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CSE's Newest Amazon Research Award Recipients

Apr 24, 2023
CSE Faculty Recognized with Amazon Research Awards

By Kimberley Clementi Three faculty members from UC San Diego’s Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) department were among the 79 Amazon Research Award recipients announced for the fall 2022 cycle. CSE Assistant Professor Sean Gao, who was also a 2021 awardee, was honored along with Associate...Read More


CSE's Jessica Echterhoff

Apr 24, 2023
Jessica Echterhoff (MS ’22, PhD ’25) Nets CSE’s First Apple Scholars in AI/ML Fellowship

By Kimberley Clementi Department of Computer Science and Engineering PhD student Jessica Echterhoff has been named a 2023 recipient of the Apple Scholars in AI/ML PhD fellowship. Echterhoff, the first UC San Diego student to receive this award since the inaugural class was announced in 2020,...Read More


New CSE Assistant Professor Daniel Grier

Mar 23, 2023
Is There a Quantum Advantage? Daniel Grier Joins CSE to Prove That There Is.

By Kimberley Clementi Quantum computing is to classical computing what Ant-Man is to The Avengers: a diminutive team member with a sizeable advantage performing certain tasks. At least that’s what Daniel Grier, a new assistant professor in the Computer Science and Engineering and Mathematics...Read More


Computer science and math students Thomas Li, Stanisław Strzelecki, and Shang Zhou will represent UC San Diego at the ICPC North American Championship in May 2023.

Mar 10, 2023
UC San Diego “Fallen Star” Team Rises to the Top in ICPC Regional Contest

By Kimberley Clementi A team of UC San Diego computer science and math students ranked first place in the Southern California Regional round of the International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), the world’s largest and most prestigious programming competition. The team outperformed peers...Read More


ServiceNow Scholars are: Kaleigh Beachler; Justin Yang; Nicole Wong; Steven Shi; Kyle Trinh; Kristy Ly; Charlotte Kim; Joshua Kave; Arnav Dandu

Mar 2, 2023
Meet the Inaugural Cohort of ServiceNow Scholars

By Katherine Connor  Nine undergraduate computer science and engineering students at the Jacobs School of Engineering at UC San Diego have been selected as inaugural recipients of the ServiceNow scholarship. ServiceNow Scholars are computer science students with outstanding academic merit,...Read More


CNS welcomes four new faculty members.

Feb 24, 2023
CNS’s Network Grows Stronger

By Kimberley Clementi UC San Diego’s Center for Networked Systems (CNS) is adding four additional faculty members to its growing ranks. Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) assistant professors Earlence Fernandes, Imani Munyaka and Amy Ousterhout will be supporting CNS research...Read More


CSE's Newest DeepMind Fellows: Amber Olsen (l) and Katya Katsy (r)

Feb 13, 2023
Two New Deep Minds Join CSE's DeepMind Fellows

By Kimberley Clementi UC San Diego’s Computer Science and Engineering Department (CSE) is proud to announce two additional DeepMind Fellows, adding to the growing class of exceptional machine learning master’s students to benefit from the program since it began in 2020. Katya Katsy and Amber Olsen...Read More


The latest recognition for CSE's Stefan Savage included election to the National Academy of Engineering.

Feb 9, 2023
Cybersecurity Expert Stefan Savage Elected to the National Academy of Engineering

By Ioana Patringenaru UC San Diego cybersecurity expert Stefan Savage, whose work examines a wide range of technologies, from cars, to spam emails to cryptocurrencies, was elected to the National Academy of Engineering.  It’s the latest in a long series of accolades for Savage, who has also...Read More


CSE professors Dean Tullsen (l) and Deian Stefan (l) will be leading the effort at UC San Diego with new DARPA program

Feb 1, 2023
CSE Researchers and Intel Join DARPA Program to Prevent Exploitation of Computing Systems

Credit: Intel What’s New: Intel and the UC San Diego announced they have been selected to join the Hardening Development Toolchains Against Emergent Execution Engines (HARDEN) program team for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Adversaries have crafted increasingly complex...Read More


New CSE professor Amy Ousterhout

Jan 25, 2023
New CSE Faculty Member Amy Ousterhout Races Ahead

By Kimberley Clementi It’s been said that slow and steady wins the race. But high performers like Amy Ousterhout, a new assistant professor in UC San Diego’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering, set a pace few can match – whether she’s navigating the fast-track in academia or a high-...Read More