Prof. Zoran Duric appointed as Deputy Editor of journal Pattern Recognition

Prof. Zoran Duric has been appointed the Deputy Editor of the Elsevier journal Pattern Recognition for a three year term starting August 1, 2016

Professor Hassan Gomaa writes new book on real-time software design

Professor Hassan Gomaa has written a new book on Real-Time Software Design for Embedded Systems, which is published by Cambridge University Press.

Alex Brodsky, Songqing Chen and Sean Luke promoted to full professor

Congratulations to Alex Brodsky, Songqing Chen and Sean Luke for their promotion to the rank of full Professor of Computer Science!

Tatiana Maximova receives Outstanding Research Presentation prize at 3DSIG

Congratulations to Tatiana Maximova for winning an "Oustanding Research Presentation Prize" at at the Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB) Conference held in Orlando Florida, July 8-12, 2016. Dr. Maximova is a postdoctoral scholar working with Prof. Amarda Shehu.

Ken De Jong retires after 30 years at Mason, becomes Professor Emeritus of Computer Science

Professor Ken De Jong has retired after 30 years as a faculty member at Mason. Ken joined the CS department in 1985 and has been a valuable member of the Mason community for over 30 years (rising to the rank of University Professor in 2009). His many contributions to the field of AI, to the CS department and to Mason were celebrated at a reception organized by the department earlier this year on April 15.