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Franz’s research featured on “The Economist”

Computer Security: Divided we stand


Organisms stop infections spreading by being diverse.  So can computer apps. 

Michael Franz, a computer scientist at the University of California, Irvine, believes the answer to thwart cyber attacks is to learn from nature. 


View the full article on The Economist

NetSys Distinguished / CS Seminar Series Talk

Speaker:  David E. Culler, Electrical and Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley

Title:  An Operating System Architecture for CyberPhysical Systems in Buildings and Grids – steps toward sustainable energy Networks

Date:  Friday, May 9, 2014 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location:  DBH 6011

Host:  Eli Bozorgzadeh, Associate Professor, Computer Science Department

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Prof. Doemer received the Best Paper Award at DATE

20140325-159Professor Rainer Doemer’s paper entitled “May-Happen-in-Parallel Analysis based on Segment Graphs for Safe ESL Models” has received the Best Paper Award at the Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE) conference this year.   The paper was selected out of a record number of over 1000 submissions.   DATE is the top conference for embedded system design – more information can be found at the this link:

EDAA Outstanding Dissertation Award for Dr. Weiwei Chen

OutstandingDissertationAward0314Dr. Weiwei Chen received the Outstanding Dissertation Award 2013 in the category of “New Directions in Embedded System Design and Embedded Software” from the European Design and Automation Association (EDAA) at the Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE) conference 2014.  Dr. Chen received her Ph.D. degree from UC Irvine in 2013 while working at CECS under the guidance of Prof. Rainer Doemer on the topic of “Out-of-Order Parallel Simulation for Electronic System-Level Design”.  More information can be found at this link:

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