Resilient Networks

Yair Amir, chair of the Department of Computer Science, has led an effort to protect against the sort of attack that in 2010 disrupted thousands of internet networks in the United States and around the world.

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Rewind: Ahead of the Curve

The “father” of the discipline at the university may be William H. Huggins, who was a professor of electrical engineering from 1954 to 1984. He encouraged Hopkins administrators to acquire the university’s first computer in the early 1960s, and he became a strong proponent of using computers as teaching tools.

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Say What?

Think today’s computers are smart? Just look at what’s coming. Meet a multinational bullpen of computer scientists who are rapidly bridging the divide between humans and machines.

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Lifesaving Algorithms

Whiting School computer scientist Suchi Saria and colleagues are developing computer programs that analyze existing medical information to manage patients most at risk, allowing clinicians to take action early to prevent organ failure.

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Tech Tools: Finding Purpose for Retired Robots

An open-source software and electronics kit created by a team of Whiting School faculty members, research engineers, and students for first-generation da Vinci surgical robots is in use at more than 25 research institutions around the world.

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CS' Param Shah named to annual Forbes ’30 Under 30′ list

Param Shah, a junior computer science major, was recognized in the Manufacturing and Industry category for his work on Fusiform.

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Upcoming Events

Feb
17
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6:30 pm HopHacks Spring 2017
HopHacks Spring 2017
Feb 17 @ 6:30 pm – Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm
Registration is now open for HopHacks Spring 2017 – the 36-hour student-run hackathon which will take place from Friday February 17th through Sunday February 19th. In addition to the awesome prizes, swag and free meals throughout the hackathon, you’ll have the[...]
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7
Tue
10:45 am Distinguished Lecturer: Ben Shne...
Distinguished Lecturer: Ben Shne...
Mar 7 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
LocationHackerman Hall B-17AbstractAdvances in computer and information science and engineering are providing unprecedented opportunities for research and education. My talk will begin with an overview of CISE activities and programs at the National Science Foundation[...]
Mar
28
Tue
10:45 am Distinguished Lecturer: Ruzena B...
Distinguished Lecturer: Ruzena B...
Mar 28 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
LocationHackerman Hall B-17AbstractThis talk will introduce a kinematic and dynamic framework for creating a representative model of an individual. Building on results from geometric robotics, a method for formulating a geometric dynamic identification model is[...]
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