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summer May 6, 2015
CSE Students Invited to Apply for SDSC Summer Institute
The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) has announced the topic of its 2015 Summer Institute, which runs from August…Read more
ryan May 4, 2015
Computer Vision + Brain-Computer Interface = Faster Mine Detection
Computer scientists in UC San Diego's Jacobs School of Engineering have combined sophisticated computer vision…Read more
sneha May 4, 2015
Social App Wins Prize at USD Social Innovation Challenge
CSE junior Sneha Jayaprakash and her team of a dozen fellow students, most from CSE, in the social startup Bystanders…Read more
ryan May 1, 2015
CSE Students Explore Platform to See World Through Others' Eyes
The Basement is the campus-wide incubator operated by the Alumni & Community Engagement office, and an article in…Read more
business plan Apr 30, 2015
Business Plan Contest Offers $100,000 in Prizes
The UC San Diego Entrepreneur Challenge has set the deadline for submissions in one of its most lucrative contests for…Read more
larry Apr 30, 2015
Faculty to Share Experience of ‘Transformational Projects’ in IDI Showcase Events
Faculty from CSE and other departments are invited to attend one of the three showcase events organized by the…Read more
savage Apr 30, 2015
Savage Comments on Possible Spear Phishing Attack by Russian Hackers
There is a new type of cyberwar that goes beyond phishing scams. A security firm reports that in so-called "spear…Read more
russell Apr 29, 2015
What Does It Mean to Be Literate in the Age of Google?
What does it mean to be literate at a time when you can search billions of texts in less than 300 milliseconds? That's…Read more
pixel Apr 28, 2015
Big Pixel Hackathon Set for May 23
Three "hackers" will each win $500 cash awards if they are in the winners' circle at the conclusion of the Hackathon…Read more
sneha Apr 23, 2015
Student Startups Among Finalists in Social Innovation Challenge
Two CSE student startups have reached the finals of the San Diego Social Innovation Challenge. The companies -- Evocado…Read more
jordan Apr 23, 2015
CSE Students Prepare to Stand and Deliver at Undergraduate Research Conference
The 28th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference takes places this Saturday, April 25. It will run from 8am to 4pm at…Read more
chris Apr 23, 2015
Alumnus Looks Back at Inaugural Introduction to Robotics Course
Recent CSE alumnus Chris Barngrover (MS '10, PhD '14) developed a new CSE 190 course, Introduction to Robotics, which…Read more
best Apr 21, 2015
Nominations for Campus-Wide Outstanding Senior, Graduate Student
CSE faculty, students, staff and alumni, along with those from across campus, are eligible to nominate candidates for…Read more
ravi Apr 17, 2015
Center for Visual Computing Makes Debut at 2015 Research Expo
The new Center for Visual Computing, an 'agile' research center based in the CSE department, had its official unveiling…Read more
narendran Apr 17, 2015
At Research Expo, M.S. Student Selected for Best CSE Poster
Twenty CSE graduate students presented their research to an estimated 650 people attending the Jacobs School's Research…Read more
hing Apr 16, 2015
Alumna and Incoming Student Cross Paths in B-Ball and Computer Science
There must be something about hoops, Tritons and computer science. Meet Marissa Hing. The 18-year-old high school…Read more
integrity Apr 16, 2015
CSE Lecturer Wins Campus Academic Integrity Award
CSE Prof. Gary Gillespie says it was an honor just to be nominated this year for the Academic Integrity Faculty Award,…Read more
vilcek Apr 10, 2015
CSE Faculty Affiliate Honored with Vilcek Prize
CSE faculty-affiliate Rob Knight is a newcomer to UC San Diego, but now he is also being honored as a (relative)…Read more
alvarado Apr 8, 2015
Alvarado Receives Engagement Excellence Award
CSE Prof. Christine Alvarado will be honored in late May at the Summit on Women and IT organized by the National Center…Read more
startup Apr 8, 2015
CSE Alumni Brief Students on Profits, Pe15rils in Tech Startups
Lindsey Fowler (BS ’05), president of the CSE Alumni Advisory Board, moderated an April 2 panel of six alumni experts…Read more