Monday, January 5th, 2015
A pair of computer science faculty members recently were called upon for expert comment by several media outlets. Assistant Professor Prasad Calyam was quoted in several stories dealing with distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks on the websites of the City of Columbia and KOMU TV, and Associate Professor Kannappan Palaniappan was quoted in a pair of stories dealing with the use of drones for image detection and mapping.
Thursday, December 4th, 2014
Researchers at the University of Missouri are inching closer to determining the viability of using facial measurements as a potential detection marker for autism in children.
Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
Working with his faculty adviser, Professor Wenjun Zeng, Suman Deb Roy wrote extensively on computational models that could make this data an accessible and valuable resource for those working in such fields as social media, advertising, marketing and journalism.
Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
A computer science doctoral student and a faculty member from the MU School of Information Science and Learning Technologies paired up to develop an event-based Twitter analyzation software program that is more accurate than existing tools.
Monday, December 1st, 2014
MU computer science graduate student Hongfei Cao was selected from over 2,000 participants as one of 12 finalists for the inaugural 2014 TEXATA Big Data Analytics World Championships.
Thursday, November 20th, 2014
The Mizzou chapter of the computer science honor society Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) hosted an Interactive Coding Experience Nov. 8 and 9 in Engineering Building West.
Friday, November 7th, 2014
The University of Missouri hosted the 5th Annual Missouri Technology Expo on October 16, serving as a forum allowing researchers and MU startups to pitch technologies and business plans to an audience of entrepreneurs, investors and technology companies.
Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
The University of Missouri’s Center for High Assurance Computing hosted the workshop, which attracted graduate students and researchers who came to present their work and give presentations on the topic of verification.
Monday, November 3rd, 2014
A total of 400 students worked day and night at the second-annual Hack Mizzou, held over the first weekend of October at Lafferre Hall.
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
The National Science Foundation grants received by Prasad Calyam and Chi-Ren Shyu total more than $1 million toward creating a secure hybrid cloud network that will lessen the need for researchers to rely on supercomputer data centers to process their data.
Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
Computer Science graduate student Rui Wang, associate professor Kannappan Palaniappan and assistant research professor Filiz Bunyak joined fellow Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) scientist Guna Seetharaman to produce a paper entitled “Static and Moving Object Detection Using Flux Tensor with Split Gaussian Models (FTSG).”
Monday, August 4th, 2014
The Computer Science Department debuted its Big Data Analytics Summer Program in July and also hosted a National Science Foundation-funded Research Experience for Undergraduates program.
Friday, July 25th, 2014
NVIDIA, a prominent visual computing company, recently featured Michela Becchi, an assistant professor in the University of Missouri’s Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, as one of 30 women chosen to share their stories on how they use the company’s compute unified device architecture.
Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
Three software applications with ties to the MU College of Engineering’s Computer Science Department recently garnered mainstream media attention.
Monday, June 16th, 2014
IBM announced that it will partner with 28 schools and universities, including the University of Missouri, to help prepare students for the predicted 4.4 million jobs expected to be created worldwide by 2015 in support of Big Data.
Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
The Soybean Knowledge Base (SoyKB), a free online data resource managed by assistant computer science research professor Trupti Joshi, allows collaboration to solve questions encountered in soybean research.
Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
GENI a cloud infrastructure sponsored by the National Science Foundation allows researchers and others to set up virtual labs to share information, resources, data and more.
Friday, May 9th, 2014
The hands-on approach at the University of Missouri has suited Tianbo Wang just fine since his arrival from Shanghai University. The opportunity to work on different projects and free reign to be innovative has been a boost for the computer science major.
Friday, May 2nd, 2014
My Two Cents Radio, developed an Android mobile application that attempts to popularize public media through social media integration and uses a new model for consumers to fund content, winning the Reynolds Journalism Institute’s Tech Showcase competition.
Friday, May 2nd, 2014
Thirty students in the Information Technology program will spend two afternoons each week testing software they engineer for use in unmanned aerial systems, more commonly known as drones.
Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
Manav Singhal’s mScan application for the Android operating system earned him a runner-up selection at the OPSWAT Student App Competition, and that work earned him an internship with OPSWAT, a provider of software management and security technologies, in San Francisco this summer.
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
The Mizzou chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon, the computer science honors society, recently received honors and praise for the group’s efforts to put new life into itself.
Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
Two civil engineering and an electrical engineering alumni were honored with Missouri Honor Awards or the Citation of Merit. Four faculty and two staff members also were recognized.
Monday, April 7th, 2014
MU associate teaching professor Dale Musser has been an “early adopter” of wearable technology. He has both a personal and a professional interest in technology’s ever-accelerating trends.
Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
Computer Science students from the College of Engineering were honored during the annual Engineers’ Week as outstanding students in their department or individuals among their peers.
Thursday, February 20th, 2014
Post-graduate Andi Dhroso was selected as a recipient of the Keystone Symposia Future of Science Fund Scholarship to attend a Keystone Symposium on “Big Data in Biology.”
Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
For some, the ability to turn personal success into lessons that teach others how to achieve the same success is the most rewarding. Such is the case for two alumni as both start their careers in academia.
Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
The Computer Science Department’s student organizations have had a busy year planning events that involve students from across the university and sometimes beyond.
Friday, January 31st, 2014
New computer lab spaces in Lafferre Hall utilize fresh technology to teach and allow students the chance to work on collaborative projects.
Monday, January 27th, 2014
Wisdom often is passed through generations. “Like mother, like daughter” is an aphorism that follows Kimberly Butler, a senior in computer science at MU. She is the second computer science major in her family, following in her mother’s footsteps.
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