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Jan 30, 2018

Students Launch Hackathon for Virtual, Mixed and Augmented Reality

Welcome to HackXR. The student-run Virtual Reality Club at the University of California San Diego is launching the university’s first-ever hackathon…


Jan 29, 2018

UC San Diego Launches edX Online MicroMasters® in Algorithms and Data Structures

The online courses include Graph Algorithms as well as Graph Algorithms for Genome Sequencing and six more. Eight-course online program helps…


Jan 29, 2018

CSE Alumnus Runs for School Board

UC San Diego computer science alumnus Jee Manghani (B.S. ’96), spent 20 years in commercial software development, including six years at General…


Jan 23, 2018

Making Pipelines and Large Processing Microbial Community Studies Available to Any User, Any Time, Any Place

CSE Ph.D. Candidate José Navas Molina is set to be the first Computer Science student to stage the final defense of his doctoral dissertation in 2018…


Jan 22, 2018

New Algorithm Identifies Ten Times More Naturally Occurring Antibiotics than All Previous Studies

Drug resistance is a major concern worldwide. Many drugs, including antibiotics of ‘last resort’ such as vancomycin and daptomycin, are Peptidic…


Jan 17, 2018

CSE Alumnus from Oracle Addresses Database Researchers at UC San Diego

An early alumnus of the Computer Science and Engineering department will be back on campus Friday, January 19 to address faculty and students …


Jan 16, 2018

CSE Alumnus’s Startup Shows Tech Takeovers Happen Even in Smaller Markets

Just because he’s not in Silicon Valley or San Diego doesn’t mean that CSE alumnus Matthew Der (M.S., Ph.D. ’13, ’15) couldn’t work for a dynamic…


Jan 13, 2018

Authorities Release UC San Diego Student Who Inadvertently Crossed Border with Mexico

A UC San Diego senior majoring in Mathematics-Computer Science spent five days in detention at the U.S.-Mexico border after Immigration and…


Jan 13, 2018

Computer Science Major Honored for Undergraduate Research in Applied Cryptography

Computer Science major Julia Len recently got word that she was a recipient of a prestigious award honoring outstanding undergraduate…


Jan 12, 2018

U.S. and Japanese Research Institutions Sign Bilateral Memorandum of Understanding

The University of California San Diego and Japan’s National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) have forged a new, five-…