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2017 SCIS Annual Awards Banquet

This year FIU’s School of Computing and Information Sciences was filled with a lot of achievements from students, faculty, and staff. The Awards Committee have carefully selected a few faculty, students and staff for this year awards. Please visit the 2017
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FIU Students Working to Build Smart Cities with SOP Technologies

  FIU Seniors worked on building a web app to help cities track and analyze data captured by wireless sensors. SOP Technologies’ Smart Stormwater system is an Internet of Things (IoT) solution that uses sensors and web interfaces to prevent
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UPE Membership Application

Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) is excited to announce the Membership Applications for Fall 2017 are now open! In order to apply, please visit go.fiu.edu/upemember. UPE is the largest tech student organization in our school, consisting of over two hundred members and
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NBC 6 Discusses Dangers of Facebook quizzes with FIU SCIS Ph.D. students

Although fun and interesting, quizzes on Facebook have the potential of releasing your personal information to companies.   FIU SCIS PhD students Sajedul Talukder, Mozhgan Azimpourkivi, and Georges Kamhouaalong along with CaSPR Labs showed NBC 6 News exactly what happens when
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CEC Fall 2017 Commencement Ceremony

Every semester the College of Engineering and Computing organizes a special ceremony called the Induction to the Profession Ceremony to recognize its graduating students and induct them into the Order of the Engineer, the Order of the Constructor or the Order of the Computing Profession, depending on major.
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Dr. Iyengar was Awarded the Most Distinguished Ramamoorthy Award

Dr. Iyengar was awarded the most distinguished Ramamoorthy Award at the Society for Design and Process Science (SDPS 2017) Conference. “For important contributions to fundamental research in software engineering, computation on sensor networks and architecture”

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SCIS Ph.D. student Mozhgan Azimpourkivi, custom two-factor authentication (2FA) system

SCIS Ph.D. student Mozhgan Azimpourkivi co-advised by Dr. Umut Tokara, Bloomberg LP and SCIS Associate Professor, Dr.Bogdan Carbunar have created a custom two-factor authentication (2FA) system called Pixie that relies on users taking a photo of a personal object. The act
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Dr. S.S. Iyengar speaks at NPC 2017 on Deep Learning and AI based software for various applications.

On Thursday November 2nd, Dr. S.S. Iyengar will be a keynote speaker at Nasscom Product Conclave 2017, where he will speak on topics of Deep Learning and AI based software for various applications. The NPC is a conference innovating India’s
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SCIS at the 2017 Grace Hopper Conference

FIU SCIS invited 25 young ladies in IT and CS to attend the 2017 Grace Hopper Conference in Orlando, Florida. The girls attended all 3 days of the conference, starting each day with the keynote speeches by some of the
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Dr. Monique Ross receives NSF Grant

PI – Monique Ross, Co-PIs – Peter Clarke, Geoff Potvin Understanding the Implications of Online Learning and Engagement Strategies with Elements of Competition on Women Students’ Engagement and Fit with Computer Science The underrepresentation of women in computer science has
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Faculty Positions Ad

Open Faculty & Instructor Positions

FIU’s School of Computing and Information Sciences (SCIS) is a rapidly growing program of excellence at Florida International University (FIU). The School has 29 tenure-track faculty members and over 2,000 students, including over 90 Ph.D. students. The School is engaged
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Science without Borders Summer Program

Science without Borders Summer Program 2017

Dr. S. S. Iyengar, Jerry Miller and Ph.D. student Thejas Gubbi Sadashiva, a former Assistant Professor at Siddaganga Institute of Technology (SIT), brought five outstanding final year undergraduate students from the Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering at SIT to
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