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November 29, 2017
New “software bots,” programs specifically designed to view selected YouTube videos, will help political and computer scientists identify how well political campaigns can target individual voters.
November 13, 2017
Today, every field is exploding with data, but how can researchers make sense of it all? Hridesh Rajan provides tools to help scientists navigate big data research in an increasingly data-driven world.
November 08, 2017
NEW YORK, NY, November 8, 2017—ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, has named 43 Distinguished Members for outstanding contributions to the field. As a group, the 2017 Distinguished Members are responsible for an extraordinary array of achievements, reflecting the many distinct areas of...
November 02, 2017
Ames, Iowa—Iowa State University's Department of Computer Science honored William G. Bock with the Department of Computer Science Distinguished Alumni Award at an honors and awards ceremony on October 26, 2017 in Ames, Iowa. The award recognizes outstanding alumni from the Department of Computer...
November 02, 2017
Ames, Iowa—Iowa State University's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences honored George O. Strawn with a Distinguished Service Award at an honors and awards ceremony on October 26, 2017 in Ames, Iowa. The award recognizes alumni, faculty and friends of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences ...
November 02, 2017
There’s a high probability that you’ve seen online advertisements, articles and photos with ties to the Russian government. “It’s not a question of which of my friends saw this but a question of which of my friends didn’t,” cybersecurity expert Eric Rozier said.
November 02, 2017
Ames, Iowa—Iowa State University's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences honored Srinivas Aluru with the John V. Atanasoff Discovery Award at an honors and awards ceremony on October 26, 2017 in Ames, Iowa. The award recognizes alumni of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences who have...
November 02, 2017
Ames, Iowa—Iowa State University's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences honored Thomas Jay Miller with a Citation of Merit at an honors and awards ceremony on October 26, 2017 in Ames, Iowa. The award recognizes distinguished alumni of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences who have demonstrated...
October 11, 2017
Co-PI's Wallapak Tavanapong and Adisak Sukul, faculty with the Department of Computer Science, are part of the ISU interdisciplinary team which was awarded $529,776 from NSF to develop computer science tools to test the effectiveness of online campaign advertising. The research team...
October 05, 2017
“More than 50 percent of adults are impacted, so chances are you or someone you know are impacted,” cybersecurity expert Eric Rozier said. “That doesn’t mean your identity is stolen, but puts you at increased risk.”
October 02, 2017
The project by Prof. Jin Tian seeks to develop a sound and general causal inference framework for decision-making of intelligent systems, including (1) learning a causal representation of the data-generating environment (learning), (2) performing efficient inference leveraging the learned model (...
September 27, 2017
Eric Rozier, data security expert from ISU's Department of Computer Science, discussed the election and hacking with KCCI.
September 07, 2017
Computer Science Alumni Tom Miller, Srinivas Aluru, Bill Bock, and Professor Emeritus and former Chair, George Strawn will be honored during the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences' Honor and Awards Ceremony and the Iowa State University Alumni Association's Honors and Awards Ceremony during...
September 01, 2017
TAI (Technology Association of Iowa) is holding their first ever Iowa Tech Summit in Des Moines on September 26th, 2017, and is offering ISU students 50 free spots to attend! You can find more information about the conference here: www.iowatechsummit.com This is a...
August 23, 2017
When Eric Hare learned that bullet-matching procedures were done without any determination of error rates, he knew the system needed to be improved. "There should be more than just one person making a declaration of match or not match," Hare said. "It should be, ‘Here's the probability. Here's...
June 14, 2017
Dr. Yan-Bin Jia begins to serve a three-year term (2017-2020) as an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Robotics, which has long been regarded as one of the top two journals (the other being International Journal of Robotics Research) in the field of robotics. Dr. Jia is a professor in the...
June 02, 2017
Do you enjoy scrolling through Facebook every day? You can thank Rajesh Parekh for the experience.
May 03, 2017
Two faculty members in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences were awarded named faculty positions thanks to a generous donation from Kingland and its owners, David and Deb Kingland. Hridesh Rajan, professor in the Department of Computer Science, was named Kingland Professor of Data Analytics...
May 03, 2017
L to R: Computer Science Chair, Dr. Gianfranco Ciardo; Susan Maslo; Yuxiang Zhang; and Professors, Simanta Mitra, and Gurpur Prabhu    Susan Maslo and Yuxiang Zhang have been recognized as the 2016 Top Problem Solvers by the Department of Computer Science. They have been selected...
April 27, 2017
In the basement of Pearson Hall, a small group of Iowa State University students is experimenting with reality in two different dimensions. The first dimension, visible to anyone entering the computer lab, consists of a room with the latest computing technology and design programs. The second is...
March 15, 2017
The Software Engineering Program at Iowa State University is jointly administered by the Department of Computer Science and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, which provides undergraduate students with a strong interdisciplinary foundation that draws on the strengths, fundamentals,...
March 02, 2017
When scientists combine computer science with the information-processing power of molecules, science fiction becomes a reality. Self-assembling, programmable systems at the nanoscale are poised to have a major impact on society, from personalized medical therapeutics to biosensors that could detect...
February 03, 2017
$1.5 million Kingland gift will have far-reaching impact at Iowa State AMES, Iowa – Kingland, based in Clear Lake, Iowa, and David and Deb Kingland, recently gifted $1.5 million to benefit students and faculty in three colleges at Iowa State University. Kingland is a leading provider of...
January 23, 2017
                    Iowa State University computer science researchers are translating programming design methods from computers to molecules. When computer scientists start their programming with a plan for...
November 10, 2016
The Iowa State University Programming Team has once again proven it is truly among the best in the world. For the fourth year in a row, our students have earned a spot at the ACM International Collegiate Programing Contest World Finals. A total of five ISU programming...

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