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

Thursday, September 1, 2016
The top thinkers in the field spent a year asking such questions, hoping to spur a conversation on the subject with their report, "Artificial Intelligence and Life in 2030."
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Tests showing that dictation is three ​times faster than typing as well as more precise should spur developers to find new ways to use speech recognition to control devices.
Friday, August 19, 2016
Machine learning is a software-based technique that systematically analyzes data, in this case satellite images that researchers use to find poor communities in remote regions.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
By analyzing 660,000 text messages from 15,000 crisis counseling sessions, researchers have found the language and techniques that can help people get back on track.

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