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 2006

Pete Stewart has been elected a Distinguished University Professor. He is the first person in our department to be awarded this honor by the campus.  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
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
Jack Minker is the recipient of the 2005 ACM/AAAI Allen Newell Award .  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

Amol Deshpande has received an NSF CAREER award.  read more
Vic Basili is the subject of a cover story in the Jan/Feb issue of IEEE Software.  read more
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