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Apr 11, 2019

Unearthing Mysteries of the Maya

UC San Diego computer science students are venturing into Maya tunnels in Guatemala, and at home in San Diego, to bring these ancient buried…


Apr 5, 2019

CSE Grad Student Selected for Bouchet Graduate Honor Society

Computer science and engineering Ph.D. candidate Ailie Fraser is one of five UC San Diego students accepted this week into the Bouchet Graduate Honor…


Apr 5, 2019

UC San Diego engineer Andrew Kahng awarded Ho-Am Prize

San Diego, Calif., April 5, 2019-- University of California San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering Professor Andrew B. Kahng has been awarded the…


Apr 4, 2019

Faculty celebrated for extraordinary teaching, research and service

They are probing the fundamental ideas of time, reimagining how energy can be stored and designing new ways to immerse audiences in theatrical…


Apr 3, 2019

Bafna Honored for Pioneering Bioinformatics Work

By Joshua Baxt, CSE writer   UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering professor Vineet Bafna has been named a 2019 ISCB Fellow by the…


Apr 1, 2019

Gupta Receives IEEE McDowell Award

By Joshua Baxt Rajesh Gupta, a professor of computer science and engineering at University of California, San Diego, has been awarded the IEEE…


Apr 1, 2019

New Algorithm Supercharges Long Read DNA Assembly

By Joshua Baxt Researchers at UC San Diego have discovered a better way to assemble long DNA reads into genomes. Called Flye, the new algorithm…


Mar 19, 2019

The Robots that Dementia Caregivers Want: Robots for Joy, Robots for Sorrow

Building robots that can help people with dementia has been a longtime goal for roboticists. Yet until now, no one has sought to survey informal…


Mar 18, 2019

UC San Diego Researchers Find Strong Performance, Complexities, and Puzzles in Intel's Optane DIMMs

University of California San Diego computer scientists have completed the first comprehensive evaluation of Intel’s new Intel Optane DC Persistent…


Mar 6, 2019

Inaugural Holder of the Halıcıoğlu Chair in Computer Architecture at UC San Diego Named

Hadi Esmaeilzadeh, a professor of computer science at the University of California San Diego, is building the computer architecture that will enable…