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Associate Professor Aniket Bera

Are you happy, sad, or angry? This algorithm knows.

Emotions are part of our everyday lives. They convey to the world how we are feeling and provide cues to others on how best to communicate with us. Associate Professor Aniket Bera and his IDEAS lab developed a novel data-driven algorithm to learn emotions based on individuals’ walking gait. 

Dr. Moira Gunn

Moira Gunn to talk biotech, women’s health and career-life balance

Moira Gunn, Purdue alumna and host of National Public Radio’s “Tech Nation” and “BioTech Nation,” will discuss how biotechnology relates to women’s health, her personal career path from computer scientist to award-winning radio journalist and media host, and her experiences in balancing work and life, in a virtual event at 6:30 p.m., Nov. 30.

Trung Dang, Richard Li, coach Professor Ninghui Li, and Riley Borgard

Purdue’s algorithmic programming team finishes 20th at world finals

Purdue CS students finished 20th overall out of 132 teams in the International Collegiate Programming Competition (ICPC) World Finals, held in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Nov. 10, 2022.

Assistant Professor Yongle Zhang

Zhang wins ACM SIGOPS Thesis Award

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Yongle Zhang for winning the Dennis M. Ritchie Doctoral Dissertation Award for 2022 from ACM SIGOPS.


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