USC Collaborates in $20M NSF Institute to Push New Frontiers in AI and Optimization

USC Collaborates in $20M NSF Institute to Push New Frontiers in AI and Optimization

The NSF Artificial Intelligence (AI) Institute for Advances in Optimization will fuse AI and mathematics to tackle tough challenges, such as food security, supply chain operations and hardware design.

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USC : Microsoft Contributes to Gerald A. Lawson Fund

Microsoft’s X-Box Studios announced today that it will make a significant contribution to USC Games’ Gerald A. Lawson Endowment Fund for Black and Indigenous Students.

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“A Space To Invent the Future.” Trojans Celebrate Groundbreaking of New Computer Science Building

“A Space To Invent the Future.” Trojans Celebrate Groundbreaking of New Computer Science Building

Groundbreaking ceremony kicks off construction of a significant milestone in USC’s history: a new home for computer science, focused on improving and benefiting society.

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Master’s Student Uses Health Data Science to Help Save Lives

Master’s Student Uses Health Data Science to Help Save Lives

From pre-med to data scientist, Lisa Meng is using AI and machine learning to try to improve efficiency and accuracy in diagnosing patients.

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Computer Science Professor Wins ‘Test of Time’ Award for Influential Paper

Computer Science Professor Wins ‘Test of Time’ Award for Influential Paper

Shang-Hua Teng’s groundbreaking paper on smoothed analysis of algorithms helped explain a long-debated phenomenon: why do some algorithms work better in practice than in theory?

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Computer Science Senior Creates Tech to Help Students with Visual Impairments Learn to Code

Computer Science Senior Creates Tech to Help Students with Visual Impairments Learn to Code

Samuel Alex Atcheson developed a 3D-printed system to teach coding syntax to people with visual impairments using the sense of touch

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Events

Oct21Thu

CS Undergraduate Live Chat Drop-in Advisement

Thu, Oct 21, 2021
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Online - Live Chat
CS Advisors will be available on Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays this fall from 1:30pm to 2:30pm to assist undergraduates in our four majors (CSCI, CSBA, CSGA, and CECS) via Live Chat. Access the live chat through our website at...

Oct21Thu

CS Colloquium: Huan Liu (Arizona State University) - Social Media Mining: A Bountiful Frontier in AI

Thu, Oct 21, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: RTH 115
Speaker: Huan Liu , Arizona State University Talk Title: Social Media Mining: A Bountiful Frontier in AI Series: CS Colloquium Abstract: Social media data differs from conventional data in many ways. It is not only big, but also noisy,...

Oct22Fri

Huan Liu (Arizona State University) - Nurturing Tomorrow's CS Leaders Together

Fri, Oct 22, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Location: RTH 109
Speaker: Huan Liu , Arizona State University Talk Title: Nurturing Tomorrow's CS Leaders Together Abstract: With the recent surge of interest in and increasing need for AI, machine learning, and data science, we computer scientists and...

Oct26Tue

CS Undergraduate Live Chat Drop-in Advisement

Tue, Oct 26, 2021
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Online - Live Chat
CS Advisors will be available on Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays this fall from 1:30pm to 2:30pm to assist undergraduates in our four majors (CSCI, CSBA, CSGA, and CECS) via Live Chat. Access the live chat through our website at...

Oct27Wed

Computer Science General Faculty Meeting

Wed, Oct 27, 2021
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: TBD
Bi-Weekly regular faculty meeting for invited full-time Computer Science faculty only. Event details emailed directly to attendees.

Oct27Wed

CS Undergraduate Live Chat Drop-in Advisement

Wed, Oct 27, 2021
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Online - Live Chat
CS Advisors will be available on Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays this fall from 1:30pm to 2:30pm to assist undergraduates in our four majors (CSCI, CSBA, CSGA, and CECS) via Live Chat. Access the live chat through our website at...

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News

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If You Can’t See Inside a Cell, Let the Math Look For You!

If You Can’t See Inside a Cell, Let the Math Look For You!

Researchers at USC and beyond develop a new structure for modeling the inner functions of a cell

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AI To Fight Wildfires

AI To Fight Wildfires

USC to Co-Lead an NSF-Funded Project for Controlled Burns and Fire Mitigation

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Bringing Reinforcement Learning to a Dynamic World: USC Computer Scientists Win Best Paper Award

Bringing Reinforcement Learning to a Dynamic World: USC Computer Scientists Win Best Paper Award

The paper outlines a simple approach that solves a complex problem in reinforcement learning (RL): applying RL algorithms to non-stationary environments.

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Single Cell Intelligence: Alumni Startup Seeks To ID Cells That Could Transform Medicine

Single Cell Intelligence: Alumni Startup Seeks To ID Cells That Could Transform Medicine

Co-founded by USC Viterbi alumnus Mahyar Salek, ’11, Deepcell uses AI and imaging to isolate unique cells in areas ranging from cancer to prenatal testing.

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