News Archive

May 9, 2016

Paul Schmitt, a fourth year Computer Science PhD student, has received a UCSB President’s Dissertation Year Fellowship for 2016-17.  His research focuses on mobile network connectivity, problems related to dynamic spectrum and spectrum sensing, and connectivity in under-resourced areas.

May 9, 2016

Computer Science professor Elizabeth Belding has been named General Chair of ACM HotMobile 2017, the International Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications.

April 13, 2016

CS Professor Linda Petzold discusses the network of circadian neurons that communicate to re-establish synchronization 

April 7, 2016

Cisco Systems, Inc. has awarded a generous gift to CS Professor Tim Sherwood's Computer Architecture and Embedded Systems Lab to support research entitled, "Formally Analyzing Software Security on Naked Embedded Hardware."

April 7, 2016

In recognition of his commitment to fostering student success, CS Professor Tevfik Bultan wins the 2015-16 Academic Senate Outstanding Graduate Mentor Award. 

March 29, 2016

Professor Ben Y. Zhao was recently selected as a 2015 Distinguished Member by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

March 22, 2016

Computer Science team receive Honorable Mention for Best Paper at 3DUI 2016

March 8, 2016

The department remembers Professor Emeritus Marvin Marcus, who passed away on February 20, 2016.

January 25, 2016

Professor Tim Sherwood will be joining the Office of Research as Acting Associate Vice Chancellor of Research, effective April 1, 2016.  

November 17, 2015

Professor Linda Petzold was recently awarded the 2016 SIAM Prize for Distinguished Service to the Profession. The prize is awarded to an applied mathematician who has made distinguished contributions to the furthering of applied mathematics at the national level. The prize will be awarded at the SIAM annual meeting in July.