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Rice CS Researchers Accelerate Genome Variant Analysis

Rice CS team accelerates genome variant analysis, processing SARS-COV-2 data in minutes Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022

PhD student Tiancheng Xu presents new hardware accelerator with advisors Alan Cox and Scott Rixner at FCCM22

Rice research technician Russell Carlson-Stadler analyzes wastewater samples for signs of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

CDC names Houston Health Dept, Rice a wastewater epidemiology Center of Excellence Monday, Aug. 8, 2022

Rice CS' Todd Treangen & CEE's Lauren Stadler developed and maintain a weekly viral genome analysis to screen for SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern

Rice Faculty Member Xia "Ben" Hu standing outside against a building on campus

Xia “Ben” Hu and Rice CS’ DATA Lab win Outstanding Paper at ICML 2022 Monday, Aug. 8, 2022

G-Mixup graph augmentation substantially improves graph neural networks

Tianyang Pan and Rahul Shome stand under a tree on campus at Rice University

Toward robots working in the real world: Failure makes planning better Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022

Kavraki Lab's Tianyang Pan and Rahul Shome present on robotics planning tasks and motions at ICRA

Next-generation networks with fast changes and increased security

Next-generation networks with fast changes and increased security Thursday, Jul. 28, 2022

NSF grants Rice CS and partners $3M to develop runtime programmable networks

Rice University Professor Moshe Vardi

VardiFest22 honors Moshe Vardi’s career and accomplishments Tuesday, Jul. 26, 2022

Colleagues, researchers & former students will present during the 2-day workshop held in collaboration with the Federated Logic Conference

Luay Nakhleh, Huw Ogilvie, Meng Li

NSF grant links Computer Science, Statistics, and Phylogenetics at Rice University Thursday, Jul. 21, 2022

The research will develop novel techniques to scale MCMC to much larger data sets

Four Kavraki Lab grad students standing outside at Rice University

SARS-Arena reveals hidden hooks in virus Wednesday, Jul. 13, 2022

Program identifies conserved SARS-CoV-2 peptides that could be used to develop vaccines

Emu stands tall at detecting bacteria species

Emu stands tall at detecting bacteria species Thursday, Jun. 30, 2022

Treangen Lab program using common gene to profile microbial communities featured in Nature Methods journal

Data Scientist collaborating with Software Engineer at a company

Data Science vs Software Engineering: What's the Difference? Wednesday, Jun. 29, 2022

While data scientists extract and analyze data sets, software engineers develop systems and applications to meet user and business needs. Learn more from Rice.