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May 28, 2007
Professors Vasant Honavar and Gary Leavens are among the 142 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) members worldwide selected for recognition as senior members based on nominations received during 2006. The senior member designation recognizes ACM members with at least 10...
April 10, 2007
A research project on "Computer-aided Quality Control for Colonoscopy" led by ISU Profs. Wallapak Tavanapong and Johnny Wong has recently received funding of $50,000 from Mayo Clinic Rochester, $25,000 from Iowa State Research Foundation (ISURF), and $10,000 from the ISU Institute for Physical...
April 09, 2007
Guillermo Hernandez, a senior in Computer Engineering, was selected to present his research on Smart Home in the First Annual Iowa State University Undergraduate Research Symposium. Guillermo has been engaged in research with the ISU Smart Home, which is directed by Drs. Carl Chang, Simanta...
April 03, 2007
The Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology, whose mission is to increase the impact of women on all aspects of technology and to increase the positive impact of technology on the world's women, and Google Inc. have awarded Computer Science undergraduate student Debra Lauterbach a $1000...
March 30, 2007
Professor Jack Lutz is one of twelve scientists in the largest project that the National Science Foundation has funded to date in the Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences program.  In this project, Professor Lutz will work with computer scientists and mathematicians at UC...
March 13, 2007
Bancha Doungratanaex-chai, a Spring'07 graduating senior in Computer Science, has been selected to present his research on Endoscpoic Multimedia Information Systems (EMIS) in the First Annual Iowa State University Undergraduate Research Symposium. The symposium is scheduled to be held on April...
March 09, 2007
Matthew Miller, an undergraduate student in Computer Science has been selected to present his research on Statistical Machine Learning on Distributed Data in the First Annual Iowa State University Undergraduate Research Symposium. Matt Miller has been engaged in research in the ISU Artificial...
February 26, 2007
Two undergraduates at Iowa State University performing undergraduate research in the Department of Computer Science are selected to participate in the second annual "Research in the Capitol" event at the Iowa State House in Des Moines on Monday March 5, 2007. This competitive selection was based on...
February 26, 2007
The Center for Integrative Animal Genomics (CIAG) recently awarded a $50,000, 2-year grant to the Center for Computational Intelligence, Learning, and Discovery (CCILD) which, together with an additional $50,000 in matching funds from CCILD, will be used to support a CCILD Research Associate. The...
February 22, 2007
Professors Samik Basu, Hridesh Rajan, Johnny Wong received funding for three separate projects from Center for Information Protection (CIP) to conduct fundamental research in software and network security.  The Information Assurance Center (IAC) at...
January 31, 2007
Professor Vasant Honavar co-chaired (with Prof. Tim Finin of UMBC) the IJCAI 2007 Workshop on Semantic Web for Collaborative Knowledge Acquisition (SWeCKa 2007), held in conjunction with the Twentieth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2007) at...
December 21, 2006
Professor Vasant Honavar delivered a keynote lecture titled "Semantic Web for Collaborative e-Science" in the Fourth International Conference on Intelligent Sensing and Signal Processing (ICISIP 2006) which was held at Bangalore, India during December 15 through December 18...
December 06, 2006
Hridesh Rajan will co-chair the First International Workshop on Virtual Machines and Intermediate Languages for emerging modularization mechanisms (VMIL 2007), held in conjunction with the Sixth International Conference on Aspect-Oriented Software Development at Vancouver, British Columbia on March...
November 30, 2006
Undergraduate student Robert Dyer was selected for Honorable Mention in the Computing Research Association's Outstanding Undergraduate Award for 2007. CRA's Outstanding Undergraduate Awards program recognizes undergraduate students in North American universities who show outstanding...
November 20, 2006
On October 19, 2006, the Computer Science Department had a banquet honoring 18 undergraduates who were the recipients of academic awards and/or scholarships. The keynote speaker for the event was Michelle Moseman, 2206 Alumni Association award recipient and a �?98 B.S. graduate of the department....
November 16, 2006
Congratulations to nine Computer Science students for their outstanding performance at the ACM Programming Regionals Contest held at the University of Lincoln Nebraska site! At the site there were 38 teams. Justin Mason, Jonathan Sheller, and Chris Coudron were placed fourth; Michael Seibert, Pasha...
November 14, 2006
The paper "Selecting and Composing Web Services Through Iterative Reformulation of Functional Specifications" authored by Computer Science Ph.D. student  Jyotishman Pathak and Computer Science faculty  Dr. Samik Basu, Dr. Robyn Lutz and Dr. Vasant Honavar received the C.V. Ramamoorthy award for the...
November 13, 2006
Professor Vasant Honavar co-chaired the First International Workshop on Modular Ontologies, held in conjunction with the Fifth International Semantic Web Conference at Athens, Georgia on November 5, 2006. The workshop brought together researchers from around the world that...
November 10, 2006
Dr. Carl Chang was the General Chair and Dr. Johnny Wong was the Program co-Chair of the 30th Annual IEEE International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC 2006), held on September 17-22 in Chicago, IL. COMPSAC is a major international forum for researchers, practitioners,...
November 01, 2006
A study led by Profs. Wallapak Tavanapong and Johnny Wong of Computer Science at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, Prof. Piet de Groen of the Mayo Clinic Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, and Prof. JungHwan Oh of Computer Science and Engineering at the...
October 18, 2006
Professor Vasant Honavar, co-chaired, with professor Tim Finin of UMBC, the AAAI Fall Symposium on Semantic Web for Collaborative Knowledge Acquisition, held at Washington, DC during October 13-15, 2006. The symposium, sponsored by theAmerican Association for Artificial Intelligence,...
October 12, 2006
The US National Science Foundation has awarded a 3-year, $450,000 grant to support the Summer Institute in Bioinformatics and Computational Systems Biology at Iowa State University. The summer institute, first organized in 2002, includes a 2-week intensive course covering topics in Genomics,...
October 11, 2006
Undergraduate student Robert Dyer and graduate students Youssef Hanna and Harish Narayanappa were awarded travel fellowship to attend the Inspirations workshop at the Fourteenth ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2006) to be...
October 04, 2006
As an outcome of Professor and Chair of the Computer Science Department Carl Chang's visit to Bulgaria where he chaired (as General Chair) the IEEE 2006 John Vincent Atanasoff International Symposium on Modern Computing (a.k.a. JVA 2006), a new Memorandum of Understanding for the purpose of...
October 01, 2006
Michelle graduated in Spring'98 and accepted a position with Cerner in Kansas City. She is currently Director of Development and Operations at Cerner and was named this fall as one of the ISU Alumni Foundation's "Young Achievers".  Moseman is a rising star at Cerner Corporation, a leading...

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