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Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute Welcomes New Partnership with Viasat

Jun 26, 2019
Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute Welcomes New Partnership with Viasat

  A new partnership was announced today aiming to strengthen data science educational resources delivered through the Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute (HDSI), the data science hub at the University of California San Diego, as the year-old Institute welcomed the global...Read More


Graduating students honored at Ring Ceremony

Jun 17, 2019
Graduating students honored at Ring Ceremony

  San Diego, Calif., June 14, 2019-- The Jacobs School of Engineering is committed to providing world class, hands-on engineering education at scale. On June 15, about 1,600 students will earn baccalaureate degrees in engineering, making the Jacobs School the third largest engineering...Read More


Two CSE Students Receive Microsoft Grant to Support Underrepresented Ph.D. Students in Computing

Jun 14, 2019
Two CSE Students Receive Microsoft Grant to Support Underrepresented Ph.D. Students in Computing

Alexander Gamero-Garrido UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering Ph.D. students Alexander Gamero-Garrido and Angelique Taylor have been awarded the selective 2019 Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant for their proposed research on international internet traffic disruption and making...Read More


Celebrating Rick Ord

Jun 14, 2019
Celebrating Rick Ord

  Mainstay lecturer Rick Ord is retiring this month, and a lot of people are in denial about it. Rick has been part of the Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) department for nearly four decades – longer, in fact, than there has actually been a CSE. Rick started taking undergrad...Read More


The Students Have Spoken

Jun 14, 2019
The Students Have Spoken

  Rick Ord has earned a lot of admiration from his students. Here are just a few examples. Early in my years here, I got lucky, and I decided that I wanted to tutor, and Rick was one of the professors that selected me. I started tutoring for him, and one of the professors that is now...Read More


CSE Building Entrance

Jun 6, 2019
Another Great Year for Faculty Awards

  The Department Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) at UC San Diego thrives, in large part, because of its excellent faculty. Each year, many are honored for their scientific and teaching prowess. This year is no different, with CSE faculty earning numerous awards.  “UC San...Read More


Healthcare Meets Human-Centered Computing

May 30, 2019
Healthcare Meets Human-Centered Computing

The Weibel Lab is testing augmented and virtual reality to help novice surgeons perform complex surgeries. Photo: Alex Matthews, Qualcomm Institute at UC San Diego   By Joshua Baxt, CSE writer How do we combine computers and medicine to provide better care? Some answers are obvious, like...Read More


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May 29, 2019
Daniele Micciancio Named 2019 International Association for Cryptologic Research Fellow

UC San Diego Department of Computer Science and Engineering Professor Daniele Micciancio has been named a 2019 International Association for Cryptologic Research Fellow, for his pioneering work on lattice-based cryptography and for service to the IACR.     Lattice-based...Read More


Prof Ramamoorthi

May 29, 2019
The SIGGRAPH Awards Recognize CSE Researchers

    Prof. Ravi Ramamoorthi The Association for Computing Machinery SIGGRAPH Awards honor computer scientists for “exceptional achievements in computer graphics and interactive techniques,” and this year UC San Diego’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering...Read More


Professor Mihir Bellare

May 9, 2019
Mihir Bellare Named Inaugural Holder of S. Gill Williamson Endowed Chair in Computer Science

  Professor Mihir Bellare, an internationally renowned cryptographer and a pioneer in data security and privacy, has been appointed the S. Gill Williamson Chancellor’s Endowed Chair in Computer Science at the University of California San Diego. “I congratulate Mihir Bellare on his game-...Read More