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Computer NewsThe David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science on the University of Waterloo is hosting its second annual Undergraduate Research Opportunities Conference (UROC) this coming fall. Each month ACN provides its readers with in-depth particulars of the most recent Middle East IT tasks and analysis of the most popular international know-how issues. Just last month, Southwest Airlines suffered intermittent computer issues over a number of days that canceled tons of of flights and caused delays. However in right this moment’s Nature journal, Shantanu Debnath and colleagues at the University of Maryland reveal their new system can resolve three algorithms using quantum effects to perform calculations in a single step, the place a traditional computer would require a number of operations. The program will even cowl his travel costs to attend SC 2016 in Salt Lake City. IEEE Annals of the History of Computing covers computer historical past with scholarly articles … Read the rest

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Computer NewsA new research effort carried out by the drug titan Pfizer was able to efficiently locate 15 genetic mutations linked to depression, because of the 450,000 people who gave 23andMe permission to make use of their genetic data for such research. CSE Ph.D. pupil Michael Barrow (at proper) shall be acknowledged this November at Supercomputing (SC) 2016 as one of many first-ever 14 graduate college students selected to receive an inaugural analysis fellowship funded by Intel in collaboration with the Special Interest Group on High Performance Computing (SIGHPC). At the annual convention for the ACE-CSRs, UCL PhD pupil Jonathan Bootle offered joint work with Andrea Cerulli, Pyrros Chaidos, Jens Groth and Christophe Petit on space-environment friendly zero-information proofs, which was published earlier this year on the internationally main cryptography conference EUROCRYPT 2016. Students had been least involved in turning into a middle or high school computing instructor. Dr Emiliano de … Read the rest