News Archive

April 2, 2012

PhD student, Kyle Klein, has been awarded the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!

Kyle Klein, a doctoral student in Prof. Suri‘s Applied Algorithms Research Lab has been awarded the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship. The Fellowship provides a stipend of $30,000 a year for 3 years plus tuition and travel support. Kyle’s research is exploring algorithmic foundations of pursuit evasion and coordination in autonomous robot systems.

Congratulations!

February 26, 2012

Two of Prof. Rich Wolski‘s papers have been selected as two of the 20 best papers in the last 20 years from the International ACM Symposium on High Performance and Distributed Computing (HPDC).

February 25, 2012

Feb 22, 2012

IBM Ph.D. fellowship is highly competitive and recognizes our students as well as the quality of our institution.

Congratulations!

February 22, 2012

ELECTRICAL & COMPUTER ENGINEERING / COMPUTER ENGINEERING PRESENTS

Friday, March 2, 2012
10:00 – 11:00am
Electrical & Computer Engineering Conference Room (HFH 4164)

SPEAKER: John Sartori
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

TITLE: Stochastic Computing: Embracing Errors in Architecture and Design of Processors and Applications

January 20, 2012

Divyakant Agrawal was named a 2011 ACM Fellow for his contributions to distributed data management systems. Divy was also named an IEEE Fellow for his contributions to large-scale data management in distributed and networked systems.

Linda Petzold was named a 2011 ACM Fellow for her contributions to computational science.

Subhash Suri was elected as a Fellow of AAAS for distinguished contributions to the field of computational geometry, networks, and computational economics.

January 16, 2012

A Wireless Road Around Data Traffic Jams

January 8, 2012

A dark force, unleashed online

By Gareth Cook at Boston Global, January 08, 2012

THERE IS a new kind of threat gathering online.

December 20, 2011

Bouncing Data Would Speed Up Data Centers
A plan to bounce signals off the ceilings inside data centers could solve a major performance bottleneck.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2011 BY DUNCAN GRAHAM-ROWE (via MIT Technology Review)

Inside the huge data centers operated by Internet companies like Google, Amazon, and Facebook, information is processed at blistering speed, but it still has to be moved between different machines through relatively slow wiring.

December 20, 2011

UCSB COMPUTER SCIENCE DEPARTMENT PRESENTS
DISTINGUISHED LECTURE:

FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2012
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Reception
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Talk
Engineering Sciences Building, Room 1001

HOST: Subhash Suri

SPEAKER: Maria M. Klawe
President, Harvey Mudd College

Title: From 10% to 40% Female CS Majors: The Harvey Mudd College Story

Abstract:

December 12, 2011

Prof. Divy Agrawal invited as William Mong Visiting Fellow by the Faculty of Engineering at the Hong Kong University, Hong Kong. (Dec 12, 2011)

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