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At Research Expo, M.S. Student Selected for Best CSE Poster

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 Expo on April 16. Among all CSE entries, the computer science best poster award went to Narendran Thangarajan (pictured at left), a Master's student advised by CSE research...Read More


Marissa 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 senior was on campus last weekend to attend Triton Day, when over 20,000 accepted students and their families converged on UC San Diego to get a taste of everything the university...Read More


Gillespie Subramani

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, but this year it was much more than that: He is one of two UC San Diego faculty members to win the 2015 Integrity Award. It was announced on April 14 along with staff and student...Read More


Vilcek Prize

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) newcomer to the United States. The Vilcek Foundation has named Knight the winner of a Creative Promise Prize in Biomedical Science for his "groundbreaking research on microbial...Read More


Alumni 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 and Jay Kunin, executive director of the Moxie Center for Student Entrepreneurship at UC San Diego. The alumni included Taner Halicioglu (BS ’96), Jennifer Arguello (BS ’00), Chris...Read More


Christine 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 for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT). The summit will take place in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, where Alvarado and three former colleagues at Harvey Mudd College...Read More


NSF Logo

Apr 2, 2015
NSF Graduate Research Fellowships to CSE Students

Three current CSE students are among the 2,000 nationwide to be offered 2015 Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Graduate students Rachel Marty and Alexandria Shearer and graduating senior Max Shen were selected from among roughly 16,500 applicants this year....Read More


Fan Chung Graham

Apr 1, 2015
Society Honors Computer Scientist and Mathematician Fan Chung Graham

CSE Prof. Fan Chung Graham and 30 others worldwide have been named as the Class of 2015 Fellows of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). She was cited for her contributions to “combinatorics, graph theory and their applications,” and those applications have included Internet...Read More


George Porter

Apr 1, 2015
Disaggregating Data Centers

CSE Prof. George Porter is back from the big annual Optical Fiber Conference (OFC) and expo, which took place in Los Angeles this year. The associate director of UC San Diego’s Center for Networked Systems (CNS) and two colleagues from the ECE department – Shaya Fainman and George Papen – were on...Read More


KA Lite Team

Mar 30, 2015
New Opportunities for CSE Students, Faculty in Qualcomm Institute Innovation Space

The Qualcomm Institute is setting up a new space where companies can apply to lease offices or labs on the second floor of Atkinson Hall, across from the CSE building. The institute announced the first seven companies that have been approved to be the first tenants of the facility, with more in the...Read More