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Daniel Ritchie Wins An NSF CAREER Award For Learning Neurosymbolic 3D Models

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"High-quality virtual 3D objects," says Professor Daniel Ritchie of Brown CS, "are a critical resource for many academic disciplines, as well as for industries such as CAD and furniture and ...

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Jeff Huang Has Been Promoted To Associate Professor With Tenure

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Brown CS is happy to announce that Jeff Huang has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure (pending the approval of Brown's Corporation), effective as of July 1, 2020.

Jeff came to Brown in 2013 after ...

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Areyan, Greenwald Take Second Place In The International Automated Negotiation Agents Competition's Supply Chain Management League

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The International Automated Negotiation Agents Competition (ANAC) is now in its tenth year of bringing together researchers from the negotiation community and spawning novel research in the field of autonomous agent design. Most recently, it ...

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Brown CS Alum Feng-Hao Liu Wins An NSF CAREER Award

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Brown CS alum Feng-Hao Liu, now assistant professor at the College of Engineering and Computer Science at Florida Atlantic University, has just received an NSF CAREER Award, titled “CAREER: Towards Efficient Cryptography for Next ...

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New Research May Help Bring About Significant Blockchain Speedups

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Looking back on the past few years, it’s difficult to remember a month or even a week when blockchains weren’t making news. But in the wake of various cryptocurrency crashes, have we ...

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Brown CS Undergraduate Nishanth Kumar's Student Abstract Has Been Accepted At AAAI-20

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AAAI-20 is the thirty-fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, one of the world's most prominent international conferences on the subject. Held this year in New York from February 7-12, AAAI ...

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Brown CS Undergraduates Dai And Bermudez-Silverman Present Their Work At The Inaugural AAAI Undergraduate Consortium

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AAAI-20 is the thirty-fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, one of the world's most prominent international conferences on the subject. Held this year in New York from February 7-12, AAAI promotes theoretical and applied AI research as well as ...

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New Research From Daniel Ritchie Aims For Easy, Data-Driven, Convincing Indoor Scenes

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Not only do we spend most of our lives indoors, says Brown CS Professor Daniel Ritchie, we spend a sizable percentage of our time virtually indoors, exploring computer-generated interiors. Some uses for these spaces ...

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Bayazit, Galgana, Kumar, And Safranchik Win CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Honorable Mentions

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The Computing Research Association (CRA) is a coalition of more than 200 organizations with the mission of enhancing innovation by joining with industry, government, and academia to strengthen research ...

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Brown CS Addresses Growth And Student Support, Constraints And Challenges In A BDH Op-Ed

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Over the past few years, The Brown Daily Herald has published several articles and op-eds about growing enrollment in computer science, including suggestions on how to address the resulting challenges that students face. This morning, Professor ...