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.
Team EPIK wins Best of Show for CS and SE at the 2011 Northrop Grumman Engineering & Science Student Design Showcase
Congratulations to Eternal Pride in Kombat(EPIK) for winning Best of Show for Computer Science and Software Engineering this year.
New Ph.D. Program in Human-Centered Design in Life Critical Systems Under Review
The Florida Institute of Technology is in the process of reviewing a program on Human-Centered Design (HCD) in Life Critical Systems which would offer three different degrees in aerospace engineering, computer science and operations research. Computer Science PhD students are encouraged to consider a concentration in HCD pending its approval.