Leading Silicon Valley in Research
Carnegie Mellon University is a celebrated research center, home to the world's leading experts. In Silicon Valley, we are researching the most important issues in technology and making connections to academia, industry, and innovation. In the past decade, the campus has developed a strong and growing set of research programs related to mobile computing, security, the Internet of Things, machine learning, and software as a service.
Faculty and researchers collaborate with corporate partners and sponsors in Silicon Valley to meet critical challenges, while students gain invaluable experience and exposure to innovation at the ground level.
Researchers convene regular sessions to share ideas, discuss findings and connect new developments with current projects.
Announcements & Publications
News about faculty projects, presentations, appearances, papers and scholarly activities. Faculty: submit your items to email@example.com
- Sheryl Root, associate professor of the practice in the Integrated Innovation Institute, is a keynote speaker at WITI's Women in Technology Summit in Santa Clara, June 1-3; she'll discuss "INTRApreneurship: How to Succeed with Entrepreneurial Efforts Inside Today's Corporations" with executives and leaders from Bay Area companies.
- A research paper by Ph.D. student Lin-Shung Huang, with MSIT alumnus Shrikant Adhikarla, former CMU faculty member Collin Jackson and Dan Boneh of Stanford University, about forging SSL certificates, was presented at the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy 2014 in San Jose in May.
- Tony Wasserman, Professor of the Practice in the Integrated Innovation Institute, is general chair of the 2014 International Conference on Open Source Systems in San José, Costa Rica.
- Corina Pasareanu, Senior Systems Scientist, is General Chair for this year's ISSTA'14 (International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis) and next year will be one of the two Program Chairs for CAV'15 (International Conference on Computer Aided Verification). These are the top conferences in verification for both software and hardware. CMU-SV Researcher Temesghen Kahsai will also serve as local chair for CAV'15.
- Facebook has acquired Mobile Technologies, founded by CMU CS faculty member Alex Waibel, who worked with CMU-SV faculty researchers Joy Ying Zhang, Matthias Eck, and Ian Lane to develop the translation app Jibbigo; reported in TechCrunch and PCWorld