UCLA CS Joins Leap Alliance to Promote Diversity

The UCLA Computer Science Department has joined the Diversifying LEAdership in the Professoriate (LEAP) Alliance, whose goal is to increase the diversity of faculty in computing at research...
Professor Jens Palsberg Received ACM SIGPLAN Distinguished Paper Award

Professor Jens Palsberg Received ACM SIGPLAN Distinguished Paper Award

Professor Jens Palsberg and co-author Nengkun Yu from the University of Technology Sydney have received an ACM SIGPLAN Distinguished Paper Award for their PLDI'21 paper on "Quantum Abstract Interpretation".   This paper proposes an abstraction-interpretation technique...

Ph.D. Student Zhe Zeng won the NEC Student Research Fellowship

Ph.D. Student Zhe Zeng won the NEC Student Research Fellowship

Third-year Ph.D. student Zhe Zeng was awarded the NEC Student Research Fellowship grant. The NEC Student Research Fellowship Program provides grants for Ph.D. and postdoctoral research in information and communication technology. Each awardee is assigned a senior...

Professor Yizhou Sun awarded the 2020 Amazon Research Award

Professor Yizhou Sun awarded the 2020 Amazon Research Award

Professor Yizhou Sun has been awarded the 2020 Amazon Research Award for her research on Accelerating Graph Neural Network Training. The Amazon Research Awards helps fund outstanding, innovative research proposals across machine learning, robotics, operations...