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

Friday, November 17, 2017
Researchers develop a deep-learning algorithm that evaluates chest X-rays for signs of disease
Thursday, November 16, 2017
​Mechanical engineer Scott Delp has created OpenSim, a tool to model the complex choreography of nerve, bone and muscle.
Monday, October 23, 2017
The project enlisted professors from top schools to mentor participants to help them pursue academic careers or land better jobs. One even ended up at Stanford.
Monday, October 2, 2017
A new study finds that advertising that includes polite language and words that invoke cultural traditions or authority increase online sales in Japan.

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