Congratulations to Andrew Tjang, Sesh Venugopal, Fran Trees and Lars Sorenson (from LCSR) for their success in winning support from Google for their proposal entitled, “Increasing the Scalability and Diversity in the Face of Large Growth in Computer Science Enrollment.” … more
Congratulations to Prof. Abhishek Bhattacharjee, MS alumnus Bharat Pitchai (currently with Amazon.com) and their collaborator Lisa Hsu (Qualcomm Research) for their upcoming IEEE Micro Top Picks 2015 paper “Address Translation for Throughput Oriented Accelerators”. Every year, IEEE Micro Top Picks … more
Congratulations to Prof. Endre Szemeredi, who has just added another entry to his long list of awards and honors with an honorary degree. He has been awarded the degree of Doctor of Honoris Causa from the University of Buenos Aires.
Professor Rebecca Wright has been selected to participate in CRA’s 2015 CCC Leadership in Science Policy Institute (LiSPI), which is to take place in April 2015. To quote the CRA, the goal of the institute is to educate computing researchers … more
Congratulations to Prof. Santosh Nagarakatte, who has just been awarded the prestigious NSF CAREER award for his project entitled “CAREER: Semantics, Abstractions, and Tools for a Pragmatic Verified LLVM Compiler.” The grant runs for a period of 5 years, from … more
The paper by Anshumali Shrivastava and Ping Li on “Asymmetric LSH (ALSH) for Sub-linear Time Maximum Inner Product Search (MIPS)” has won the “NIPS 2014 Best Paper Award”. The MIPS problem has widespread applications in search, learning, and optimization. This … more
Congratulations to Prof. Ricardo Bianchini, who has been elevated to IEEE Fellow from 2015. The official citation for this honor is “for contributions to server and data center energy management”. More details, including the full class of 2015 fellows, are … more
Rebecca Wright was one of the participants in the NY Times “Room for Debate” on the very timely and important topic of “Keeping Credit Cards and Bank Account Data from Hackers”. See: http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2014/10/04/keeping-credit-cards-and-bank-account-data-from-hackers