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DRIVEN TO DISCOVER: ZIZHUO XU

DRIVEN TO DISCOVER: ZIZHUO XU

UD undergraduate student, Zizhuo Xu, discusses his experience conducting research with Dr. Shanshan Ding over the summer in a new UDaily article. Their work together focused on machine learning and big data analytics, particularly as they relate to human decision...

TRAINING ETHICAL HACKERS: Computer engineering students hone their skills at cybersecurity competitions and hackathons

TRAINING ETHICAL HACKERS: Computer engineering students hone their skills at cybersecurity competitions and hackathons

Students are advised by Andy Novocin and Nektarios Tsoutsos, who are both assistant professors in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. This pair of professors is creating a culture of collaboration and creative problem solving. Through these events, and the practice sessions leading up to them, students learn hardware and software skills to protect devices from security threats. They also develop soft skills, like communication and teamwork.