July 16-21 is CSPdWeek, five days aimed at providing much-needed professional development for America's growing CS Educator Community, and Bootstrap (a CS literacy curriculum used worldwide that's directed by Kathi Fisler, Shriram Krishnamurthi, and Emmanuel Schanzer ...
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by Kevin Stacey (Science News Writer, Physical Sciences)
A new system based on research by Brown University computer scientists makes robots better at following spoken instructions, no matter how abstract or specific those instructions may be. The development, which was presented this week at the Robotics: Science and Systems 2017 conference in Boston, is a ...
Brown CS PhD alum Charalampos Papamanthou, now Assistant Professor at University of Maryland, is back in the news. Recently recognized for work that was the tenth-most-cited security research for 2012 and the fourth-highest-ranking paper from 2009, he's ...
Brown CS Master's and PhD alum James Hendler, now at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has just returned from the Digital Asset Symposium in New York City, where he received the Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA ...
Tagging photos and identifying spam? Relatively straightforward tasks for artificial intelligence. Understanding the intricacies of human social and moral norms in all their shades of grey? Much harder. DARPA has ...
Here are just a few of the places where our 2017 undergraduate grads will be working:
- Boston Consulting Group
- Decisive Analytics
- Flatiron Health
- Goldman Sachs
- High Fidelity
- Ingenuity Studios
- Intrepid Pursuits
- the island of Murano ...
Brown CS is extremely proud of our undergraduate and graduate students, who continue to win significant awards and fellowships at a national and international level. To learn more, click any of the links below. (If you're looking for stories about the awards they've won at hackathons and other competitions, click here.)
Brown CS students continue to distinguish themselves at hackathons and competitions nationwide. To read more on this topic, click here.
On March 17 and 18, team Brown Secure (composed of Brown University juniors and seniors Qiheng Chen, Clarissa Clemm, Sarah McNeil, and Alexandra Paul, and coached by Brown CS Professor John Savage) attended the fifth ...
by Kevin Stacey (Science News Officer, Physical Sciences)
Modern data visualization software makes it easy for users to explore large datasets in search of interesting correlations and new discoveries. But that ease of use —the ...
Today, a hand-crafted desktop machine with a Max Built logo is one of the CIT’s most familiar sights. They’re all the work of Senior Electronics Technician Max Salvas, who’s retiring next week after spending more than half his life with Brown CS. “Things looked a little different in 1983,” he says. In ...