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Distinguished Speaker on February 2

The UNT Department of Computer Science and Engineering welcomes Dr. Nuwan Jayasena as our Distinguished Speaker on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 11:30 am in NTDP F285. Dr. Jayasena’s presentation will be Managing Locality in Advanced Memory Systems. Dr. Jayasena is a principal member of the technical staff at Advanced Micro Devices. His research interests include memory systems, heterogeneous computing, processor microarchitecture, and emerging technologies and applications. Dr. Krishna Kavi, CSE Professor and Director of Net-Centric IUCRC, is hosting Dr. Jayasena’s presentation. Everyone is invited to attend.

HiLT Lab hosts NACLO 2018

The HiLT Lab hosted NACLO, the North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad, for 45 high school students from the DFW region on January 25, 2018. Thanks to (L-R) Namratha Urs, Natalie Parde, Dr. Rodney Nielsen, Nishitha Guntakandla and George Mihaila for running the contest. Companionbots Gracie and Bobby greeted the students. CSE Staff Member Genene Murphy helped to organize the competition.
NACLO is an educational competition in Computational Linguistics, the science of designing computer algorithms to solve linguistic problems. More information about NACLO is available at this HiLT page: http://hilt.cse.unt.edu/naclo.html

CSE featured on “The Hosting Blog”

The UNT Department of Computer Science and Engineering was featured on HostingAdvice.com in a blog post by Sean Garrity on January 24, 2018.

Welcome to Spring 2018

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering welcomes students and faculty to Spring 2018! Last week Dr. Robert Akl, Associate Chair for Graduate Studies, held this Graduate Student Orientation to welcome our new graduate students. Today is the first day of classes and we welcome everyone else to our CSE Department this semester.  Please check this website and the student email newsletters for information on our planned activities this semester. Good luck with all of your classes!

Congratulations to our Fall 2017 Graduates

Congratulations to our Fall 2017 Graduates from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering
For a full list of Fall 2017 graduates, visit this page.

CSE Security Program recertified at NICE 2017

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering was recently designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education at the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE Conference & Expo 2017) held November 7-8, 2017 in Dayton, OH. The redesignation is good through Academic Year 2022. This is the fourth renewal of UNT, which is one of the few schools continuing in the Centers for Excellence since inception.
Dr. Ram Dantu is the Director of the UNT Center for Information and Cybersecurity (CICS). Requirements for our CSE Undergraduate Cybersecurity Certificate may be found here.

(L-R) Dr. Leonard T. Reinsfelder, National Cryptologic School, National Security Agency; Dr. Barrett Bryant, Dr. Ram Dantu, Dr. Mark Thompson, CSE PhD student Logan Widick, and Mr. Daniel R. Stein, Branch Chief, Cybersecurity Education and Awareness, Department of Homeland Security.