Carla Brodley, dean of the College of Computer and Information Science, was honored by the Association of Computing Machinery for her research in applied machine learning and her leadership in promoting participation of women and underrepresented minorities in computer science.
In the “gig economy,” where algorithms drive matches between workers and customers, hiring someone should be bias free, right? Not so, according to new research led by Northeastern’s Christo Wilson. The findings suggest racial and gender biases exhibited by two prominent online freelance marketplaces, TaskRabbit and Fiverr.
Network scientists at Northeastern have designed an algorithm capable of identifying the subset of components that reveal a complex system’s overall nature.
The research of Daniel Wichs, a new assistant professor in the College of Computer and Information Science, focuses on how cryptography can continue protecting personal data in an evolving digital age.
Northeastern’s new doctoral program in personal health informatics — the first of its kind in the nation — will prepare students for researching and developing new technologies that can have a global impact on healthcare.
Professor wins NCI grant to develop computer-animated conversational agents to guide cancer patients through clinical trials
Northeastern hosts a regional cyber defense face-off, where students fend off attacks and learn how to protect their organization’s network.