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Highlights from CS 591 Data Science poster presentation

By Christopher R Devits
April 29th, 2016 in Recent News.

Students in CS 591 Data Science with Professor George Kollios closed the semester with poster presentations of their research projects.

BU Students Return from ASC’16 Competition in Wuhan, China

By Christopher R Devits
April 27th, 2016 in Recent News.

BUHPC (Boston University High Performance Computing), a part of BUILDS, competed in the Asian Student Cluster Competition in Wuhan, China this past week. Over 175 teams from all over the world competed in the preliminary rounds of whom 16 teams were invited to the final round. At the competition, teams run scientific... More

CS students and faculty win award at BU Scholar’s Day

By Christopher R Devits
April 25th, 2016 in IVC, Recent News.

We are happy to announce that a team consisting of CS PhD students Sarah Bargal, Shugao Ma, Jianming Zhang, Professor Stan Sclaroff, and Leonid Sigal (Disney Research) has won the Office of Technology Development Award at BU's scholar's day! http://www.bu.edu/provost/graduateresearchsymposium2016/ Congratulations Sarah, Shugao, Jianming, Stan, and Leonid!

Margrit Betke gives keynote at “8th Annual Science Engineering Technology in the City”

By Christopher R Devits
April 5th, 2016 in Recent News.

Professor Margrit Betke gave a keynote address to 150 attendees at  the "8th Annual Science Engineering Technology in the City" event at Merck Pharmaceuticals, Boston, on April 2nd, 2016.  She spoke about "Making a difference with Computer Vision Research."  The event was organized by the Boston Area Girls STEM Collaborative... More

Global App Initiative: Global Appathon 2016

By Faith Greenwald
March 14th, 2016 in Recent News.

On March 19, Global App Initiative will host our third annual Global Appathon, a 12-hour mobile-themed hackathon. Register Now! More

Will Unlocking Apple’s iPhone Also Unlock a Pandora’s Box?

By Faith Greenwald
March 8th, 2016 in Recent News.

Network security expert Sharon Goldberg says move will weaken American cybersecurity More

BU Researchers Welcome Obama’s Final Budget Proposals

By Faith Greenwald
February 26th, 2016 in Recent News.

Plan calls for more cancer, cybersecurity, sustainable energy funding in 2017 More

BU CS faculty featured in AAU Universities: Helping Safeguard the Connected World

By Christopher R Devits
February 25th, 2016 in Recent News.

The Association of American Universities announced a new tool to highlight cybersecurity research at member Universities. The work done by BU Computer Science faculty is one of the stories selected to appear on the AAU website! Click here to see the AAU story on BU CS research.

BU Startup Fair

By Faith Greenwald
February 11th, 2016 in Recent News.

Whether you're a Rails wizard, or just stumbled upon your first Paul Graham post, we'd love to have you at the fair! More

Meet Our Fellow, Lorenzo Orecchia

By Faith Greenwald
January 19th, 2016 in Recent News.

Efficient Algorithms and Intractable Problems Through the Lens of Convex Optimization More