The University of Kentucky’s Davis Marksbury building, part of the UK College of Engineering’s “Digital Village,” was formally dedicated today with a ribbon cutting ceremony and public tour of the building.
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Computer science professors James Griffioen and Ken Calvert have received a National Science Foundation grant worth nearly $700,000 to “develop a new architectural design for the Internet of the near future.” Their work is part of a $2 million joint project with the University of Massachusetts, North Carolina State University and the Renaissance Computing Institute […]
Google’s top search engineer and University of Kentucky alumnus Matt Cutts, explains Google’s decision to revamp its search algorithm to penalize “content farms,” websites that focus on getting high search rankings to lure traffic that produces ad revenue but offer low-quality information.
Mihail has been selected as the first-ever Halcomb Fellow in Medicine and Engineering. He will be awarded up to $50,000 toward developing an interactive decision aid for patients with rheumatoid arthritis. View Full Article
LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 10, 2011) — Wired.com recently sat down for a Q&A with Google’s top search engineers, Amit Singhal and University of Kentucky alumnus Matt Cutts, at the 2011 TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) conference. Full article
If the UK Center for Visualization and Virtual Environments’ new-fangled visual projection screen technology is the star of the show, it is one that is admirably careful not to upstage other elements of the production. http://www.kentucky.com/2011/01/29/1615815/review-uk-operas-porgy-and-bess.html#storylink=misearch
The UK CS department continued to reach out to high school students during the annual STLP State Championship Programming Contest and the Game Design Boot Camp. During the STLP contest high school and middle school students were introduced to programming basics and learned the fundamentals of game design, basic game-development techniques, and necessary programming skills […]
Five students and faculty members were honored at the College of Engineering awards banquet. From left to right: Xuwei Liang – recipient of the Curtz Award; Shi Tan-Kwan, ACM/UPE Senior of the Year; Devin Cook, ACM/UPE Outstanding Teaching Assistant; Scott A. Southerland, recipient of the Outstanding Academic Performance Award; and Dr. Ken Calvert, ACM/UPE Outstanding […]
University of Kentucky officials and supporters today celebrated the placing of the final steel I-beam in the structural skeleton of the $18.6 million Davis Marksbury Building, the latest building in UK’s…
UK’s new $18.6 million engineering research facility represents the start of a “high-tech business corridor between Lexington and the University of Kentucky,” said President Lee Todd.