By mixing political science with computer science, researchers at Rice hope to predict serious conflicts and wars between nations four to eight weeks in advance.
Lydia Kavraki, associate professor of computer science and bioengineering, has been chosen as one of the worldâ€™s 100 Top Young Innovators by Technology Review
Graduate student Andrew Ladd has received not one, but two awards, totaling $41,000 from Canada in support of his graduate studies at Rice.
To many, the name Ken Kennedy, Ann and John Doerr Professor of Computational Engineering, is synonymous with Rice University and the field of computer science.
In recognition of Ken Kennedy's contributions to Rice University, the board of trustees has conferred the highest institutional academic title of 'university professor' toÂ Ken Kennedy.
Two of the most distinguished members of Rice Universityâ€™s faculty, Richard Smalley and Ken Kennedy, have been named to the position of university professor.