News Archive

August 28, 2017

Visa research lab awarded UCSB Computer Science Professor Xifeng Yan a gift award to support Professor Yan’s research in the areas of data mining, machine learning, and artificial intelligence.

Visa Research is a research community of scientists and engineers conducting applied research on the challenging problems in the payment industry and provides technical thought leadership to guide the company's future.

August 26, 2017

Software permeates every aspect of our world, from our homes to the critical infrastructure. As the size and complexity of software systems increase, the number and sophistication of software security flaws increase as well. Because of the potentially catastrophic effect of the exploitation of these vulnerabilities, a substantial amount of resources is devoted to finding these flaws before they are discovered by attackers and exploited in the wild.

August 21, 2017

What is Aritificial Intelligence (AI)? How did AI grow in the past few decades? What are the state-of-the-art of AI technologies now, and how about AI's future?

On Saturday 08/19, UCSB CS researchers Drs. John O'Donovan and William Wang gave an invited talk at the Humanist Society of Santa Barbara.

August 4, 2017

ABET is a non-profit organization that accredits post-secondary education programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.

Professor Emeritus Teofilo F. Gonzalez has been a CAC Program Evaluator (5 years) and CAC Commissioner (5 years). Currently he contributes to the CAC Commission as a Team Chair evaluating CAC programs. In the past 12 months the Commission reviewed 125 individual computing programs in 100 institutions around the world. The goal was to improve computing education in United States.

July 20, 2017

What would be the best way to spend a memorable Summer in Santa Barbara? Ocean, beaches, sunshine, and what? 

UCSB computer science teaching faculty Diba Mirza is now hosting a coding camp with Dos Pueblos High this Summer.