Thomas receives Fellow of ABET Award

Thomas receives Fellow of ABET Award December 3, 2018 Stan Thomas has been honored with the 2018 Fellow of ABET Award, joining a group of individuals, institutions and programs known for driving excellence in STEM higher education. The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) is a non-governmental organization that accredits post-secondary education programs in […]

Efficient Cycle Removal from a Directed Graph

  Seraphina Qi Wake Forest University Computer Science Honors Project Wednesday, December 5 2018 @ 4:00 pm Manchester Hall 024 This paper introduces a new algorithm, SCR, which efficiently removed edges from a directed graph ultimately resulting in a directed acyclic graph. Loizou’s cycle basis algorithm is the motivation for SCR. The BCHC algorithm, created and applied by the […]

Congratulations to Dr. Thomas who was recognized Friday, November 2nd as an ABET Fellow.

Congratulations to Dr. Thomas who was recognized Friday, November 2nd as an ABET Fellow. Quoting from the ABET website, they recognized “… three extraordinary ABET Fellows who are leading the next generation of students and STEM professionals into the future. Walt Buchanan, Ph.D., Mohammad (Mo) Hosni, Ph.D., and Stan Thomas, Ph.D., were each nominated by their […]

Grace Hopper Celebration Panel

Presented by WiCS and Department of Computer Science Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 4:00 pm Manchester Hall 241 Refreshments will be served at 3:30 in Manc229 During the last week of September, five of our Women in Computer Science, attended the Grace Hopper Celebration in Houston, Texas. Vera Zhang, Katherine Juarez, Sarah Kate Thomas and […]

Nybble – World’s Cutest Open Source Robotic Kitten

Nybble is a robotics kitten that changes its movement, behavior, and CAT-itude as you program it and help it grow. Built on an open source platform, Nybble has endless possibilities in the way you can “teach” tricks, make it faster, and make friends by communicating with other Nybble owners. Nybble is also the first product […]

Mathematically Modeling the Mechanics of Cell-Cell Interactions

Mathematically Modeling the Mechanics of Cell-Cell Interactions Kathleen DiNapoli PhD Candidate at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in the Biochemistry, Cellular, and Molecular Biology program and WFU Alum Friday, October 26 2018 @ 3:30 pm Manchester Hall 241 Refreshments will follow The human body is an incredibly versatile machine capable of traversing diverse terrain, surviving nearly […]

Heterogeneous Data Analysis Opportunities and Challenges for Clinical Research

Dr. Umit Topaloglu Associate Professor of Cancer Biology & Biostatistics Wake Forest School of Medicine Monday, October 22, 2018 @ 4:00 pm Manchester Hall 241 Refreshments will be served at 3:30 in Man.229 As new Precision Medicine approaches are trying to comprehend the link between genes and the phenotypes, computational method already play substantial roles […]

How Do You Run an Experiment on 100 Million People?

Tommy Guy Principal Data Scientist at Microsoft for the Analysis and Experimentation Team. Tuesday, October 9, 2018 @ 4:00 pm Manchester Hall 241 Refreshments will be served at 3:30 Microsoft runs thousands of experiments on hundreds of millions of users every month. In this session, I will introduce the theory and practice of large-scale experimentation. […]