SCS News 2023

September 2023

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Addressing Copyright, Compensation Issues in Generative AI

New Carnegie Mellon Research Tackles Challenges in Emerging AI Tools

By Sheri Hall - Thursday, September 28, 2023
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Carnegie Mellon University Launches WebAssembly Research Center

Center Will Unite Researchers, Industry to Explore Future Applications

By Aaron Aupperlee - Wednesday, September 27, 2023
A robotic hand grips a yellow mustard bottle and tilts it over a toy hamurger patty on a slice of fake bread, which is sitting on a red plate.

Lending a Hand

CMU Develops Low-Cost Robotic Hand

By Aaron Aupperlee - Thursday, September 21, 2023
Portrait of John Stamper.

CMU Experts Turn Everyday Educators Into Data Scientists

By Caroline Sheedy - Wednesday, September 20, 2023
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CDC Selects Delphi Research Group at CMU as Center of Innovation in Outbreak Analytics and Disease Modeling

Center Will Receive $17.5 Million To Improve Data Use During Public Health Emergencies

By Aaron Aupperlee - Tuesday, September 19, 2023
A schematic for the itch-detecting ring shows the ring on a human hand with zoomed in sections that highlight the ring's components: an accelerometer and contact microphone, a microcontroller, and the custom PCB.

CMU Sensor Objectively Measures Scratching Intensity

Ph.D. Student Inventor Inspired by Personal Struggle With Chronic Itch

By Byron Spice - Tuesday, September 19, 2023
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Summer Awards Roundup

By Compiled by Susie Cribbs - Monday, September 18, 2023
Portrait of Daniel Fried.

Fried Awarded 2023 Okawa Research Grant

By Aaron Aupperlee - Wednesday, September 13, 2023
A group of 10 students gather around posterboard model of a building that is being navigated by a small car-like robot.

Carnegie Mellon University Launches Bachelor of Science in Robotics

Undergraduate Degree a First Among Leading Computer Science Schools

By Aaron Aupperlee - Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Portrait of Dongkyun Kim

AI Major Wins Automated Medical Diagnosis Challenge

By Aaron Aupperlee - Thursday, September 7, 2023