CS winners of SEAS Student R&D Showcase

October 31, 2019

2019 R&D Showcase CS winners

Approximately 130 graduate and undergraduate students competed for nearly $40,000 in prizes in the 2019 SEAS Student R&D Showcase. The Department of Computer Science (CS) congratulates our CS student and faculty mentor winners of the Showcase:


Department of Computer Science Winners
Graduate: “Predicting Spread of Fake News on Social Media”
First Author: Pedram Hosseini
Advisors: Drs. Mona Diab and David Broniatowski


Undergraduate: “Secure and Scalable Network Packet Processing”
First Author: Dennis Afanasev
Advisor: Dr. Tim Wood


Runner-up: “Automated Sentence Correction Using Machine Learning”
First Author: Zhantong Liang
Advisor: Dr. Abdou Youssef