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Professor Margrit Betke and PhD Students Danna Gurari, Diane Theriault, and Mehrnoosh Sameki win Best Paper Award

By conroynm
September 16th, 2014 in Recent News.

Danna Gurari, Diane Theriault, Mehrnoosh Sameki, and Margrit Betke's paper, "How to use level set methods to accurately find boundaries of cells in biomedical images? Evaluation of six methods paired with automated and crowdsourced initial contours," won Best Paper Award for Innovative Idea. More

Mark Crovella and Evimaria Terzi awarded NSF grant

By conroynm
September 8th, 2014 in Recent News.

Professors Mark Crovella and Evimaria Terzi of the Computer Science Department received a National Science Foundation award entitled “Structural Matrix Completion for Data Mining Applications.” More

CS Major Dustin Vandenberg wins a Harold Case Scholarship

By conroynm
August 15th, 2014 in Recent News.

Congratulations, Dustin! More

Ran Canetti and the MACS project team awarded NSF grant

By conroynm
July 31st, 2014 in Recent News.

The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) program announced a $10 million Frontier grant was awarded to Boston University’s Modular Approach to Cloud Security (MACS) project. More

Margrit Betke awarded NSF grant

By conroynm
July 28th, 2014 in Recent News.

Margrit Betke was awarded NSF grant on on crowdsourcing annotations of cell images More

Team that includes CS researchers wins the BU Social Entrepreneurship Award

By conroynm
July 17th, 2014 in Recent News.

A cross-disciplinary team, including researchers from the BU School of Public Health (SPH), Department of Computer Science, and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering have won the BU Social Entrepreneurship Award at the BU Tech, Drugs, and Rock n' Roll (TDRR) event yesterday. More

Professor Leo Reyzin awarded a $500k grant by NSF

By conroynm
July 9th, 2014 in Recent News.

The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of $500K to fund Professor Reyzin's research efforts. The three-year project, titled "Noisy Secrets as Alternatives to Passwords and PKI," will explore innovative approaches to authentication. More

Sharon Goldberg’s paper covered by multiple news outlets

By conroynm
June 30th, 2014 in Recent News.

"Loopholes for Circumventing the Constitution: Warrantless Bulk Surveillance on Americans By Collecting Network Traffic Abroad" has been referenced in multiple news articles. More

CS 591 E1/ IR 500 D1: Cyber Conflict and Internet Freedom

By conroynm
June 26th, 2014 in Recent News.

Computer Science and International Relations are offering a new course in cyber conflict and privacy this Fall. More

Congratulations to the Class of 2014!

By conroynm
May 19th, 2014 in Recent News.