EECS Professor Suzanne Shontz has been elected Secretary of the SIAM Activity Group on Computational Science and Engineering for January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2018. SIAM is the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics and is a professional society that focuses on research in applied mathe
Hardware accelerators and coprocessors are attracting a great deal of interest, but the effort required to program heterogeneous systems has limited their impact.
IEEE bestows IEEE Life membership on its members as proof of their strong sustained commitment to the profession. In January 2017, EECS Professors Gary Minden and Glenn Prescott will become Life Members of IEEE. They have each made long term contributions to the profession.
The first three students were chosen to participate in Jayhawk Scholarship for Service CyberCorp program for its inaugural class of 2016-2017.
Recent EECS Ph.D. graduate Dr. Cenk Sahin has received a prestigious National Research Council (NRC) Associateship. This fellowship award will support his work at the Sensors Directorate of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) located on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio.
After being included on the shortlist of outstanding papers considered for the Best Paper Award, the paper by EECS graduate students Prathap Kumar Valsan and Farzad Farshchi, along with Professor Heechul Yun, was designated as the Best Paper at IEEE’s 2016 International Conference on Real-Time an
EECS Professor Jerzy Grzymala-Busse named one of the inaugural Fellows of the International Rough Set Society (IRSS)
In 2015 Professor Jerzy Grzymala-Busse named one of seventeen inaugural Fellows of the IRSS. The International Rough Set Society (IRSS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to scholarship in rough sets introduced during the early 1980s by Zdzislaw Pawlak.
EECS Assistant Professor Yang Yi Receives Support from the Air Force Research Lab to Develop New Neuromorphic Computing Capabilities
Dr. Yang Yi, Assistant Professor in EECS, receives support from the Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) to develop new neuromorphic computing capabilities.
A new $4.7 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation will enable the University of Kansas School of Engineering to educate cyberdefense experts dedicated to public service, making America stronger in an era of rising cyberattacks.