The UC San Diego Fallen Star

Jun 22, 2023
UC San Diego “Fallen Star” Team is a Rising Star in World-wide Programming Competition

By Kimberley Clementi UC San Diego engineering students Thomas Li, Stanislaw Strzelecki and Shang Zhou will represent the university this November at the 47th International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) World Finals in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. The three-member team, competing as Fallen Star...Read More

The first AAB graduation celebration for undergrads

Jun 20, 2023
CSE’s Alumni Advisory Board Honors the Class of 2023 and Supports Scholars

By Kimberley Clementi The Alumni Advisory Board (AAB) for UC San Diego’s Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) department saluted the Class of 2023 in its first CSE Graduation Celebration for undergraduates. The event, aptly named “Debugging to the Finish Line,” was held June 16 in the courtyard...Read More

Christine Alvarado is the inaugural Paul R. Kube Endowed Chair of Computer Science

Jun 1, 2023
UC San Diego Associate Dean and Computer Scientist Christine Alvarado Named Paul R. Kube Endowed Chair

By Kimberley Clementi and Katie E. Ismael UC San Diego’s Christine Alvarado, the associate dean in UC San Diego’s Division of Undergraduate Education and a Teaching Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Department, will hold the inaugural Paul R. Kube Endowed Chair of Computer...Read More

CSE's 2023 NSF Graduate Research Fellows

May 31, 2023
CSE Students Join Prestigious Circle of NSF Grad Research Fellows

By Kimberley Clementi 40 Nobel laureates. A former U.S. Secretary of Energy. A co-founder of Google. This prestigious circle of Graduate Research Fellows selected by the National Science Foundation (NSF) recently grew by three UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) graduate...Read More

Industry representatives and the CNS community at the 2023 CNS Research Review

May 25, 2023
CNS in 2023: the Annual Research Review

By Kimberley Clementi The Center for Networked Systems (CNS) held its annual CNS Research Review at the UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering Building on May 4 and 5. Now in its second decade, the invitation-only event introduced industry members from Cisco, Google, Qualcomm and eight...Read More

CSE professors (l to r): Albert Chern, Aaron Schulman and Tzu-Mao Li

May 22, 2023
CSE’s CAREER Award Recipient List Grows by Three – Again

By Kimberley Clementi For the second consecutive year, three faculty members from UC San Diego’s Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) department were recognized with the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award. Assistant professors Albert Chern, Tzu-Mao Li...Read More

First authors of the two Distinguished Paper recipients Shravan Narayan (l) and Jennifer Switzer (r).

May 15, 2023
UC San Diego Computer Scientists Have Distinguished Showing at ASPLOS 2023

By Katie E. Ismael and Kimberley Clementi From reclaiming the 1.5 billion smart phones deactivated annually to finding a new way to reduce browser security risks, UC San Diego computer scientists tackled big issues in two papers that were recognized recently at the 2023 Architectural Support for...Read More

CSE's Russell Impagliazzo will be honored for his influential contributions May 12 and 13

May 10, 2023
Changemakers of CSE: Russell Impagliazzo Pursues Complexity and Comedy

By Josh Baxt and Katie E. Ismael Russell Impagliazzo, a longtime professor in UC San Diego’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering, is immersed in computational complexity, identifying how difficult it will be to solve specific problems on fast computers. On the side, he immerses himself...Read More

Supun Nakandala

May 1, 2023
Supun Nakandala (PhD ’22) Wins SIGMOD Dissertation Award

By Kimberley Clementi UC San Diego’s Computer Science and Engineering alumnus Supun Nakandala (PhD ’22) has been selected as winner of the Jim Gray Dissertation Award 2023 by the Association for Computing Machinery’s Special Interest Group on Management of Data (ACM SIGMOD). This prestigious award...Read More

CSE's Newest Amazon Research Award Recipients

Apr 24, 2023
CSE Faculty Recognized with Amazon Research Awards

By Kimberley Clementi Three faculty members from UC San Diego’s Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) department were among the 79 Amazon Research Award recipients announced for the fall 2022 cycle. CSE Assistant Professor Sean Gao, who was also a 2021 awardee, was honored along with Associate...Read More