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Sep 28, 2017

Alan Turing Memorial Scholarship Celebrates Diversity in Computer Science

Sothyrak (Tee) Srey’s voice fills with excitement when he recalls the day he learned he had been awarded the Alan Turing Memorial Scholarship. “I…


Sep 26, 2017

Computer Scientists Present Findings on Computer Vision and Object Detection at IROS 2017

Better methods for computer vision and object detection are among the innovations presented by CSE and other robotics researchers from UC San Diego…


Sep 19, 2017

CSE Recruits 15 Lecturers to Help Teach Undergraduates in 2017-2018

According to CSE assistant teaching professor Mia Minnes, who chairs the department's recruiting committee for lecturers this year, CSE has lined up…


Sep 15, 2017

Ph.D. Candidate to Defend Dissertation on Computational Methods to Study Genomic Structure and Structural Variation

CSE Ph.D. candidate Viraj Deshpande will stage the final defense of his doctoral dissertation on September 20 at 10am in room 1202 of the CSE…


Sep 12, 2017

Newspaper Features UC Responses to Demand for Data Science Education

The San Francisco Chronicle published a feature article on September 5 on how “universities rush to add data science majors as demand explodes.” In…


Sep 5, 2017

CSE Alumnus Works on Potential Road-Sign Threat to Self-Driving Cars

CSE alumnus Tadayoshi Kohno (Ph.D. ’06), now a professor of computer science and engineering at the University of Washington, is one of the authors…


Sep 4, 2017

Times Higher Education Ranks UC San Diego #5 Best Public University in the World

UC San Diego has netted the #5 spot in the UK-based Times Higher Education ranking of the globe’s best public universities. The campus was named 31st…


Sep 1, 2017

Coursera Promotes UC San Diego Online Courses in CS and Data Engineering

Two of Coursera's four top specializations in computer  science and data engineering were developed with  partners at UC San Diego. Here…


Aug 28, 2017

NSF Funds CSE Professor to Model Human-Robot Teamwork in Uncertain Environments

Laurel Riek, associate professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of California San Diego, will lead a three-year National…


Aug 28, 2017

UC San Diego Ranked #2 Nationwide for Serving the Public Interest

The magazine Washington Monthly has named the University of California San Diego the second ranked public university in the U.S. for promoting upward…