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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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“But I don’t know how to code..”

What does a business major at a Hackathon Organizer Convention have in common with chicken and waffles? At first, it seems odd, but once you give it a try, it might pleasantly surprise you. Someone stop me while we still
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FIU place top 3 at HackGT New Heights

Team: Angelo Saraceno Maria-Jose Ramos Krista Shuckerow Diana Marsala (UPenn Student) Presenting Cafecito, a transpiler that takes in non-English Java vocabulary and compiles it down to English standard Java. We have a lexicographer within the language tools to take in
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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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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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Accelerate your career with a Masters Degree in Data Science

Data Science has become a hot career option for the past few years and is trending to grow in demand and salary for years to come. The data-driven marketplace has been growing its demand for people capable of generating insights and
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Dr. Ross, SCIS Faculty, Encourages young Minority Males to pursue STEM through Verizon summer program

The Verizon Innovative Learning program is a popular summer program designed to encourage minority males in middle school to pursue studies in STEM disciplines operated this summer at two historically Black universities—Tennessee State University and Dillard University—and two Hispanic Serving
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SCIS Students wins The BlueHack hack-a-thon held by IBM

The BlueHack, which was held from July 19-21, was the first virtual hack-a-thon held by IBM, where a total of 77 teams from 20 different IBM sites around the US competed in 4 different categories. Shonda and Shalisha Witherspoon were
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New B.A. in Computer Science

The B.A in Computer Science (CS) is intended for students targeting a career in the field of computing. The program provides strong skills in Computer Science combined with their choice of another degree programs such as Digital Media, Business, Economics and
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