuICS Physicist Elected Optica Fellow

Nov 10, 2022 - Alexey Gorshkov was honored for his research on large, interacting quantum systems, which has practical applications for quantum computers, quantum networks and quantum sensing technologies.