• Jun Li Portrait

    Professor Jun Li has been invited to serve as chair of three technical program committees in the area of computer networks.

    Co-chair with Olaf Maennel of Loughborough University, UK for the Workshop on Secure Network Protocols (NPSec 2013) at the IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2013), Goettingen, Germany, October 2013;

    QoS, Reliability and Security Symposium at the IEEE International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2013), to be held in Xian, China, August 2014;

    Globecom Communication and Information System Security Symposium (GC-CISS 2014) to be held in Austin, Texas, December 2014.

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    Updated: Jun 30, 2017
  • Dejing Dou portrait

    Professor Dejing Dou will as General Co-chair of the 12th International Conference on Ontologies, DataBases, and Applications of Semantics (ODBASE 2013) to be held in September in Graz, Austria. His co-chairs for the conference are Pieter DeLeenheer, VU University (Amsterdam) and Haixun Wang, Microsoft Research Asia. ODBASE provides a forum for presentation of research in the use of ontologies... Read more

    Updated: Apr 19, 2021
  • Enigma Logo

    Mike Koss, a professional software engineer and amateur collector of cryptographic machines, will give a colloquium talk at 3:30 pm May 2 on the history of the German Enigma Machine and the vulnerabilities that enabled its code to be broken by the British at Bletchley Park. He will demonstrate its use on an original Enigma machine as well as allow hands-on use. Mike has also created a Paper... Read more

    Updated: Jun 30, 2017
  • Group of people networking

    Silicon Shire, a consortium of over 150 technology companies in the Eugene-Springfield area, hosted a business mixer last month at the UO Ford Alumni Center. The well-attended event provided UO students and faculty with the opportunity to mingle with representatives from local tech firms specializing in computer gaming, biotech, web and media, mobile and... Read more

    Updated: Jun 30, 2017
  • Oregon Marching Band member on the drums

    Strike up the band! CIS majors play an array of instruments in the Oregon Marching Band – drumline, sousaphone, trombone, trumpets and the large stationary instruments of the Front Ensemble.

    Casey Huggins, a CIS and Japanese double major in the Oregon Marching Band's Front Ensemble sees similarities between the band and computer science: "Going through the precise details of getting the... Read more

    Updated: Jun 30, 2017
  • Student in front of Apple iMac

    Apple will recruit students from UO to work part-time from home, doing technical support. Apple-At-Home students will work about 20 hours per week, on a flexible schedule, providing technical support for a wide variety of devices and software. They will work as paid Apple employees, enjoying both benefits and employee perks including employee discounts.

    Working with the UO's Career... Read more

    Updated: Jun 30, 2017
  • Scratch Cat Logo

    Under a UO program called Furlough Friday Science Days, a group of CIS undergraduate and graduate students spent a no-school Friday with students from Hamlin Middle School, introducing them to the art and science of computer programming. CIS graduate student Emily Schwartz led the lively hands-on labs in which pairs of students developed simple computer games using ... Read more

    Updated: Jun 30, 2017
  • Poster Contest Example

    The 2012-13 Graduate Research Poster Contest is now underway. All submissions have been received and are posted throughout the first floor of Deschutes Hall. A panel of faculty judges will select the winners with prizes to be presented at a colloquium in which graduate students present their work. Student ballots are also available in the Front Office for the People's Choice Awards. All CIS... Read more

    Updated: Jun 30, 2017
  • A robotic bug on top of computer chips

    The CIS department community is invited to participate in the annual Raytheon SI Capture the Flag (CTF), a competition for the broad community interested in computer security, including security professionals, academic researchers, government employees, lawyers, and journalists. Teams attempt to attack a set of binaries and puzzles for points; no prior experience required.

    Christopher Stricklan of Raytheon SIGOVS will give a pre-CTF presentation...

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    Updated: Jun 30, 2017
  • International Conference on Supercomputing Logo

    The 27th International Conference on Supercomputing will be held at the University of Oregon June 10-14. ICS is the premier international forum for presentation of research results in high-performance computing systems. CIS Professor Allen Malony is the General Chair of the conference.

    The conference, sponsored by the Association for Computer Machinery (ACM), will feature a mix of... Read more

    Updated: Jun 30, 2017