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Best Masters Degrees: 30 Most Innovative Women Professors Alive Today
January 28, 2016
Maja Matarić ranks 5th on the list of the top 30 most innovative female professors
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USC NEWS: Hyperloop Team Heads to SpaceX Competition in Texas
January 28, 2016
Student team hopes to be among those chosen to build their design
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KPCC: Caltrans and El Nino
January 27, 2016
James Moore was interviewed about Caltrans preparing L.A.'s aging infrastructure for El Nino
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Campus Technology: USC Schools Launch Joint Informatics Masters Degree
January 26, 2016
Campus Technology featured a new Communications Informatics degree from USC Annenberg and USC Viterbi. The degree will focus on data mining, big data, virtual and augmented reality and other technological advances changing the media landscape.
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Student Profile: Naa Adei Mante
January 25, 2016
Graduate Naa Adei Mante discusses how the Center for Engineering Diversity's Summer Institute prepared her for a successful four years of college and beyond
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City News Service: USC Schools partner to create new brand of professionals and degree
January 13, 2016
City News Service featured a new degree offered by USC Annenberg and USC Viterbi which will include courses on data analytics, crowdsourcing, online community management and more
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Mashable: 26 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2015
January 13, 2016
Mashable, in a list of the top innovations of 2015, featured the USC School of Social Work and USC Viterbi's PSINET algorithm
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 South China Morning Post: Meet your newest friend, nurse and carer: a robot who reads your moods and emotions
January 13, 2016
South China Morning Post quoted Maja Matarić about the use of robots in teaching social skills to autistic children
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The Verge: GM's partnership with Lyft is really about Uber
January 13, 2016
The Verge quoted Jeffrey Miller about General Motors partnering with Lyft.
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 NPR: Machines, Lost In Translation - The Dream Of Universal Understanding
January 13, 2016
NPR quoted Kevin Knight about efforts by computer scientists to develop universal translators.
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 MIT Technology Review: Best of 2015 - The Social-Network Illusion That Tricks Your Mind
January 13, 2016
MIT Technology Review featured research by Kristina Lerman and colleagues on how social networks can create the illusion that something is common when it's actually rare within a network.
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Wired: SynTouch Is Giving Robots the Ability to Feel Textures Like Humans Do
January 13, 2016
Wired mentioned that SynTouch, a company that makes sensors that give robots a human-like sense of touch, was developed at USC Viterbi
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Wired: For Google, Quantum Computing Is Like Learning to Fly
January 13, 2016
Wired quoted Daniel Lidar about the development of quantum computing
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Huffington Post: Nuclear Deal With Iran - Prospects for Scientific Cooperation, Safety and Sustainability in the Persian Gulf
January 13, 2016
The Huffington Post ran a column by Najmedin Meshakti about the nuclear deal with Iran
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The Sacramento Bee: Desert highway bridge revived after collapse
January 13, 2016
The Sacramento Bee quoted Henry Koffman on how El Niño weather could affect aging infrastructure.
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Nora Ayanian receives NSF Career Award
January 12, 2016
Scholar recognized for work in multi-robot coordination
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USC Viterbi Professors to be inducted into National Academy of Inventors
January 12, 2016
Dapkus, Fraser, and Molisch to be recognized for their innovations and impact on society
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Popular Mechanics: The Asteroid Hunters
January 12, 2016
Popular Mechanics quoted Madhu Thangavelu about the need to develop planetary defense systems against asteroids.
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US News: Viterbi’s Online Graduate Programs maintain top national rankings
January 11, 2016
Computer Science Program is #1 and the Engineering Program is #2
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REU 2016: Summer Undergraduate Research
January 05, 2016
Apply by February 3
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