New Collaboration is Cornerstone for Cybersecurity

“It’s exciting and it’s dangerous.” That’s how Ernesto Arreola describes our current state of connectivity in the world. The Information Security Assurance Manager for the City of El Paso was one of 23 attendees at the first community cybersecurity workshop at UTEP in August. The interactive session took place inside the newly established Center for […]

UTEP’s CyberCorps® SFS Program awards five scholarships

On Thursday, May 25, 2017, Dr. Salamah Salamah, on behalf of UTEP’s CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service (SFS) Program, announced the second class of SFS Scholars: Adriana Escobar De la Torre, Undergraduate student, Fast-Track MS-Software Engineering Thomas George, Undergraduate student, Fast-Track MS-Software Engineering Hector Cervantes, Undergraduate student, Fast-Track MS-Software Engineering Kristian Villanueva, Graduate student, MS-Software Engineering Daniel Cervantes, […]

UTEP S-STEM Program Gets $3.2 Million Boost

There is no question that cyber security is a concern and a priority in today’s world. Technology has become more advanced, allowing us to have online access remotely and 24/7… [See more here]

Maldonado Named Dean of UTEP’s College of Engineering

Theresa Maldonado, Ph.D., has been named Dean of the College of Engineering and Professor of Electrical Engineering at The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). Maldonado most recently served as founding senior vice president for research, innovation and economic development at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Her role there was to build […]

WiCyS brings together students

Eleven CS female students attended the Women in Cyber Security (WiCyS) 2017 Conference in Tucson, Arizona from March 31-April1.  The students participated in a variety of workshops and attended talks and poster sessions in the different areas of cyber-security. The name of the students who attended WiCyS 2017 are: Sairy Cohen Cruz Crystal Serrano Vivianna […]

Outstanding Paper Awards at NAFIPS’ 2016

We would like to congratulate Dr. Miguel Argaez and Dr. Martine Ceberio on receiving the Outstanding Paper Award at the 35th Annual Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society for their paper entitled,”A model reduction for highly non-linear problems using wavelets and Gauss-Newton method.” We would like to also extend our congratulations to […]

Outstanding Paper Award From NAFIPS’2016

We would like to congratulate Dr. Miguel Argaez and Dr. Martine Ceberio on receiving the Outstanding Paper Award at the 35th Annual Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society for their paper entitled,”A model reduction for highly non-linear problems using wavelets and Gauss-Newton method.”

Graph Generation for Fun and Profit

Abstract: Creating random graphs with a given degree sequence has applications from modelling networks to counting classes of graphs.  We will consider how these random graphs can be created and examine the drawbacks to the current algorithms.  Then, we will see where the inherent difficulty comes from in creating these random graphs. Finally, we will […]