Features & Announcements

Dr. James Hahn

Dr. Hahn receives 5-year $1.6M R01 grant

Congratulations to Dr. James Hahn, who has received a five-year, $1.6 million R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development.


Extreme Imaging

Dr. Robert Pless foresees the myriad beneficial applications of images that security and smartphone cameras capture, and he is capitalizing on them to help address national needs and social justice issues.


A Composite View

What if one of the 50-plus small computers contained in today’s average car failed, and it was the computer that controls the car’s braking system? Or what if one of the computers that help manage a city’s water control plant failed?


Professor of the Practice in Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at The George Washington University in Washington DC, invites applications and nominations for a Professor of the Practice position starting potentially as early as July 2017.

Dr. Pless

Robert Pless to chair Computer Science department

Dr. Robert Pless joined GW’s Department of Computer Science on January 1, 2017 as professor of computer science and chair of the department. He will be the inaugural holder of the Patrick and Donna Martin Endowed Professorship.


Computer science faculty in the news

Faculty and researchers from the GW's Cyber Security and Privacy Research Institute and the Department of Computer Science frequently are sought out by the media to comment on and explain issues of the day related to computing and computer security.


Lance Hoffman sits on “Crypto Wars 2.0” panel

Cyber Security and Privacy Research Institute director Professor Lance Hoffman participated in the “Crypto Wars 2.0: How Should the U.S. Balance Privacy and National Security?” panel. Learn more and watch a video of the panel.