ISR Announcements

Professor Crista Lopes Announced as ISR Associate Director

It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Professor Cristina (Crista) Lopes as Associate Director of UCI’s Institute for Software Research (ISR). 

Jun 01, 2016

Lopes Tides Foundation Pizzigati Prize

The Tides Foundation—a social justice and sustainability-focused organization—has awarded ISR Professor Crista Lopes the Antonio Pizzigati Prize for Software in the Public Interest. The prize, which includes a $10,000 cash grant, is given annually to a leader in open source software development who has made strides in the nonprofit sector and in social change movements. Lopes is the first woman to receive the honor.

Apr 04, 2016

2016 ISR Research Forum Announced

Join us for the 2016 ISR Research Forum, to be held on Friday, May 27! This year's Forum features two Keynote talks, seven Faculty talks, an Open House where you can visit labs and see demos and posters, and a Reception to close the day. The two keynotes are:

Mar 30, 2016

Medvidovic ACM Distinguished Scientist, IEEE Fellow, SIGSOFT Chair

Prof. Nenad Medvidovic has been named as both an ACM Distinguished Scientist and an IEEE Fellow. He has also been elected as ACM SIGSOFT Chair.

Dec 01, 2015

ISR Alumni Inducted into ICS Hall of Fame

As part of UCI’s 50th anniversary celebration, 20 distinguished alumni were selected as first inductees to the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences Hall of Fame.  The induction took place at the 50th Anniversary and Hall of Fame Celebration held earlier this month in Newport Beach.  ISR is very pleased to have two of our alumni, Roy Fielding (Advisor, Richard N. Taylor) and Owen O’Malley (Advisor, Debra J. Richardson) included in the group of first inductees to the ICS Hall of Fame and would like to extend our congratulations to Roy and Owen.

Oct 21, 2015

ISR Director Richard Taylor, Mastor Mentor, is featured in UCI News article

See how Professor Emeritus Taylor and the 30 Ph.D. students he has supervised have transformed the field of ICS in this UCI News feature article.

Photo by Steve Zylius / UC Irvine.

Jan 03, 2014

Visitor Alf Inge Wang arrives at ISR

Prof. Alf Inge Wang, from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology,  is visiting ISR from August 1, 2013 through July 31, 2014. He is a Professor in Game Technology and teaches courses on programming, software architecture, and game development. 

Aug 01, 2013