Current news stories and press releases from Carnegie Mellon University's Silicon Valley campus are featured here.
We regularly report on the accomplishments and projects of our faculty, alumni, students and researchers. We also republish articles from CMU's main campus in Pittsburgh and from our industry and research partners. Articles from earlier in the year and news from previous years are available in the archives; use the left-hand navigation to view by year.
Friday, January 30, 2015CMU's College of Engineering introduces VentureBridge, an entrepreneurship experience in Silicon Valley offering student teams the chance to “pre-incubate” an idea for a tech-based company. MORE
Tuesday, January 27, 2015Assistant Research Professor Ian Lane (ECE) is partnering with Ford Motor Company at its new research center in Silicon Valley, to help develop in-car systems that can easily understand and process natural language commands from drivers. MORE
Friday, December 19, 2014
Startup company AgIC produces pens and printer cartridges with silver nano-particle ink that can make live circuits, ideal for education, design and testing. INI alumnus Yuki Nishida, one of the founders, looks to CMU-SV for support and exposure as they work to make circuit design accessible to anyone. MORE
Tuesday, October 21, 2014A proposal from CMU-SV faculty member Patrick Tague (ECE, INI) was one of four winning submissions in the Cisco Internet of Things Security Grand Challenge. MORE
Saturday, October 11, 2014Civil & Environmental Engineering faculty member Hae Young Noh spent her summer at the Silicon Valley campus as a part of a CMU short-term faculty exchange program, designed to promote collaboration between the Pittsburgh and Silicon Valley campuses and to foster the spirit of innovation that all of Carnegie Mellon's campuses have become known for. Republished from the College of Engineering. MORE
Wednesday, September 24, 2014This year's class of Swartz Entrepreneurial Fellows includes a Silicon Valley-based student from the Integrated Innovation Institute's MS Software Management program, Piyush Gupta, one of 13 graduate student innovators recognized by the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. MORE
Thursday, September 18, 2014ECE Associate Research Professor Pei Zhang spoke at the kickoff meeting on "Pittsburgh Resilient Cities" with several other CMU researchers. MORE
Tuesday, September 16, 2014Assistant Research Professor Osman Yağan and Researcher Temesghen Kahsai received three-year awards from the National Science Foundation to support current research projects. Yağan will study Robust and Optimal Design of Interdependent Networks; Kahsai is studying Verification of Heterogeneous Software Protocol Stacks. MORE
Friday, August 22, 2014
Enrollment at CMU’s Silicon Valley campus reaches another record in Fall 2014, with more than 275 students in five graduate programs. MORE
Sunday, August 10, 2014
On Sunday, August 10, CMU's Silicon Valley campus conferred graduate degrees to 39 Software Engineering students and 31 Software Management students in the 12th annual campus graduation ceremony. The keynote speaker was CMU alumnus Dr. Stephen Hoover, CEO of PARC, a Xerox company. MORE