News, activities and events from the Department of Computer and Information Science.
Dr. Marouane Kessentini, Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science, received a grant from NSF for his research in software refactoring.
The veteran computer science professor is carving out creative new approaches in both undergraduate and graduate education.
Travis Bates was awarded Chancellor's Medallion during the university’s commencement ceremony Sunday, April 28, 2019, in recognition of his academic achievement, character and integrity.
Dr. Mohamed Abouelenien, Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science, received three new research grants (over $790K) from Toyota Research Institute, Procter & Gamble, and Educational Testing Service (ETS), respectively.
Traffic congestion in cities is bad and getting worse. Master’s student Meigui Yu thinks part of the solution is rethinking how we use the curbside environment.
Dr. Carlos A. Coello Coello, Professor with Distinction in Computer Science at CINVESTAV-IPN in Mexico City and an IEEE Fellow, visited the CIS Department and gave a distinguished seminar at AIR Lab.
Dr. Brahim Medjahed, Professor of Computer and Information Science, is appointed as Associate Dean of Rackham Graduate School at the University of Michigan
Professor Jie Shen’s new “digital diagnosis” technique could help us better understand why and when components will fail.
Five CIS faculty members, Drs. Marouane Kessentini, Jie Shen, Di Ma, Brahim Medjehad, and Bill Grosky, received new professional honors and recognitions.
Dr. Mohamed Abouelenien, Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science, received a Ford/U-M Research Alliance grant for his research project entitled "Circadian State Detection and Classification System".
Dr. El-Gazali Talbi, Professor at the University of Lille and the head of the optimization group of the Computer Science laboratory (CRISTAL), visited CIS and gave a distinguished seminar on synergy between machine learning and metaheuristics.
Dr. Mark Guzdial, Professor in Computer Science & Engineering Division and in Engineering Education Research at the UM-Ann Arbor and ACM Fellow, visited CIS and gave a distinguished research seminar on using learning sciences research to improve computing teaching.
Cleaning up messy legacy software is a bane of companies big and small, but it’s long been considered an unclimbable mountain. Has this UM-Dearborn faculty member finally found a solution?
Dr. Erik Fredericks, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at Oakland University, visited CIS and gave a research seminar on impact of uncertainty on cyber-physical systems
Dr. Amiangshu Bosu, Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Wayne State University, visited CIS and gave a research seminar on empirical software engineering
Dr. Siyuan Jiang, Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Eastern Michigan University, visited CIS and gave a research seminar on applying deep learning and NLP methodologies in software engineering.
Three CIS faculty members, Drs. Birhanu Eshete, Marouane Kessentini, and Qiang Zhu, received professional honors and recognitions.
Dr. Birhanu Eshete, Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science, gave the first CIS seminar on his new research results in cybersecurity.
The UM-Dearborn computer and information science associate professor is the youngest ever to win the country’s Distinguished Researcher Award.
Faculty and students share their memories of the veteran computer science professor, who died in July.
Dr. Marouane Kessentini, Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science, received a new $300K NSF grant to support his research project on software health monitoring and improvement.
Dr. Marouane Kessentini, Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science, received the very prestigious Tunisia's Distinguished Research Award from the President of the country (Tunisia), Beji Caid Essebsi, at the Presidential palace as the best Tunisian Researcher/Faculty in 2018.
UM-Dearborn undergrads and a UM-Ann Arbor librarian teamed up for a project to help young people with autism stay safe online.
Dr. Joe Tekli, Assistant Professor in Computer Engineering at Lebanese American University and Visiting Fulbright Scholar in the CIS Department gave a research seminar on Similarity-based Semi-structured and Semantic Data Processing and Applications.
Four faculty members were honored for the second year of the awards.