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, May 3, 2018
By combining simulations and experiments, researchers studied a drug pathway that enables half of all medicines to achieve both desired and unwanted side effects.
Monday, April 9, 2018
Researchers analyzed large databases of text and looked at how linguistic changes in gender and ethnic stereotypes correlated with social movements and ...
Monday, April 9, 2018
On the Future of Everything radio show, a computer scientist explores the rise of automation, crowdsourcing communities and the ethical implications of the gig economy.
Monday, April 9, 2018
​A Stanford team replaces the current patchwork of video conferencing technologies with an integrated approach to compressing and transmitting moving images ...