Of 200 applicants, Pai was one of sixteen to receive this $3K scholarship to increase STEM diversity. Selection was based on academic achievement and an essay on an inspiring female leader. Pai’s subject: Ansaf Salleb-Aouissi.
Sharon Chen has already built two successful websites: ClickPA to help teenagers in Palo Alto more easily find local events and activities, and Wordcradle to motivate writers to set and meet target goals.
A former student (PhD’11) of Henning Schulzrinne, Baset is now CTO Security for IBM Blockchain Solutions, where he helps develop security practices focused on concerns unique to blockchain.
Augmented reality headsets made by Meta overlay 3D holograms on real world so people can do tasks—send emails, write code—from virtual screens. Meta’s founder is Meron Gribetz, a former student of Steven Feiner.
A Columbia computer science master’s student has qualified to compete in the Cambridge 2 Cambridge (C2C) Cybersecurity Challenge to be … Continue reading Columbia student to compete in C2C Cybersecurity Competition
Kai-Fu Lee (BS’83) cofounded Sinovation Ventures and was formerly President of Google China; he gave SEAS’ 2017 commencement speech. Jingren Zhou (PhD’04, advisor Ken Ross) is Chief Scientist and Vice President of Alibaba Cloud, Alibaba.
Two Columbia Engineering PhD students, João P. Cerqueira (Electrical Engineering) and Thomas J. Repetti (Computer Science), have been named recipients … Continue reading João P. Cerqueira and Thomas J. Repetti earn Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship
The Jonathan Gross Prize is being awarded this year for the first time to honor students who graduate at the … Continue reading Jonathan Gross Prize recognizes top CS graduates
A former student of Steven Feiner, Wilcox is now assistant professor in the School of Interactive Computing at Georgia Tech.
Zweben will speak at SEAS Class Day on May 15, when he will also be awarded the Illig Medal, the highest honor awarded an engineering undergraduate.
For work in Bayesian deep learning, Dustin Tran has been awarded a Google PhD Fellowship in Machine Learning. This two-year … Continue reading Dustin Tran selected for Google PhD Fellowship
Two Columbia computer science undergrads, Millie Yang and Spencer Yen, have been selected to participate in the Kleiner Perkins Caufield … Continue reading Undergrads Millie Yang and Spencer Yen earn engineering fellowships from KPCB
His startup Parsegon also has an education focus, explains Pregasen in this Q&A by The Columbia Lion, helping students learn the language of math while enabling interactive math in the classroom and online.
Beginning this spring, five graduating computer science students—one senior from each of the four undergraduate schools and one student from … Continue reading Computer Science Department establishes Jonathan Gross Prizes to recognize top CS graduates