• Picture of Pacific ocean marked with overlapping circles connecting different programs

    A team of UO faculty has received a grant from the National Science Foundation for a two year project which will explore new models for undergraduate computer science curriculum that better prepare students to work in a global community of computing professionals. The project is also supported by a similar grant for a group of faculty from Portland State University.

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    Updated: Jul 3, 2017
  • Jiawei Han is a renowned computer scientist who specializes in research on Data Mining. Han, a professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will lecture May 08 on "Exploring the Power of Links in Information Network Mining.

    Barbara Simons, a former President of the ACM spoke on March 13 on "Computerized Voting Machines: Who is Counting your Vote?"

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    Updated: Jul 5, 2017
  • Professors listening to lecture

    Over thirty professors and graduate students from 19 institutions in North and South America and Europe attended a symposium called "Third Workshop on Graph Classes, Optimization and Width Parameters," or GROW '07, Oct. 18-20 on the University campus. The participants investigate graphs which model relationships between objects such as roads between cities, links between network routers and... Read more

    Updated: Jul 3, 2017
  • Yannis Smaragdakis portrait

    A paper titled "Scalable Automatic Test Data Generation from Modeling Diagrams" written by Yannis Smaragdakis and two of his former students at Georgia Tech received the "Best Paper" award out of 37 presented papers and 312 total submissions at the conference on Automated Software Engineering in November 2007. The paper also received one of three ACM SIGSOFT "Distinguished Paper Awards" given... Read more

    Updated: Jul 3, 2017
  • Anthony Hornof demoing his eye tracking software

    Associate Professor Anthony Hornof has been awarded a second grant from the National Science Foundation for research developing eye-controlled software for children with severe mobility impairments. The project builds on previous success developing the EyeDraw software, which... Read more

    Updated: Jul 17, 2017
  • Prof. Steve Fickas in Computer and Information Science, and Prof. McKay Sohlberg working with a student on a computer

    Life Technologies, LLC, a tech transfer company that resulted from Professor Steve Fickas' research group, has been nominated as finalist for an Emerald Award for Innovation. The Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce developed... Read more

    Updated: Jul 3, 2017
  • Nhu Tran portrait

    CIS Seniors Alex McCulllough and Nhu Tran were named to the Alpha of Oregon Chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa Honorary Society. McCullough was further selected to be a member of the prestigious Oregon Six group of Phi Beta Kappa. Each year, the Phi Beta Kappa society honors students whose undergraduate academic records reflect excellence in a rich liberal arts education. Six exceptional members... Read more

    Updated: Jun 13, 2019
  • EyeMusic video screenshot

    Associate Professor Anthony Hornof will perform "EyeMusic v1.0" at NIME 2007, the leading international conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression. The conference will be held this year at New York University, and features paper presentations as well as evening concerts which are open to the public. EyeMusic v1.0 is a musical and... Read more

    Updated: Jul 3, 2017
  • Jan Cuny portrait

    Professor Jan Cuny, was recently named the winner of this year's CRA A. Nico Habermann Award. This award, given by the Computing Research Association, honors a person who has made outstanding contributions aimed at increasing the numbers and success of underrepresented members in the computing research community. The CRA... Read more

    Updated: Jul 3, 2017
  • Assistant Professor Jun Li with his students

    Assistant Professor Jun Li has been awarded a UO Translational Research grant to expand research and development of the mSSL™ protocol for secure download of multimedia and other content. mSSL uses a hybrid peer-to-peer paradigm and supports both data integrity and proof of service for data downloaded through the Internet. Li's grant is funded through the Office of the Vice President for... Read more

    Updated: Jul 3, 2017