Chi, Haugh receive Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Awards
The 2018 Alcoa Foundation Engineering Research Awards were presented to Dr. Min Chi, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, and Dr. Jason Haugh, professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, at the spring faculty meeting of the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University.
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.
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).
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.