Tag: Computer Science

Computer Science Department Launches Research Academy

Computer Science Department Launches Research Academy

Continuing its strong tradition of supporting undergraduate research, the Rutgers University–Camden Department of Computer Science has launched the Computer Science Research Academy this fall. If accepted into the program, undergraduate students are eligible to receive research grants, funded by various departments and faculty at Rutgers–Camden, with the requirement that they work 8 to 10 hours […]

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Engineering Organisms for Renewable Energy

Engineering Organisms for Renewable Energy

In the ongoing race to find new methods of sustainability, two Rutgers University–Camden students have pulled ahead of the pack. Bacteria and other biological organisms can be genetically modified to produce larger amounts of fuel and similar products used for renewable energy. Using a software program they developed, computer science majors Jim Kelley and Tony […]

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Collaborative Project Promotes Undergraduate Research in Computer Science

Collaborative Project Promotes Undergraduate Research in Computer Science

Computer science majors at Rutgers University–Camden are participating in a research project with students from two other institutions thanks to a new grant that encourages collaborative research at the undergraduate level. The National Science Foundation awarded funding to Rutgers–Camden, Bryn Mawr College, and St. Joseph’s University for the three-year collaboration, which involves computational geometry and […]

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Computational Analysis Plays Key Role in Developing Treatments for Infectious Diseases

Computational Analysis Plays Key Role in Developing Treatments for Infectious Diseases

In the fight against infectious diseases, researchers often look for new methods to improve treatments and find cures. Computational biology is one field that is playing an increasingly significant role in that fight. “There is a constant quest to find new therapeutics or improve on existing ones and computational analysis is becoming more important to […]

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Computer Science Students Win Honorable Mention from Computing Research Association

Computer Science Students Win Honorable Mention from Computing Research Association

Two senior Rutgers–Camden computer science majors have been recognized by the Computing Research Association for outstanding research projects completed this year. Brian Brubach of Philadelphia and Robert MacDavid of Collingswood received honorable mention for the prestigious 2014 CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Awards.  The CRA’s award program recognizes undergraduate students at North American universities who show […]

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