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Byron Spice
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Wednesday June 05, 2013
Scott L. Delp, professor of bioengineering, mechanical engineering and orthopaedic surgery at Stanford University, will present the plenary lecture for Dynamic Walking 2013. The June 10-13 conference focuses on the fundamental principles of legged locomotion and related dynamic behavior and is hosted by Carnegie Mellon University.
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Byron Spice
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Wednesday May 22, 2013
A few of Ravi Kannan's friends and colleagues — including some of the biggest names in theoretical computer science, optimization and discrete math — will gather May 23-25 at Carnegie Mellon University for a workshop celebrating his 60th birthday.
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Byron Spice
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Tuesday May 21, 2013
Includes Competition Using CMU's Calliope Robot and Tekkotsu Software PITTSBURGH—Carnegie Mellon University has joined Clemson University and five other university partners to launch the Institute for African-American Mentoring in Computing Science (iAAMCS), a U.S. resource for increasing African-American participation in computing.
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Byron Spice
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Tuesday May 21, 2013
Six graduating students received special honors during the SCS Diploma Ceremony May 19, which included the first presentation of an award named for Mark Stehlik, former assistant dean for undergraduate education.
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Byron Spice
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Thursday May 16, 2013
Brian Groudan, a double major in information systems and human-computer interaction with a minor in communication design, will be the student speaker at Carnegie Mellon University's 116th Commencement May 19.Groudan, one of the founders of PayTango, an early-stage startup focused on providing biometric identification for payments and access control applications, graduated with university honors in December 2012.
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Byron Spice
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Tuesday May 14, 2013
SCS faculty members, students and alumni will predominate among the speakers at the inaugural Launch|CMU, a new semiannual event of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) that will showcase the university's technology, cutting-edge research and some of its most promising startup companies.
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Byron Spice
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Thursday May 09, 2013
CREATE Lab Works With Google, USGS and TIME Magazine on Timelapse Project Members of the public can now easily explore almost 30 years of Earth imagery from ASA's Landsat through TIME Magazine's new Timelapse project. The project is a collaborative effort between TIME, Google, ASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), with the assistance of Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute.
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Byron Spice
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Tuesday May 07, 2013
Adobe Systems Co-founder Is Computer Science AlumnusPITTSBURGH—Carnegie Mellon University will award the honorary degree of Doctor of Science and Technology to computer science alumnus Charles M. Geschke, co-founder of Adobe Systems Inc., at its 116th Commencement May 19. Also that day, Geschke will speak at the School of Computer Science Diploma Ceremony in Carnegie Music Hall.
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Byron Spice
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Monday May 06, 2013
HERB, the Robot Butler, Continually Improves Its Understanding of Objects PITTSBURGH—A robot can struggle to discover objects in its surroundings when it relies on computer vision alone. But by taking advantage of all of the information available to it — an object's location, size, shape and even whether it can be lifted — a robot can continually discover and refine its understanding of objects, say researchers at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute.
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Byron Spice
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Friday May 03, 2013
She's One of 10 ational Winners at Robotics Contest PITTSBURGH—aoka Gunawardena, a junior at The Ellis School and a member of the Girls of Steel, a robotics team sponsored by Carnegie Mellon University's Field Robotics Center, was one of 10 national winners of Dean's List honors at the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition Championship April 27 in St. Louis.

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