Working with colleagues in academia and industry, Steven Nowick and his group have conducted the first direct experimental comparison between an asynchronous … Continue reading In direct comparison, an asynchronous network-on-chip design outperforms a leading-edge commercial synchronous chip
One of 54 new fellows recognized for their transformative roles in advancing technology in the digital age, Chang was cited for “contributions to large-scale multimedia content recognition and multimedia information retrieval.”
New paper by Thomas Effland, Anna Lawson, Luis Gravano, Daniel Hsu, and NYC Health Department epidemiologists describes enhancements to system that reads NYC restaurant Yelp reviews and has identified 10 food poisoning outbreaks since 2012.
The article, in this month’s Communications of the ACM, makes several recommendations, including written career goals, access to workshops and events, and dedicated institutional support to instill a sense of belonging. (Article requires login.)
How do you search for documents, both text and speech, in a language you don’t speak or understand? Right now, … Continue reading Searching for documents when you don’t know the language: Kathy McKeown to lead effort with $14M IARPA grant
Student & Alumni News
Akinola was selected for his work on human-in-the-loop robot learning, and is one of ten students to receive the two-year fellowship, which covers tuition for two academic years and provides a stipend and travel allowance.
Nilforoshan was selected for his research with Eugene Wu on NLP techniques to generate automated writing feedback, and for his work with Jure Leskovec (Stanford) on the relationship between the food people eat and their environment.
Using skills learned in class, SIPA students set up early-stage startups—BTM Solutions, Cybersecurity Chatbot, Saloo—to build AI and chatbot services. All students were enrolled in the Collaboratory-funded Computing in Context – Policy.
AI talent is expensive, scarce, and hard to retain, making it tough for startups and small companies to compete with … Continue reading NYC company, with an assist from Columbia online teaching, is training AI talent in places few other companies think to look
Dingzeyu Li was one of eight PhD students selected to the Doctoral Symposium organized by the User Interface and Software … Continue reading Dingzeyu Li, lead author of best paper at UIST, selected to UIST Doctoral Symposium