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UT Dallas Computer Science Researchers Make Two Important Discoveries in Computational Geometry

Dr. Benjamin Raichel, assistant professor of computer science, and his collaborators recently made two important discoveries in the area of computational geometry. Computational geometry is a field of study devoted to the development of efficient algorithms for problems which can be stated in geometric terms. As data sets of all sizes are routinely and naturally […]

Thuraisingham Receives The Inaugural And Prestigious Research Award In Data And Applications Security And Privacy At The 2017 ACM CODASPY

Dr. Bhavani Thuraisingham is the inaugural recipient of the prestigious 2017 CODASPY Research Award, presented at the Association of Computing Machinery’s Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy (ACM CODASPY) in Scottsdale, Arizona on March 23, 2017. This award represents a high honor that is given to a researcher working in Data and Applications Security and Privacy (DASPY) who has made “Innovative and Lasting Research Contributions” to the field. Thuraisingham received this award for her research contributions to DASPY spanning over three decades at […]

Dr. Gopal Gupta’s Paper from 2006 Stands the Test of Time – Jonsson Chair, PhD Alumni Earn Recognition for Programming Research That Remains Influential

A paper written in 2006 by UT Dallas computer science department head Dr. Gopal Gupta and three of his PhD students received a 10-year Test of Time Award from the Association for Logic Programming (ALP) at the 32nd International Conference on Logic Programming (ICLP) in New York. Gupta, holder of the Erik Jonsson Chair in the Erik Jonsson School of […]

UT Dallas Computing Scholars Celebrate Success with Internships and Research Opportunities

The Computing Scholars Honors Program (CS2) began in the fall of 2013. It was designed to attract students with excellent academic records and provide them a cohort elite style of classes taught by our best instructors at a deeper level of theory and mathematics. Our aim was to prepare participants for a career in research in […]

UT Dallas CS PhD Graduates Land Jobs at Prestigious Universities, Research Facilities, and Tech Conglomerates

In the 2015-16 academic year, the UT Dallas Computer Science Department graduated 14 PhD students, three of whom are women. These graduates have gone on to find jobs in prestigious universities, top tier research facilities, government, and high-tech companies. The UT Dallas Computer Science Department has graduated a total of 269 PhD students, including 53 […]

Dr. Latifur Khan’s Data Mining Research Group Makes Advances in Data Stream Mining

Dr. Latifur Khan, Professor of Computer Science at UT Dallas and Director of the UT Dallas Data Management and Analytics, and his research group have been doing research in data science for a long time. One of their research focus is data stream mining, where they have been working on a number of project supported by grants from the National […]

Unlocking Grant Money: Finding Research Funding Today

When: October 27, 2016 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: MC 2.524

The Office of Research Development and the Eugene McDermott Library will host a demonstration of Pivot, a ProQuest COS database provided by the University of Texas at Dallas to assist researchers in finding funding opportunities.[…]

Student Interns From IIT Kanpur Complete Inaugural Special Academic Research Internship at the UT Dallas CS Department

For two months this summer, The UT Dallas Computer Science Department served as home for Nirbhay Modhe, Parag Bansal, and Vivek Verma, the first group of international undergraduate students from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Kanpur, India, participating in the special intern program between the UT Dallas Computer Science Department and IIT Kanpur. The International Internship program, hosted by the UT Dallas Computer […]

Jonsson School Honors Outstanding Teachers, Researchers, Staff

The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science recently recognized faculty and staff for their contributions and achievements that improve the student experience and create a healthy work environment for other employees. “Our annual appreciation and excellence awards banquet is a fun way to say thank you to those who go the extra mile,” said Dr. […]

Thuraisingham Receives the 2016 Senior Faculty Research Award

35 years of research, development, and technology transfer has resulted in prestigious fellowships, technical achievement awards from IEEE and ACM and culminates in the Jonsson School 2016 Senior Faculty Research Award for Dr. Bhavani Thuraisingham.  Dr. Bhavani Thuraisingham, became the first professor of Computer Science and the first woman to receive the Erik Jonsson School […]

UT Dallas Cyber Security Research and Education Institute (CSI) Establishes the Center for Engaging Women in Cyber Security

Coming off of the success of hosting the Women in Cyber Security (WiCys ) 2016 Conference in Dallas, Texas early last April, the UT Dallas’s Cyber Security Research and Education Institute (CSI) has established the inaugural Center for Engaging Women in Cyber Security, with Dr. Janell Straach as director of the center. “Dr. Janell Straach […]

Dr. Ryan McMahan, Virtual Reality Researcher and CS Professor Wins NSF Career Grant

A prestigious grant from the National Science Foundation will help a UT Dallas scientist explore new ways that virtual reality can help companies improve their training programs and, ultimately, save lives. “My approach is new, which is why I think I received the CAREER award,” Dr. Ryan McMahan said. “My argument is that virtual reality […]

Research Areas

The CS Department at UT Dallas puts a strong emphasis on research. Its 53 strong research faculty is engaged in cutting-edge research in areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cyber Security, Data Science, Networks, Systems, Theory, and Software Engineering. The department’s research in Natural Language Processing is ranked #8 nationally, in Software Engineering #9 nationally, […]

Undergrads Explore Joining Faculty Research Projects During the UG Research Speed Matching Lunch

This past April, twenty-four UT Dallas Computer Science Undergraduate students were invited to take part in the Spring Computer Science Undergraduate Research Speed Matching Luncheon. The event brought together both UT Dallas’s distinguished computer science and software engineering faculty members and a select group of ambitious CS/SE undergraduate students. Students who attended this exclusive event were invited based on their GPA of 3.8 or higher. The event […]

Undergraduate Research Match Day

When: April 14, 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Visitor Center Atrium, 800 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080, USA

The Match Day event is open to all students and is designed to facilitate the process of pairing motivated undergraduates with faculty who are conducting research projects. Students who participate gain valuable research experience that[…]

Undergraduate Research Scholar Awards and Poster Contest

When: April 13, 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Visitor Center Atrium, 800 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080, USA

Current recipients of the Undergraduate Research Scholar Awards discuss their research with event attendees, utilizing a research poster and their in-person research presentation skills. Research faculty members select two semifinalists per academic discipline, all of[…]

UTD CS Professors Publish Sixteen Research Papers at Three of the World’s Leading Conferences in Artificial Intelligence

UT Dallas Computer Science professors and their PhD students, working in the area of intelligent systems, published sixteen papers in three of the most prestigious conferences in artificial intelligence: (i) six papers in the 30th AAAI (Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence) 2016 Conference on Artificial Intelligeance, (ii) four papers in the 29th Annual […]

Research Resume Workshop

When: April 11, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Where: TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102), 800 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080, USA

Students receive valuable advice on how to prepare a scientific/research-oriented resume or to strengthen an existing research resume. The workshop, sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Education, the Office of Research and the UT Dallas[…]

Undergraduate Student Research Panel

When: April 11, 2016 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102), 800 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080, USA

Undergraduate students and faculty researchers share their research experiences, tips on competing for research programs and fellowships, and strategies for obtaining the ideal research position.