Director of FSU STEM Libraries and ISchool Alumnus Renaine Julian Secures $471,847 Grant

Renaine Julian (B.S. Political Science ‘07, M.S. Urban and Regional Planning ‘11, MLIS ‘14), Director of STEM Libraries, has recently secured a $471,847 grant for the FAIR Facilities and Instruments Research Coordination Network in collaboration with the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research and the University of Colorado Boulder.  As Director of STEM Libraries, Julian leads …

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Shuyuan Metcalfe and Xiuwen Liu Awarded U.S. Air Force Project to Identify “Deepfake” Image Manipulation

FSU faculty members Dr. Shuyuan Metcalfe (School of Information) and Dr. Xiuwen Liu (Department of Computer Science) are currently working on exciting research to identify “deepfake” images. The recently awarded Project Aletheia from the U.S. Air Force (USAF) allows FSU investigators to develop machine learning (ML) models that will detect digitally manipulated images. The research …

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Associate Professor Malia Bruker Directs Powerful 360-Degree Film Threshold

Malia Bruker, an Associate Professor of Digital Media Production at CCI, directed as well as headed the cinematography and editing of the film Threshold which has screened multiple times across the US and Europe.   Bruker described the film saying, “Threshold is a 360-degree dance film that opens a portal into the transformational journey of four …

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Dr. Zilong Xie Joins FSU as New SCSD Assistant Professor

This semester, Dr. Zilong Xie, an expert in hearing science, will join FSU’s faculty as an assistant professor for the School of Communication Science & Disorders.  Dr. Xie began his academic journey in China where he studied psychology as an undergraduate and while earning his master’s degree. During this time, he discovered that he held …

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