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VTCS news imageCory Bart awarded NSF Graduate Fellowship - 11 April 2014

Congratulations Cory, on your award of a NSF Graduate Fellowship! This is a great honor for you and for the department. Great job!

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VTCS news imageSpring 2014 Research Awards - 01 April 2014

Congratulations to CS Faculty who were awarded research funding in the spring of 2014.

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VTCS news imageCongratulations Zalia Shams for winning the 2014 SIGCSE Competition - 20 March 2014

Congratulations Zalia (and advisor Steve Edwards) on your success at the SIGCSE Student Research Competition in early March.

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VTCS news imageCS major Brandon Amos will represent VT at the ACC Meeting of the Minds in April 2014 - 06 March 2014

Congratulations to Brandon Amos and faculty mentor Layne Watson.

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VTCS news imageCongratulations to CS Affiliated Professor Mark Gardner - 05 February 2014

Dr. Mark Gardner was featured on VT News Today for his NSF Ignite project.

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VTCS news imageT.M. Murali acknowledged as an ACM Distinguished Scientist - 05 February 2014

T.M. Murali has been acknowledged as an ACM Distinguished Scientist!  

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VTCS news imageCongratulations Ji-Sum Kim who placed 2nd in the ACM GHC Grad Student Research Compeition - 05 February 2014

Congratulations to Ji-Sum Kim, recent PhD graduate who placed 2nd in the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Grace Hopper Celebration Grad Student Research Compeition.

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VTCS news imageDr. Kirk Cameron selected as an organizer for the 2014 IAFOE Symposium - 04 February 2014

Dr. Kirk Cameron has been selected as an organizer for the 2014 Indo-American Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. Kirk was asked to chair  and organize a session on Green Approaches to Communication with an Indian computer scientist colleague.

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VTCS news imageT.M. Murali named ACM Distinguished Scientist - 19 November 2013

In 2012 Murali and his team also received the Best Paper Award at the ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Biomedicine.

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VTCS news imageZalia Shams wins John Vlissides Award at SPLASH 2013 - 08 November 2013

CS grad student wins the 2013 John Vlissides Award.

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VTCS news imageKirk Cameron to organize session on green computing at NAE-sponsored symposium - 08 November 2013

IAFOE session will focus on green approaches to communication.

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VTCS news imageJi-Sun Kim wins 2nd place award at Grace Hopper Research Competition - 01 November 2013

This is the 2nd year in a row a CS@VT grad student has placed in the Student Research Competition.

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VTCS news imageWu Feng leads effort to support sequencing in the cloud - 01 November 2013

New software tools could lead to medical advancements.

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VTCS news imageEli Tilevich receives IBM Faculty Award - 01 November 2013

Tilevich receives 2013 IBM Faculty Award

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VTCS news imageWeb-CAT reaches impressive milestone - 28 October 2013

Web-CAT a community-driven web site

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VTCS news imageAlex Endert wins first annual IEEE VGTC Best Doctoral Dissertation Award - 24 October 2013

 Endert also won the 2012 Best Dissertation Award in the Department of Computer Science.

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VTCS news imageGrand prize winners of Yelp Dataset Challenge - 22 October 2013

Congratulations to current CS@VT grad student Ji Wang, CS@VT PhD graduate Sheng Guo, and U of Toronto grad student Jian Zhao!

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VTCS news imageDepartment graduates 32 PhD students in AY 2012-13 - 17 October 2013

Computer Science graduating 32 PhD students in AY 2012-13 is an impressive record.

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VTCS news imageOsman Balci receives SCS service award - 12 September 2013

Professor Osman Balci of computer science has been awarded the McLeod Founder's Award for Distinguished Service to the Profession by The Society for Modeling and Simulation International (SCS).

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VTCS news imageVT GPU Computing Workshop a sold out success - 02 September 2013

Virginia Tech Department of Computer Science and NVIDIA collaborated to host a two-day live, hands-on GPU Computing workshop in mid-August.

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VTCS news imageDoug Bowman Co-Leads DARPA Robotics Challenge team - 16 August 2013

Doug Bowman, professor of computer science and director of the Center for Human-Computer Interactions, is co-leading a team that has advanced to the second phase of the futuristic Robotics Challenge.

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VTCS news imageHuijuan Shao wins best student paper at AAAI-2013 - 19 July 2013

PhD candidate Huijuan Shao and her co-authors win best student paper award at AAAI 2013 (Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence).

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VTCS news imageDenis Gracanin part of interdisciplinary team working with the VT Center for Autism Research - 30 May 2013

Associate professor Denis Gracanin is a summer scholar-in-residence studying "Neuroeconomics of Social Decision Making in Autism Spectrum Disorders."

 

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VTCS news imageWenjing Lou, Tom Hou, Hui Li, and CS graduate students win Best Paper Award at ASIACCS - 19 May 2013

Co-directors of the Complex Networks and Security Research Lab, Drs. Wenjing Lou, associate professor of computer science, and Tom Hou, professor of electrical and computer engineering, along with Hui Li (Xidian University, China) and CS graduate students Wenjai Sun, Bing Wang, Ning Cao, and Ming Li received a best paper award for "Privacy-Preserving Multi-keyword Text Search in the Cloud Supporting Similarity-based Ranking" at ASIACCS.

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VTCS news imageICAT showcases student and faculty research - 06 May 2013

Students from CS 1124 Media Computation and CS 4644 Creative Computing Studio students presented their work at the ICAT Day held on May 6, 2013. 

 

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