UCLA Samueli Welcomes Bolei Zhou as Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Bolei Zhou will join the Computer Science Department at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering in early January as an assistant professor, bringing with him his expertise in computer vision and...
Student Aishwarya Sivaraman Received the 2021 Google Ph.D. Fellowship.

Student Aishwarya Sivaraman Received the 2021 Google Ph.D. Fellowship.

Ph.D. student Aishwarya Sivaraman received a 2021 Google Ph.D. Fellowship. The Google Ph.D. Fellowship program was created to recognize outstanding graduate students doing exceptional and innovative research in areas relevant to computer science and related fields....

UCLA CS Alumna and Tech Nonprofit Founder Selected 2021 TED Fellow

UCLA CS Alumna and Tech Nonprofit Founder Selected 2021 TED Fellow

UCLA computer science alumna Nithya Ramanathan, Ph.D. ’08 has been selected as a 2021 TED Fellow for her leadership in using data and technology to improve the health of people around the world. Ramanathan is one of only 20 new fellows representing 14 countries across...

Eleven UCLA CS Ph.D. students and Postdocs Receive Faculty Offers

Eleven UCLA CS Ph.D. students and Postdocs Receive Faculty Offers

At the end of the 2020-2021 school year, the UCLA Computer Science Department celebrates another year of research excellence and achievements by featuring eleven Ph.D. graduates and Postdoctoral Researchers who are about to begin a new journey of their lives as...

CS Alumni Edmond Mesrobian named SeattleCIO 2021 CIO of the Year

CS Alumni Edmond Mesrobian named SeattleCIO 2021 CIO of the Year

SeattleCIO announced the winners of its 2021 CIO of the Year® ORBIE® Awards. SeattleCIO recognized chief information officers in seven key categories – Leadership, Global, Healthcare, Large Enterprise, Enterprise, Large Corporate, & Corporate. The SeattleCIO ORBIE...

UCLA Computer Scientist Named Simons Investigator

UCLA Computer Scientist Named Simons Investigator

Amit Sahai, UCLA’s Symantec Professor of Computer Science, has been named a 2021 Simons Investigator, one of the most prestigious recognitions for faculty members in the prime of their research careers. The Simons Foundation announced Monday its 16 new investigators...