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KGS, Jacobs, Collaborate on Sinkhole Machine-Learning Research

March 11, 2019

Nathan Jacobs, associate professor of computer science, collaborated with the Kentucky Geological Survey to investigate the use of machine learning to identify Kentucky sinkholes in aerial LiDAR data. 

Brent Seales Awarded NEH Grant to Rescue the Hidden Texts of Herculaneum

March 05, 2019

Brent Seales has received a $325,000 National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) grant for his groundbreaking project, "Reading the Invisible Library: Rescuing the Hidden Texts of Herculaneum."

Baker Successfully Bridging the Diversity Gap in Computer Science

February 12, 2019

Since joining the College of Engineering in 2017, computer science assistant professor Corey Baker has made it his mission to ensure equal access to opportunity and learning.

Mayor Announces METRO C.A.T.S. Program at Charles Young Center

December 10, 2018

The C.A.T.S. in the program name stands for Computer Access to Succeed. Corey Baker, assistant professor in the UK Department of Computer Science, played an integral role in the program's creation.

UK CS Students Earn Honors in Kentucky Academy of Science Student Competition

November 27, 2018

University of Kentucky computer science students excelled at the Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Meeting's Student Competition held November 2-3 at Western Kentucky University.

Two CS Students Win Top Poster Awards at Commonwealth Computational Summit

October 25, 2018

As a part of the prize, Vijay Shah and Atieh Khamesi will be awarded a travel grant to attend the 2018 National Supercomputing Conference (SC'18) in Dallas, Texas.

UK Receives $1.7 Million NSF Grant to Advance Virtual Laboratory Infrastructure

October 04, 2018

The project will be jointly led by researchers at the University of Kentucky and the Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI) of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 

Cui Awarded Two Grants Totaling over $650,000

September 29, 2018

Funding from the National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health will further Cui's work in debugging large ontologies and customizing data collection systems.

Seales Receives UK Alumni Professorship Award

September 28, 2018

Created over 30 years ago, the award recognized faculty for their “influential scholarly contributions, sustained excellence in teaching, and outstanding career or public service.”

Silvestri Publishes Five Papers in Top Journals

August 27, 2018

The journals include IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, IEEE Transactions on Sensor Networks and IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering.