Welcome

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

News

Monday, June 19, 2017
A team of computer scientists and engineers are developing the infrastructure to centrally manage autonomous cars and drones.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Teams working on bacterial diagnostics, sustainable oceans, and mental health are the first to be funded by an initiative that seeks to inspire campus-wide collaborations.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
A physician, computer scientist, and a team of other researchers develop an algorithm to find new pathways that may help them better target cancer cells.
Monday, June 5, 2017
A systematic analysis of police body camera footage shows they tend to speak less respectfully to black residents than to white residents.

Events

Friday, July 28
5:00 pm
Thursday, September 28
8:00 am