OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Computer science student beats odds, hopes to expand computer usability

Charles Hill spent 17 years in foster care, from which only a small fraction of people obtain college degrees. This fall he will start a Ph.D. program in computer science at Oregon State University.

Students Thrive With Support

Private support through scholarships helps students in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science to succeed.

Intricate Algae Produce Low-Cost Biosensors

Oregon State researchers advance technology in optical biosensors by integrating algae with nanoparticles to produce a sensor capable of detecting miniscule amounts of protein or other biomarkers.

Dr. Wattson: Power Inspector

Oregon State students design a power consumption monitoring system for home owners.

OSU's Answer to the High-tech Talent Shortage

Oregon State’s new online degree program in computer science for post-baccalaureate students is changing individual lives and impacting the Oregon tech industry.

Quotation marksOur 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

Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator accepting applications

-
Oct 22, 2014
The Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator program will begin its next cohort in January, and is now seeking participants.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Lomónaco to direct Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory

-
Oct 10, 2014
Pedro Lomónaco, an expert in coastal and maritime engineering, has been named the director of the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

Oct
23
2014

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard - Information Session

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS&IMF) specializes in repairing, overhauling, converting, and modernizing ships and submarines for the U.S. Navy.  We are actively filling

Oct
23
2014

IEEE Seminar: McAfee/Intel Security

Come hear about McAfee/Intel Security and their job opportunities. Food provided.…
Oct
23
2014

Fast Enterprises - Information Session

If you are passionate about IT and willing to relocate, stop by our info session to learn more. 

We have many entry-level openings on our teams throughout the US, Canada, and…
Oct
23
2014

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard - Information Session

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS&IMF) specializes in repairing, overhauling, converting, and modernizing ships and submarines for the U.S. Navy.  We are actively filling

Oct
23
2014

Start the Future Now - Information Session

How do you generate the equivalent of oil in the Keystone Pipeline every year without adding a single kilowatt of generation?  How do you trade 1.4 quadrillion dollars a year without…
View the Entire Calendar

EECS News

Portland Workshop on Multicore Programming Translates Research into Practice

-
Sep 4, 2014

Danny Dig, assistant professor of computer science at Oregon State University and Andrew Black, professor of computer science at Portland State University, are hosting a workshop in Portland, Oregon on October 17-19 for software professionals to learn the foundations of multicore programming in Java and JavaScript. Dig’s research focus for the last 8 years has been… Continue reading

The post Portland Workshop on Multicore Programming Translates Research into Practice appeared first on OSU EECS News.

 Read full story.

ChickTech encourages girls to explore technology at OSU event

-
Aug 27, 2014

Oregon State University alumni Janice Levenhagen-Seeley and Jennifer Davidson returned to Corvallis last weekend to host a 2-day event to encourage high school girls to enter technology fields. Both graduates of the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Levenhagen-Seeley is the founder and executive director for ChickTech, a Portland-based non-profit, and Jennifer Davidson is… Continue reading

The post ChickTech encourages girls to explore technology at OSU event appeared first on OSU EECS News.

 Read full story.

Faculty Profile: Mike Rosulek

-
Aug 18, 2014

Mike Rosulek, assistant professor of computer science, brings the area of cryptography to the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Computer science grabbed Rosulek’s imagination early on, and at the age of 7 years he was already writing a UFO adventure game. He had the advantage of growing up in a technical household. In fact,… Continue reading

The post Faculty Profile: Mike Rosulek appeared first on OSU EECS News.

 Read full story.

ChickTech encourages girls to enter technology fields

-
Aug 18, 2014

ChickTech is hosting a workshop on Aug. 23-24 at Oregon State University to encourage high school girls to enter computing and technical fields. The event culminates with a show on Sunday, Aug. 24, that’s free and open to the public. It will be from 4:30-5:45 p.m. at the Kelley Engineering Center on the OSU campus,… Continue reading

The post ChickTech encourages girls to enter technology fields appeared first on OSU EECS News.

 Read full story.

Christopher Scaffidi’s First Paper Named Most Influential

-
Aug 4, 2014

The first peer-reviewed paper Christopher Scaffidi wrote 10 years ago has just been named the Most Influential Paper at the IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing, (VL/HCC) in Melbourne, Australia, July 28-Aug 1. “It’s surprising because my first attempt at something usually isn’t my best …but this paper won the award because it… Continue reading

The post Christopher Scaffidi’s First Paper Named Most Influential appeared first on OSU EECS News.

 Read full story.