Recent Headlines-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Recent Headlines-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

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. 

Recent Headlines

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Ian Lane puts the smart in smart car

CMU-SV Professor Ian Lane has created the smart-car technology we’ve all been waiting for: Capio—a new system that can give your car both a brain and a voice. MORE
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Zhang’s new suit can enhance athletes’ performance with data

Thanks to ECE Professor Pei Zhang’s new Muscle Activity Recognition System, which uses tiny vibration sensors embedded in clothing to sense muscle fatigue, the athletes of the future will have access to a new kind of performance enhancer: data. MORE
Monday, June 26, 2017

With OSSpal, Wasserman aims to make it easier to find high-quality open source software

Professor Tony Wasserman, Professor of Software Management Practice and Executive Director of the Center for Open Source Investigation, has created, an online platform for where users can experiment with and evaluate a wide range of open source software. MORE
Friday, May 12, 2017

Powering the smart cities of the future

Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley Professor Bob Iannucci discusses PowerDué, a derivative of Aduino Dué that allows students to write software and measure the power implications of that software. MORE
Friday, May 12, 2017

Iannucci uses The Matrix to train drones in tracking objects

Prof. Bob Iannucci and his team, consisting of ECE researchers Ervin Teng, Joao Diogo de Menezes Falcao, and Cef Ramirez, are working on a number of projects to train drones through real-time deep learning. MORE
Monday, April 10, 2017

CMU-SV students disrupt airline industry at Emirates-sponsored hackathon

Are holographic chat bots the future of airline customer service? Integrated Innovation Institute students take first prize at Emirates sponsored hackathon for their innovative approach to customer interface. MORE
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Using space-time code analysis to thwart hackers

CMU-SV Professor Corina Pasareanu, along with her group of CMU researchers, is building tools that can stop hackers before they even get started – using the space-time analysis of code. MORE
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Eatoji: home-styled meals right to your door

CMU-SV alumnus Subhasish Chakraborty creates Eatoji, a startup that delivers home-styled meals right to your door MORE
Friday, January 13, 2017

CMU-SV team takes first prize at UCSC Hackathon by developing virtual waiter

A team of Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valey students win first prize at UCSC Hackathon by developing virtual waiter. MORE
Friday, January 13, 2017

Innovate in the Wild: Practicum Projects

During the fall 2016 semester, Adobe, Ericsson, Google and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) also sponsored practicum projects with topics spanning from smartphone sensors and drone imagery to container security and movie recommendation systems. Ten teams of MSIT students built web platforms and mobile apps, analyzed user surveys, created novel research tools and made valuable contributions to the fields of computing, mobile systems and security. MORE

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