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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…


May 8, 2019

UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering Professor Pavel Pevzner Receives ACM’s Paris Kanellakis Award

UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering Professor Pavel Pevzner has been honored by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) with the…


Apr 30, 2019

Inaugural Celebration Showcases CSE’s Diversity 

It all began with a Red Chair. Through its Sit With Me Campaign, the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) asks people to…


Apr 22, 2019

This deep learning powered tool creates better personalized workout recommendations from fitness tracking data

Computer scientists at the University of California San Diego have developed FitRec, a recommendation tool powered by deep learning, that is able to…


Apr 11, 2019

Unearthing Mysteries of the Maya

UC San Diego computer science students are venturing into Maya tunnels in Guatemala, and at home in San Diego, to bring these ancient buried…


Apr 5, 2019

CSE Grad Student Selected for Bouchet Graduate Honor Society

Computer science and engineering Ph.D. candidate Ailie Fraser is one of five UC San Diego students accepted this week into the Bouchet Graduate Honor…


Apr 5, 2019

UC San Diego engineer Andrew Kahng awarded Ho-Am Prize

San Diego, Calif., April 5, 2019-- University of California San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering Professor Andrew B. Kahng has been awarded the…


Apr 4, 2019

Faculty celebrated for extraordinary teaching, research and service

They are probing the fundamental ideas of time, reimagining how energy can be stored and designing new ways to immerse audiences in theatrical…


Apr 3, 2019

Bafna Honored for Pioneering Bioinformatics Work

By Joshua Baxt, CSE writer   UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering professor Vineet Bafna has been named a 2019 ISCB Fellow by the…


Apr 1, 2019

Gupta Receives IEEE McDowell Award

By Joshua Baxt Rajesh Gupta, a professor of computer science and engineering at University of California, San Diego, has been awarded the IEEE…