News & Announcements

Mohammad Hajiaghayi's student wins Simons Award for Graduate Students in Theoretical Computer Science

Mar 07, 2013 - Rajesh Chitnis, Ph.D. student in Computer Science, has been awarded the Simons Award for Graduate Students in Theoretical Computer Science.

HCIL among top 5 contributors at the ACM CHI 2013 conference

Mar 01, 2013 - The Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL) has emerged as a strong contributor at the ACM CHI 2013 with 12 papers/notes accepted to the conference

Michael Hicks features on the Kojo Nnamdi Show "Tracking Chinese Hackers"

Feb 27, 2013 - Michael Hicks, Director of the University of Maryland Cybersecurity Center, featured on the Kojo Nnamdi Show "Tracking Chinese Hackers".

Lise Getoor wins Google Research Award

Feb 18, 2013 - Lise Getoor won a Google Research Award for her proposal "Using Graph Identification to Extract, Refine, and Correct the Knowledge Graph"

Jon Froehlich and his students' project highlighted in New Scientist

Feb 14, 2013 - The New Scientist featured an article on the work of Jon Froehlich and his students

Larry Davis's mentee behind Merecedes-Benz's 'Intelligent Drive' system

Feb 08, 2013 - One of Dr. Davis's former CS PhD students, Dariu Gavrila, and his team's stereo vision-based pedestrian system has been incorporated in the Mercedes-Benz 2013 E-class and S-class models.

Dr. Min Wu wins 2013-2014 Distinguished Scholar Teacher Award

Feb 07, 2013 - Dr. Min Wu has been recognized as a 2013-2014 recipient of the University of Maryland's Distinguished Scholar Teacher Award.

Ramani Duraiswami's student featured in NVIDIA's CUDA Spotlight

Feb 04, 2013 - Monica Syal, an aerospace engineer at Sunnyvale based Advanced Rotorcraft Technology (ART), was featured in NVIDIA's CUDA Spotlight Series for her work on GPU-accelerated brownout simulations.

Oracle features HCIL's EventFlow in a new video.

Jan 24, 2013 - EventFlow, a tool developed by the Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL) was featured in a video by Oracle Corporation.

UMD and Appian Corporation Announce New Corporate Partnership

Jan 22, 2013 - The University of Maryland (UMD) today announced Appian Corporation as its newest member of the Corporate Partners in Computing (CPIC) program.