News - July 2012 - Maseeh College of Engineering & Computer Science
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
»Ivan Sutherland, Engineering and Computer Science visiting scientist, won the Kyoto Prize for his lifetime of work in computer graphics. The prize is Japan's highest private award for global achievement and is given by the Inamori Foundation.
»Sarah Eppley and Todd Rosenstiel, Biology faculty; James Pankow, Chemistry and Engineering faculty; and students Andrea Melnychenko and Erin Shortlidge authored a study, "Sex-Specific Volatile Compounds Influence Microarthropod-Mediated Fertilization of M
»Kelly Clifton, Civil and Environmental Engineering faculty, was awarded an intergovernmental agreement from Metro in the amount of $100,000 for the project "Improving the Representation of the Pedestrian Environment in Travel Demand Models."
»Christof Teuscher, Electrical and Computer Engineering faculty, edited a special issue of the Evolutionary Intelligence journal, Vol. 5, No. 1, March 2012. The issue put Alan Turing's connectionist ideas on neural networks and learning in a modern perspec