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Unconventional Computing

Sep 20, 2019

Rice University is offering a unique Online Master of Computer Science degree this Fall. This new program will offer Rice’s world-class education in a flexible online format tailored to working adults. The program offers small class sizes, and the convenience of online learning is uniquely adapted to the needs...


Sep 20, 2019

In the highly connected world of today, complex systems are often composed of multiple computers that must work together. From automated factories to the latest smart homes and thermostats, these multi-agent systems are on the cutting edge of computer science. These systems come with their own unique challenges such as...


Nov 9, 2018

T-cell-based immunotherapy is one of the most promising new directions for cancer research. This kind of immunotherapy is time-consuming and expensive to conduct in a traditional wet lab, and so computational models have become invaluable in helping researchers to direct their investigation. In today’s podcast,...


Oct 26, 2018

Voting technology has been developing at a rapid pace in the 21st century; at this point, many communities in the United States use entirely electronic voting machines. However, these high-tech voting machines have significant security vulnerabilities which leave them open to attack from a variety of sources. In...