Department News

NSF Recognizes Langmead with Early CAREER Award

May 29, 2014

Benjamin Langmead, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, has been chosen by the National Science Foundation to receive its prestigious CAREER Award, which recognizes the high level of promise and excellence in early stage scholars. The five year grant will support Langmead’s work developing improved computational and statistical methods for analyzing DNA sequencing […]

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Two Engineering Students Win Fulbrights

May 29, 2014

Two Whiting School of Engineering students will have the opportunity to travel abroad and conduct research as recipients of the 2014-2015 Fulbright Scholar Program. Shayer Chowdhury, a senior finishing a degree in biomedical engineering and applied mathematics and statistics, won a Fulbright to travel to Bangladesh, where he will examine the engineering and technological innovation […]

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UPE Initiates 2014

May 29, 2014

Congratulations to the newest members of the JHU Chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon, the Computer Science Honor Society: Charles Seidell, G. Chandler Furman, Benjamin Cohen, Jeremy Dolinko, Carlo Olcese, Benjamin Glickman, Tuvia Lerea, Maxwell Dickey, Disa Mhembere, and Tze-Yuan Cheng. The newly elected officers are:  President – Alex Schiffhauer, Vice President – Tuvia Lerea, Secretary […]

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JHUISI’s Joe Carrigan Talks to ABC2 News About Hacked Baby Monitors

May 29, 2014

Baby monitors are ubiquitous in homes with babies and small children. These devices allow parents to see what’s going on inside their children’s rooms when the parents aren’t physically there. Unfortunately, baby monitors also are allowing strangers to peer inside private homes. ABC2 News reported that arents Heather & Adam Schreck heard a man’s voice […]

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