Computer Science News
Thursday, January 14, 2016
A computer scientist explores ‘the dark matter of our digital universe.’
Monday, December 14, 2015
A new technique can reveal subtle differences among the genomes of multiple species and subspecies of microbes.
Friday, December 11, 2015
How do we prevent collisions when thousands of drones are flying in congested areas? A software-enabled system could play the role of an autonomous air traffic manager for unmanned flights.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Four undergraduates have co-founded CS+Social Good, an organization that utilizes technology to make a positive social impact.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Stanford's Christopher Ré, an assistant professor of computer science, has been awarded a "genius grant" from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. He was recognized for his work in developing a data-inference system that analyzes data with a high degree of certainty.
Monday, July 20, 2015
Computer scientists talk about problems and advances in natural language processing.
Monday, July 13, 2015
Professor of electrical engineering and computer science honored for work on Quick Error Detection technology.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Each new technology has earned more than $5 million in royalties for Stanford. The 27 new prolific inventors, including several engineers, have invented at least seven technologies that have generated over $500,000.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
A sophisticated analysis by Stanford computer scientists supports a common-sense approach: Help fundraisers craft successful appeals and thank givers promptly, and they will return to give more.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
The award recognizes extraordinary undergraduates for their intellectual accomplishments.
Stanford researchers use diverse, global discussion groups to boost online learning experience for participants
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
New Talkabout video discussions designed by Stanford researchers can connect diverse groups of learners across the globe and improve class performance.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Daylong event titled “In Service to the World” reflects on the past accomplishments and future prospects of this world-class academic department.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
American Academy of Arts and Sciences is one of the country's oldest and most prestigious honorary learned societies.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Professor of computer science and electrical engineering is named 2015-2016 Athena Lecturer for launching new research areas in the database field.
Monday, March 30, 2015
Computer science and electrical engineering professor will receive 2014 ACM-Infosys Foundation Award.
Monday, March 23, 2015
Making decisions and taking actions require leadership tools to minimize infighting and focus the energy on action.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Computer Science project with Graduate School of Education reveals that analyzing what students do from moment to moment as they learn to write code helps assess how well they are learning.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Maneesh Agrawala, a professor of electrical engineering and computer science at the University of California, Berkeley, will lead the David and Helen Gurley Brown Institute at Stanford.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Members of Stanford Engineering faculty honored as next generation of scientific leaders.
Friday, February 13, 2015
At a Stanford forum, White House officials, researchers and educators discuss how to stay ahead of hackers and protect a rapidly changing and expanding network.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Computerized simulation simplifies the math and physics of animated movie collisions to create a point-click-and-drag tool for putting the kibosh on buildings, cities, even planets.