News & Announcements

UMD Researchers Partner with Wilmer Eye Institute to Enhance Sustained Delivery of Ocular Drugs

May 03, 2023 - Computational biologists at the University of Maryland are partnering with ophthalmologists from the renowned Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University to improve therapeutic options for people suffering from chronic ocular diseases.

Dhulipala Honored with Allen Newell Award for Research Excellence

Apr 19, 2023 - The award recognizes outstanding work from current or former Carnegie Mellon University researchers that epitomizes the scientific philosophy of Allen Newell, a computer scientist and pioneer in the field of artificial intelligence who died in 1992.

QuICS Graduate Student Receives CMNS Outstanding Graduate Student Award

Apr 18, 2023 - Jacob Bringewatt was recognized for his work in quantum information and quantum computing theory.

CBCB Researchers Present Four Papers at Top Conference on Computational Molecular Biology

Apr 17, 2023 - The papers introduce new methods and tools to improve genome sequencing so that scientists can better study evolutionary trees, tumors and cancer.

Basili Honored with Two Lifetime Achievement Awards

Apr 10, 2023 - He has been honored with two prestigious awards recognizing his substantial contributions to software engineering and computer programming.

An Instrumental Role in Violin Instruction

Apr 10, 2023 - Computer science Ph.D. student Snehesh Shrestha is building an AI-powered app to bring violin lessons into the 21st century

Qiao Awarded Meta Ph.D. Fellowship for Virtual and Augmented Reality Research

Apr 05, 2023 - The fellowship program is designed to support promising doctoral students conducting cutting-edge research in emerging topics across computer science and engineering.

Grand Challenges Grant Launches Values-Centered AI Initiative

Apr 03, 2023 - From discrimination to misinformation, the ability of algorithms to amplify bias has been spotlighted due to its detrimental effects on society.

$1M NSF Award Supports Reimagining Cryptography in a Post-Quantum World

Apr 03, 2023 - Jonathan Katz, Dana Dachman-Soled and Gorjan Alagic are developing a framework for cryptographic systems that can weather increasingly powerful quantum computers.

Cummings Awarded Grand Challenges Grant to Advance Genetic Analyses

Mar 27, 2023 - He is the recipient of a $50,000 grant that will support his research on genetic ancestry.