The 2019 Visualization Academy inductees are Stuart K. Card, Sheelagh Carpendale, John Dill, David S. Ebert, Thomas Ertl, Eduard Gröller, Markus Gross, Hans Hagen, Pat Hanrahan, Charles D. Hansen, Jeffrey M. Heer, Chris R. Johnson, Kenneth I. Joy, Arie E. Kaufman, Daniel A. Keim, David H. Laidlaw, William E. Lorensen, Kwan-Liu Ma, Jock D. Mackinlay, Tamara Munzner, Gregory M. Nielson, Hanspeter Pfister, Frits H. Post, Lawrence J. Rosenblum, Ben Shneiderman, Claudio T. Silva, John T. Stasko, Jarke J. van Wijk, Amitabh Varshney, and Anders Ynnerman.
Adefolarin Bolaj is a graduate student in the Department of Computer and Information Technology. His research focuses on the provision of security for internet related activities (Cyber Security) that produce large volumes of data (Big Data).
Children are victimized every day in child pornography cases, but hidden behind the societal outcry to protect them are the law enforcement investigators forced to shuffle through sometimes thousands of illegal images. Kathryn Seigfried-Spellar, however, won’t let those enforcement officials be forgotten.
Lorraine Kisselburgh, Fellow at Purdue University’s Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS), was appointed Chair of ACM’s Technology Policy Council effective July 1, 2019.
Purdue CERIAS and ECE faculty member, Shreyas Sundaram, has joined the Center for Resilient Infrastructures, Systems, and Processes (CRISP) as Associate Director, effective August 15, 2019.
Booz Allen Hamilton, one of the largest management and technology consulting companies in the U.S., has established space in Purdue@WestGate and is collaborating with Purdue University’s Discovery Park to develop solutions to address some of the country’s key national security challenges.