CS Professor Dirk Grunwald and his students win influential paper award

Oct. 25, 2013

A paper submitted by CS Professor Dirk Grunwald and two of his former Ph.D. students, Srilatha “Bobbie” Manne from the ECEE department and Artur Klauser from Computer Science, has won the ACM SIGARCH/IEEE-CS TCCA Influential Paper Award for 2013. This paper, titled “Pipeline Gating: Speculation Control for Energy Reduction,” was... Read more »

Alumna Rupa Dachere wins IEEE award

Oct. 22, 2013

Alumna Rupa Dachere, also known as Vaijayanti Roychowdhury Dachere, CU-Boulder Computer Science BS 1994, has received a 2013 Meritorious Achievement Award in Informal Education from the IEEE “for establishing a non-profit organization that provides educational programs and mentoring for females in computer programming.” This award recognizes her work as President... Read more »

CU Boulder ethical hacking class profiled in Popular Science

Oct. 2, 2013

"At John Black's class at the University of Colorado, Boulder, for instance, Black structures the class like a game: students work through a series of "levels," where, after they reach a goal by hacking past defenses, they earn access to the next level. The students, meanwhile, can see what level... Read more »

Swiss newspaper interviews Nikolaus Correll about swarm robotics

July 3, 2013

Clauset's big data work featured in Denver's Westword magazine

July 3, 2013

Westword interviewed the assistant professor about his Big Data work on patterns in terrorist activity.Read more »

Arlen Cox wins Chateaubriand Fellowship

July 3, 2013

Congratulations to Computer Science PhD student Arlen Cox, who has been awarded a Chateaubriand Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics by the Embassy of France in the USA. Arlen will spend 9 months studying and conducting research at École Normal Supérieure in Paris. Arlen is advised by Bor-Yuh Evan... Read more »

X-Hab team takes home several prizes at RASC-AL competition

June 26, 2013

This picture shows a subset of CU Boulder's X-Hab team together with the Kennedy Space Center Director, and NASA mentors. Their trip to The Kennedy Space Center was paired with participation in the RASC-AL competition where the group has won "1st place" and "Best Advanced Concepts" for their robotic-integrated bio-regenerative... Read more »

Graduate student wins Microsoft's Imagine Cup competition

June 24, 2013

CU astronomy and astrophysics grad student Mark Dixon got a dose of inspiration from a computer science class taught by lecturer Gabe Johnson, developed a game with his brothers and won first prize in game design at Microsoft's Imagine Cup competition.Read more »

Ariel Aguilar wins CES Silver Medal

April 25, 2013

Congratulations to Ariel Aguilar, winner of the Colorado Engineering Council’s Silver Medal! The Silver Medal is the highest honor for students from the CEC. Each department nominates their one top student, based not only on scholarship, but also on achievements and involvement in community or college service, leadership and research... Read more »

Alums' software company exceeds expectations in IPO

April 12, 2013

Rally Software had a terrific debut on the NYSE today as its IPO came in above expectations at $14 a share. The Founder and CTO of Rally, Ryan Martens, is an alum with a B.S. in Civil Engineering from our College and an MBA from the Business School. He is... Read more »