computer science

May 8, 2019  |  Awards and Honors

Bitzer and Kim win Holladay Medal

Donald Bitzer, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Computer Science, and Youngsoo (Richard) Kim, Jimmy D. Clark Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, received the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, the highest honor bestowed by NC State and the university’s Board of Trustees. Chancellor Randy Woodson recognized the awardees during 2019 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 1.

May 8, 2019  |  Faculty and Staff

NC State honors outstanding faculty

NC State honored more than 30 faculty members, including Dean Louis Martin-Vega and other engineering faculty members, for their outstanding contributions to the university community during the 2019 Celebration of Faculty Excellence on May 1. The annual event honors faculty who have won prestigious state, national and international awards and created new knowledge and advancements in their respective disciplines.

May 7, 2019  |  Students

Low-cost intervention boosts undergraduate interest in computer science

A short online intervention can increase interest in computer science for male and female undergraduate students. However, when it comes to the intervention’s impact on classroom performance, the picture gets more complicated.

May 1, 2019  |  Students

Three College of Engineering students win Goldwater Scholarships

Three students in the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University have received the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship.

Apr 26, 2019  |  Magazine

Gordon, Lehrer, Weinberg and West receive DEA awards

The College of Engineering bestowed the Distinguished Engineering Alumnus award on Suzanne Gordon, Peter Lehrer, Gil West and Alan Weinberg at a banquet on Oct. 31.

Apr 26, 2019  |  Magazine

College homecoming draws engineering alumni to campus

At the College of Engineering’s annual homecoming program Nov. 2, alumni got a unique — if unscheduled — view of the ongoing construction of Fitts-Woolard Hall, which is expected to be completed in 2020.

Apr 19, 2019  |  Alumni

Alumni Profile: DeShawn Brown

As a student, Park Scholarships alumnus DeShawn Brown found himself looking for ways to combine his interest in computer science with his entrepreneurial passion. He formed a study group with two of his classmates, which has now become Lithios, a leading mobile application development firm in the Research Triangle, of which Brown serves as CEO and founder.

Apr 8, 2019  |  Research

New technique cuts AI training time by more than 60 percent

New artificial intelligence training technique reduces training time for deep learning networks by more than 60 percent without sacrificing accuracy.

Jan 31, 2019  |  Students

Meet Justin Wald

Justin Wald who studied abroad in Prague, Czech Republic, answers questions about his experience.

Jan 9, 2019  |  Faculty and Staff

NC State names executive director, chief scientist for IBM Q Hub

Daniel Stancil, Alcoa Distinguished Professor and head of NC State’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, will be executive director of the new IBM Quantum Computing Hub on Centennial Campus, and Patrick Dreher, research professor in the Department of Computer Science and associate faculty member in the Department of Physics, will be the hub’s chief scientist.