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NSF Net-Centric I/UCRC Meets to Discuss New Research in Cloud Software & IoT Systems

Last April, sixty university faculty, industry members, and students met at the University for the Industry Advisory Board meeting of the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Net-Centric & Cloud Software & Systems (NCSS) Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (I/UCRC). The mission of the center is to be the primary source for fundamental software and systems research for […]

CS Undergraduate Students Explore Joining Faculty Research with Networking Luncheon

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

International Researchers and Industry Specialists Explore Latest Research in Interactive and Spatial Computing

Last April, the UT Dallas Institute of Interactive and Spatial Computing (UT-DIISC) held its second International Workshop on Interactive and Spatial Computing (IWISC). IWISC is an international workshop that provides a forum for international researchers and practitioners from academia, industry, and government to present and discuss state-of-the-art research and concepts within the field of interactive and spatial computing. The two-day workshop was held in Dallas, Texas, on Thursday, April […]

Undergraduate Researchers Showcase Projects at the 3rd Annual CS Research Expo

This past April, The UT Dallas Computer Science Department held the Third Annual Computer Science Research Expo (CSREX) as a way to encourage undergraduate students to engage in research. Computer Science and Software Engineering students from around Texas and the Southwest submitted their research papers, posters, and software demos for the Expo. The Expo aimed […]

Prof. Prabhakaran Shares 3D Immersive Tele-Rehabilitation Research at Capitol Hill

Via Jonsson School News – Dr. B. Prabhakaran, professor of computer science, and a team of researchers recently shared their work with U.S. congress and senate members in Washington D.C. With advanced 3D modeling, virtual and mixed reality and networking technologies, Prabhakaran has developed remote physical therapy options, allowing veterans to receive necessary care even when a […]

University Honors Graduate Students for Excellence in Research, Teaching

In recognition of excellence among doctoral students, The University of Texas at Dallas’ Office of Graduate Studies has introduced an awards program honoring the top doctoral dissertation in each school. Winners of the inaugural 2017 Best Dissertation Award were announced at an April reception celebrating excellence in graduate education. The recipients are: Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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The CS Department at UT Dallas puts a strong emphasis on research. Its 51-strong research faculty are engaged in cutting-edge research in areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cyber Security, Data Science, Networks, Systems, Theory, and Software Engineering. The 2022 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings place UT Dallas CS at No. 71 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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