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.

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Engineering News

OSU News Release

Task force outlines major initiatives to prepare for Pacific Northwest earthquake, tsunami

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Sep 30, 2014
A Governor's Task Force led by Scott Ashford, dean of the College of Engineering, has outlined a significant, long-term effort to prepare for the major earthquake in Oregon's future.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Mechanized human hands: System designed to improve hand function lost to nerve damage

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Sep 25, 2014
The OSU creation of a simple pulley mechanism for implantation in human hands may some day help restore grasping function for people with nerve damage.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

Oct
02
2014

PhD Oral Preliminary Examination – Alex Wiggins

Adaptive Power-Aware Distributed Computer Architecture for Long-Duration Autonomous Vehicle Systems
My research will focus on investigating a coupled software and reconfigurable hardware architecture, which will provide a

Oct
08
2014

Tesla Motors - Information Session

Technical Information Session by Tesla Motors…
Oct
09
2014

Flu Shot Clinic

Student Health Services is offering flu shots for OSU students, faculty and staff on Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Memorial Union Journey Room, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00

Oct
09
2014

Mathematica 10: Wolfram Technologies in Education and Research


This talk illustrates capabilities in Mathematica 10 and other Wolfram technologies that are directly applicable for use in teaching and research on campus. Topics of these technical talks include:

·         Enter calculations…
Oct
09
2014

OSU Robotics Club Kickoff Event

The Oregon State Robotics Club is kicking off the 2014-2015 school year with an event to learn about the club's various projects, robotics teams, and other resources

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EECS News

Portland Workshop on Multicore Programming Translates Research into Practice

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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

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ChickTech encourages girls to explore technology at OSU event

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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

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Faculty Profile: Mike Rosulek

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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

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ChickTech encourages girls to enter technology fields

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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

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Christopher Scaffidi’s First Paper Named Most Influential

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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

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