Computer Science News
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.
Monday, January 12, 2015
Artificial intelligence can draw inferences about a person as accurately as a spouse, according to Stanford postdoctoral fellow Michal Kosinski.
Friday, December 19, 2014
A new security system called COWL protects privacy while helping web developers create richer and more secure online content.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Stanford University will lead a 100-year effort to study the long-term implications of artificial intelligence in all aspects of life.
Monday, December 15, 2014
Stanford researchers are building layers of logic and memory into skyscraper chips that are smaller, faster, cheaper – and taller.
Friday, December 5, 2014
Thomas Lee, Sanjay Lall, Boris Murmann and Christos Kozyrakis were recognized for their extraordinary achievements in engineering.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Computers only recently began to get the software needed to discern unknown objects; now machine learning takes computer vision to the next level with a system that can describe objects and put them into context. Could this lead to better visual search?