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The Department of Computer and Information Science (CIS) at the University of Oregon offers students and faculty a close-knit community in which to learn, discover, and innovate, in a shared quest for computational solutions to a spectrum of challenging problems.

CIS faculty are international leaders in their fields, including informatics, networking, security, software engineering, assistive technologies, theory, scientific visualization, and high performance computing. Recent interdisciplinary research initiatives with biologists, physicists, neuroscientists, and networking engineers have resulted in prominent research grants from the National Science Foundation, the Department of Energy, and the National Institutes of Health. ...»

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  • CIS PhD student Khadka receives A. Richard Newton Young Student Fellow Award

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    CIS first-year PhD student Shreeya Khadka was awarded the A. Richard Newton Young Student Fellow Award in April 2016. This award was set up to honor the memory of A. Richard Newton, a pioneer in electronic design automation and integrated circuit design. The fellowship encourages and supports students at the beginning of their research career in ...»
  • Computer Science Department 2016 Commencement Ceremony

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    Monday, June 13, 2016 University of Oregon Duck Grad Parade and Commencement Ceremony Matthew Knight Arena 9:00am – 11:00am CIS Department Ceremony Deschutes Lawn Time: 12:00pm The department commencement ceremony is for both undergraduate and graduate majors. Graduates from the following terms are welcome to participate in the ceremony: ...»
  • Annual Governor's Food Drive during February

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    UO employees will take on the annual Governor’s State Employees Food Drive challenge starting Feb. 1, and they’re hoping that creativity and determination will help them meet their goal of 100,000 pounds of donated food. According to Karen Scheeland, alumni program manager and former director of the food drive at the UO, the university has ...»