Department news

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Department news, Faculty awards and honors, Research

CS&E faculty ranked among top CS researchers in the world

Posted June 11, 2021

Professors Vipin Kumar, George Karypis, and Joe Konstan were among the leading 1,000 computing researchers worldwide in the latest Guide2Research rankings.

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CSpotlight, Undergraduate news

CSpotlight: A strong tradition in tech

Posted June 8, 2021

A degree in computer science was a simple choice for Narek Ohanyan. He comes from a family of engineers and started doing coding projects at age 11.

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Faculty awards and honors

Chancellor gives keynote at MAISoN 2021 workshop

Posted June 8, 2021

The talk discussed her recent research on human-centered machine learning as a lens to make predictions more ethical and compassionate.

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UMN robotics research showcased at ICRA 2021

Posted June 1, 2021

Four papers from CS&E faculty and students will be shared during the 2021 International Conference on Robotics and Automation.

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CSpotlight, Undergraduate news

CSpotlight: Finding a human-centered approach to computing

Posted May 28, 2021

Recent B.S. graduate Claire Yang found that a major in computer science offered her a unique way to solve problems and have a positive social impact on the world.

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Collaboration with Cisco explores frontier of data technologies

Posted May 26, 2021

A new collaboration between UMN and Cisco Systems seeks to advance cutting-edge technologies that transform the way people access, manage, and protect data.

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Department news

Spatial AI expert to join CS&E faculty this fall

Posted May 25, 2021

Yao-Yi Chiang specializes in spatial artificial intelligence and GeoAI, and will further strengthen the already-stellar CS&E spatial computing team.

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CSpotlight, Undergraduate news

CSpotlight: A leap of faith into computer science

Posted May 25, 2021

When biochemistry student Kerem Ersöz realized he was more intrigued by his computational coursework, he decided to switch his major to computer science.

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Media coverage

Qian interviewed for Star Tribune article on 5G in Minneapolis

Posted May 24, 2021

Assistant Professor Feng Qian is an expert in mobile systems and networking, and shared that 5G will be very common within the next five years.

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Faculty awards and honors

Cloud Connected Delivery Vehicles project receives award from CTS

Posted May 19, 2021

CS&E professor Shashi Shekhar and Ph.D. student Yan Li were on the research team that received the 2021 Robert C. Johns Research Partnership Award.