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CSE Ph.D. candidate Yoshiki Vasquez-Baeza stages final defense of his doctoral dissertation. Nov 30, 2017
Final Defense of Dissertation on Statistical Representations of Microbial Systems
With the growth in research on the human microbiome at UC San Diego and its creation of the Center for Microbiome…Read more
CSE prof. Tajana Rosing becomes an IEEE Fellow, Class of 2018. Nov 26, 2017
CSE Professor Elected IEEE Fellow in Class of 2018
CSE Professor Tajana Rosing has been elected a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).…Read more
Research shows fashion industry can harness neural network and AI to produce recommendations to consumers in tandem with customized clothes based on buyer preferences. Nov 21, 2017
Neural Nets on the (Fashion) Runway
Researchers from the University of California San Diego and Adobe Research have demonstrated how artificial…Read more
Scripps diver photographs coral reef to produce photomosaic and 3D models with help from CSE and CHEI partmers. Nov 17, 2017
CSE Researchers Help Scripps Scientists Document and Model Coral Reefs for 100 Island Challenge
In a study published recently in the journal Coral Reefs, scientists from Scripps Institution of Oceanography created…Read more
CSE professor Hovav Shacham honored with CCS Test-of-Time Award for introduction of return-oriented programming a decade ago. Nov 16, 2017
Cybersecurity Expert Accepts Test-of-Time Award for Introducing Return-Oriented Programming
At the 24th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2017) in early November, University of…Read more
CSE faculty-affiliate and alumna KC Claffy receives prestigious award from the Internet Society. Nov 15, 2017
Internet Society Honors CAIDA Director with Prestigious Service Award
CSE faculty-affiliate and alumna Kimberly (KC) Claffy (M.S. ‘91, Ph.D. ‘94) is the 2017 recipient of the prestigious…Read more
Testing SkySafe's RF technology to take command of a consumer drone in flight. Nov 15, 2017
Former CSE Student Gets Funding for High-Flying Startup from Hollywood and the Pentagon
A small San Diego-based startup launched by a former student in CSE to reduce the threat of accidents due to civilian…Read more
Workflow for the Small Molecule Accurate Recognition Technology (SMART). Nov 14, 2017
Finding a Faster, More Accurate Way to Identify Molecular Structures of Natural Products
Roughly 70 percent of drugs approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are based on natural products such as…Read more
CSE alumna Ayse Coskun (Ph.D. '09) wins IEEE CEDA Kuh Early Career Award. Nov 13, 2017
CSE Alumna Accepts Major Award in Electronic Design Automation
CSE alumna Ayse Coskun (Ph.D. '09) is back in Southern California on Monday, November 13 accepting an award from the…Read more
New approach to similarity search based on fruit fly in nature. Nov 13, 2017
Fruit Fly Brains Inform Search Engines of the Future
Every day, websites you visit and smartphone apps that you use are crunching huge sets of data to find things that…Read more
UW's John Delaney and CSE's Larry Smarr celebrate delivery of remote-controlled HD video live feed. Nov 13, 2017
Computer Scientist and Oceanographer Realize Long-Time Dream for Undersea Exploration
UW's John Delaney and CSE's Larry Smarr celebrate delivery of remote-controlled HD video  live feed  to…Read more
CSE lecturer Rick Ord with some of his tutors in November 2017. Nov 11, 2017
Teaching Students How to Land an Internship Interview or Become a CSE Tutor
CSE undergraduates turned out this week for two important sessions organized by the student-run Computer Science and…Read more
UC San Diego ranked 6th globally for high-quality science according to the journal Nature Nov 2, 2017
UC San Diego Ranked #6 Worldwide for High-Quality Science
The University of California San Diego ranked 6th among leading research institutions in the world for “high-quality…Read more
Speakers at the Earth Microbiome Project Mini-Symposium organized by CSE and Pediatrics professor Rob Knight (far left) Nov 1, 2017
Earth Microbiome Project Releases Preliminary Findings Based on 27,000 Samples
UC San Diego hosts mini-symposium to coincide with project report in the journal Nature Center for Microbiome…Read more
Partial schematic of SISSOR device for sequencing from single human cells. Oct 31, 2017
UC San Diego Scientists Create Device for Ultra-Accurate Genome Sequencing of Single Human Cells
Potential applications include precise early cancer detection Overview of experimental process using SISSOR…Read more
CSE professor Henrik Christensen honored with endowed chair in robotic systems. Oct 30, 2017
Contextual Robotics Institute Director Honored with Endowed Chair in Robotic Systems
Computer Science and Engineering professor Henrik Christensen, an internationally renowned expert in robotics, has been…Read more
Contextual Robotics Institute director Henrik Christensen (left) and executive director Todd Hylton with campus mail cart. Oct 29, 2017
Self-Driving Cars to Make Debut on UC San Diego Roads in January
The University of California San Diego will turn its campus into a test bed for self-driving vehicles starting in…Read more
Oracle's Waqar Hasan provides an industry perspective on Data Science. Oct 26, 2017
An Industry Perspective on Data Science
With the launch of CSE's first major/minor program in Data Science this fall, and the forthcoming launch of a new…Read more
CSE alumni attend reception in connection with SD Hacks 2017 hackathon in RIMAC Arena. Oct 24, 2017
CSE Alumni Attend Reception at SD Hacks 2017
CSE chair Dean Tullsen  (third from right) with members of the Alumni Board at CSE Alumni Reception…Read more
Using augmented reality to improve administration of CPR compression in an emergency. Oct 24, 2017
Outreach Effort Explores How Game Technology Is Changing the Medical Field
CSE Associate Research Professor Nadir Weibel On Oct. 12, CSE associate research professor Nadir Weibel and some of…Read more