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CSoI Channels Scholar, Steve Mussman, finalist for Churchill Scholarship

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

CSoI REU Lauren Crudup - Gold medal iGEM 2014

Monday, November 10, 2014

Andrea Goldsmith wins IEEE's Edwin Howard Armstrong Achievement Award

Sunday, October 26, 2014

NSF ScienceLives interview with P.R. Kumar

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Bell Labs-Research - Hiring Technical Staff Position in Information Sciences

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Professor Jennifer Neville: Should the Big Data Revolution be Feared?

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

CSoI Article appears in IEEE Information Theory Newsletter

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

CSoI sponsors The Seventh Workshop on Information Theoretic Methods in Science and Engineering

Monday, July 14, 2014

Help the IEEE IT Society propose a U.S. Postal Stamp to Honor the Centenary of Claude Elwood Shannon

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Andrea Goldsmith gives plenary talk at ISIT 2014

Monday, June 30, 2014

CSoI's Bin Yu and Sergio Verdu Elected into the National Academy of Sciences

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

CSoI Student Amin Emad, UIUC, Awarded Bell Labs Summer Internship

Monday, March 24, 2014

ICSA Pao-Lu Hsu Award recognizes Berkeley's Bin Yu

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Bell Labs - Research Job Openings in Machine Learning / Also Summer Internship Openings

Monday, February 24, 2014

CSoI Education & Diversity Participates in Best Practices for STC's

Friday, February 14, 2014

Technicolor Announces Research Program Opportunties

Sunday, February 02, 2014

CSoI Invites Nominations and Applications for Research Fellows Program for 2014-2015

Friday, January 24, 2014

Students awarded Undergraduate Fellowships at Bryn Mawr

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

CSoI - Accepting Channels Scholars Program applications

Sunday, January 12, 2014

CSoI's Ward named Managing Editor for the Journal Applicable Analysis and Discrete Mathematics

Saturday, January 11, 2014

The Info-Metrics Institute Announces New Annual Prize

Monday, December 09, 2013

Simons-Berkeley Research Fellowship | Call for applications

Friday, November 22, 2013

Call for Nominations - Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award (IEEE IT Society)

Sunday, October 13, 2013

CSoI faculty member Mark Ward awarded NSF grant to help sophomores gain research experience, mentoring in Statistics.

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

A Conversation with Professor Bin Yu

Sunday, July 28, 2013

Dr. Marcelo Weinberger named CSoI Distinguished Scientist

Monday, July 22, 2013

Center for Science of Information Welcomes New Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Report on the Sixth Annual North American School of Information Theory

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

CSoI Welcomes New Faculty to the Center

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

An Improved Lower Bound on Rate for Variable-length Codes with Active Feedback

Monday, June 03, 2013

Serving Women with a Purposeful Vision: Deepak Kumar

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

CSoI's Ron Rivest's work highlighted - Use of 'honeywords' can expose password crackers

Tuesday, May 07, 2013

CSoI Faculty Member Jennifer Neville Honored with UMass Alumni Award

Monday, May 06, 2013

CSoI's Bin Yu named to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

CSoI Channels Scholars Receive Awards

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Professor Ramkrishna Receives the 2013 Faculty Research Award for the Purdue Chapter of Sigma Xi

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

The Marconi Society Seeks Young Scholar Nominations

Sunday, March 24, 2013

CSoI Invites Nominations and Applications for Research Fellows Program

Monday, February 11, 2013

CSoI's Tsachy Weissman Elevated to IEEE Fellow

Sunday, December 02, 2012

Jack Gallant speaks at 2012 Allen Institute for Brain Science Symposium - Dr. Gallant explains how encoding models, decoding models, and functional maps of the brain are all closely related. "Once you have encoding, you get decoding for free," he proclaims

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Center for Science of Information (CSoI) and The Laboratory of Information, Network and Communication Sciences (LINCS) announce Collaboration.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Aditya Mathur video about Singapore University of Technology and Design

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

CSoI's Peter Shor - Proving Quantum Computers Feasible

Monday, November 26, 2012

Interdisciplinary Student Project Teams Selected from Center for Science of Information

Monday, October 29, 2012

CSoI's Shankar Subramanium, UCSD bioengineers to play a central role in new NIH program to accelerate metabolomics

Monday, September 24, 2012

Kumar receives prestigious ACM SIGMOBILE Outstanding Contribution Award

Monday, September 24, 2012

CSoI Faculty member Todd Coleman highlighted in this Op-Ed: Advance Biometrics Technology will change the World

Thursday, September 20, 2012

CSoI's Olgica Milenkovic - Questions and Answers

Friday, September 14, 2012

Article highlights CSoI Faculty Member Sanjeev Kulkarni, He is the Director of the Keller Center for Innovation in Engineering Education

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

Two CSoI sponsored papers named winners of the best student-co-authored paper award at this year's ISIT

Sunday, July 08, 2012

New Stanford MATLAB Package Available Online

Thursday, June 28, 2012

CSoI Faculty Member Bin Yu named President Elect of IMS

Sunday, June 24, 2012

CSoI Faculty Member William Bialek elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Wednesday, May 09, 2012

CSoI Faculty Members Ananth Grama and Suresh Jagannathan part of research team awarded a $1.6 Million NSF Grant for Federal 'Smart Turbine' Wind Energy Project

Friday, May 04, 2012

Center for Science of Information announces $194,000 NSF Grant: Science of Information: Bringing Many Disciplines Together

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

CSoI Faculty Member Michelle Francl Profiled in Recent Edition of Science News Prime

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Center for Science of Information Welcomes New Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Monday, April 23, 2012

Computer Science Professors Work on Federal "Smart Turbine" Wind Energy Project

Saturday, April 21, 2012

CSoI Faculty Member Michelle Francl Profiled in Recent Edition of Science News Prime

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Student Spotlight: Leila Zilles

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Lynch named Athena Lecturer

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Center for Science of Information awards Inaugural Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Thomas Cover, acclaimed information theorist and electrical engineer, dies at 73

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The Marconi Society Seeks Help Identifying Outstanding Young Scholars.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

2012 Science of Information Summer School

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Student Spotlight: Dan Zhang

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Claude Shannon's 64-Year Information Legacy Celebrated by 2012 Viterbi Lecturer, Sergio Verdu

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

CSoI Faculty Member Supriyo Datta elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Saturday, March 10, 2012

CSoI's Scott Aaronson among two to be honored by NSF as Early Career Researchers in Computational Science With Alan T. Waterman Award

Thursday, March 08, 2012

CSoI's Yuan Qi named a 2011 NSF Early Career Award Winner

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

The Marconi Society Seeks Help Identifying Outstanding Young Scholars.

Saturday, March 03, 2012

CSoI Ph.D. Student, Dan Zhang receives IBM Ph.D. Fellowship

Thursday, February 23, 2012

CSoI Ph.D. Student, Dan Zhang receives IBM Ph.D. Fellowship, Also named a Finalist for Facebook's Fellowship Program

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Student Spotlight: Oluwaseun Ademuwagun

Monday, February 13, 2012

CSoI Releases Informational Video

Monday, February 13, 2012

CSoI Faculty Member Supriyo Datta elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Bryn Mawr College and Posse Foundation Create First Posse Exclusively for Women Pursuing STEM Majors

Monday, February 06, 2012

The Center for Science of Information is highlighted on US News and World Report's Website

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

CSoI Launches Postdoctoral Research Fellows Program

Wednesday, December 07, 2011

Stanford to Offer Online Information Theory Course

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Nanoelectronics Course to be First of Many from

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Bryn Mawr Launches Working Group on Philosophy of Information

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Ten Bryn Mawr Computer Science Students Awarded Fellowships

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Student Spotlight: Arpita Sen

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Student Spotlight: Arpita Sen

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

CSoI Faculty Member Christopher Sims Named Nobel Prize Winner

Sunday, October 09, 2011

Journal Publishes Special Issue on Methods of Information Theory

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Student Spotlight: Marianne Catanho

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Center Scientists Publish Landmark Neuroscience Article

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Center Professor to be Inducted into Academy of Sciences for the Developing World

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

CSoI faculty member Todd Coleman and colleagues have been published in the journal Science

Monday, August 15, 2011

Peter Shor elected to AAAS

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Yury Polyanskiy and Sergio Verdu receive 2011 Information Theory Best Paper Award.

Monday, August 08, 2011

Wojciech Szpankowski gives Plenary Talk at ISIT 2011, St. Petersburg, Russia

Saturday, August 06, 2011

Chris Clifton receives Teaching for Tomorrow Award

Friday, July 08, 2011

Bryn Mawr Biologist and CSoI Faculty Member Paul Grobstein, Scientific Storyteller, Dies at 65

Friday, July 01, 2011

CSOI Director, Wojciech Szpankowski recognized as Humboldt Research Award Recipient

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Professor Sergio Verdu to talk at TECNUN-School of Engineering, San Sebastian, Spain

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

CSoI to offer New Undergraduate Course in Science of Information

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

CSoI Director of Diversity, Rhonda Hughes, honored with first annual M. Gweneth Humphreys Award

Saturday, May 07, 2011

Professor Sergio Verdu gives lecture at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Saturday, May 07, 2011

Opportunistic Workshop to be held at Princeton University on May 13, 2011

Sunday, May 01, 2011

Center will host the first Science of Information Summer School, May 24-27, 2011.

Saturday, April 30, 2011

Center hosts public film documenting the first computer programmers.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Center partners with Information Theory Society Summer School

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Center for Science of Information hosts two-day Industry Roundtable

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

Center for Science of Information featured in Communications of the ACM Article

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

Center highlighted in the Annual Report from Purdue University's Office of the Vice President for Research

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Professor Jennifer Neville: Should the Big Data Revolution be Feared?

Wednesday, December 31, 1969