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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…


Jan 30, 2019

CSE Represents UC San Diego at oSTEM National Conference in Houston, TX

By Trisha Kholiya, Qualcomm Institute student writer   Computer Science and Engineering’s (CSE) Assistant Professor Arun Kumar and Director of…


Jan 24, 2019

The Problem Solvers

By Josh Baxt, CSE writer  Seats were full at the recent CSE Open House. ​​​​​​ Photo: Shanni Jin, Qualcomm Institute On January 18, the…


Dec 17, 2018

Alex C. Snoeren Named ACM Fellow

Alex C. Snoeren Alex C. Snoeren, a professor of computer science and engineering, has been named a Fellow of the Association for Computing…


Dec 14, 2018

CSE Teacher of the Year Announced

Joe Politz Jacobs School of Engineering Dean Al Pisano recently presented the 2017-2018 Computer Science and Engineering Department Teacher of the…