Archive for Computer Science

Dr. Nancy M. Amato and Dr. Perla Beatriz Balbuena are among the seven Texas A&M University faculty members recognized as 2013 Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in recognition of their scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or i…


Researchers from The Texas A&M University System participated in the Eng-Life Workshop Nov. 15 in the Emerging Technologies Building on campus. The workshop, "At The Interface of Engineering and Life Sciences," was hosted by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the Dwight…


Dr. Dezhen Song was awarded an NSF grant for searching for transient targets in physical space. His research project is entitled, "Robotic Search of Transient Objects." The grant is funded through the NSF Division of Information & Intelligent Systems for three years beginning Fall 2013. Dr. Song…


WIPTTE 2014 Official Site: http://www.wiptte.org Workshop Dates: March 12-14, 2014 Full/Short Paper Deadline: November 30, 2013 Poster Abstract Deadline: January 21, 2014 With the advent of MOOCS (Massive Open Online Courses), flipped classes, distance education, and tablet PCs, education is now in…


This year's theme for the 2013 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC) was "Think Big: Drive Forward." CSE's (Department of Computer Science and Engineering) Aggie Women in Computer Science (AWICS) joined with over 4,800 people from 54 different countries and over one hundred univer…


The 100 fastest-growing Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses in the world were recognized today (Oct. 25) at the 9th Annual Aggie 100 program, sponsored by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship in the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. The Aggie 100 focuses on growth as an i…


Laura C. ’87 and Christopher B. Curran ’87 have established the North Texas IT Leadership Endowed Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to full-time students pursuing undergraduate degrees in computer science or management information systems from Texas A&M University. Preference will be…


Two undergraduate engineering studentshave been selected for the University Innovation (UI) Fellows program of the National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation, funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). Dean Tate, a junior electronics engineering technology major, and Graham Leslie…


Dr. Robin R. Murphy, Raytheon Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and director of the Center for Robot Assisted Search and Rescue (CRASAR), was named one of the 25 women in robotics that everyone should know about by Robohub. The list, which was compiled in celebration o…


Dr. Valerie Taylor, senior associate dean for academic affairs in the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University, presented a keynote speech at the annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing conference in Minneapolis Oct. 4.  The Grace Hopper Celebration was co-foun…


Michael A. DeJesus, a Ph.D. student in computer science at Texas A&M University, and Thomas R. Ioerger, associate professor of computer science and engineering at Texas A&M, won the Best Paper Award at the fourth annual ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Biomedical I…


Brittany Duncan, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was featured in the press release for the Congressional Unmanned Systems Caucus' Science and Technology Fair in Washington, D.C., Sept. 19. Pictured: An unmanned aerial vehicle from t…


Dr. Bjarne Stroustrup, University Distinguished Professor and College of Engineering Endowed Chair in Computer Science at Texas A&M University, had a new book published Sept. 19. "A Tour of C++," purchasable as a paperback or eBook, is a guide to the application of C++ for those who have some f…


Dr. Xingfu Wu, TEES associate research professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded a three year NSF grant, effective Aug. 1. He is the co-principal investigator with Dr. Faming Liang from the Texas A&M Department of Statistics on…


Dr. Dylan Shell was awarded an NSF grant for algorithms for adaptive robotics sampling of sparse spatio-temporal fields for his research project, "Collaborative Research: Decision-Making on Uncertain Spatial-Temporal Fields: Modeling, Planning and Control with Applications to Adaptive Sampling." Th…