November 27, 2006
"Four Decades of Innovation," a symposium in honor of University Professor and computing pioneer Daniel Siewiorek's 60th birthday will be held on Monday, Dec. 4 on campus. Siewiorek is the Buhl University Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science and director of the Human-Computer Interaction Institute.
The event will honor Siewiorek's seminal contributions that have shaped the evolution of computer systems throughout the last four decades, including microprocessors, reliable and fault-tolerant computer systems, wearable computers and context-aware computing.
Graduate students are welcome to attend the talks. For the schedule and registration information, visit the symposium's website.
Source: Carnegie Mellon 8 1/2 x 11 News