Author Archives: Richard Linley

2016 ECOO and QSC East Regional High School Programming Contest

The School of Computing played host for the third time to the Educational Computing Organization of Ontario’s East Regional High School Programming Contest on April 30th. Twenty-two teams of up to four student programmers each participated, attempting to solve four … Continue reading

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School of Computing’s Pat Martin to help with new Customer Analytics research centre

Dr. Martin’s participation in the new Scotiabank Centre for Customer Analytics is noted in today’s Queen’s Gazette.

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Another PerkLab triumph!

Congratulations to Professor Gabor Fichtinger of the Queen’s School of Computing for another Matariki Network success. Dr. Fichtinger will contribute expertise in open source software for computer assisted interventions to the Biomechanics Meets Robotics: Methods for Accurate and Fast Needle … Continue reading

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Eslam G. AbdAllah receives Best Paper Award

Congratulations to Queen’s School of Computing Ph.D. candidate Eslam G. AbdAllah who received a Best Paper Award at the 13th IEEE International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing (DASC-2015), held in Liverpool, England, October 26-28, 2015, for his paper … Continue reading

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Synbiota biohacking kits let you do genetic engineering at home

A CBC story featuring QSC alumnus, Connor Dickie.

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School Director Honorary Speaker at Convocation

Dr. Selim G. Akl, Professor and Director of the Queen’s School of Computing, was the Honorary Speaker at the Queen’s University Convocation Ceremony on Thursday morning, June 11, 2015. Dr. Akl addressed the graduands from Anatomy & Cell Biology, Biochemistry, … Continue reading

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Spring Convocation 2015

Congratulations to those School of Computing graduands receiving degrees at the 10 June 2015 Convocation! Photos by Dave Dove.

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Former QSC Graduate Student Featured in Dissertation Boot Camp Article

Former QSC graduate student Dr. Kathrin Tyryshkin is featured in this Queen’s Gazette article about the Queen’s School of Graduate Studies’ Dissertation Boot Camp.

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QSC Undergrads In Microsoft Imagine Cup

We are delighted to note from this article in the Queen’s Gazette that the School of Computing has two teams of undergraduate students competing at the world’s level finals of the Microsoft Imagine Cup. They are Canadian champions in two … Continue reading

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QSC Founding Member Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

The Canadian Association of Computer Science/Association d’informatique Canadienne has announced that Beatrice (Trixie) Worsley (1921-1972) is an initial recipient of its new Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Worsley was the first female computer scientist in Canada and a founding member of … Continue reading

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