Research @ CS

Core Areas


Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory

Founded in 1962, The Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (SAIL) has been a center of excellence for Artificial Intelligence research, teaching, theory, and practice for over fifty years.

Main AI Lab Page

Areas: Computational Biology | Computer Vision | Machine LearningNatural Language Processing | Robotics


Stanford Infolab

Database research, general purpose network analysis and graph mining.


Stanford Theory Group

The development and analysis of algorithms for a variety of settings and applications. Major directions include Complexity Theory, Cryptography, Algorithmic Game Theory, Geometric Algorithms, algorithmic techniques for internet applications, various aspects of network and computer security, databases, design and analysis of programs and programming languages, and supporting studies in combinatorial, logical, and algebraic mathematics.


Stanford Computer Graphics / Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) group

Research in geometric computation, light fields and computational photography, human-computer interaction and design thinking as well as computational algorithms for a variety of applications.


Computer Systems

Computational techniques are now a major innovation catalyst for all aspects of human endeavour. Our research aims to develop tomorrow’s information technology that supports innovative applications, from big data analytics to the Internet of Things. It covers all aspects of information technology, including energy efficient and robust hardware systems, software defined networks, secure distributed systems, data science, and integrated circuits and power electronics.

Areas: ArchitectureComputer Security | Networking | Operating/Distributed Systems | Programming Systems and Verification


Faculty Profile

Name Faculty Title Research Focus
Sara Achour Assistant Professor Computer Systems
Maneesh Agrawala Professor Computer Graphics

Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)
Alex Aiken Professor Computer Systems

Programming Systems and Verification
Nima Anari Assistant Professor Theory
Peter Bailis Adjunct Professor Computer Systems

Operating/Distributed Systems

Data Science
Clark Barrett Professor Computer Systems

Architecture

Programming Systems and Verification
Gill Bejerano Professor Artificial Intelligence

Computational Biology
Michael Bernstein Associate Professor Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)
Jeannette Bohg Assistant Professor Artificial Intelligence

Robotics
Dan Boneh Professor Computer Security

Theory
Adam Bouland Assistant Professor Theory
Emma Brunskill Associate Professor Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning
Moses Charikar Professor Theory
Ron Dror Associate Professor Artificial Intelligence

Computational Biology
Zakir Durumeric Assistant Professor Computer Systems

Computer Security
Dawson Engler Associate Professor Computer Systems

Programming Systems and Verification
Stefano Ermon Assistant Professor Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning
Kayvon Fatahalian Associate Professor Computer Graphics
Ron Fedkiw Professor Computer Graphics
Chelsea Finn Assistant Professor Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning

Robotics
Chelsea Finn Assistant Professor Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning

Robotics
Mike Genesereth Associate Professor Artificial Intelligence
Noah Goodman Associate Professor Artificial Intelligence

Natural Language Processing
Carlos Guestrin Professor Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning
Leonidas Guibas Professor Artificial Intelligence

Computer Graphics

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