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Pothen named as fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Pothen named as fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

04-09-2018

Alex Pothen, professor and associate head of the Department of Computer Science, was named a fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). He is one of 28 fellows selected for the class of 2018.


Gleich wins 2018 SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize

Gleich wins 2018 SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize

04-09-2018

His paper (“PageRank Beyond the Web”) explores how the mathematics behind Google’s PageRank algorithm can be used in many diverse applications – from road networks to biology, chemistry, neuroscience, physics, sports, and computer systems.


Conference for Scientific Computing and Approximation honors Walter Gautschi

Conference for Scientific Computing and Approximation honors Walter Gautschi

04-09-2018

On March 30 and 31, the Department of Computer Science hosted the Purdue Conference for Scientific Computing and Approximation in honor of Professor Walter Gautschi.


Hasini Gunasinghe wins IBM Ph.D. fellowship

Hasini Gunasinghe wins IBM Ph.D. fellowship

04-06-2018

Graduate student Hasini Gunasinghe is a recipient of IBM’s Ph.D. fellowship. Her research interests include designing privacy-preserving online protocols that are specifically targeted at digital identity management.


Peng, Bareinboim, and Blocki Receive NSF Awards

04-05-2018

Chunyi Peng, Elias Bareinboim and Jeremiah Blocki, all assistant professors in the Department of Computer Science, have received awards from the National Science Foundation (NSF).


ACM SIGBots robotics team hosts qualifying event at Purdue

03-08-2018

Purdue’s ACM SIGBots club recently hosted 17 robotics teams from 12 different universities (including Purdue) in a qualifying match in Lawson Hall.


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