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Brown CS Seeks Applicants For A Lecturer Position

We're seeking applicants for a faculty position at the rank of lecturer, senior lecturer, or distinguished senior lecturer. The initial appointment would be for a 3-year period (renewable with potential for promotion and longer-term contracts). This position is part of a major expansion plan for the department as it is increasing its roster by ...

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Undergrad Nishanth Kumar Wins Best Plenary Presentation At ILURS

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Nishanth Kumar is an Undergraduate Research Assistant in Brown CS Professor Stefanie Tellex's Humans 2 Robots Lab whose interests include robotics, artificial intelligence, and using hardware and software ...

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Huang Receives An Army Research Office Young Investigator Award For Predicting Emotion From Social Media

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Professor Jeff Huang of Brown CS has just received an Army Research Office Young Investigator Award, which is given to support the research and encourage the careers of outstanding young university faculty members. Jeff's Brown ...

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Shriram Krishnamurthi Gives A Plenary Talk At FCRC 2019 (Recording Available)

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"Computer science education," says Professor Shriram Krishnamurthi of Brown CS, "is a difficult and fascinating problem, sitting at the intersection of the technical and human." In a recent plenary talk ("The Role of Computer Science in Computer Science Education") on June 26 at ACM ...

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Sohini Ramachandran Receives A Presidential Early Career Award For Scientists And Engineers

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Professor Sohini Ramachandran of Brown University's Center for Computational Molecular Biology (she also serves as its Director) and Department of Computer Science has just received a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists ...

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Smart, Urbane, Wonderfully Weird: The Washington Post Shares Some Must-See Providence Attractions

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"Standing in line for coffee at Brown’s campus center," writes Andrea Sachs of The Washington Post, "I started to question the wisdom of choosing that other college town to the north. Her ramble across Providence is full of ...

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Benjamin Nacar Of TStaff Takes Audiences To The Moon And Beyond

by Noel Rubinton, Research Communications Manager

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Benjamin Nacar, a systems programmer for Brown CS and also a pianist, composer, and music arranger, took his audiences to the moon and back with three concerts this month in ...

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Kamara And Moataz Work With MongoDB To Analyze Its End-To-End Encryption

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"In today's security environment," says Professor Seny Kamara of Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS), "we believe it's necessary to have systems that fully encrypt the user's ...

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Brown CS Undergraduate Atsunobu Kotani Teaches Robots Handwriting And Drawing

by Kevin Stacey (Science News Writer, Physical Sciences)

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An algorithm developed by Brown University computer scientists enables robots to put pen to paper, writing words using stroke patterns similar to human handwriting. It’s a step, the ...

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Look Where Our 2019 Graduates Are Headed!

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At this spring's Commencement ceremony in the Olney-Margolies Athletic Center, Brown CS presented undergraduate diplomas to 259 students. It was another historic number, beating previous records of 249 last year, 205 the year before, and 168 in 2016. Here ...

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