Dept. of Computer Science

Aug 20, 2014

New framework would facilitate use of new android security modules

Computer security researchers from NC State University and Technische Universität Darmstadt/CASED in Germany have developed a modification to the core Android operating system that allows developers and users to plug in new security enhancements.

Aug 13, 2014

NC State designated as National Center of Academic Excellence

NC State University has been named a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense Research for the academic years 2014-19 by the National Security Administration (NSA).

May 5, 2014

Study: Game developers say success hinges on more than just programming skills

A forthcoming study from NC State University and Microsoft Research finds that game developers need a suite of non-programming skills – including communication skills – that are considered less important in other fields of software development.

Apr 3, 2014

Sullivan awarded data science fellowship

Computer Science at North Carolina State University, was recently awarded a Data Science Faculty Fellowship from the National Consortium for Data Science (NCDS).

Mar 26, 2014

April 12 event will put drone skills to the test

The Institute of Next Generation IT Systems in the Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University is hosting a drone programming challenge culminating on April 12 with a goal of raising awareness of these platforms and increasing participation in drone-related activities.

Mar 20, 2014

White House honors alum Kevin Clark as Champion of Change

Sometimes, it turns out, a baseball field can be too perfect. Or so Kevin Clark found out when he tried to help a group of African-American and Latino students at at an inner-city school in Washington, D.C., learn math and science by playing educational video games.

Jan 7, 2014

Bitzers establish endowment to support undergraduate research

Dr. Donald Bitzer, Distinguished University Research Professor of Computer Science at NC State University, and his wife, Maryann, have made a commitment to establish the Bitzer Undergraduate Research Endowment for the Department of Computer Science in the College of Engineering.

Dec 12, 2013

NC State engineering professor receives 2013 MCNC Robyn Render Endeavor Award

Dr. Mladen Vouk, professor and head of the Department of Computer Science and associate vice provost for information technology at NC State, is this year’s recipient of the MCNC Robyn Render Endeavor Award.

Nov 26, 2013

Researchers design interactive software to target teen alcohol use

North Carolina State University and the University of California, San Francisco, are developing interactive software aimed at helping teens reduce alcohol use and the risks associated with drinking alcohol.

Nov 24, 2013

Five from College of Engineering named University Faculty Scholars

The College of Engineering at North Carolina State University was well represented on the list of 2013-14 University Faculty Scholars announced by Chancellor Randy Woodson on Nov. 22. Five faculty, or a quarter of this year’s list of scholars, are […]