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DOE Graduate Fellowship Award

jyeats   March 24, 2017

DOE Graduate Fellowship Award Department of Energy Graduate Fellowship Award

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Congratulations! Dr. Vipin Vijayan, PhD

jyeats   March 24, 2017

Congratulations!  Dr. Vipin Vijayan, PhD Dissertation defense.

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2017 Shaheen 3MT® Engineering Finalists Named

ncasas   March 8, 2017

Three competitors were chosen after an energy filled qualifying round last Thursday to represent the College of Engineering at the Shaheen 3MT®finals. They are Mark Summe (chemical and biomolecular engineering), Maryam Moosaei (computer science and engineering), and Mingming Cai (electrical engineering), stood out against six other challengers. These students will go on to compete against finalists from the College of Science and the College of Arts and Letters at the March 27, Shaheen 3MT® Finals event in the Jordan Auditorium at Mendoza College of Business.

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Women Lead

nwelding   March 7, 2017

Tomorrow belongs to the bold. Notre Dame is proud to celebrate seven women whose scholarship and leadership are empowering change in the global community. Among the 2017 honorees is the College of Engineering's Sharon Hu.

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Yelp Dataset Challenge Winners Round 7

jyeats   March 2, 2017

Yelp Dataset Challenge Winners Round 7 Kenton Murray, CSE graduate student, winning entry

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Notre Dame California Opens Palo Alto Facility to Support Coursework, Innovation and Collaboration in Silicon Valley

nwelding   February 24, 2017

The University of Notre Dame opened its Palo Alto facility on Feb. 10 and held its first classes for the Notre Dame Silicon Valley Semester (SVS) program there on Thursday (Feb. 16).

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Data-driven Research Group Crosses Traditional Boundaries to Advance Computational and Data Science Engineering

nwelding   February 23, 2017

Utilizing the University’s state-of-the-art facilities, combined with multidisciplinary expertise, Notre Dame researchers in the areas of computational and data science and engineering are taking on the grand challenges that require massive amounts of data and computation in order to foster innovation and find solutions.

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Where Do We Look for Ideas When Implementing Trump's Biometric Entry-Exit Tracking System?

mmcnally   February 10, 2017

Where Do We Look for Ideas When Implementing Trump's Biometric Entry-Exit Tracking System? Notre Dame's Kevin W. Bowyer addresses the Canadian Border Services Agency's NEXUS program and iris recognition — what they have learned and the accuracy of the system.

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Engineering Students Study "Abroad" in Silicon Valley

nwelding   February 8, 2017

A few weeks ago, the first ever group of 10 computer science and computer engineering students traveled to California to begin their semester studying in Silicon Valley.

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Your (Social Media) Votes Matter

nwelding   January 24, 2017

The goal of Tim Weninger's social media experiments (focused on Reddit) was to better understand the effects of malicious voting and the impact on what users see and share online. His recently published results provide insight into how a single up/down vote influences what content users see on the site and push into the broader social mediasphere or mainstream news.

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Notre Dame California Launches Silicon Valley Semester

nwelding   January 17, 2017

Some 175 years after Rev. Edward Sorin, C.S.C, trekked through the frozen Indiana wilderness to found the University of Notre Dame, 10 Notre Dame juniors majoring in computer science and engineering have begun their own journey to the University’s next frontier: Silicon Valley.

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Notre Dame, Condé Nast Announce New Research Collaboration on Content Consumption and Deep Learning

nwelding   December 8, 2016

How each and every person consumes digital content is different, but University of Notre Dame researchers are working to better understand and model this process. The Interdisciplinary Center for Network Science and Applications at Notre Dame is partnering with Condé Nast – a media company known for producing high-quality content for the world’s most influential audiences – to advance deep learning research on content consumption.

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Milestone - Robert Bixler, Oral Candidacy

jyeats   November 29, 2016

Milestone - Robert Bixler, Oral Candidacy Robert Bixler, a CSE PhD candidate, successfully presented and defended his proposal; "Detecting Mind Wandering across Domains using Temporal Models of Eye Gaze" and has passed his Oral Candidacy Exam. His adviser, Dr. Sidney D'Mello and committee members, Dr. Adam Czjaka, Dr. Ron Metoyer, Dr. Chaoli Wang were in attendance.

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Congratulations! Dr. Nigel Bosch, PhD

jyeats   November 29, 2016

Congratulations!  Dr. Nigel Bosch, PhD Nigel Bosch, a CSE PhD candidate, successfully presented and defended his dissertation; "Automatic Face-based Engagement Detection for Education" and will graduate with his PhD in January 2017. His adviser, Dr. Sidney D'Mello, along with his committee members, Dr. Patrick Flynn, Dr. Ron Metoyer and Dr. Aaron Striegel were in attendance.

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Congratulations! Dr. Indranil Palit, PhD

jyeats   November 29, 2016

Congratulations!  Dr. Indranil Palit, PhD Dissertation Defense

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Notre Dame Researchers Develop Software for Potential Use by Law Enforcement

nwelding   October 26, 2016

The software code developed at Notre Dame makes the iris identification process easier for law enforcement to use and, hopefully, apply. The code works by looking at iris features and presenting them to the user in a way that is similar to a program that conducts fingerprint analysis.

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