Rice placed 15th among 749 four-year private nonprofit institutions in the US for the number of bachelor’s degrees in engineering it awarded to women.
Negative impacts of technology will be addressed with research, education, outreach.
Vardi announced a new Rice initiative devoted to technology, culture and society.
Nest, an iOS game app, won the first-place prize in this year’s Hack Rice 8.5 Hackathon.
“I want to be able to build a scalable and efficient data-centered network infrastructure for big data applications such as machine learning algorithms and data basis."
Professor Ron Goldman is writing a book about Dual Quaternions.
HOUDINI is a neurosymbolic framework that allows lifelong learning of algorithmic tasks to transfer high-level concepts easily.
Rice University CS alumnus Gaurav Banga did not intend to become a serial startup guy. He said, "I became an entrepreneur when I discovered a problem I couldn’t put down.”
Meet Sherry Nassar, CS accounting assistant.