The Stanford Computer Science Department was founded in 1965.  A half-century on, the department is a force for innovation, scientific discovery and world-wide impact.  We are particularly proud of the graduates of our programs, many of whom are leaders in academia, industry and government.

-Prof. Alex Aiken, Chair


Thursday, March 2, 2017
Rodney Ewing, Andrea Goldsmith and Leonidas Guibas are among 84 new NAE members.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Through experimentation, data analysis and machine learning, a team of computer scientists show how mood and the context of a conversation can lead to antisocial Internet behavior.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
A group of computer scientists create an artificially intelligent diagnosis algorithm for skin cancer that matched the performance of board-certified dermatologists.
Thursday, December 1, 2016
A computer scientist discusses how to ​apply revolutionary design with information technologies to influence behavior.