Exceeding Expectations

Transitioning from a band teacher to a software engineer seemed like a huge leap at first for Jennifer Burns, but things quickly started falling into place for her after she made the switch.

Margaret Burnett Wins National Mentoring Award

Margaret Burnett, a professor of computer science at Oregon State University, has won a national award for her leadership in encouraging women and minorities to pursue computer science.

EECS Graduation Speaker, Ben Nader: Entrepreneur of Life

EECS alumnus, Ben Nader, tells of his journey to become founder and CEO of Butterfleye.

2015 Graduate, Mollie Holmes: True to Herself

Mollie Holmes took a risk to change her direction in life and return to school as a post-baccalaureate to receive a computer science degree through Oregon State’s online degree program.

Saving Lives with Computer Science

Oregon State students have played a vital role in creating critical software for the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT).

Our collaborative community, the innovative approaches we take to research and education, and the cultivation of leaders make our program truly outstanding.

Engineering News

OSU News Release

Concrete expert to head Civil and Construction Engineering

Jul 29, 2015
Jason Weiss, a leading researcher in the development of more durable and sustainable concrete has been named the head of the School of Civil and Construction Engineering at OSU.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

OSU Open Source Lab improves infrastructure, services

Jul 24, 2015
The Open Source Lab at OSU has significantly upgraded its services to the software community, and can now handle millions of additional download requests per day.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events


Seminar: Ultra-wideband Millimeter-wave Integrated Circuits for 5G Communications

Jeyanandh Paramesh, Associate Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Carnegie Mellon University Abstract The demand for wireless capacity and data rates continues to grow unabated.…

MS Final Examination Yao Zhou

Scoring Shape Characters of Monocot Leaves Biologists regularly collect images of leaves for their further studies. One of such biological study is scoring phenomic characters of leaves for the…

MS Final Examination Keying Xu

Representing Program Edits with the Choice Calculus The problem of supporting more advanced selective undo operations has received a lot of attention. However, selective undo is generally missing in…

50th Anniversary Celebration - OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center

Join us for a Celebration featuring distinguished speakers, a historical slide show and a new video celebrating HMSC's bright future. The Celebration, located outdoors in front of the HMSC Visitor…

PhD Oral Preliminary Examination Sean McGregor

Facilitating Testing and Debugging of Markov Decision Processes with Interactive Visualization Researchers in AI and Operations Research employ the framework of Markov Decision Processes (MDPs) to formalize problems of…
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Fiez Receives IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award

Jul 23, 2015

Terri Fiez, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Oregon State University, was selected as the 2016 winner of the IEEE Undergraduate Teaching Award for innovative undergraduate engineering and computing curriculum development fostering student engagement and retention. IEEE is the world’s largest professional technical association, and honors one individual each year for inspirational undergraduate teaching.… Continue reading

OSU AIAA Club Launches Another Winning Rocket

Jul 15, 2015

For the second year in a row, the Oregon State Universitys branch of AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics) took first place in the payload competition at the Intercollegiate Rocketry Engineering Competition held in Green River, Utah. The team also placed third in the overall competition in the advanced category that targets an altitude… Continue reading

Dietterich Wins Postdoctoral Mentoring Award

Jun 22, 2015

Tom Dietterich, Oregon State distinguished professor of computer science, was awarded the 2015 Excellence in Postdoctoral Mentoring Award bytheGraduate School at Oregon State University. Dietterich has mentored 12 postdocs who have gone on to excellent positions that including academic appointments, industry leadership positions and research positions. His list of former postdocs also includes an NSF… Continue reading

OSU Hosts TAO Education Roadshow

Jun 15, 2015

The Technology Association of Oregon (TAO)sponsoredan Education Roadshow at Oregon State on May 28 to help students tailor their education to match industry needs. Representatives from AKQA, Columbia Sportswear, Hewlett-Packard, Tripwire and Vadio answered questions about what to expect when entering the workforce and how best to prepare. The event drew 250 students which was… Continue reading