Charles Hansen to receive 2017 IEEE Visualization Career Award

Charles Hansen to receive 2017 IEEE Visualization Career Award

Charles (Chuck) Hansen will receive the 2017 IEEE Visualization Career Award in recognition of his research contributions to large scale data visualization, including advances in parallel and volume rendering, novel interaction techniques, and techniques for exploiting hardware.  Read more...

SOC Faculty Named R&D Award Finalists

SOC Faculty Named R&D Award Finalists

PRUNERS, a software project launched jointly by the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, University of Utah, and RWTH Aachen, has been named a finalist in the 2017 “R&D 100 Awards.”  Read more...

Scholarships for video gamers? The University of Utah plugs into the world of esports

Scholarships for video gamers? The University of Utah plugs into the world of esports

There was a buzz inside Rice-Eccles Stadium last fall. What else would you expect when Utah faces BYU? There were hundreds of rowdy students, cheers for the Utes, boos for the Cougars.  Read more...

Tucker Hermans wins Best Paper Award

Tucker Hermans wins Best Paper Award

Tucker Hermans has won the ICRA Best Medical Robotics Paper Award at the ICRA 2017 conference (IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation), for the paper titled  Read more...

NOTE FROM DIRECTOR

NOTE FROM DIRECTOR

The School of Computing values bright, hard-working people of all backgrounds and origins, and we feel all of you are valuable members in our field and within our community.

Read the full message from School of Computing Director Ross Whitaker on the recent presidential executive order concerning a ban on certain foreign citizens here.