Department Graduation Reception

Posted on: April 29, 2016

The Computer Science Department   Cordially invites you and your guests to our   Graduation Reception Sunday, May 15th at 4:15 p.m. 229 Manchester Hall     We look forward to meeting your family and friends, and wishing you well in your future endeavors. Please r.s.v.p. via e-mail to Mrs. Joan Habib, habibjm@wfu.edu by May […]

Thesis Defense: Scott Seal

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Thesis Defense: Scott Seal Friday, April 29, 2016 at 2:00pm in Manchester 017 Optimizing Web Application Fuzzing With Genetic Algorithms And Language Theory Abstract: The widespread availability and use of computing and internet resources require software developers to implement secure development standards and rigorous testing to prevent vulnerabilities. Due to human fallibility, programming errors and […]

Thesis Defense: Caroline Odell

Posted on: April 27, 2016

Thesis Defense: Caroline Odell Thursday, April 27, 2016 at 2:00pm in Manchester 017 Using Genetic Algorithms To Detect Security Related Software Parameter Chains Abstract: Configurations govern the operation of computer systems and their applications. Configurations consist of parameters, each of which has settings that control all of the various aspects of a system or application […]

Thesis Defense: Udita Patel

Posted on: April 27, 2016

Thesis Defense: Udita Patel Thursday, April 27, 2016 at 9:00am in Manchester 017 Performance Analysis of Parallel Support Vector Machines on a MapReduce Architecture Abstract: The quantity of electronic data has grown exponentially with the rapid development of the World Wide Web, the Internet of Things, and other digital technologies. As a result, data mining […]

Thesis Defense: Saurabh Morchale

Posted on: April 25, 2016

Thesis Defense: Saurabh Morchale Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 3:30pm in Manchester 017 Deep Convolutional Neural Networks for Classification of Fused Hyperspectral and LiDAR Data Abstract: Convolutional neural networks (CNN) have demonstrated excellent performance on various tasks concerning image classification, object and speech recognition, natural language processing (NLP), and are increasingly gaining popularity with geospatial classification. Hyperspectral […]

Thesis Defense: Rongzhong Li

Posted on: April 22, 2016

A True Random Number Generator Algorithm Using Digital Camera Image Noises Under Varying Lighting Conditions Dr. Rongzhong Li Date, Time, and Location: Monday, April 25, 2016 at 3pm in Manchester 017 Abstract:  We present a True Random Number Generator (TRNG) using the images taken by web or mobile phone cameras.We investigated the physical and statistical […]

A Call to Collaborate: Imaging optically cleared whole tissues with unprecedented resolution of macroscale architecture, cellular anatomy and extracellular matrices

Posted on: April 14, 2016

Computer Science Presentation A Call to Collaborate: Imaging optically cleared whole tissues with unprecedented resolution of macroscale architecture, cellular anatomy and extracellular matrices. Abstract: In this presentation, we aim to first present an overview of our present work in bladder and muscle regeneration to the computer science, biology, biophysics community at WFU.  Then, we will […]

Student Programs at the Supercomputing Conference

Posted on: March 31, 2016

Computer Science Presentation CHRISTINE HARVEY Senior Simulation & Modeling Engineer The MITRE Corporation Student Programs at the Supercomputing Conference The mission of our Students@SC is to build a strong and diverse student community in high performance computing for undergraduate and graduate students. The Supercomputing Conference features a Student Cluster Competition, a Student Volunteers Program, the […]

The Art of Start and the Science of Triumph

Posted on: March 9, 2016

The Art of Start and the Science of Triumph Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 4pm Salman Azhar, Duke ———————– Salman Azhar is a serial entrepreneur and an investor who has chosen to dedicate his time to giving back by encouraging the future generation of young people to put their ideas into action. He will talk […]

CS Colloquium, February 1

Posted on: January 20, 2016

Monday, February 1, 2016 11am-Noon Manchester Hall 017 Dr. Derek Bruff Director of the Vanderbilt University Center For Teaching Lecturer in the Vanderbilt Department of Mathematics How can we make the most of the relatively limited time we have with our students during class? Educational research is clear: engaging students in active learning in the […]