PPPJ, Sept 9-10 2015
2015 International Conference on Principles and Practices of Programming on the Java Platform: virtual machines, languages, and tools (PPPJ’15) – the 12th conference in the PPPJ series – will be held here on the campus of Florida Tech, Tue and Wed, September 9th and 10th.
Incoming software engineering student Emily Hazen wrote a Kindle book available through the online retailer Amazon. The guide highlights 50 birds that frequent the Brevard County wetlands managed by the Natural Resources Management Department.
FIT invited to NAICP
Florida Tech has been invited to participate in the North American Invitational Programming Contest on Sat, 28 March 2015.
Programming Contest Results
Southeast US Regional Programming Contest Results
Microsoft Distinguished Engineer to Talk 'The Data Economy'
James Whittaker, a former Florida Institute of Technology professor who has worked for the FBI, Google and Microsoft, where he is currently the company’s Distinguished Engineer, will make two free presentations Thursday, Nov. 13 as part of the Visiting Entrepreneur Program of the Nathan Bisk College of Business.
Upsilon Pi Epsilon (CS Honors Society) inducted 12 new members
Upsilon Pi Epsilon (CS Honors Society) inducted 12 new members on September 26, 2014. We congratulate their academic achievement. The UPE chapter at Florida Tech focuses on Scholarship, Fellowship, and Service. The main responsibility of each UPE member is to help other students at CS Help Desk.
Florida Tech Presents Free Public Lecture, 'Big Data: A Closer Look' Jan. 31
“Big Data: A Closer Look” is the next Florida Institute of Technology Department of Computer Sciences Public Lecture. This talk is free and open to all Friday, Jan. 31, 7-8 p.m. in the auditorium of the F. W. Olin Life Sciences Building on the Florida Tech campus. This is part of a continuing series of talks that discuss how computing has changed t
Florida Tech Receives New Research Grant for Design of Resilient Airborne Networks
MELBOURNE, FLA.—Florida Institute of Technology’s Associate Professor of Computer Science Marco Carvalho is at work on the design of resilient airborne networks and communication systems under a new, $275,000 research grant from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL). These systems are highly critical to supporting the U.S. Air Force’s mi...
Fall 2013: CYB 5677 Biometric Authentication Technologies
Biometrics are traits that can uniquely identify people. In this course you’ll learn about a variety of biometrics, including fingerprint, iris, and facial biometrics. A particular focus will be given to security considerations. MATLAB will be used for examples, but no prior experience is required. This course is acceptable as an Advanced Elective
Fall 2013: CSE 5800: Learning/Mining and the Internet
This course explores machine learning and data mining algorithms with applications to the Internet, particularly in areas such as the web and security. One research paper is discussed in each class. Each student will implement existing algorithms in the research papers. The term project is a mini-research project that tries to improve an existing a