The Distinguished Service Professor in Computational Engineering was honored for transforming Communications of the ACM, the monthly journal of the Association for Computing Machinery.
Rice University's Data Science Initiative, funded at roughly $45 million, is part of the university’s recently announced $150 million investment in research excellence.
Rice engineering hosted about 70 middle schoolers for an exclusive showing of "Hidden Figures," a movie about three female African Americans who worked for NASA on the early space program.
Rice University computer scientist Lydia Kavraki has received one of the most prestigious honors in her field, the Association for Computing Machinery's (ACM) Athena Lecturer Award.
Rice University computer scientists are mapping a new solution for interior navigational location detection by linking it to existing sensors in mobile devices.
Mayline Zhong has won a coveted KPCB fellowship and will spend the summer in a Silicon Valley startup called Stripe.