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Oasis in the desert: Computer scientist and engineer aims to bring healthier food to people far from grocery stores

Millions of Americans live in a food desert — an area with limited access to affordable, nutritious food. As a result, many of these Americans often end up with unhealthy and costly options for their meals. Ron Metoyer, a Notre Dame computer scientist and engineer who specializes in data …

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Yiyu Shi to receive 2021 IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design Best Paper Award

Yiyu Shi, professor of computer science and engineering, has been named the recipient of the 2021 IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design Donald O. Pederson Best Paper Award for the work titled “Hardware/Software Co-Exploration of Neural Architectures.” The winning paper, which was …

Notre Dame student team wins NASA research award for drone scoop and grab technology

A team of Notre Dame undergraduate students has been selected to participate in the 2021 NASA University Student Research Challenge. Their project, Dronehook, is a fixed-wing package retrieval system that can pick up items from remote locations in a simple and energy-efficient fashion. The …

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Computer Science and Engineering welcomes five new faculty hires

The faculty of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) continues to grow! “We are delighted to have four new faculty members joining us this fall, and a fifth arriving in fall 2022,” said Patrick J. Flynn, Fritz Duda Family Professor of Engineering and department …

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Biometric security: Defending against attacks in iris recognition

It’s a scene straight out of a spy movie: pressing one’s eye right up to a scanner to gain exclusive access to a high-security location. “It’s a very Hollywood-ish thing, but my team has demonstrated in the past that dead eyes can be used for recognition even a few weeks post-mortem, so …

Copy of Old Testament books, primarily with Jerome’s prologues: Proverbs (pp. 5-37), Ecclesiastes (pp. 37-49), Song of Songs (pp. 49-55), Wisdom (pp. 55-78), Sirach (pp. 78-141), Job (pp. 141-180), Tobias (pp. 180-195), Judith (pp. 195-214), Esther (pp. 214-232). Contains several initials with scroll ornamentation in red ink (pp. 7, 8, 141, 143, 180, 181). (sno)

Researchers use AI to unlock the secrets of ancient texts

The Abbey Library of St. Gall in Switzerland is home to approximately 160,000 volumes of literary and historical …

NSWC Crane, IU, Notre Dame, and Purdue team up to provide Trusted AI workforce development and research

Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) is teaming up with state academic institutions Indiana …

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Researchers across the U.S. will support NSF Major Facilities in their data lifecycle management efforts through new NSF-funded center of excellence

When it comes to research, having a strong cyberinfrastructure that supports advanced data acquisition, storage, …

Notre Dame joins CyberSMART, an NSF Industry-University Collaborative Research Center

The University of Notre Dame received a full National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry-University Collaborative …

Notre Dame to join Indiana coalition to develop quantum technologies

The University of Notre Dame is joining efforts to establish a National Science Foundation-backed quantum research …