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Aliaga speaking at TEDxPurdueU

Professor Daniel Aliaga will speak as one of the headliners of TEDxPurdueU, February 22, 2020 at Loeb Playhouse. Aliaga’s talk centers around the concept of urban artificial intelligence. Urbanization is a major problem today as more than 50% of people live in cities. Cities are complex and hard to model, design, and plan for the future. Moreover, modeling the form and function of cities is very complex and done with limited success.


Szpankowski Wins Flajolet Prize

Wojciech Szpankowski, Saul Rosen Distinguished Professor of Computer Science, was chosen as the recipient of the Philippe Flajolet Lecture Prize and will deliver his at the Analysis of Algorithms (AoA) meeting in Klagenfurt, Austria, June 15-19, 2020.


Purdue Computer Science Undergrad Receives Honorable Mention for CRA Outstanding Researcher Award

Cameron Ruggles received an honorable mention for the 2020 Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award by the CRA. The award recognizes undergraduate students in North American universities who show outstanding potential in computing research.


Deep learning, 3D technology to improve structure modeling for protein interactions, create better drugs

Professor Kihara and his team have designed a novel approach to use deep learning to better understand how proteins interact in the body, paving the way to producing structure models of protein interactions and to design better drugs.


Purdue Computer Science Welcomes New Faculty

Purdue Computer Science is delighted to welcome Assistant Professor Jianzhu Ma who joins the faculties in the Departments of Computer Science and Biochemistry in January of 2020.


Karim receives Distinguished Paper Award at ACSAC

Purdue Computer Science PhD student, Imtiaz Karim (advised by Professor Elisa Bertino) and colleagues received a Distinguished Paper Award at the Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC).


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