Archive for Computer Science

Texas A&M hosted the Southwest Regional Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC) during Spring Break (March 14-18). Texas A&M University took first place in the competition. Second place went to a first-year team from Southern Methodist University, and third place went to University of T…


The members of the Computing Research Association (CRA) have re-elected Dr. Valerie E. Taylor for a three-year term to its Board of Directors. Taylor is head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and the Royce E. Wisenbaker Professor. She earned her M.S. in electrical engineering …


Robots and researchers from Japan, the United States and the U.S. military converged on Disaster City® in College Station, Texas, March 8 to conduct two days of underground mine rescue and tunnel exploration experiments. Teams brought new types of ground robots, from miniature tank-like vehicles …


For the past two years, Texas A&M computer science and engineering professors Dr. Richard Furuta and Dr. Frank Shipman - and Dr. B. Stephen Carpenter II, associate professor of art education and visual culture - have been part of a team funded by the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Division …


A recently released iPhone and iPad application may seem like a challenging word game for most. But to one undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, it's the culmination of a dream. Sophomore Kate Stuckman created Professor Wordin…