Researchers aim to protect cyber space in virtual reality environments

Researchers aim to protect cyber space in virtual reality environments

Virtual reality (VR) is becoming a popular replacement for in-person gatherings. Today, VR is used to provide remote classroom experiences, create realistic workplace settings and simulate training scenarios in realistic environments. But as the technology becomes more mainstream, the potential for malicious attacks on VR systems is growing. Now, a Mizzou Engineering team is beginning [...]
Mizzou Engineering Hosts Virtual AIPR Conference

Mizzou Engineering Hosts Virtual AIPR Conference

EECS faculty members Prasad Calyam andKannappan Palaniappan co-hosted this year's AIRP Conference, using the new IDE Lab on campus. The event has historically been held at the Cosmos Club in Washington, D.C., pictured on the monitor. Mizzou Engineering hosted the 49th annual Applied Imagery Pattern Recognition (AIPR) conference last week, proving that a virtual event [...]
Scholarship Covers Expenses for Cyber Security Education

Scholarship Covers Expenses for Cyber Security Education

A scholarship for students interested in cyber security continues to pay off. The median salary for cyber security jobs is $99,730, higher than the national average of $39,810. Cyber security jobs are growing at a rate of 32%, higher than the national average of 5%. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook. There’s [...]
Protect yourself from would-be hackers

Protect yourself from would-be hackers

Organizations across the country this spring are turning to Mizzou Engineering’s Prasad Calyam, director of the college’s Center for Cyber Education, Research and Infrastructure, for his expertise on keeping cloud-based platforms secure but still functional as more users access systems in healthcare, education and government. It’s technical talk among cyber-savvy professionals, but for the rest [...]

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