Department news

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Alumni news

CS&E Alumnus Ron Vetter Wins Richard E. Merwin Award for Distinguished Service from IEEE-CS

Posted March 16, 2023

Vetter has made significant and sustaining contributions to the IEEE-CS as an editorial board member for Computer, the flagship publication of the IEEE-CS, for the past 28 years.

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Faculty awards and honors

Mohamed Mokbel Named Distinguished McKnight University Professor

Posted March 14, 2023

The Distinguished McKnight University Professorship program recognizes outstanding faculty members who have recently achieved full professor status. Mokbel is one of nine recipients from across the University.

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Undergraduate news

CS&E Undergraduate Team Advances to ICPC National Competition

Posted March 10, 2023

Team Golden Gophers placed fourth at the North Central North America Regional Contest and will advance to the ICPC North American Championships in Orlando, Florida, May 25-30. 

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Faculty awards and honors

Vipin Kumar Collaborates with U of M Medical School on $1.4 Million Grant

Posted March 10, 2023

The University of Minnesota Medical School received a $1.4 million research grant for their work with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.

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Meet the Faculty

Meet the Faculty - Catherine Qi Zhao

Posted March 2, 2023

Associate professor Catherine Qi Zhao joined the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in 2016. She has a Ph.D. in computer science from University of California, Santa Cruz. Her work focuses on artificial intelligence and machine learning.

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CSpotlight: Starting Your Own Club and Workplace

Posted March 2, 2023

Master's student Youssef Zahar shares his experience starting his own club and time in the workplace.

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Alumni news

Alumni Corner: Wyatt Gustafson

Posted February 27, 2023

Wyatt Gustafson graduated with a B.S. in computer science in 2022. He is the co-founder of Refr Sports, an app that helps manage and schedule referees. Recently, he was named a finalist of the Carlson School of Management's MN Cup.

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CSpotlight: Machine Learning and Neuroscience

Posted February 23, 2023

Master's student Reese Kneeland shares his passion for machine learning and cognitive science.

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CSpotlight: Business and Computer Science

Posted February 20, 2023

Master's student Ninh Tran shares his entrepreneurial goals and his passion for baking.

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Student awards and honors

Malik Khadar Earns Honorable Mention for CRA’s Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award

Posted February 14, 2023

Khadar was selected for his breadth of research contributions, including work with Professor Gini, Professor Paul Capel from the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering, and his honors thesis.