IEEE Circuits & Systems Magazine: A Conversation with Professor Jason Cong

In a recent conversation with the IEEE Circuits and Systems Magazine, Professor Jason Cong, the Volgenau Chair for Engineering Excellence at UCLA's Computer Science Department, offered insights into...
Two UCLA Computer Science Professors Named to Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Two UCLA Computer Science Professors Named to Forbes 30 Under 30 List

UCLA computer scientists Aditya Grover and Saadia Gabriel have been named to Forbes’ 2024 30 under 30 list in the science category. Grover, an assistant professor who joined the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering in 2021, was selected by Forbes for his pioneer work in...

PhD Student Pan Lu Wins 2023 Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship

PhD Student Pan Lu Wins 2023 Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship

Pan Lu, a PhD student in the Computer Science department at UCLA, has been awarded the 2023 Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship (QIF), along with his team member Jiacheng (Gary) Liu, a PhD student in the School of Computer Science & Engineering at UW. The winning teams...

Professor Amit Sahai Wins Test of Time Award at FOCS

Professor Amit Sahai Wins Test of Time Award at FOCS

Foundations of Computer Science (FOCS) 2023, one of the top conferences in theoretical computer science along with the Symposium on Theory of Computing (STOC), has selected Professor Amit Sahai’s work on indistinguishability obfuscation to receive a Test of Time...

UCLA Student Harold Li won 2023 Google Ph.D. Fellowship

UCLA Student Harold Li won 2023 Google Ph.D. Fellowship

UCLA Ph.D. student Harold Li in the Computer Science department received the 2023 Google Ph.D. Fellowship for his work in Natural Language Processing. The Google Ph.D. Fellowship program was created to recognize outstanding graduate students doing exceptional and...

Professor Nanyun (Violet) Peng Wins 2023 Okawa Research Grant

Professor Nanyun (Violet) Peng Wins 2023 Okawa Research Grant

Congratulations to assistant professor Nanyun (Violet) Peng who just received the 2023 Okawa Research Grant. Professor Peng is among the seven recipients from UC Berkeley, Stanford, UC Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Caltech, and Carnegie Mellon. The...