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  • Current problems with artificial intelligence are less cinematic than giant killer robots, but nonetheless represent a real danger, one that Professor Daniel Lowd hopes to address with his research. Artificial intelligence is the use of computers to perform complex tasks that traditionally required human intelligence. It is currently applied in... Read more

November 2018

  • The NSF Center for Big Learning and RACS are sponsoring a NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute training session with the goal of teaching participants how to implement deep learning models.

    In this hands-on course, you'll learn the basics of deep learning by training and deploying neural networks. You'll learn how to:

    • Implement common deep learning workflows,
    • ... Read more

October 2018

  • The UO's Zena Ariola received this year's ACM SIGPLAN Distinguished Service Award. SIGPLAN is the ACM's Special Interest Group in Programing LANguages: comprised of programming language developers, educators, implementers, researchers, theoreticians, and users, the group supports numerous conferences and publications exploring the design, implementation, practice, and theory of programming... Read more

September 2018

  • This preeminent cyber resilience event takes a “whole community” approach, bringing together the private and public sectors, owners and operators, cybersecurity experts, students, and community members to network and train together to defend our infrastructure from ever-evolving cyber threats. Click here to read more and register!... Read more

  • A team of 10 UO students competed in the Black Rock Desert for this summer's ARLISS student rocketry and design competition.

    "These students worked hard to develop, test, and run the challenge with a robot of their own design.  They worked long hours, put up with nasty dust storms, and competed against some of the top... Read more

  • Please join CIS faculty and staff to launch the 2018-19 academic year and find out essential information about your major.  Stay for snacks and conversation following the meeting! Read more

  • Be a tech tourist for a face-to-face experience with tech companies from around Oregon and SW Washington! Tourists will wind their way through the city to find out what cool technology host companies are working on, experience their company culture, network with other tourists, and find out about jobs available in the fastest growing industry in Oregon. The event will culminate with an After... Read more

  • An annual, two-week, conference-style lecture series, the Oregon Programming Languages Summer School (OPLSS) has attracted thousands of students and scholars from around the world to the UO since 2002. Each year, guest lectures focus on the fundamental importance of theory in programming language... Read more

  • Photos from the 2018 Computer Science commencement celebration are posted: click here to see! Read more