Our dear friend and colleague, John C. Knight passed away Thursday, February 23, 2017 after a courageous battle with hypersensitivity pneumonitis. We will celebrate his life and work this Tuesday, Feb. 28th at 4:00 in MEC 205. He joined our department in 1981 after seven years at NASA Langley, and has been a passionate champion…
Prof. Haiying Shen gave a talk at Google this past week entitled: “Optimizing Virtual Resource Management in Cloud Systems” ABSTRACT Cloud service providers maximize energy efficiency by operating the equipment in their data centers at high levels of utilization. But these providers must also satisfy Service Level Objectives (SLOs) for their tenants, which complicates resource…
John Stankovic and Abdeltawab Hendawi won the 2nd runner-up, Best Vision Paper Award at the 24th ACM SIGSPATIAL Intehendawi-300x301rnational Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL 2016) for their paper entitled “A Vision for Micro and Macro Location Aware Services.”
Congratulations to Ankur Sarker and Haiying Shen, whose paper on “Towards Green Transportation: Fast Vehicle Velocity Optimization for Fuel Efficiency,” won the best paper award at CloudCom! (CloudCom = the IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science).
https://mightbeevil.org/ Secure Computation We are developing techniques and tools to enable useful computation to be done while preserving data privacy.
Evading Machine Learning-based Malware Classifiers EvadeML is an evolutionary framework based on genetic programming for automatically finding variants that evade detection by machine learning-based malware classifiers. https://evademl.org/
Professor Vicente Ordóñez collaborates on Artificial Intelligence project READ full article
Jack Stankovic is the General Chair for the IEEE Wireless Health 2016 Conference to be held on Oct. 25-27, 2016, at NIH in Bethesda, Md.