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Recap: 2019 ACM Southeast USA Regional Programming Contest

On Saturday, November 9th, FIU was one of the four sites of the Southeast regional (SER) International Collegiate Programming Competition (ICPC). Twenty-one of the 122 teams that competed yesterday from across the southeast region (Florida, Georgia, S. Carolina, Alabama) came
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SCIS Student Sunanda Guha Attended Workshops at 6th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Buildings, Cities, and Transportation (BuildSys 2019)

Sunanda Guha, 1st year PhD student has attended ACM BuildSys 2019 on 10th November, 2019 at Columbia University along with her PhD advisor Dr. M. Hadi Amini at Columbia University, New York.  She is a member of Sustainability, Optimization, and Learning for InterDependent
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) Embedded Information Assurance (IA) Recap

The industry, government and scientific research workshop titled, Artificial Intelligence (AI) Embedded Information Assurance (IA) Workshop, with the theme “The Nexus of IA & AI” took place at the School of Computing and Information Sciences at Florida International University on
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Senior design experience leads grad to be named ‘rockstar’ engineer

Rachelle Tobkes graduated from FIU in 2016 and through Senior Design, she was hired to work for Citrix, a multinational software company providing workspace and cloud computing technologies. She was voted Citrix’s 2019 Rockstar Engineer for her innovation, deliverables, and
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Research Day Overview

The First Annual SCIS Research Day takes place on October 25, 2019. The event features a guest keynote, six research presentations from our faculty members, and 45 research posters from our Ph.D. students. In addition, the students each give a
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Recap: Grace Hopper 2019

I believe young women in SCIS need the opportunity to learn about the wide range of careers and research available to them so that they can feel empowered to make a positive difference in the world.  Maria “Cristy” Charters, SCIS
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Workshop, Artificial Intelligence (AI) Embedded Information Assurance (IA), “The Nexus of IA & AI”

The workshop titled, Artificial Intelligence (AI) Embedded Information Assurance (IA) Workshop, with the theme “The Nexus of IA & AI” seeks to identify and propose scientific research to resolve issues involving key security questions in building and relying on the Internet of
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SCIS Research Day

The First Annual SCIS Research Day is here. We cordially invite you to join us for the whole-day event to celebrate our research at SCIS. The event will consist of 41 student poster presentations, a guest presentation, and 6 faculty research talks, in addition
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Dr. Mark A. Finlayson wins Faculty Award for Excellence in Research and Creative Activities

Recently, Dr. Mark A. Finlayson won the Faculty Award for Excellence in Research and Creative Activities. This award recognizes excellence in scholarly achievement or artistic/literary accomplishment. Six awards will be given, each award carries a $5,000 stipend.  Read more about
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Rahul Mittal, FIU Homecoming Prince

When I started at Florida International University in Fall 2017, moving from India, I didn’t even know what Homecoming was. I learned that Homecoming celebrated the spirit of FIU by inviting alumni and organizing various festivities throughout the week for
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A reimagined internet may be closer than you think

It’s hard to imagine a world without the internet. But with the rise of machine learning and the Internet of Things (IoT), today’s internet faces serious challenges. Through a $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), a collaborative project
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NBC 6 visited the Robotics and Fabrication Lab at FIU

National Science Foundation has awarded $1M to FIU to jump-start its Robotics Academy. The awarded team will develop some innovative training tools and educational resources for Architecture, Engineering and Construction industries through next-generation technology and training. Our goal is to
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