Ajay Joshi Among Charles River Faculty Promoted to Full Professor

CISE Faculty Affiliate Ajay Joshi (ECE) was promoted to full professor Joshi specializes in computer architecture and digital VLSI circuit design, with additional focus on silicon photonics, network-on-chip design, machine learning, and hardware. He is regarded among the top authorities in silicon photonic network architecture, and his recent work using AI in microelectronics is garnering significant praise. […]

Paschalidis Named Distinguished Professor of Engineering

CISE Director Yannis Paschalidis (ECE, SE, BME, CDS) was one of four Boston University College of Engineering faculty awarded the honor of Distinguished Professor of Engineering. Paschalidis’ research interests are in systems and control, networking, data science, machine learning and AI, optimization, applied probability, operations research, computational biology, medical informatics, and bioinformatics. His recent work has […]

Summer 2022 Fellowships on Energy Research

Announcement of Summer 2022 College of Engineering Fellowship Competition Two Summer Fellowships will be inaugurated during the summer of 2022 following an endowment by Dr. Haidong Pan (SE PhD, 2004). These fellowships will be awarded to competitively selected upper class undergraduate or first year graduate students who are on track to receive their Baccalaureate or Master’s […]

Lucy Hutyra: Analyzing Human Land Use to Fight Climate Change

BU Today featured CISE Affiliate Professor Lucy Hutyra (CAS Earth and Environment) in an article about BU professors fighting climate change through their research. Hutyra, along with the 12 other professors, uses a variety of resources, methods, and focuses to identify how marginalized communities are more at risk to feel the effects of climate change.  […]

CISE Welcomes Alan Liu

Join us in welcoming Alan (Zaoxing) Liu as our newest CISE faculty affiliate. Liu is an Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and of Computer Science at Boston University. His research has won interdisciplinary recognition, including USENIX FAST Best Paper Award, ACM STOC “Best-of-Theory” plenary talk, and USENIX ATC “Best-of-Rest.” His research interests are in systems and […]

Stealth Driverless Cars without Visible Light?

CISE Faculty Affiliate Professor Vivek Goyal (ECE) recently received a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) subaward for his work in connection with the agency’s Invisible Headlights program. Professor Goyal is working under an award to MIT entitled, Super Headlights: Superconducting Nanowire Detectors for Passive Infrared Sensing.  The DARPA Invisible Headlights program has a very […]

2021 CISE Best Student Paper Award Winners

CISE is delighted to announce the winners of the Spring 2021 CISE Best Student Paper Award. We received 20 submissions of excellent quality showcasing the strength and diversity of research pursued by CISE students and faculty. We are grateful for the support of the paper review team, which included 16 CISE faculty affiliates from the […]

New Frontiers in Self-driving Cars

 Lidar, used in most self-driving cars, models the world around them by creating 3D representations of a scene in view. Photo by John D. SL/Shutterstock One of the most promising developments born out of the 2005 DARPA Grand Challenge was the use of lidar technology in self-driving cars, also known as autonomous vehicles (AVs).  […]