Dr. Janyce Wiebe has passed away

Former NMSU CS Professor Dr. Janyce “Jan” Wiebe, most recently a professor with the University of Pittsburgh, passed away. Her advisee, Dr. Tom O’Hara, NMSU class of 2005, shares this: It was incredibly disheartening to find out that Dr. Janyce Wiebe (“Jan”) died this past December after a struggle with leukemia. She taught at NMSU…
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Former Department Head – Dr. Mark Wells – has passed away

Mark Brimhall Wells (June 10, 1929 – October 7, 2018) was a mathematician and computer scientist. He worked at the Los Alamos National Laboratory (1951-1980; appointed Group Leader of Computer Science Research in 1968), and as Department Head of the Computer Science Department at New Mexico State University (1980-1989). Dr. Wells received his PhD on…
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Computer Science Faculty in Smart Grid Research

The National Science Foundation recently announced the $20 million five-year grant for New Mexico’s SMART Grid Center under its Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR). NMSU will receive $7.3 million from the grant. Dean Enrico Pontelli will be leading the overall effort at NMSU. Drs. Huiping Cao, Satyajayant Misra, and Son Tran from Computer…
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Membership

The Computer Science department is: A member of the Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions  An Academic Alliance partner with the National Center for Women and Information Technology A College/University partner with the American Association of University Women 

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NMSU Computer Science Professor Receives Grant to Discover Biological Patterns

(Reproduced from NMSU News Center)   A professor in New Mexico State University’s Department of Computer Science recently received a National Science Foundation grant to develop automated methods to discover molecular patterns from human and mouse genomics data. Joe Song is an associate professor of computer science at New Mexico State University. (Courtesy photo) Joe…
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Computer Bytes Fall 2017 issue posted

The department’s annual newsletter, Computer Bytes, is up on the Newsletters Page.

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