Recent News & Accomplishments

 2006

Naresh Gupta (Ph.D. 1993 C.S.), a senior vice president of Adobe Systems, is the university's Distinguished International Alumnus for 2006.  read more
Sharma Chakravarthy (Ph.D. 1985 C.S.), a professor at U. of Texas at Arlington, is their College of Engineering's 2006 Excellence in Research awardee.  read more
Amy Karlson was selected as a Microsoft Research Fellow.  read more
Jen Golbeck was named one of the "Top 10 People to Watch" by IEEE Intelligent Systems Magazine.  read more
Ben Bederson won an IBM Faculty Award for his work on Piccolo .  read more

 2005

Sujal Patel (B.S. 1996 C.S.), a co-founder of Isilon Systems, is the University of Maryland's Outstanding Young Alumnus for 2005.  read more
Vic Basili is the subject of a cover story in the Jan/Feb issue of IEEE Software.  read more
Amol Deshpande has received an NSF CAREER award.  read more
Sergey Brin (B.S. 1993 C.S.) and Larry Page were named Man of the Year by the Financial Times .  read more
Amitabh Varshney delivered a keynote speech at the International Symposium on Visual Computing (ISVC 05).  read more