Camillo “CJ” Taylor, professor in CIS, is leading a team in the DARPA SubT Challenge. Teams competing in the SubT Challenge are tasked with creating a robotics system that can successfully navigate underground tunnels, urban transportation systems and natural caves. GRASP Lab members and their students have joined forces with Exyn Technologies and Ghost Robotics, two GRASP Lab spin-offs, to secure their place as one of seven DARPA-funded teams in their track of the SubT Challenge.

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CIS News

Lyle Ungar Named AAAS Leshner Public Engagement Fellow

02.11.2020 | Read More

An Inca ceremonial center, recreated in a digital landscape

12.12.2019 | Read More

Sampath Kannan Named 2019 AAAS Fellow

12.06.2019 | Read More

CIS Events

CIS Seminar: “Risk-Aware Machine Learning at Scale”

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CIS Seminar: “Breaking and Building End-to-End Encrypted Systems”

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CIS Seminar: “Building Data-Driven Computers: Reimagining Systems to Reduce the High Costs of Large-Scale Data Processing”

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Why Penn CIS?

The Department of Computer and Information Science (CIS) at Penn Engineering is uniquely positioned to propel future intellectual leaders, entrepreneurs, thinkers and innovators to success.  As an Ivy League institution, and the first university in the nation, The University of Pennsylvania ensures its students a transformative experience. Computer science at Penn comes in a variety of forms to meet your specific interests.

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