Illya V. Hicks, professor of computational and applied mathematics, named a 2018 honoree for Black History Month by the website Mathematically Gifted and Black.
Thanks to the Houston Solutions Lab, Smith and colleagues in CAAM are helping the city’s police department determine which existing police buildings should be renovated to temporarily house arrested people. From these facilities, small groups of prisoners can be efficiently transported downtown.
Anshumali Shrivastava, assistant professor of computer science at Rice University, with Rich Baraniuk, the Victor E. Cameron Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice, has won the Amazon Research Award in machine learning for the year 2017.
Brandi Ransom is one of two Rice students to receive the inaugural award.http://kh.stanford.edu/scholars
Rice University scientists simplify process to make polymers with light-triggered nanoparticles.
American Meteorological Society gives graduate student Outstanding Student Paper Award at its the 20th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry.