Current Department Highlights
Jack and Rita G. Minker Professor Mohammad Taghi Hajiaghayi has been selected as the new Editor-in-Chief of Algorithmica , a Springer-Nature journal. Algorithmica is the oldest existing international journal dedicated to algorithms. The journal publishes...read more
He was specifically recognized for his contributions to cryptographic protocol design and cryptography education.
University of Maryland Computer Science Professor Jonathan Katz is being honored by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) for his wide-ranging and significant contributions to the fields of cryptography and information security. Katz is among...read more
She specializes in affective computing—the study and development of intelligent systems that can understand, interpret and respond to human emotions and behavior.
A University of Maryland doctoral student in the Department of Computer Science has been awarded funding from Adobe Research to continue her work in improving deep learning algorithms that can interpret human emotions. Trisha Mittal...read more
Senior Naveen Raman was recently named 2022 Churchill Scholar. The scholarship offers full funding to pursue a one-year master’s degree at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom
This article is republished from CMNS Raman, a computer science and mathematics double major, began working with UMD computer science faculty members in 2018. Since then, he has authored or co-authored seven conference papers on...read more
Graduate student Nitin Sanket was recently announced as the winner of the Drones 2021 PhD Thesis Award. The award is intended to be granted to a Ph.D. student who has produced a highly anticipated academic...read more