Kids Connect with Robot Reading Partners

CS professor Bilge Mutlu and grad student Joseph Michaelis believe companion robots will soon be a fixture in homes, and they wondered if those robots could serve as social learning companions for kids. They designed a …

Suman Banerjee named Distinguished Member of ACM

UW CS Professor Suman Banerjee was recognized by the Association for Computing Machinery for his Outstanding Scientific Contribution to Computing. Read the press release here: 2018 ACM DISTINGUISHED MEMBERS RECOGNIZED FOR SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS THAT HAVE …

UW-Madison CS team wins CodRep!

A team consisting of Jordan Henkel (CS graduate student), Shuvendu Lahiri (from Microsoft Research), Ben Liblit, and Tom Reps (both CS faculty) has just won CodRep. CodRep is an international competition on machine learning on …

Arpaci-Dusseaus win 2018 ACM SIGOPS Mark Weiser Award

Professors Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau and Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau from the UW-Madison Computer Sciences Department won the 2018 Mark Weiser Award for “outstanding leadership, innovation, and impact in storage and computer systems research.” They are the first professors …

Report: UW should expand computing efforts

October 2, 2018 By John Lucas The University of Wisconsin–Madison should create a new school to house expanded efforts in computing and data analysis to help students and Wisconsin workers take advantage of a field that is …