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Accomplishments of Our Students

2018

Garrett Beatty (Class of 2019) and Ethan Kochis (Class of 2020) presented a paper that they co-authored with Dr. Bloodgood at the International Conference of Semantic Computing in Laguna Hills, California on January 31 – February 2, 2018.   Their presentation was titled “Impact of Batch Size on Stopping Active Learning for Text Classification”.   Read more.

2017

Brittany Reedman (Class of 2018), Emily Kazenmayer (Class of 2019), Ananya Srinivasan (2019), Victoria (Tori) Swartz (2019), and Sophia (Sophie) Goldberg (Class of 2020) attended the Grace Hopper Conference in Orlando, Florida in October 2017.  

Ananya Srinivasan (Class of 2019) was awarded a NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) for summer 2017 and performed research in the area of metadata and taxonomy at the Information Technology Lab in Gaithersburg, MD. Read more.

Angela Huang (Class of 2017), Dylan Wulf (2017),  and Stephen Klein (Class of 2018)  were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Read more.

Randell Carrido(Class of 2018), Victoria (Tori) Swartz (2019), and Sophia (Sophie) Goldberg (2019) received Collaborative Research Experience for Undergraduates (CREU) funding and performed research during the 2017-18 academic year under the supervision of Dr. Deborah Knox. Their project was titled “PIR Room Occupancy Detection and Client/Server Support for a Cross-platform Real-time Mobile Application” Read more.

Tomer Aberbach (Class of 2020), Ethan Zeigler (2020),  Darshan Kalola (Class of 2019), and two other science majors placed second (2nd) at the Google Games held in New York City in April 2017.  Read more.

Spencer Viviano (Class of 2019) and his teammate were awarded second place in the Mayo Business Plan Competition in April 2017.  Read more

Sean Anukweum (Class of 2017), Evan Melquist (Class of 2018), Michael Altschuler (Class of 2020) and Derek Kneisel (2020) attended the SIGCSE conference, held in Seattle, Washington in March 2017, as part of a networking experience.  Read more.

Angela Huang (Class of 2018) was invited to and attended the Programming Languages Mentoring Workshop (PLMW) held in Paris, France in January 2017. Read more


2016

Angela Huang (Class of 2017) participated in research supporting algorithm development in computational biology as an Amgen Scholar at Washington University in St. Louis in summer 2016. Read more.

Elisa Idrobo (Class of 2018) participated in a TECBio REU at the University of Pittsburgh in summer 2016. The TECBio program focuses on the simulation and visualization of biological systems at multiple scales. Read more.

Joie Murphy (Class of 2017) was awarded a NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) for summer 2016 and performed research in the area of user interface design for terminology generation at the Information Technology Lab in Gaithersburg, MD. Read more.

Benjamin Meyer (Class of 2016) and Michael McNally (2015) created the TCNJ Rideshare App as part of their mentored research with Dr. Deborah Knox.  The app is now live and download information can be found on the TCNJ Rideshare webpage.  Read more.

Matthew Steuerer (Class of 2016), Andrew Miller (2016), and Nathan Gould (2017) successfully competed in the ACM Student Research Competition held at the 47th Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE 2016 Conference in Memphis, TN in March 2016.  Matthew was awarded 2nd in this national competition.  Read more.


2015

Kyle Davis (Class of 2016) was awarded a NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) for summer 2015.  Kyle conducted research at the Information Technology Lab in the area of computer graphics and motion detection using a head mounted virtual reality display into a system employing graphics and 360 degree video scenes. Read more.

Daniel Lessoff (Class of 2015) was awarded a NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) for summer 2015 and worked in the area of computer security on a project entitled “Development of network diagnostic tools for Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Security extensions.” Read more.

Derek Duchesne (Class of 2015) and Brandon Gottlob (2016) successfully competed in the ACM Student Research Competition held at the 46th Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE 2015 Conference in Kansas City, MO in March 2015. Read more.


2014

Joie Murphy (Class of 2017), Kate Evans (2017), and J.R. Villari (2016) received Collaborative Research Experience for Undergraduates (CREU) funding and performed research during the 2014-15 academic year under the supervision of Dr. Dimitris Papamichail. Their project aimed to create efficient algorithms and computational tools for the construction of optimized, rationally-designed synthetic genes. Read more.

Patrick D’Errico (Class of 2014), Joseph Canero (2015), and Conor Kelton (2015), successfully competed in the ACM Student Research Competition held at the 45th Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, SIGCSE 2014 Conference in Atlanta, GA, in March 2014. All placed in the top 5, and Patrick was awarded 3rd place in this national competition  Read More.

Hardik Patel (Class of 2015), Chris Hranj (2016), and Gary Patricelli (2016), participated in the Secure Information Systems Mentoring and Training (SISMAT) program at Dartmouth College. Read More.

CS students, Patrick D’Errico (Class of 2014), Daniel Lessoff (2015), and Kylie Gorman (2016) performed research in Networks, Security, and Vision at Argonne National Lab, NIST and University of Central Florida. Read More.


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