Archive – May 2018

Tom Doeppner Wins A Hazeltine Citation For Excellence In Teaching, Guidance, And Support


Associate Professor (Research) Tom Doeppner, Vice Chair of Brown University's Computer Science Department (Brown CS), has been chosen by Brown's graduating senior class to receive the Barrett Hazeltine Citation. The other recipient was Monica Linden, Senior Lecturer in Neuroscience. Named for a beloved professor emeritus, the annual award recognizes excellence in teaching, guidance, and support by two members …

Brown CS Announces The Winners Of The 4th Annual Undergraduate CS Research Symposium


Click the links that follow for more news items about Jeff Huang, Stefanie Tellex, or the Undergraduate Computer Science Research Symposium.As the academic year drew to a close, Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS) held its fourth Undergraduate Computer Science Research Symposium, organized by Professors Jeff Huang and Stefanie Tellex and …

Nathaniel Weir Wins The Randy F. Pausch Computer Science Undergraduate Summer Research Award


The Randy F. Pausch '82 Computer Science Undergraduate Summer Research Award, given this year to Nathaniel Weir to support his work with Professor and Department Chair Ugur Çetintemel, recognizes strong achievement from young students and offers them the opportunity to partner with faculty and advance work that began in the Brown CS undergraduate research program.A generous …

A Member Of The First EMCS Cohort Wins Brown's Master's Award For Professional Excellence

Every year, Brown University's Graduate School presents the Master's Award for Professional Excellence to recognize outstanding student contributions that influence or contribute to the field or profession. This year, Brown's School of Professional Studies is proud to note that the new winner, David Aaron, is a member of the Executive Master in …

Theophilus A. Benson Wins An NSF CAREER Award For Bug Tolerant Networking


"We're moving," says Professor Theophilus "Theo" Benson of Brown University's Department of Computer Science, "into a new generation of software-defined infrastructure that incorporates virtualized network functions, 5th-generation cellular networks and advanced wireless communication technologies, and edge computing. Software-defined networking, or SDN, is a key enabling technology facilitating that transition. It's going to play …