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Shneiderman, Ben

Shneiderman, Ben

Distinguished University Professor Emeritus
Founding Director, Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory
Computer Science
The Institute for Systems Research
2162 Iribe Center

Maryland Engineers Wachsman, Zhao elected Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

Eric Wachsman and Ji-Cheng “JC” Zhao have been named to the National Academy of Inventors’ (NAI) Class of 2022 Fellows, joining the ranks of some of the nation’s most prestigious and creative academic inventors.

Ming Lin, Vincent Njar elected Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

The pair join nine other NAI Fellows with ties to the Clark School and the University of Maryland.

Three ECE Professors Ranked Top Scientists in the World by Guide2Research

They join seven other UMD faculty members breaking into the top 1000 scientist rankings based on their prolific research output.

Two Maryland Faculty Named to National Academy of Inventors

Locascio and Chellappa are among 175 new fellows who collectively hold over 4,700 U.S. patents.

Clark professors Wu, Liu named National Academy of Inventors Fellows

New inductees are latest of six UMD faculty recognized by NAI for ‘prolific spirit of innovation.’

University of Maryland Faculty, Alumni Named National Academy of Inventors Fellows

Inductees recognized for prolific spirit of innovation.

John Baras elected AAAS Fellow

Baras recognized for accomplishments in multiple fields that mark his career.

NSF "Discoveries" Site Features Action Science Explorer

Prototype software by Shneiderman group supports rapid understanding of scientific literature.

Antonsen, Shneiderman Elected IEEE Fellows

International electronics association cites professors' work in plasmas, human-computer interaction.

Liu Inducted as ISI Highly Cited Researcher

ECE professor recognized for high number of citations his publications received from fellow researchers.

Three New Clark School-Affiliated NAE Members

John Anderson, Ali Mosleh and Ben Shneiderman join National Academy of Engineering.

CATT Lab Researchers Recognized

National Academy of Sciences Transportation Research Board honors visualization research.

National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

  • Member, 2010

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

  • Fellow, 2011

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

  • Fellow, 1997

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

  • Fellow, 2001

National Academy of Inventors

  • Member, 2015