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Jaime Carbonell Pioneered Use of Computers for Translation

Distinguished Professor Founded CMU’s Language Technologies Institute Friday, February 28, 2020 – by Byron Spice Jaime Carbonell, founder and director of CMU’s Language Technologies Institute, has died. He was 66. Jaime Carbonell foresaw a world where people could freely communicate with each other, no matter what language they spoke. He knew that making this dream…

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CMU Computer Club Tech Talk Series

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 – 7:30pm to 8:30pm Location: 3002 Newell-Simon Hall Speaker: TIM MENNINGER, Embedded Software Engineer /TIM%20MENNINGER Designing a Secure Smartphone: Beyond Crypto IoT devices are putting more and more trust into smartphones, but all smartphones have major security flaws. Come hear Tim Menninger share how to leverage the proven security of the…

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Shah Earns NSF CAREER Award

Friday, February 21, 2020 – by Virginia Alvino Young Nihar Shah has received a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award. Nihar Shah, an assistant professor in the School of Computer Science’s Machine Learning and Computer Science Departments, has received a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, the organization’s most…

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Doctoral Review Committee (DRC)

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 – 3:30pm to 5:00pm Location: 5117 Gates Hillman Center DRC Meeting Agenda TBD Please contact a committee member with questions or potential agenda items. (https://www.cs.cmu.edu/afs/cs/academic/committee/drc/drc.html – authentication required) Restricted Attendance Meeting: Committee members only. For More Information, Contact: Venkatesan Guruswami, Chair Keywords: Administrative Meeting

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Kolter, Gkioulekas Named Sloan Research Fellows

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 – by Ioannis Gkioulekas and Zico Kolter have received 2020 Sloan Research Fellowships. Zico Kolter, an associate professor in the Computer Science Department (CSD), and Ioannis Gkioulekas, an assistant professor in the Robotics Institute, are among 126 early career researchers to receive 2020 Sloan Research Fellowships. The prestigious fellowships honor outstanding…

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Ranysha Ware Awarded Prize for Work on Internet Fairness

Friday, February 7, 2020 – by Virginia Alvino Young Ph.D. student Ranysha Ware has received a 2020 Applied Networking Research Prize from the Internet Engineering Task Force. Ranysha Ware, a Ph.D. student in Carnegie Mellon University’s Computer Science Department, has received a 2020 Applied Networking Research Prize (ANRP) from the Internet Engineering Task Force. She…