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Department News

Faculty members receive NSF award for NoSQL study
Faculty members receive NSF award for study on NoSQL databases
CSE professors Vagelis Hristidis (PI), Ahmed Eldawy and Vassilis Tsotras received a $1,350,000 NSF award to study the performance of NoSQL databases. This is a collaborative grant, jointly with UCI, totaling $1,950,000. UCR is the lead institution.
BioScript: Safe programming on Laboratories-on-a-Chip awarded distinguished paper award!
BioScript: Safe programming on Laboratories-on-a-Chip awarded distinguished paper award!
Ph.D. students Jason Ott and Tyson Loveless, working with Chris Curtis, Dr. Mohsen Lesani, and Dr. Philip Brisk have developed a new programming language aimed at making the lives of chemists and biologists safer and easier...
Magdy awarded CSforAll grant for geo-computation outreach
Dr. Magdy awarded a CSforAll grant for his work on geo-computation outreach to students
Prof. Amr Magdy from Computer Science and Engineering Dept. and Prof. Sergio Rey from Center for Geospatial Sciences has been awarded an NSF CSforAll grant in collaboration with the American Association of Geographers and...
UCR team winning the $1 million NSF grant on geospatial analytics
New $1 million NSF grant secured by UCR researchers
UCR team consisting of Amr Magdy and Vassilis Tsotras from CSE, and Serge Rey and Ran Wei from Center for Geospatial Sciences wins the NSF award titled "Scalable Geospatial Analytics for Social Science...
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Weiteng Chen and Prof. Zhiyun Qian
Unfixable security vulnerability covered by ACM
The USENIX Security work done by PhD student Weiteng Chen and Prof. Zhiyun Qian got covered by ACM TechNews and Communications of ACM. The vulnerability allows a blind attacker to hijack TCP connections...
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Khaled Khasawneh
Khasawneh invited to give a talk at IBM Research workshop
Khaled Khasawneh (CS PhD) has been invited to give a talk at the 2018 IBM Workshop on Architectures for Secure, Cognitive, and Datacenter Computing, held at IBM Research in Yorktown, NY.  This workshop is an...
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Vagelis Papalexakis
MAD Lab collaboration with Snap Research featured in the news
The research division of Snap Inc.  donated gift funding to Prof. Papalexakis' Multi-aspect Data Lab that establishes their research collaboration on the lab's efforts in fake news detection. As part of the...
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Sara and Gisel
ScienceNews article on UCR fake news detection research
The fake news detection work by the Multi-aspect Data Lab was featured in a Science News article. In this work, Prof. Papalexakis with two graduate students Gisel Bastidas (MS, pictured right) and Sara Abdali (PhD...
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Upcoming Events

CSE Graduate Open House
December 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am
Winston Chung 205/206
Attend our CSE graduate open house on Saturday, December 1, 2018! Connect with graduate students, alumni, faculty, and more.  
COLLOQUIUM: Sequence to Sequence Learning and its Applications
November 30, 2018 @ 11:10 am
Bourns A125
Yonghui Wu, Google, Inc.  
COLLOQUIUM: Actor-Oriented Database Systems (Distinguished Lecture Series)
November 16, 2018 @ 11:10 am
Bourns A125
Philip A. Bernstein, Microsoft Research
COLLOQUIUM: Whole Genome Sequencing for Rare Disease
November 09, 2018 @ 11:10 am
Bourns A125
Semyon Kruglyak, Illumina, Inc.

Facts and Impacts

student to faculty ratio
new research grants per year
15, 12
IEEE/ACM/AAAS Fellows and NSF Career Awardees