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computer science

Network news
Building big data storage
Published Aug 19, 2018
Team led by astrophysicist Alex Szalay receives $1.8M to build network that could transform how scientists store, access data
Computer science
App tracks Parkinson's symptoms
Published Aug 19, 2018
Using existing smartphone components, app gathers valuable diagnostic data in a non-clinical setting
National security
Software could safeguard power grid
Published Aug 19, 2018
If part of an electrical grid is compromised in a cyber attack, new software developed at Hopkins is designed to keep power flowing
In memoriam
Cybersecurity expert dies at 74
Published Aug 19, 2018
Gerald Masson founded JHU's Information Security Institute, was founding chair of Department of Computer Science
Computer modeling
Hopkins excels in processing department
Published Aug 19, 2018
MARCC's 22,000 processors save researchers money they would otherwise spend building their own computing centers
Smart data
A digital 'Sherlock Holmes'
Published Aug 19, 2018
Hopkins-led team receives $11M grant to build system that can extract useful information from video footage, photos, and other material
Ahh!natomy
High-tech tool projects spooky skeletons
Published Aug 19, 2018 Video
Don't let these creepy skeletons get under your skin—they're helping future doctors learn about anatomy
Human genome
How genetic differences contribute to disease
Published Aug 19, 2018
In largest study of its kind, Johns Hopkins scientists help show link between genetic expression and molecular changes within body tissues
Say what?
Lost in translation
Published Aug 19, 2018
Johns Hopkins team receives $10.7M grant to build machine translation system for obscure languages
HopHacks
Hack to the future
Published Aug 19, 2018
HopHacks hackathon challenges students to solve problems using technology