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The U.Va. Department of Computer Science is a nationally recognized leader in computer science research and education. Our department includes 40 + faculty members, 120 graduate students and over 1,000 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.

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Distinguished Speaker Series

Distinguished Speakers Fall 2016

Susan Davidson - Friday, October 21, 2016 at 3:30 pm in Rice 130
Data Citation and Provenance

Doug Densmore - Friday, October 14, 2016 at 2:20 pm in Thornton E316
Circuits in Cells, Bits in Bugs – How (Synthetic) Biology is a Computing Platform

Ellen Zegura - Friday, October 7, 2016 at 3:30 pm in Rice 130 (auditorium)
The New Clouds on the Block

Eva Tardos - Friday, September 30, 2016 at 3:30 pm in Rice 130 (auditorium)
Co-Sponsors: Department of Computer Science, Data Science Institute, Department of Economics

Jack Lanchantin - Monday, September 26, 2016 at 1:30 pm in Rice 504
Deep Motif: Visualizing and Understanding Genomic Sequences Using Deep Neural Networks

Vivek Sarkar - Friday, September 23, 2016 at 3:30 pm in Rice 130
Software Challenges for Extreme Scale Systems, or how to play the End-Game for Moore's Law


Past Events

Anh Nguyen-Tuong - Friday, September 16, 2016 at 3:30 pm in Rice 130
What happens in Vegas doesn't always stay in Vegas: Winning 2nd Prize in DARPA's Cyber Grand Challenge

Elahe Soltanaghaei - Monday, September 19, 2016 at 3:00 pm in Rice 504
WalkSense: Classifying Home Occupancy States Using Walkway Sensing

Jian Xiang - Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 3:00 pm in Rice 242
Interpreted Formalism: Towards System Assurance and the Real-World Semantics of Software
Dezhi Hong - Monday, August 8, 2016 at 2:00 pm in Rice 242
Towards Automatic Metadata Inference for Sensors in Buildings
Jinlong Feng - Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 4:00 pm in Rice 504
Improving Spectrum-based Fault Localization using Unnaturalness of Bug
Md Abu Sayeed Mondol - Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 10:00 am, Rice 504
Toward Robust and Accurate Human Activity Recognition using Wearable Sensors
Friday, June 3rd, 11:00 am, Rice 242

Jay Taneja: "Creating Cyber-Physical and Mobile Systems For Improving Sustainable Electricity Delivery in the Industrialized and Developing World"

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