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  Feats to Fortify Internet Security
  As an influential scholar in the crucial practice and theory of computer security, Nadia Heninger, Magerman Term Assistant Professor in Computer and Information Science, finds consequential digital vulnerabilities, and devises and shares solutions before harm ensues. She works to make systems more secure by understanding how they fail, generating insights that have prevented grievous losses of data, privacy and security.
 
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  Penn's Distributed Systems Lab Receives $3.5 Million for Developing Innovative Defenses
 
CIS faculty members Andreas Haberlen, Raj and Neera Singh Assistant Professor, Boon Thau Loo, Associate Professor, and Linh Thi Xuan Phan, Research Assistant Professor, and a team of Georgetown University researchers have received a three-year, $3.5 million grant from the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) to develop fundamentally new defenses against distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.
 
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  Balancing Privacy and Security in Network Analysis
 
Michael Kearns, co-director of the Warren Center and National Center Professor of Management & Technology, Aaron Roth, Raj and Neera Singh Assistant Professor in Computer and Information Science, their student Steven Wu, and Warren Center postdoc Grigory Yaroslavtsev, recently published a study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that outlines new algorithms that conduct network analysis techniques.
 
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  Rahul Mangharam and Aaron Roth Receive Presidential Early Career Awards
 
Rahul Mangharam, Associate Professor in the Departments of Electrical and Systems Engineering and Computer and Information Science, and Aaron Roth, Raj and Neera Singh Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Science, are the recipients of the 2016 Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).
 
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Y-Prize Competition 2015–2016

We have selected three exciting new technologies created by Penn researchers, and now it’s your turn to propose the best commercial applications. We invite you to unleash your creativity, build your entrepreneurial skills, and team up with some great people along the way.Please join us for the Y-Prize Kick-off on Monday, September 28th, 6:30–9:00 p.m. at the Smilow Center for Translational Research. The winner will receive $10,000 and licensing support to help launch their business. Three finalists teams will each receive $2,500. If you plan to attend, please RSVP here.

Penn Engineering in 100 Seconds

Penn Engineering in 100 Seconds, hosted by the Engineering Deans' Advisory Board (EDAB) on October 1, featured eight Penn Engineering professors who discussed, in less than 100 seconds, research, personal passions, or any other topic that interested them. View videos from the lectures here.

Y-Prize Competition 2015–2016

We have selected three exciting new technologies created by Penn researchers, and now it’s your turn to propose the best commercial applications. We invite you to unleash your creativity, build your entrepreneurial skills, and team up with some great people along the way.Please join us for the Y-Prize Kick-off on Monday, September 28th, 6:30–9:00 p.m. at the Smilow Center for Translational Research. The winner will receive $10,000 and licensing support to help launch their business. Three finalists teams will each receive $2,500. If you plan to attend, please RSVP here.