Engineering Change: Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Sponsors Single-cell RNA-seq Research


Professor Robert Patro earned the distinction this month of being one of 83 principal investigators from nine countries and four continents to receive a research grant from the  DAF (CZI), an advised fund of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.

April 28 - REGISTER NOW! Cemtrex Gaming Coding Challenge


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Coding Challenge

The coding challenge will take place on Saturday, April 28, 2018 between 12pm and 10pm in the New Computer Science building, Stony Brook University. Ten to fifteen teams of are expected to participate at the event for a total of 30–50 students. The winners of the coding challenge will be offered internships at Cemtrex (if eligible) and their project could be featured in the upcoming Smartdesk. 

**Important: CSE Undergraduate Curriculum Update


The Department of Computer Science has recently revised certain core parts of the CSE curriculum.

These revisions are described in the 2018-2019 edition of the Undergraduate Bulletin and officially apply to students matriculating in Fall 2018 or later. Some of the changes may also affect current students.

This FAQ explains the CSE course revisions for Fall 2018. 

Three papers accepted for Prof. Xiaojun Bi and his students


It’s not everyday that a professor has a paper accepted to a major conference, let alone three.

Human-Computer Interaction: New book offers perspective and systematic approach


Humans are interacting more and more with technology as it advances through time. Thanks to research that attempts to formally represent a design space, individuals are able to understand the structure of computational interactions and find solutions using desirable properties.


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