Recent News & Accomplishments

 2007

Vic Basili and Atif Memon ranked in the "Top 50 software engineering scholars", while the Maryland Software group ranked 4th in a recent article in Communications of the ACM, which details a framework for ranking institutions and researchers based upon publications.These rankings are based on a select set of marquee journals in software engineering over the years 2000 though 2004. View the article here  read more
Mihai Pop has been invited to give a keynote address at the "Finishing in the Future" conference held in Santa Fe, NM, in June 2007.The conference is co-organized by Los Alamos National Laboratory and the Joint Genome Institute of the US Department of Energy.  read more
Jonathan Katz was invited to give a tutorial entitled "A Survey of Modern Cryptography" at ACM Sigmetrics 2007  read more
Press release: ECE Professor Introduces New "Desktop Supercomputing" Uzi Vishkin and his research team have developed a prototype model for personal supercomputing based on single chip parallel processing.  read more
Dianne O'Leary was chosen as the winner of the College's annual Board of Visitor's award for 2007  read more
Professor Emeritus Jack Minker gave an invited keynote address, "Reflections on Logic Programming and Nonmonotonic Reasoning," at the International Conference on Logic Programming and Nonmonotonic Reasoning held in Tempe, Arizona, May 14 - May 17, 2007.  read more
Dr. Anurag Acharya who is visiting the department received the Department's Distinguished Post-doc award.  read more
Larry Davis gave the " State of the Department " address on April 23.  read more
Matthew Yew Mun Mah received the CMPS Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award for 2007.  read more
Fawzi Emad Jr. received the CMPS Outstanding Instructor Award for 2007.  read more