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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, 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, and […]

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.

2nd Annual CS Research Expo Encourages Research Amongst Undergraduate Students

Last February, the UT Dallas Computer Science Department held the second Annual Computer Science Research Expo (CSREX) as a way to encourage undergraduate research. Computer Science students from around Texas and the Southwest submitted their research papers, posters, and software demos for the Expo. The Expo aimed to promote undergraduate research by having Computer Science […]

Dr. Kevin Hamlen research to be published in the 2016 NSF I/UCRC Tech Breakthrough Compendium

Cyber Attacks against government agencies, financial institutions, health care providers, and companies of all sizes have become more prevalent and devastating over the past decade. Researchers at UT Dallas have been actively researching ways to combat cyber attacks. This past January, the research of Dr. Kevin Hamlen, a professor in the UT Dallas Computer Science department and a Senior Technical Advisor of UT […]

Prominent European Researcher, Dr. Luc de Raedt Delivers Opening CS Distinguished Lecture Series Talk for 2016

The Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series started the 2016 year with Dr. Luc de Raedt, professor of research at the University of Leuven (KU Leuven) in Leuven, Belgium, prominent researcher from Europe, and an expert in intelligent systems, machine learning, and probabilistic programming. On Friday, February 12th, Dr. Luc De Raedt delivered his talk, “Probabilistic […]