|Apr 20, 2017||Ellen Zegura, Stephen Fleming Chair in Telecommunications School of Computer Science, College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, Computing for Social Good: Stories and Lessons from Eight Years of Student Projects||DSS|
|Feb 2, 2017||Wendi B. Heinzelman, Professor and Dean, Edmund A. Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, University of Rochester, Reducing the Energy Footprint for Wireless and Mobile Communication Systems||DSS|
|Nov 10, 2016||Nancy M. Amato, Unocal Professor and Chair Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, Sampling-Based Motion Planning: From Intelligent CAD to Crowd Simulation to Protein Folding||DSS|
|Jun 16, 2016||Kevin Kwiat, U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Security-Aware Virtual Machine Allocation in the Cloud: A Game Theoretic Approach||Colloquium|
|May 5, 2016||Michael Franklin, UC Berkeley and U Chicago, Emerging Trends in Big Data Software and the Berkeley Data Analytics Stack||DSS|
|Apr 28, 2016||Hari Balakrishnan, MIT, Making Roads Safer by Making Drivers Better||DSS|
|Apr 19, 2016||Bob Girardi, President and CEO, SofTrek Corporation, Agile Software Development
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|Mar 31, 2016||Julia Hirschberg, Columbia University, Deceptive Speech Across Gender and Culture
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|Mar 29, 2016||Dan Magnuszewski, Entrepreneur, An Engineer's Guide to Navigating the World of Tech Start-Ups
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|Dec 3, 2015||Barry Smith, University at Buffalo, Ontology in Buffalo: An Overview for Computer Scientists and Engineers||Colloquium|
|Nov 19, 2015||Xiaodong Zhang, Ohio State University, Fast Accesses in Memory and Storage in Big Data Environment||DSS|
|Nov 18, 2015||Sean Haneberg, Microsoft Studios, What is software engineering all about? Unexpected lessons from a decade at Microsoft, Xbox, and HoloLens||Colloquium|
|Nov 5, 2015||Kamesh Madduri, Pennsylvania State University, High-Performance Graph Analytics||Colloquium|
|Oct 27, 2015||Marina Blanton, University of Notre Dame, General-Purpose Secure Computation and Outsourcing||Colloquium|
|Oct 1, 2015||Changxu (Sean) Wu, UB, Human Performance Modeling and its Applications in Systems Engineering||Colloquium|
|Sep 25, 2015||Kuldeep Yadav, Xerox Research, SenseX: Design and Deployment of a Pervasive Wellness Monitoring Platform for Workplaces||Colloquium|
|Sep 24, 2015||Yiran Chen, University of Pittsburgh, Brain-Inspired Computing: The Extraordinary Voyages in Known and Unknown Worlds||Colloquium|
|Jan 30, 2015||Arnab Nandi, Ohio State University, Interactivity as a First-class concept in Database Systems||Colloquium|
|Nov 24, 2014||Ben Langmead, Johns Hopkins University, Scalable software for analyzing large collections of DNA sequencing data||Colloquium|
|Nov 6, 2014||Suresh Jagannathan, DARPA, Taming and Exploiting Big Data:A Programming Languages Perspective||DSS|
|Oct 30, 2014||Fahiem Bacchus, University of Toronto, Optimization via MaxSat||Colloquium|
|Oct 20, 2014||Lin Zhong, Rice University, Building a virtual personal computer out of multiple systems||DSS|
|Oct 16, 2014||Xiaodong Wu, University of Iowa, Enabling Graph Techniques for Medical Imaging Segmentation||DSS|
|May 1, 2014||Susan B. Davidson, Princeton University, Query Driven Crowd Mining||Colloquium|
|Apr 3, 2014||Lance Fortnow, Georgia Institute of Technology, Bounding Rationality by Computational Complexity||Colloquium|
|Feb 20, 2014||Abu Sayeed Saifullah, Washington State, St. Louis, Real-Time Wireless Sensor-Actuator Networks for Cyber-Physical Systems||Colloquium|
|Feb 6, 2014||Song-Chun Zhu, UCLA, Understanding Video and Text by Joint Spatial, Temporal and Causal Inference||DSS|
|Jan 30, 2014||Robert Sloan, Univ. Illinois Chicago, How Intelligent Are AI Programs?||Colloquium|
|Dec 5, 2013||Kai Shen, University of Rochester, Harnessing the Hardware Execution Statistics for Dependable Multicore Servers||Colloquium|
|Nov 21, 2013||Alberto Leon-Garcia, University of Toronto, Smart Applications on Virtual Infrastructure (SAVI) Testbed||Colloquium|
|Nov 12, 2013||Lucja Kot, Cornell University, Fine-Grained Disclosure Control for App Ecosystems and Beyond||Colloquium|
|Nov 5, 2013||Molham Aref, LogicBlox, Declarative Programming for the Cloud||Colloquium|
|Oct 17, 2013||Xue-wen Chen, Wayne State University, Graphical Models and Applications||Colloquium|
|Oct 10, 2013||Lane A. Hemaspaandra, University of Rochester, Search versus Decision for Election Manipulation Problems||Colloquium|
|Oct 3, 2013||Vikas Singh, University of Wisconsin Madison, Multi-modality Kernel Methods for Inference Problems In Neuroimaging: Applications to Clinical Trial Enrichment||Colloquium|
|Sep 26, 2013||Wenliang (Kevin) Xu, Professor, Department of EECS, Syracuse University, Enhancing the Security of Android Phones||Colloquium|
|Sep 19, 2013||Sergio Greco, University of Calabria, On the Decidability of Logic Programs with Function Symbols||Colloquium|
|Aug 27, 2013||Eckehard Steinbach, Technical University of Munich, Germany , Visual Indoor Localization||Talk|
|Aug 19, 2013||Wei Fan, Associate Director of Huawei Noah, StreamSMART: Large Scale Stream Data Processing and Its Application to Real-time Big Data||Talk|
|Apr 25, 2013||Michael T. Goodrich, University of California at Irvine, Using Data-Oblivioius Algorithms for Private Cloud Storage Access||DSS|
|Apr 18, 2013||Matthew T. Mason, Carnegie Mellon University, The Idea of a Hand||DSS|
|Mar 7, 2013||Jitendra Malik, University of California at Berkeley, The Three R's of Computer Vision: Recognition, Reconstruction and Reorganization||DSS|
|Feb 26, 2013||Rong Zheng, McMaster University, Toward Autonomous Structure Health Monitoring||Colloquium|
|Jan 24, 2013||John H. Reppy, The University of Chicago, Diderot: A Parallel Domain-Specific Language for Image Analysis And Visualization||DSS|
|Dec 6, 2012||Zhen Wen, IBM T.J. Watson, People Analytics in Social Networks: Technologies & Applications||Colloquium|
|Nov 15, 2012||Guoliang Xing, Michigan State University, A High-Fidelity Sensor System for Temperature Distribution Forecasting in Data Centers||Colloquium|
|Nov 8, 2012||Alan Price, OSU, Recent Works in Realtime Responsive Animation: Installations and Performance||Colloquium|
|Nov 8, 2012||Ben Pollard, Bloomberg, Bloomberg NEXT||Talk|
|Nov 5, 2012||Brano Kusy, CSIRO, OPAL Sensor Node: Beyond Incremental Advances in Computation and Communication||Colloquium|
|Nov 1, 2012||Yijun Sun, Microbiology and Immunology, UB, Toward Optimal Feature Selection through Local Learning||Colloquium|
|Oct 18, 2012||Kannan Govindarajan, Co-founder and VP of DxContinuum, Six Enterprise Mega Trends Driving the Future of IT||Colloquium|
|Oct 11, 2012||Archan Misra, Singapore Management University, The LiveLabs Testbed & Advances in Real-time Mobile Sensing/Analytics||Colloquium|
|Apr 19, 2012||Larry S. Davis, University of Maryland, College Park, Context in Image and Video Understanding||DSS|
|Apr 5, 2012||Ellen Yoffa, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, From Data to Insight: Highlights from the IBM Research Information & Interaction Team||DSS|
|Mar 6, 2012||Joan Feigenbaum, Yale University, An Economic Analysis of User-privacy Options in Ad-supported Services.||DSS|
|Oct 27, 2011||Ying Xu, University of Georgia, Genomic Location is Information: Computational Elucidation of Bacterial Genomic Structures||Colloquium|
|Oct 20, 2011||Camillo J. Taylor, University of Pennsylvania, Parsing Indoor Scenes using RGB-D Imagery||Colloquium|
|Sep 22, 2011||Dr. Christopher Geyer, iRobot Corporation, Heads-up, hands-free operation of UGVs through Embedded Computer Vision||Colloquium|
|Sep 15, 2011||Divesh Srivastava, ATT Labs in New Jersey, Enabling Real Time Data Analysis||Colloquium|
|Apr 29, 2011||Martin J Strauss, University of Michigan, Near-optimal Bayesian localization via incoherence and sparsity||Talk|
|Apr 28, 2011||Tamer Ozsu, University of Waterloo, Internet-Scale Data Distribution: Some Research Problems||DSS|
|Apr 21, 2011||Thomas Huang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Human Computer Intelligent Interaction||DSS|
|Apr 12, 2011||Michael Miksis, Northwestern University, Moving Boundary Problems Associated with Biopreservation by Desiccation||Talk|
|Apr 8, 2011||Jonathan Lenchner, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Visibility and Path Planning Problems in Rectilinear Environments (UBCSE Theory Seminar)||Talk|
|Apr 7, 2011||Eric Martinson, US Naval Research Laboratory, Learning to Listen with Ears, Eyes, and Feet||Talk|
|Mar 31, 2011||Vincent W.S. Chan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Optical Flow Switching - a New Green Transport Mechanism for Fiber Networks||DSS|
|Mar 29, 2011||Chris Mayfield, Purdue University, Embracing Uncertainty to Improve the Quality of Relational Data||Talk|
|Mar 25, 2011||Pavan Aduri, Iowa State University, Kolmogorov Extractors and Randomness Extractors (UB CSE Theory Seminar)||Talk|
|Mar 11, 2011||Richard J Lipton, Georgia Tech., Quantum Complexity: Some recent results, some open problems, some thoughts||Talk|
|Mar 10, 2011||Jing Gao, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Exploring the Power of Heterogeneous Information Sources||Talk|
|Feb 17, 2011||Emin Gun Sirer, Cornell University, Building Trustworthy Networked Systems||Colloquium|
|Feb 10, 2011||G. C. Nandi, Carnegie-Mellon University, Colloquium Talk||Colloquium|
|Dec 2, 2010||Anna Gilbert, University of Michigan, Sparse Approximation and Algorithms||Colloquium|
|Nov 18, 2010||Jim Royer, Syracuse University, Wholesale Analysis of Algorithms||Colloquium|
|Nov 12, 2010||Alberto Apostolico, Georgia Institute of Technology & Universita di Padova, Computing Surprise||Colloquium|
|Nov 11, 2010||Eric Allender, Rutgers University, Circuit Complexity meets the Theory of Randomness||DSS|
|Nov 4, 2010||Jana Kosecka, George Mason University, Semantic Segmentation of Street Scenes||Colloquium|
|Oct 28, 2010||Shoichiro Fujiwara, Fujitsu, Japan, Automatic Data Generation for Web Application Validation||Colloquium|
|Oct 21, 2010||Baochun Li, University of Toronto, Practical Network Coding: 2002-?||Colloquium|
|Sep 30, 2010||Barry Smith, University at Buffalo, Ontological Engineering||Colloquium|
|Jun 17, 2010||Richard Lipton, College of Computing, Georgia Tech, Cryptography Meets Security||Colloquium|
|May 17, 2010||Ian Pratt-Hartmann, University of Manchester, The Computational Complexity of Topological Logics||Colloquium|
|Apr 29, 2010||Pankaj K. Agarwal, Duke University, STREAM: Scalable Techniques for Hi-Res. Elevation Analysis & Modeling||Colloquium|
|Apr 22, 2010||Maria Klawe, Harvey Mudd College, Gender and Computing||DSS|
|Feb 22, 2010||Richard Stallman, MIT, Copyright v.s. Community||Talk|
|Jan 19, 2010||Chip Elliott, GENI Project Office, BBN, GENI - Global Environment for Network Innovations||Colloquium|
|Jan 14, 2010||Claire Cardie, Cornell University, What Were They Thinking!? Finding and Extracting Opinions in the News||Colloquium|
|Nov 19, 2009||Sheila McIlraith, University of Toronto, Semantic Web Services||DSS|
|Nov 12, 2009||Christoph Koch, Cornell University, DBToaster: Compiling Queries on Update Streams to Machine Code||Colloquium|
|Oct 9, 2009||Alon Halevy, Google, Bringing (Web) Databases to the Masses||DSS|
|Oct 1, 2009||Chang Wen Chen, University at Buffalo, Mobile and Networked Video: A Challenging New Era||Colloquium|
|Sep 29, 2009||Cedric Vaudel, Aldebaran Robotics, Nao Humanoid Robot||Talk|
|Sep 25, 2009||Henry Hexmoor, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Multiagent Systems Research at Southern Illinois University||Talk|
|Sep 17, 2009||Sargur N. Srihari, University at Buffalo, Computational Forensics||Colloquium|
|Sep 3, 2009||Shriram Revankar, Adobe India Research Labs, Smart Documents: Challenges and Opportunities||Colloquium|
|Apr 16, 2009||Ian Foster, Argonne National Laboratory/University of Chicago, Services in Science||DSS|
|Feb 26, 2009||Michael Kolling, University of Kent, Developing Software Tools for Programming Education: Challenges and Opportunities||Colloquium|
|Feb 12, 2009||Vadim Kozlov, Moscow State University, The Discrete Geometrical Approach to Visual Pattern Recognition||Colloquium|
|Dec 4, 2008||Howard Mitzenmacher, Harvard University, A History of and New Directions for Power Law Research||Colloquium|
|Nov 20, 2008||Shree K. Nayar, Columbia University, Computational Cameras: Redefining the Image||DSS|
|Nov 13, 2008||John Lafferty, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Nonparametric Statistical Learning in High Dimensions||DSS|
|Nov 6, 2008||Zygmunt J. Haas, Cornell University, On Networking in the Final Frontier||Colloquium|
|Oct 30, 2008||Jiawei Han, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Exploring the Power of Links in Information Network Mining||DSS|
|Oct 16, 2008||Dimitris Metaxas, Rutgers University, Stochastic, Hybrid Deformable Modeling Methods for Segmentation, Tracking and Classification||Colloquium|
|Oct 2, 2008||Piotr Indyk, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sparse Recovery Using Sparse Random Matrices||Colloquium|
|Apr 10, 2008||Bernard Chazelle, Computer Science Department, Princeton University, Standing at the Dawn of the Algorithmic Age||DSS|
|Apr 7, 2008||J.K. Aggarwal, ECE Department, University of Texas at Austin, Recognition of Human Activities||DSS|
|Apr 3, 2008||Prabhakar Raghavan, Yahoo! Research, Web Search: Bridging Information Retrieval and Microeconomic Modeling||DSS|
|Jan 24, 2008||Kenneth Regan, Computer Science & Engineering, University at Buffalo, New Research Ideas From Computer Chess||Colloquium|
CSE students gather in the Davis Atrium to demonstrate their semesterly capstone projects and current research projects.
Meet with current students, alumni, board members and company representatives. Come network, learn about our cutting edge research and outstanding academic programs, and meet our world-class faculty.
President Tripathi stops by to welcome our Fall 2016 incoming computer science grad students!
CSE faculty win awards at the 2015 SEAS Faculty Awards ceremony. Above: Qiao, Alphonce, Rudra, Ko. Below: Xu, Ren, Upadhyaya, Koutsonikolas, Gao.
Another shot of CSE faculty award winners at the 2015 SEAS Faculty Awards ceremony. Wu, Koutsonikolas, Xu, Ren, Upadhyaya, Rudra, Ko, Alphonce, Gao.
CSE undergrads demonstrate technology from the Center for Socially Relevant Computing (CSRC) to newly-accepted students and their parents at the CSE Open House on Saturday, March 23.
CSE graduate students and their faculty advisors present research posters in the Davis Atrium on March 7, 2013.
CSE and Management students compete in the Northeast Collegiate Cyberdefense Competition (NCCC) on Saturday, January 19. UB advanced to the next round of competition, to be held at the University of Maine in March.
UB's Center of Excellence in Information Systems, Assurance, Research, and Education (CEISARE) received a $1.6 million NSF grant to train students to protect the United States from cyberattacks. »
UB hosted Davis Hall's ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 12, 2012. Pictured (l to r) are: Kamlesh Tripathi, Margaret Jacobs, Jeremy Jacobs, Barbara Davis, Jack Davis, Rajan Batta, George Maziarz, and Harvey Stenger.
Pursuing work on document verification and identification, CSE researchers use machine-learning algorithms to study handwriting variability.
CSE professor Russ Miller is one of the authors of a program that can determine the structure of molecules as large as 2,000 atoms from X-ray diffraction patterns.
CSE professor Aidong Zhang is developing intelligent content-analysis programs to automatically analyze images, replacing human coding of semantic content.
This concept scheme shows Davis Hall, CSE's new $75M headquarters, viewed from the northwest. The edge of Ketter Hall is visible on the right, just east of Davis. UB held the ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 12, 2012.
A geometric algorithm developed by CSE professor Jinhui Xu configures a set of radiation beams to destroy brain tumors in a form of computer-aided surgery.
The CSE faculty includes NSF CAREER award holders; ACM, IEEE, and AAAI fellows; and editors of noteworthy journals.
CSE faculty work with researchers in chemistry, the life sciences, the pharmaceutical sciences, media study, geography, and many other disciplines.
This concept scheme shows Davis Hall, CSE's new $75M headquarters, viewed from the northeast. Ketter and Furnas Halls can be seen on the left, just south of the new building. We broke ground in April 2009.
CEDAR, a CSE-affiliated research center, developed the systems that postal agencies around the world use to automatically sort hand-addressed mail.
CSE's MultiStore Research Group is funded by a $1 million NSF grant for the development of high-performance online data-storage systems.
CSE faculty are major participants in the new $200 million Buffalo Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics.
CSE faculty average some $4.5 million annually in research grants. Our research areas range from high-performance computing to data mining.
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See a list of current and past events.