News & Announcements
May 19, 2016 - Annual HCIL Symposium to Highlight Digital Security, Wearable Technologies and More
May 19, 2016 - For 29 students at the University of Maryland, the Spring 2016 semester ended with a virtual walk in the desert and junkyard demolition derby and a digital waterfall created from tweets.
May 17, 2016 - Six UMIACS Faculty Receive Academic Promotions
May 16, 2016 - UMIACS Researchers Honored at Annual OTC Celebration of Innovation and Partnerships
May 11, 2016 - Modern computers are able to crunch massive amounts of information that changes over time, which has proven useful in areas like predicting economic trends, weather patterns and the spread of infectious diseases.
May 03, 2016 - Srinivasan Receives CMNS Board of Visitors Distinguished Faculty Award
Apr 19, 2016 - Atif Memon, a professor of computer science with an appointment in the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), has received the Fraunhofer-Bessel Research Award from the Humboldt Foundation and the Fraunhofer Society for the Advancement of Applied Research.
Apr 13, 2016 - Programming languages—which allow humans to write computer software without worrying about the details of computer hardware—are essential for modern computing. And now is the perfect time to start designing programming languages for quantum computers, according to a postdoctoral researcher at the Joint Center for Quantum Information and Computer Science (QuICS).
Apr 10, 2016 - The Joint Center for Quantum Information and Computer Science (QuICS) recently hosted more than 30 experts from a Canadian research organization for a series of talks and discussions focused on advancing the field of quantum information science.
Mar 22, 2016 - Mihai Pop and Rita Colwell are part of a just-announced multidisciplinary effort to develop innovative, safe and sustainable ways to irrigate food crops in variable climates.