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Killer Robots - UNSW Computing Public Lecture Series

Feb 2, 2016

How do you stop Killer Robots? Thousands of experts in AI and Robotics recently signed an open letter to the UN calling for a ban on offensive autonomous weapons, or as the media like to call them, killer robots. ... Read more

Congratulations Scientia Professor Boualem Benatallah

Feb 2, 2016

Congratulations to Scientia Professor Boualem Benatallah on receiving a prestigious IBM 2015 Faculty Award. Read more

Welcome to CSE Lina Yao

Feb 2, 2016

Welcome to Dr Lina Yao who has joined CSE from the University of Adelaide as a lecturer. Lina was recently awarded an ARC DECRA and comes to CSE with an impressive track record. Please join us in making her welcome. Read more

New Seminars Page

Jan 28, 2016

New seminar listing page is now available in myCSE. For more information visit: https://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/engage-with-us/cse-seminars/ Includes info on the CSE Seminar Series, which are held every Thursday in the Seminar room, Level 1 K17. Read more

Pasindu Aluthwala's Working Chip

Jan 12, 2016

CSE PhD student, Pasindu Aluthwala, has broken the “6 dB/bit rule”, a 67 year old popular signal processing limit. Pasindu has been looking into designing area and power efficient on-chip digital sine-wave synthesizers for on-chip self-test, lab-on-chip, and communication system applications. ... Read more

University of NSW beats Sydney University in race for school-leavers' preferences

Jan 12, 2016

The University of New South Wales has overtaken the University of Sydney as the number one university preference for NSW school leavers. Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/national/education/university-of-nsw-beats-sydney-university-in-race-for-schoolleavers-preferences-20160110-gm31ng. ... Read more

The Google Third Year Prize

Jan 12, 2016

Congratulations to Florencia Irena on winning The Google Third Year Prize in 2015: The prize is for the best performance in any three of selected CSE Courses and is worth $1,000. CSE thanks Google for sponsoring this prize for our students. ... Read more

The Macquarie Performance Prize

Jan 12, 2016

Congratulations to the following students on winning The Macquarie Performance Prize for Year 1 in 2015: 1st: Matthew Di Meglio ($500) 2nd: Minjie Shen ($350) 3rd: Leon Nguyen (250) Congratulations to the following students on winning The Macquarie Performance Prize for Year 2 in 2015: 1st: ... Read more

The Amadeus COMP9322 Prize

Dec 15, 2015

Congratulations to Roshan Klissarov and Michael McDonnell on co-winning The Amadeus COMP9322 Prize for this year. The prize is for the best performance in COMP9322 Service-Oriented Architectures and is for $500. CSE thanks Amadeus IT Pacific for sponsoring this prize for our students. ... Read more

The DataCracker SENG4911 Prize

Dec 15, 2015

Congratulations to the following students on winning The DataCracker SENG4911 Prize this year: 1st Hamish Durkin ($2,000) 2nd Steven Baskin ($1,000) 3rd Jon Chronopoulos ($500) The Prize is for the best three performances in SENG4911 Thesis Part B (Software Engineering) CSE thanks Numbers for ... Read more

The Optus COMP9417 Prize 2015

Dec 15, 2015

Congratulations to Karl Krauth on winning The Alumni COMP9242 Prize this year. The prize is for the best performance in COMP9242 Advanced Operating Systems. CSE thanks Gernot Heiser for organising this prize, and the CSE alumni and staff who have donated towards the $2000 prize. ... Read more

The CSE Undergraduate Performance Prize

Dec 15, 2015

Congratulations to the following students on winning the The CSE Undergraduate Performance Prize for 2015. ... Read more

The CSE Postgraduate Performance Prize, Semester 2

Dec 15, 2015

Congratulations to the following students on winning the The CSE Postgraduate Performance Prize for Semester 2 2015. ... Read more

The CSE Postgraduate Performance Prize, Semester 1

Dec 15, 2015

Congratulations to the following students on winning the The CSE Postgraduate Performance Prize for Semester 1 2015. ... Read more

The Quantium COMP2041 Prize

Dec 14, 2015

Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Quantium COMP2041 Prize. 1st, Adrian Goldwaser$1000 2nd, Donny Yang$600 3rd, Matthew Di Meglio $200 CSE thanks Quantium for sponsoring this prize. ... Read more

The Macquarie SENG2021 Group Prize

Dec 11, 2015

Congratulations to the following students on winning The Macquarie SENG2021 Group Prize for this year: Michael Liu Lawrence Ling Alen Bou-Haidar Katrina Mok Nathan Jones The prize is for the best presentation by a group in SENG2021 Software Engineering. ... Read more

Ben Rudzyn Memorial Prize in Microprocessors & Interfacing

Dec 11, 2015

Congratulations to the Ray Li on winning The Ben Rudzyn Memorial COMP2121 Prize for this year: The prize is for the best performance in COMP2121 Microprocessors & Interfacing. CSE sincerely thanks Susan and Joseph Rudzyn for sponsoring $750 for this prize. ... Read more

The Atlassian COMP1927 Prize

Dec 11, 2015

Congratulations to: 1st: Ray Li ($500) 2nd: Matthew Di Meglio ($500) on winning The Atlassian COMP1927 Prize this year. The prize is for the best two performances in COMP1927 Computing 2. CSE thanks Atlassian for sponsoring this prize for our students. ... Read more

The ResMed COMP1917 Prize

Dec 11, 2015

Congratulations to the following students on winning the ResMed COMP1917 Prize for this year: 1st: Sebastian Holzapfel ($500) 2nd: Blake Dutton ($300) 3rd: Joshua Merritt ($200) The prize is for the best three performances in COMP1917 Computing 1. ... Read more

Connect with CSE + Civil PG Coursework Students!

Dec 8, 2015

PG Conversational English Club Would you like to strengthen your conversational English skills whilst networking and socialising with other postgraduate engineering students in a casual learning environment? ... Read more

The 2015 Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) Results

Dec 8, 2015

CSE is the main contributor for UNSW in the 08 (information and Computing Sciences) Field of Research. UNSW achieved the highest possible rating of 5: well above world standard in the 08 Field of Research. ... Read more

CSE Alumni Nesrin Saab: Westpac Employee of the Year 2015
CSE Alumni Nesrin Saab: Westpac Employee of the Year 2015

Dec 8, 2015

Congratulations to CSE Alumni Nesrin Saab for winning Westpac's Employee of the Year for 2015. Nesrin completed her Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) with CSE, graduating with Honours. Well done Nesrin! Read more

The Anita Borg Award

Dec 8, 2015

Congratulations to Vanessa Ung on winning the Anita Borg Award this year, worth $2000. ... Read more

2015 ACRA Best Paper Award
2015 ACRA Best Paper Award

Dec 8, 2015

Congratulations to CSE's Claude Sammut and Adrian Ratter for winning the 2015 ACRA Best Paper Award. More info: http://www.araa.asn.au/conferences/acra-2015/table-of-contents/ Read more

2015 UNSW Staff Excellence Awards

Dec 8, 2015

CSE has done very well the year at the University and Faculty staff excellence awards. Congratulations to Cassandra Nock for winning a UNSW Staff Excellence Award in the Excellence in Professional Services Level 7-10 category. ... Read more

The Optus COMP9417 Prize 2015

Dec 8, 2015

Congratulations to Laura Hodges on winning The Optus COMP9417 Prize for this year worth $2000. The prize is for the best performance in COMP9417 Machine Learning and Data Mining. CSE thanks Optus for sponsoring this prize for our students. ... Read more

The Department of Defence (Graduate Office) COMP3331 Computer Networks and Applications Prize

Dec 8, 2015

Congratulations to the 2015 winners of The Department of Defence(Graduate Office) COMP3331 Computer Networks and Applications Prize: First: Florencia Irena ($500) Second: Yunxiang Ge ($300) Third: Claudia Yuan-Ming Tu ($200) CSE thanks the Department of Defence (Graduate Office) for sponsoring ... Read more

2015 CISRA Best Research Paper Prize

Dec 1, 2015

Congratulations to Sara Khalifa on winning the CiSRA Best Research Paper Prize, for her paper titled: "Pervasive Self-powered Human Activity Recognition without the Accelerometer" Honorable mentions go to second and third place: (2nd) Martin Alekandrov, "Online Fair Division: Analysing a Food ... Read more

Australia to host RoboCup in June 2019!

Nov 30, 2015

Business Events Sydney (BESydney) and partners, UNSW and RoboCup Junior Australia, have won a bid to host RoboCup, the world’s largest annual robotics competition. http://www.cio.com.au/article/589796/australia-host-robocup-june-2019/ https://newsroom.unsw.edu.au/news/science-tech/robots-are-coming Read more

CSE's Professor Gernot Heiser named ICT Researcher of the Year 2015

Nov 28, 2015

Congratulations to Gernot Heiser on being named the ICT Researcher of the Year for 2015 by the Australian Computer Society in the ACS Digital Disruptor Awards. https://acs.org.au/news-and-media/media-releases/media-releases/media-release-ato,-serco,-lead-asc-digital-disruptors-awards-winners-list Read more

IEEE Appointments to CSE Staff

Nov 28, 2015

Congratulations to two CSE staff on being elevated as IEEE Fellows! ... Read more

Computing course for High School Students

Nov 17, 2015

Each year a limited number of selected talented students are offered the opportunity to enrol as a UNSW student whilst still at school and take COMP1917, our highly popular first-year computing course. This Course is commonly called HS1917. ... Read more

Congratulations Sara Khalifa

Nov 4, 2015

CSE PhD student Sara Khalifa has won the best poster award at the IEEE Technologies of the Future 2015 under "Signal processing, imaging, and embedded system" category. The poster competition was open to students from all universities across NSW. ... Read more

CSE Seminars

Nov 4, 2015

CSE Seminars are held every Thursday in the Seminar room, Level 1 K17. Contact Edwin Bonilla for more information. Read more

ARC Success

Nov 1, 2015

Congratulations to the following CSE Academic staff for their recent success in the Australian Research Council (ARC) grants round: Prof Sowmya Arcot ($285 000) Prof Boualem Benatallah ($557 000) Dr Gabi Keller and A/Prof Manual Chakravarty ($330 000) Lijun Chang ($335 000) More info at the ARC ... Read more

Funding for startup Premonition.oi

Oct 19, 2015

This week we had the big news of our startup Premonition.oi securing investment from Rimon Investment Fund For an overview of his story and how the SED model took founder Brad Lorge and his team from concept to investment, see this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=agmd5islunQ Read more

Microsoft Australia Guest Speaker - Wed 14 Oct 2015, 5.45pm

Oct 13, 2015

Lawrence Robert Crumpton Technology Evangelist - Developer eXperience (DX), Microsoft Australia On: Wednesday October 14 Time: 5.45pm – 6. ... Read more

CSE Alumnus Ori Allon still making headlines!

Sep 17, 2015

CSE Alumnus Ori Allon still making headlines - this time in online realestate : SMH article. Read more

QS World University Rankings 2015
QS World University Rankings 2015

Sep 15, 2015

UNSW Engineering has climbed six places to rank 21st in the QS World University Rankings thanks to excellence in academic and employer reputation and strong subject performances. ... Read more

Google PhD Fellowship 2015

Sep 1, 2015

Congratulations to CSE student, Qian Ge, for winning a Google PhD fellowship. Qian is supervised by Scientia Professor Gernot Heiser. ... Read more

2015 ACP Award for Research Excellence in Constraint Programming

Aug 11, 2015

Congratulations to CSE's Professor Toby Walsh on being selected as the recipient of the 2015 ACP Award for Research Excellence in Constraint Programming. The award is given out every other year. http://www.a4cp.org/awards/research-excellence-award Read more

Professor Maurice Pagnucco reappointed CSE HoS

Aug 4, 2015

Congratulations to CSE's Professor Maurice Pagnucco, who has been re-appointed as Head of School of Computer Science and Engineering. Keep up the good work Maurice! Read more

1990s CSE Reunion
1990s CSE Reunion

Aug 3, 2015

Did you study Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering at UNSW during the 1990s? Then come along to our first ever 1990s CSE Reunion! The 1990s saw our first Engineering degree (Computer Engineering), and the School of Computer Science and Engineering formed (1991). ... Read more

NICTA Student Survey

Jul 29, 2015

NICTA are looking at ways to improve opportunities for students to connect with small to medium sized businesses. To provide a service that students want, we need to understanding student needs. The survey is 12 questions and takes less than 4 minutes. The link to the survey is: https://clink. ... Read more

UNSW Australia RoboCup Champions 2015
UNSW Australia RoboCup Champions 2015

Jul 22, 2015

UNSW Australia has had another fantastic year at the world RoboCup Championships in the Standard Platform League. ... Read more

RoboCup 2015
RoboCup 2015

Jul 7, 2015

This year Team UNSW Australia head to Hefei China to defend their title as Robocup SPL World Champions. The travelling team consists of staff members Brad Hall and Claude Sammut, students Sean Harris, Luke Pearson and Kenneth Ng and alumni Roger Liu and Peter Schmidt. ... Read more


NASSCOM Highly Commended IT Innovation Award, 2015

May 4, 2015

Congratulations to Girish Revadigar and Chitra Javali, PhD Students under the supervision of Prof. Sanjay Jha, for winning the "NASSCOM Highly Commended IT Innovation Award, 2015" for their project "Ultra-lightweight Security Mechanisms for Wearable Devices". ... Read more

NICTA Summer Scholar Best Project Prize 2015

Mar 25, 2015

Congratulations to Ziyi Zhou and Xiwen Zhao for receiving the NICTA Summer Scholar Best Project Prize for their project "Simulation of wireless protocol for traffic density estimation in vehicular network" supervised by Lavy Libman. Read more

CSE's Professor Gernot Heiser named ACM Fellow for Innovations in Computing

Feb 12, 2015

ACM has recognized 47 of its members for their contributions to computing that are driving innovations across multiple domains and disciplines. http://awards.acm.org/fellow/ Read more