08/29/2007 -2007 Major Department Awards and Recognition
AUSTIN, Texas - August 29, 2007
UTCS is pleased to note a number of recent, significant awards and honors. The department is deeply honored by the peer and public recognition of our work.Read more
02/03/2007 -AUSTIN, Texas - February 13, 2007
UTCS faculty, Dr. J Moore and Dr. Simon Lam, have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). The NAE mission is to promote the technological welfare of the nation by marshaling the knowledge and insights of eminent members of the engineering profession.Read more
09/26/2005 -UTCS hosted the annual Visions Lectures, the latest in a series of lectures by CS faculty who have been recognized by their community for notable achievements in research, teaching, or service. Honorees and speakers were Dr. Alan Cline, who has been accepted into the Academy of Distinguished Teachers at UT Austin and Dr. Simon Lam, winner of the 2004 Software System Award from the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).Read more
03/10/2005 -Secure Network Programming, a system designed and implemented in 1993 by Professor Simon Lam and three former graduate students in the UTCS Networking Research Lab, won the 2004 Software System Award, given annually by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
The 2004 ACM Software System Award recipients consist of Professor Lam and the following UTCS alumni:Read more
07/30/2004 -James C. Browne won the University Co-op Career Research Excellence Award for maintaining a superior research program in such fields as performance measurement and analysis, operating systems, and software engineering.
Inderjit Dhillon, Arindam Banerjee (ECE), Srujana Merugu (ECE), and Joydeep Ghosh (ECE) received the Best Algorithms Paper for the SIAM International Conference on Data Mining for for their paper entitled "Clustering with Bregman Divergences"Read more
05/18/2004 -Professor Simon Lam receives the 2004 ACM SIGCOMM Award
The annual ACM SIGCOMM Award recognizes lifetime contribution to the field of communication networks. Professor Lam will accept the award at the 2004 ACM SIGCOMM conference in Portland, Oregon, on August 31, 2004. As the 2004 award recipient, he will deliver the conference's keynote address.Read more
05/07/2004 -Friday, May 7, 2004
Lectures: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Avaya Auditorium, ACES 2.302Reception: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Faculty Lounge, ACES 6.102
The Department of Computer Sciences presents the Visions of Computer Sciences Research Lectures featuring Dr. Jim Browne and Dr. Simon Lam. The Visions Lectures honor both professors for recent awards.
Dr. Jim Browne won the University Cooperative Society's Career Research Excellence Award, given to honorees who have maintained an excellent program over many years.Read more