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Congratulations to three ISP faculty members for their Pitt Innovator awards from the University of Pittsburgh Innovation Institute

Congratulations to three ISP faculty members for their Pitt Innovator awards from the University of Pittsburgh Innovation Institute - Professors Gregory F. Cooper, Vanathi Gopalakrishnan, and Xinghua Lu

The Pitt Innovator Awards are given to faculty or students who submit invention disclosures to the University via the Innovation Institute, that have resulted in licensing or optioning deals. These deals provide funding to teams for developing prototypes that can subsequently be validated and commercialized through entrepreneurship. 

Congratulations ISP Faculty member for receiving Pitt Cyber Accelerator Grants

Congratulations ISP Faculty member  Dr. Kevin Ashley and ISP student Jaromir Savelka for receiving Pitt Cyber Accelerator Grants for project title: "Annotating Machine Learning Data for Interpreting Cyber-Crime Statutes"

Pitt Cyber Accelerator Grants (PCAG) provide initial funding for novel and innovative projects that advance Pitt Cyber’s mission: to bring the breadth of one of the world’s leading public research universities to bear on the critical questions of networks, data, and algorithms, with a focus on the ever-changing gaps among law, policy, and technology.

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ISP Faculties' and student's publication featured in the Year-In-Review session at AMIA

Congratulations to ISP Faculties Drs. Wiebe, Dr. Hwa and Dr. Hochheiser and ISP student Gaurav Trivedi, for their NLPReViz Paper was featured in the Year-In-Review session at AMIA this year 
https://symposium2018.zerista.com/event/member/537724


Congratulations ISP Faculty Dr. Shandong Wu
Congratulations to ISP Faculty Dr. Shandong Wu for recent publication got coverage in media
Sarah S. AboutalibAly A. MohamedWendie A. BergMargarita L. ZuleyJules H. Sumkin and Shandong Wu, "Deep Learning to Distinguish Recalled but Benign Mammography Images in Breast Cancer Screening" Clinical Cancer Research, Oct 2018. http://clincancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2018/09/26/1078-0432.CCR-18-1115

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Congratulations to ISP Faculty Dr. Diane Litman and Dr. Yuru Lin

 

Dr. Diane Litman and Dr. Yuru Lin got a mention in the list of 39 women amazing researchers in computational social science. Congratulations to  ISP@SCI. It's great news that we have two women selected on the list from our school!

 

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