News Archive

April 12, 2017

Reprising his keynote talk from the IEEE Virtual Reality 2017 Conference in March, Professor Tobias Höllerer will present "Notes on Virtual and Augmented Reality" at VRLA Expo 2017 on Friday, April 14. 

March 30, 2017

During the IEEE Virtual Reality 2017 Conference this March in Los Angeles, California, Professor Tobias Höllerer gave the Opening Keynote titled "Notes on Virtual and Augmented Reality." IDG publication Network World provided further exposure for Professor Höllerer's remarks in a March 27 article "Advanced technologies that are ready to make AR a consumer reality," available

March 29, 2017

Congratulations to Joseph E. McMahan, on winning the inaugural Distinguished Graduate Student Presentation Award for his talk at summit.cs 2017. Titled “Software Like a Bridge,” McMahan’s presentation addressed formal methods in systems and architecture.

McMahan is a PhD candidate for computer architecture, working in the ArchLab with his advisor, Professor Tim Sherwood.

March 14, 2017

For their paper titled "#Indigenous: Tracking the Connective Actions of Native American Advocates on Twitter," Professor Elizabeth Belding and CS graduate student Morgan Vigil-Hayes received a Best Paper Honorable Mention at the 20th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2017).

February 16, 2017

Congratulations to CS undergraduate student Hyun Bum Cho, on receiving a $1,000 scholarship from DiscoverE – a coalition of engineering professionals. Hyun is one of three, UC Santa Barbara engineering undergraduate students chosen for their work to receive the award. 

February 8, 2017

CS Newsletter, Winter 2017

The latest newsletter from the Department of Computer Science features profiles of new faculty members, highlights of faculty awards and honors, interviews with accomplished CS undergraduates, and more. To view the full newsletter, please click here