CS at U.Va.
The U.Va. Department of Computer Science is a nationally recognized leader in computer science research and education. Our department includes 25 faculty members, 100 graduate students and 300 undergraduates. Faculty are active in fundamental computer science and engineering research and are engaged in interdisciplinary initiatives with scientists, humanists, engineers in other disciplines and medical personnel.
Our graduate students transition from students to collaborators through participation in world-class research projects. Our undergraduates are involved in research and are enriched by an integrated and challenging curriculum.
Student Defense Presentations
- Martha White, University of Alberta - Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 3:30 PM "Beyond experts and engineering: exploiting data for automated control"
- Abusayeed Saifullah, Washington University in St. Louis - Friday, February 28, 2014, 3:30 PM Real-Time Wireless Sensor-Actuator Networks for Cyber-Physical Systems
- Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 3:30 PM Computer Science: Discover Why It's A Great Career for Women!
- Miroslav Pajic, University of Pennsylvania - Monday, February 24, 2014 Closing the Loop with Medical Cyber-Physical Systems
- Ryan Layer - Thursday, February 20, 2014 Efficient Genomic Interval Intersection Algorithms
- CANCELLED* Gary McGraw, CEO Cigital Corporation - Thursday, February 13, 2014 2:00 PM Cyber War, Cyber Peace, Stones, and Glass Houses
- Byron Boots - Monday, February 10, 2014 3:30 PM New Machine Learning Approaches to Modeling Dynamical Systems
- Jerry Zhu, University of Wisconsin, Madison - Friday, February 7, 2014 3:30 PM How to Make Machines Learn: Passive, Active, and Teaching
- 2nd Annual Tech Talk with Capital One's CIO Rob Alexander - Tuesday, January 28, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
- Jason Hartline, Associate Professor, Northwestern University - Monday, January 27, 2014 Mechanism Design and Economic Inference
- Nicolas Christin, Assistant Research Professor, Carnegie Mellon University - Wednesday, January 22, 2014 Seeking a fix: Measuring, analyzing and disrupting unlicensed online drug sales
- CANCELLED** Will be rescheduled ** Prabal Dutta, University of Michigan - Friday, January 17, 2014 Scalable Sensor Infrastructure for Sustainably Managing the Built Environment
- Sirajum Munir - Tuesday, December 10, 2013 Towards Integrating Cyber-Physical Systems for Smart Homes
- Ivan Alagenchev - Monday, December 9, 2013 ArktikFox - A Browser With Adaptive Security Protections
- Tian Jin - Friday, December 6, 2013 Traffic Engineering and Characterization of High-Rate Large-Sized Flows
- Shan Lu - Friday, November 15, 2013 Top Gun Speaker: An effect-oriented approach to concurrency bug detection and recovery
- Laura Barnes - Monday, November 11, 2013 Towards classification models to facilitate end-of-life care decisions
- Aaron Quinlin - Monday, November 11, 2013 Machine Learning Approaches to Classifying Unknown DNA Samples
- Robert F. Dickerson - Friday, November 8, 2013 Empath: A System for the Collection, Storage, Analysis, and Reporting of Objective Behavioral Measures
- Miryung Kim - Friday, November 8, 2013 Top Gun Speaker: Automation, Analysis, and Reconstruction of Systematic Software Changes
- Karsten Nohl - Friday, November 1, 2013 In-Depth Crypto Attacks – “It always takes two bugs”
- Wenyuan Xu - Wednesday, October 30, 2013 Top Gun Speaker: Security and Privacy Implications of Wireless Communication in Embedded Systems
- Kirti Chawla - Friday, October 25, 2013 A Robust High-Performance RFID-Based Location System
- Jon Goodall - Friday, October 18, 2013 Leveraging computing and informatics to advance management of water resources
- Don Brown - Friday, October 18, 2013 Threat Surfaces for Criminal Events
- Barry Horowitz - Wednesday, October 16, 2013 System Aware Cyber Security
- Malathi Veeraraghavan - Wednesday, October 16, 2013 Data Networks
- Ryan Layer - Tuesday, October 8, 2013 Efficient Genomic Interval Intersection Algorithms
- David Luebke - Tuesday, October 1, 2013 Near-Eye Light Field Displays
- Sudeep Ghosh - Thursday, September 26, 2013 Software Protection via Composable Process-level Virtual Machines
- Congratulations to Mark Sherriff (Dept. of Computer Science) along with Avik Ghosh and Harry Powell (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering) for being selected to participate in the National Academy of Engineering's fifth Frontiers of Engineering Education symposium.
- IMPORTANT dates for current graduate students
- Saturday, March 22 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM: UVA School of Engineering Open House
- US News ranks "Software Developer" as the #1 best job!
- Kintense, a system designed by Shahriar Nirjon and colleagues was created to warn medical staff if a patient is acting violently – but it could also be used in security cameras
- UVA Computer Science Programming Team Advances to World Finals in Russia
- UVA CS Graduate Karsten Nohl will be speaking in Rice Hall this Friday
- Come learn about "Inspiring Women to Empower Computer Science" on Wed. 10/23 in Rice Hall (Davis Commons)
- Find out "What Everyone Should Know About a Successful Computing Career" on Wed. 9/18 at 6:30 pm in Rice 130 (Auditorium)
- Engineering Career Fair 9/17/13 - 9/19/13 10:00 am - 3:00 pm in Newcomb Hall. The Engineering Career Fair is sponsored by the Center for Engineering Career Development
- Capital One is recruiting 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th year CS and CE students and will be in Rice Hall (2nd Floor) on Tues. 9/10/13 from 9:30am - 3:30pm. Tech Talk at 7:00 pm by Mike Eason, Capital One's Managing Vice President
- Applied Predictive Technologies (APT) is here today (Thurs. 9/5)! Meet & Greet 11:00 AM Rice Hall 2nd Floor atrium and Tech Talk tonight at 6:00 PM Rice 120
- Appian visits the Computer Science Department today (Wed. 9/4)! Meet & Greet 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Rice Hall 2nd Floor atrium and Tech Talk 5:30 PM in Rice Hall Rm. 120
- Philip Asare's paper "Towards a Framework for Safety Analysis of Body Sensor Networks" has been selected as the Best Student Paper of BodyNets 2013. Professor John Lach and Professor Jack Stankovic are co-authors of this paper.
- U.Va. Computer Scientists, Partners Seek New Ways to Ramp Up Computing Power
- Congratulations to Jonathan Burket and Matt Weber for national recognition of their research efforts through the CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researchers Program by earning Honorable Mention Awards.
- Professor John Stankovic and his research group are mentioned in an article on The Economist website discussing their use of microphones to capture heartbeats.
- Congratulations to Philip Asare and Jiayuan Meng for being selected to participate in the 1st Heidelberg Laureate Forum, to be held from September 22-27 in Heidelberg, Germany.