The University of Richmond's computer science program offers students a framework for understanding computer technology and its mathematical foundations.
Congratulations to alums Jake Kurzer, '10 and Brett Csorba, '14, who recently patented an algorithm that they invented while working in computer security for General Electric.
Uthaipon Tantipongpipat ’16, mathematics major and computer science minor, won the David C. Evans Award for Outstanding Achievement in Scholarship.
Jackson Taylor ’16 won the 2015-16 Outstanding Student in Computer Science Award.
Amy Shick '16 and Jackson Taylor '16 were both awarded the Mary Church Kent and Joseph F. Kent Computer Science Award for outstanding computer science graduating majors.
- Denny Presentation
Dr. Jory Denny will present his paper, "Dynamic Region-biased Rapidly-exploring Random Trees," at the Twelfth International Workshop on the Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics (WAFR) in December. This is one of the top conferences in the robotics field.
- Shaw Article
Dr. Kelly Shaw and colleagues published, "GPU Performance and Power Tuning Using Regression Trees" in ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization (TACO).
- Lawson Article
Barry Lawson and colleagues recently published "Evaluating Infection Prevention Strategies in Out-Patient Dialysis Units Using Agent-Based Modeling," in PLOS One.
- Distinguished Educator Award
Dr. Barry Lawson was named a 2014 University of Richmond Distinguished Educator.
- Shaw Publishes Article
Dr. Kelly Shaw and two coauthors published "MRPB: Memory Request Prioritization for Massively Parallel Processors" in the 20th IEEE International Symposium on High Performance Computing (HPCA), Feb. 2014.
- Research Featured in Richmond Times-Dispatch
The Richmond Times-Dispatch published an article on Dr. Lewis Barnett's research working to determine if a computer can be programmed to identify a certain species or a single bird among other similar-looking birds.
- Charlesworth Paper Accepted
Dr. Arthur Charlesworth's paper, "The Comprehensibility Theorem and the Foundations of Artificial Intelligence," was recently accepted to appear in Minds and Machines: journal for artificial intelligence, philosophy and cognitive sciences, Vol. 25.
Scholarship Repository Readership
The University of Richmond's Scholarship Repository shares faculty publications with a world-wide audience. The map below shows where articles from math and computer science faculty are being read around the globe.
In physics professor Matt Trawick's lab, students like Greg Hamilton, '17, are honing their research skills
Passionate computer science major kicks off career as software engineer for Google
Computer science senior combines classroom learning with real-world experience at Google
Senior and alumna's shared interests in computational biology leads to summer research at Princeton
75 students presented summer research, alumna spoke of own undergraduate research experience
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