Latest CSE News [All News...]

Trevor Mudge Recognized for Distinguished Achievement at UIUC 50th Anniversary Event

Bredt Family Professor of Engineering Trevor Mudge has been recognized by the University of Illinois Computer Science Department as an "outstanding educator and researcher whose work has advanced the field of low-power computer architecture and its interaction with technology." He received a Distinguished Achievement Award at the Department's CS @ Illinois 50th Anniversary Celebration.  [More Info]

Prof. Edwin Olson Receives NSF CyberSEES Award

Associate Professor Edwin Olson was recently awarded an NSF CyberSEES grant for his research project, Sustainably Unlocking Energy from Municipal Solid Waste Using a Sensor-Driven Cyber-Infrastructure Framework. The award aims to advance the science of sustainability in tandem with advances in computing and communication technologies.   [More Info]

Prof. Satish Narayanasamy Receives Google Faculty Research Award

Satish Narayanasamy, associate professor of Computer Science and Engineering, has been awarded a 2014 Google Faculty Research Award for his work in software engineering. The Google Faculty Research Awards program is a competitive worldwide program intended to facilitate more interaction between Google and academia.  [More Info]

UM Computer Science Alumni Create Cribspot.com

Three former University of Michigan students are making a name for themselves in the growing Ann Arbor startup scene with cribspot.com. The startup helps college students find suitable places to live, while also helping landlords manage their properties.  [More Info]

Armin Alaghi Awarded Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship

CSE graduate student Armin Alaghi received a Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship to support his research on scholastic computing. The fellowship is awarded to outstanding doctoral candidates in the final stages of their program who are unusually creative, ambitious and risk-taking.  [More Info]

Life, Engineered: How Lynn Conway Reinvented Her World and Ours

Emerita professor Lynn Conway engineered her life from the start and reinvented the computer chip -- without her, our cell phones wouldn't be possible. But she also pioneered a potentially harder road, becoming among the first transgender woman in engineering.  [More Info]

CSE Events [All Events...]

Google’s Self-Driving Car

Tuesday, Nov 04, 2014
4:00pm-5:30pm
Location: 3725 BBB
Speaker: Dmitri Dolgov
Speaker Title: Software Lead
Event Type: AI Seminar

Tilting at Windmills: The Connection Between Fighting Abusive Patent Asserters (aka Patent Trolls) and Civil Rights Advocacy

Tuesday, Nov 04, 2014
5:00pm-6:00pm
Location: 1670 Beyster
Speaker: Lee Cheng
Speaker Title: Chief Legal Officer, SVP of Corporate Development, and Corporate Secretary
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event

Ultra-thin intrinsic amorphous silicon (a-Si) hybrid structure with inorganic/organic materials and its applications

Wednesday, Nov 05, 2014
1:00pm-3:00pm
Location: GM Conference Room, Lurie Bldg
Speaker: Jae Yong Lee
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Defense Event

CSE Graduate Honors Competition

Wednesday, Nov 05, 2014
3:30pm-5:00pm
Location: 1690 Beyster
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event

The Method of Approximation (from Algorithms to Economics)

Thursday, Nov 06, 2014
4:00pm-5:30pm
Location: 3725 Beyster
Speaker: Jason Hartline
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Colloquium

TBA

Friday, Nov 07, 2014
10:30am-11:30am
Location: 3941 BBB
Speaker: Jason Hartline
Event Type: Theory Seminar

Girls Encoded

Saturday, Nov 08, 2014
10:00am-5:00pm
Location: Stamps Auditorium
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event

Invited Guest Seminar

Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014
4:00pm-5:30pm
Location: Dow 1010
Speaker: David Woodruff
Speaker Title: Research Scientist
Event Type: Colloquium