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Jane Cleland-Huang appointed chair of Computer Science and Engineering at Notre Dame

Jane Cleland-Huang, professor of computer science and engineering, has been appointed chair of the Notre Dame Department of Computer Science and Engineering, effective July 1, 2022. She replaces Patrick Flynn, the Fritz Duda Family Professor of Engineering, who returns to teaching and research …

Shreya Kumar

Programming a better world: Computer science prof and students share tech savvy with community

Shreya Kumar, assistant teaching professor in Computer Science and Engineering, is a software engineer with a special interest in sharing computer know-how to make the world a better place. Her class, CSE Service Projects, delivers technology-based solutions—websites, apps, …

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Computer Scientist’s Character Forged in Homeland War: Prof. Tijana Milenkovic

Tijana Milenkovic was in the fourth grade in Sarajevo when the war that broke apart the former country of Yugoslavia erupted in 1992. She remembers avoiding the windows for fear of snipers and catching rainwater to take showers. Enduring a 20-mile exodus from the city that took nine hours to …

Xiaobo Sharon Hu

Xiaobo Sharon Hu named fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the world’s largest and most prestigious educational and scientific computing society, has named Xiaobo Sharon Hu, professor of computer science and engineering at the University of Notre Dame, a 2021 fellow. The ACM Fellows program recognizes …

Ramzi Bualuan

Ramzi Bualuan to receive 2022 ND Women in Engineering Impact Award

Ramzi Bualuan, teaching professor and director of undergraduate studies in computer science and engineering, has been named the recipient of the 2022 Catherine F. Pieronek Women in Engineering Impact Award. The annual award honors a faculty or staff member in the Notre Dame College of …

Ron Metoyer standing at his desk

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 …

Yiyu Shi

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 …

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 …

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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 …

Adam Czajka

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 …