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SCIS set to host new interdisciplinary lunch series

Fall 2020 iLunch series – Fridays (12:00 pm – 1:00 pm) i^3 = interesting, interdisciplinary, interactive The School of Computing and Information Science is hosting an interdisciplinary seminar series to be held on Fridays throughout the Fall 2020 semester. Topics relating to artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), such as talks in the areas […]

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Seed Grant

Seed Grant Award Winners Announced

In April 2020, a call for proposals for the UMaine AI Initiative seed grant funding program was released in an effort to help UMaine faculty increase their competitiveness for extramural funding support to advance UMaine’s AI R&D agenda. A total of 16 applications were received by the June 1 application deadline and the quality of […]

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Research Assistantship opportunity announced

A PhD Research Assistantship position in Computer Science is available in Sekeh Lab. We are looking for highly motivated candidates with interest/background in Machine Learning, Data Science, and AI to join our group. The focus of the research will be on the following AI areas: Deep Neural Network Compression Online Feature Selection of Streaming Big […]

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Call for proposals for seed grant funding

Earlier this semester, the Office of the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School announced the University of Maine Artificial Intelligence Initiative.  Its vision is to make Maine a world-class hub for AI research, education, and applications through its mission to develop transformative AI-based solutions that enhance the social and economic well-being of the citizens […]

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