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.
Anshumali Shrivastava, assistant professor of computer science (CS) at Rice University, has been awarded a $450,000, three-year grant from the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research’s Young Investigator Research Program (YIP).
Students from computer science and electrical engineering make up the largest cohort Rice has had in KPCB's prestigious program.
Edi Danalache said Rice's eSports Club gave him leadership skills and is helping to build community.
Five teams from Rice competed in a field of 73 teams in the competition held annually by the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) International Collegiate Programming Contest. Taking first place was UT Orange, from the University of Texas at Austin.
Rice University has undertaken a university-wide initiative to increase the quantity and quality of data-driven knowledge and discovery. The Data Science Initiative, funded at roughly $45 million, is part of the university’s recently announced $150 million investment in research excellence.
Voting systems must be accurate, usable, accessible and secure to be successful, according to a new paper from a voting behavior expert at Rice University.