Latest CSE News [All News...]

Jia Deng Wins Best Paper Award at ECCV

Prof. Jia Deng and his collaborators have won the Best Paper Award at ECCV for "Large-Scale Object Classification using Label Relation Graphs." It addresses a computer's ability to accurately classify objects in images, which is a fundamental challenge in computer vision research and an important building block for tasks such as localization, detection, and scene parsing.  [More Info]

David Chesney Receives IBM Faculty Award

Dr. David Chesney has been awarded a 2014 IBM Faculty Award for his work in teaching software engineering and for his success in encouraging students to leverage new approaches to developing assistive technologies for people with disabilities.  [More Info]

Kevin Compton Receives ACM-ICPC Coach Award

Prof. Kevin Compton has received an ACM-ICPC Coach Award for his work in five times bringing student programming teams from the University of Michigan to the world finals in the annual ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest.  [More Info]

Scenes from MHacks IV

They came in droves and built beautiful things. See scenes from MHacks IV, which took place Sept 5-7 in the Beyster, EECS, and Dow Buildings, in this photo album by College of Engineering photographer Joseph Xu.  [More Info]

Shared Memory in Mobile Operating Systems Provides Ingress Point for Hackers

Computer science researchers have exposed a shared memory weakness believed to exist in Android, Windows, and iOS operating systems that could be used to obtain personal information from unsuspecting users. The research team has demonstrated how passwords, photos, and other personal information can be stolen while users use popular mainstream apps.  [More Info]

Researchers Expose Security Flaws in Backscatter X-ray Scanners

A team of security researchers including Prof. J. Alex Halderman and graduate student Eric Wustrow have discovered several security vulnerabilities in the full-body backscatter X-ray scanners that were deployed to U.S. airports between 2009 and 2013. The researchers were able to slip knives, guns, and other contraband past the systems.  [More Info]

CSE Events [All Events...]

Learning Large-Scale Patterns in Complex Networks

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014
Location: 3725 BBB
Speaker: Aaron Clauset
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, and the BioFrontiers Institute
Event Type: AI Seminar

3SUM is Subquadratic

Friday, Sep 19, 2014
Location: 3941 BBB
Speaker: Seth Pettie
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Theory Seminar

Robots, Skills, and Symbols

Friday, Sep 19, 2014
Location: 3725 BBB
Speaker: George Konidaris
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering
Event Type: AI Seminar

High Power Chirally-Couple-Core (CCC) Fiber Lasers for Coherent Combining Systems

Friday, Sep 19, 2014
Location: 3316 EECS
Speaker: Cheng Zhu
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Defense Event

Battery-in-the-Loop: Battery-Aware Energy Management in Cyber-Physical Systems

Monday, Sep 22, 2014
Location: 1006 Dow
Speaker: Dr. Liang He
Speaker Title: Research Scientist
Event Type: Software Seminar

Robust Quantum Random Number Generation

Friday, Sep 26, 2014
Location: BBB 3941
Speaker: Carl Miller
Event Type: Theory Seminar

Farewell Party for Farnam Jahanian

Friday, Sep 26, 2014
Location: Johnson Rooms, LEC
Event Type:

Tech Day

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014
Location: College of Engineering
Event Type: Student Event