Jan 17, How Computing Changed the World
Speakers representing academia, industry and government, from Florida Institute of Technology, Harris Corp. and NASA, will address how computing has changed so many aspects of daily life and has contributed to advances in science and engineering.
The lecture will be held on Jan 17, 7pm in Hartley Room (Denius Student Center).
BioComplexLab Student of the Year
Charith Gunaratna has been selected by the members of the BioComplex Lab (www.biocomplexlab.org) as the student of the year. The result was announced during the end-of-semester party which took place Saturday, December 10th. Congratulations Charith!
Dr. Ribeiro awarded the "Outstanding Research Award" from the College of Engineering
Congratulations to Dr. Ribeiro for his Outstanding Research Award from the College of Engineering. Dr. Ribeiro currently leads the computer vision group, which works on developing algorithms to allow computers to perform visual perception and recognition tasks.
The ICPC Regionals are coming up soon, and it is time to start preparing. There will be an online programming contest this weekend(Sept 17th), and a Space Coast Qualifier next weekend(Sept 24th). For more information
CS in Florida Today
Dr. Ford, Director of the Center for Information Assurance, did an interview with Florida Today about fighting enemy hackers.
Dr. Tilley, a columnist at Florida Today, publishes weekly articles about technology.
Links to both of these can be found by clicking the link to
Farmer Scholar Jacob Dufault plans to study Computer Science
Farmer Scholar Jacob Dufault is a 4.3-GPA graduate from Canterbury School in Fort Myers, FL.
He plans to study Computer Science starting Fall 2011.
The Farmer Scholarship provides tuition, room & board, ... for 4 years.
Congratulations to Venky for Best Paper Award at CP2011
We would like to congratulate Venky for winning the "Best Application Paper Award" at Constraint Programming 2011 with the paper: "The Design of Cryptographic Substitution Boxes Using CSPs"
Congratulations to Charith Gunaratna
We would like to congratulate Charith Gunaratna for having his paper "Using Network Science to Understand the Structure of Brazilian Popular Music" accepted for presentation at IEEE CIT 2011.
Spring Honors Convocation Recognizes Computer Science and Software Engineering Students
The Spring Honors Convocation honors students and faculty for outstanding performance. Held on April 21st, this year's Convocation featured several Computer Science and Software Engineering students.
Imagine Cup Honorable Mention to Team 1,2,3,4
Congratulations to "1,2,3,4" (first-semester senior project team):
for receiving "Honorable Mention" in the US competition
of Imagine Cup (http://www.imaginecup.us/) sponsored by Microsoft.