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  Computer science - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Computer science, or computing science, is the study of the theoretical foundations of information and computation and their implementation and application in computer systems.
Computer science began to be established as a distinct academic discipline in the 1960s, with the creation of the first computer science departments and degree programs.
Early computer science was strongly influenced by the work of mathematicians such as Kurt Gödel and Alan Turing, and there continues to be a useful interchange of ideas between the two fields in areas such as mathematical logic, category theory, domain theory, and algebra.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Computer_science   (1681 words)

 Category:Computer science - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Computer science is the study of the theoretical foundations of information and computation, and their implementation and application in computer systems.
In practice, computer science includes a variety of topics relating to computers, which range from the abstract analysis of algorithms, formal grammars, etc. to more concrete subjects like programming languages, software, and computer hardware.
As a scientific discipline, it is distinct from mathematics, programming, software engineering, informatics, and computer engineering, although there are significant overlaps and no clear demarcation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Computer_science   (224 words)

 DEAS - Research - Research Centers - Computer Science
Harvard's faculty in computer science investigate a wide range of topics, including ground-breaking work in provably secure cryptography, the implementation of sensor nets, developments at the interface of economics and computer science, and discoveries in VLSI.
Since computer science is inside of a dynamic hub that links to the rest of the University, from fields such as Electrical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology to Harvard's professional schools in medicine and business.
The state-of-the-art building that houses activities in computer science and electrical engineering, Maxwell Dworkin, was underwritten by two of the Division's most famous attendees, Bill Gates COL '77 and his classmate Steven Ballmer '77.
www.deas.harvard.edu /research/computerscience   (415 words)

 Computer Science (Bowdoin)
Computer science is a dynamic and exciting scientific discipline.
The Computer Science Department at Bowdoin offers major and minor programs, as well as an interdisciplinary major with mathematics.
Doug Vail is a graduate student in computer science at Carnegie Mellon University.
academic.bowdoin.edu /computer-science   (332 words)

 IU Computer Science Department
As of July 2005, the Computer Science Department has joined the School of Informatics; this is an exciting time of transition, and we look forward to many new opportunities that combine the talents of the diversely talented faculty and students making up the newly reconfigured School.
IU Computer Science student selected as first Purdom Fellow: George H.L. Fletcher, a Computer Science doctoral student, is the first recipient of the Paul W. Purdom Fellowship in Informatics.
IU Computer Science is now accepting applications for a Post-doc position in the area of embedded systems software specification, design, and verification.
www.cs.indiana.edu   (633 words)

 UL Lafayette: Computer Science: Welcome
Welcome to the Computer Science Department at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Graduate degrees in Computer Science and Computer Engineering are offered by the Center for Advanced Computer Studies.
We have several departmental scholarships for computer science majors who have spent at least one year in our program.
www.louisiana.edu /Academic/Sciences/CMPS   (500 words)

 Computer Science and Engineering
The University of Minnesota’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is a star in the university’s Institute of Technology.
The faculty includes leading authorities on a wide range of computer science specialties, thus the curriculum is constantly upgraded to reflect the latest scientific and technological advances.
He also served as the director of Mathematical and Informational Sciences at the Air Force Office of Scientific Research before coming to the U of M. Fox was awarded a Washington Academy of Sciences Achievement Award in Mathematics in 1964 and was awarded the Parsons Professorship at Johns Hopkins University in 1976.
www.cs.umn.edu   (534 words)

 Computer Science
The computing section may be browsed by the following subjects: computing milieux, hardware, computer systems organization, software, data, theory of computation, mathematics of computing, information systems, computing methodologies, computer applications, and general.
The GAD is a publication of the Association for Computing Machinery; it provides information on graduate programs in computing, including degrees offered and specialties, numbers of faculty and students, faculty interest areas, computer equipment available, types and amounts of financial aid available to qualified students, and admissions requirements and application deadlines.
Covering the computer architecture concepts of caches and pipelining, this tutorial is aimed at undergraduate students.
library.albany.edu /subject/csci.htm   (8263 words)

 ALA | Internet Resources: Computer Science
Computer science also encompasses theoretical and mathematical aspects, such as the design and analysis of algorithms, performance studies of systems and components, and reliability studies.
Computer scientists were early users of the Internet, and there are numerous Web sites related to computer science and computing.
This bibliography is comprised of bibliographies from key computer science journals, and IEEE, ACM, and SIAM symposia.
www.ala.org /ala/acrl/acrlpubs/crlnews/backissues2001/june1/computerscience.htm   (2626 words)

 Computer Science Department   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Established in 1969, the Computer Science Department at Stony Brook University is ranked consistently among the top quarter of Computer Science research departments in North America.
We are located in the Computer Science Building at the center of the tree-lined Stony Brook campus in the beautiful village of Stony Brook, New York, a residential neighborhood 50 miles east of New York City on the north shore of Long Island.
Plans are currently being drawn for a new Computer Science building adjacent to our current building, and for a new building for Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology.
www.cs.sunysb.edu   (276 words)

 Computer Science @ cs.vt.edu
Kunmi is a 2nd-year computer science graduate student, focusing on human-computer interaction and working on her M.S. degree under the direction of Professor Steve Harrison.
She has served as a graduate teaching assistant for the Computer Science Department and for the Department of Art and Art HIstory, supporting courses in cyberarts and digital animation and rendering.
Alexey Onufriev, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, has recently been awarded a $1.1 million grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH) for a project entitled "Analytical Electrostatics: Methods and Biological Applications." This prestigious five year award will support Onufriev's interdisciplinary group, working at the interface of physics, biology and computer science.
www.cs.vt.edu   (523 words)

 UNH Computer Science Department
The B.S. program is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology and is further accented by programs which encourage students to apply computer science in a broad range of areas.
Our Computer and Information Technology minor is designed to complement any major, providing students from a variety of non-technical fields the opportunity to develop an understanding of and competency in using computer and information technology.
Our bioinformatics option is designed to allow students to apply computer science expertise to the life science fields.
www.cs.unh.edu   (411 words)

 Stanford Computer Science Department
Founded in 1965, the Department of Computer Science is a center for research and education at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Strong research groups exist in areas of artificial intelligence, robotics, foundations of computer science, scientific computing, and systems.
2004 Commencement Remarks by Edward Feigenbaum, Kumagai Professor of Computer Science Emeritus.
www-cs.stanford.edu   (185 words)

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Ohio University
Computer engineers deal with the research, design, development, and testing of computer systems in the areas of both computer hardware and software.
Computer science is associated with the development and analysis of computer software, computer algorithms, and computing technologies.
Today, the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science grants Bachelor of Science degrees in both electrical engineering and computer science, with either an electrical or computer concentration offered as part of the electrical engineering degree.
www.ohio.edu /eecs   (245 words)

 Computer Science
According to Dr. Curt Powley, HPU organizer and assistant professor computer science, the event was a great way for computer science students to elevate their educational experience and develop real-world skills by competing against their peers from other universities.
The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (B.S.C.S.) degree meets the high standards of model programs proposed by such organizations as the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers.
The curriculum is designed to provide students with excellent preparation for jobs in the growing field of computer science or for further graduate studies.
www.hpu.edu /index.cfm?section=undergrad5   (620 words)

 Computer Science at Rochester
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Rochester is well known for its research production and collegial atmosphere.
Particular emphasis is placed on computer vision and robotics, natural language understanding and knowledge representation, systems and architecture, and theory of computation.
A Girl's Introduction to Computing" An exciting summer course to explore the field of computing for middle school girls.
www.cs.rochester.edu   (497 words)

 University of York - Computer Science - Department Home Page
Following a research assessment rating of 5* in both 1996 and 2001, the Department of Computer Science was awarded the highest possible 6* grade by the Higher Education Funding Council in 2003.
York was the Sunday Times University of the Year in 2003 and teaching in the Department of Computer Science was recently judged to be excellent by HEFCE.
The Department's continued expansion and new facilities are accommodated in a purpose built, 4200 square metre building, opened in September 1997, which occupies the highest point on campus.
www.cs.york.ac.uk   (194 words)

 Computer Science at Rutgers
The Computer Science Department was established at Rutgers in 1969.
The Graduate Program in Computer Science, which is a program in the Graduate School, offers courses of study leading to an M.Sc.
The Computer Science Department is a part of the Division of Computer and Information Sciences.
www.cs.rutgers.edu   (148 words)

 Department of Computer Science - UWO
Olga Veksler and Yuri Boykov are featured in the recent educational DVD "Computer Vision: Facts and Fiction" which was produced at the last IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition in San Diego, California.
The Computer Science department is proud to be involved with IBM to run a Women in Technology Chapter.
Biocomputing describes scientific research that is looking at how biology does computation and to what extent DNA can be can be used to devise a new kind of computer.
www.csd.uwo.ca   (1510 words)

 Computer Science Department - North Carolina State University
The Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC) was formed in 1967.
We are among the top in the nation in the number of awarded Bachelor's, Master's and Doctorate degrees in Computer Science.
Dr. Annie Antón, associate professor of computer science, is among 80 of the nation’s brightest and gifted young engineers selected to participate in the 12th annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium.
www.csc.ncsu.edu   (332 words)

 Computing and Computer Science | The WWW Virtual Library
this resource in English is indexed under: Computing and Computer Science, Humanities and Humanistic Studies, Sound.
this resource in English is indexed under: Computing and Computer Science, Law, Social and Behavioural Sciences.
PSIs are a “URI-based method of identifying subjects of discourse … of particular interest to publishers and users of ontologies, taxonomies, classifications, thesauri, registries, catalogues, and directories, and for applications that capture, collate or aggregate information and knowledge”.
vlib.org /Computing   (693 words)

 SUNY Oswego - Computer Science Department
The Department offers majors leading to the Baccalaureate of Arts and the Baccalaureate of Science degrees in Computer Science, as well as a minor.
Cognitive Science, a cross-discipline program combining elements of computation, learning models, language, and other mind-related fields of study.
Human Computer Interaction — HCI, a master's degree program which integrates cognitive processes, computer science and graphic design in the study of interactive computing systems for human use.
www.oswego.edu /academics/colleges_and_departments/departments/computer_science   (156 words)

 Welcome to Computer Science @ UC Davis
Welcome to CS The Department of Computer Science at the Davis campus of the University of California is a young and dynamic department.
We offer undergraduate and graduate studies leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy in computer science.
Our researchers are actively reaching out both within and beyond the university community to apply computing principles to the solution of important technical and societal challenges.
www.cs.ucdavis.edu   (234 words)

 Lawrence Tech - Arts & Sciences - Computer Science
The Bachelor of Science in computer science seeks to prepare students to enter a rapidly expanding industry with a heavy demand for graduates.
The degree may be earned through one of three options: Option 1, with the most mathematics and science content, is excellent preparation for graduate school and for careers including scientific or engineering application development.
The computer science program prepares graduates for exciting careers in application programming, distributed computing, data mining, virtual environments, computer graphics, networking, Web applications, robotics, and intelligent systems, among others.
www.ltu.edu /arts_sciences/computer_science/index.asp   (264 words)

 FSU Computer Science
One goal is to provide students with the fundamental knowledge and problem-solving skills in Computer Science required for a fulfilling career.
The other goal is to create and disseminate knowledge to improve computer science research, education, and practice.
Through a joint effort between the FSU Biology and Computer Science departments, FSU is now one of the few universities in the country offering a bachelor's degree in Computational Biology.
www.cs.fsu.edu   (269 words)

 Computer Science at RPI
The Computer Science Department at RPI consists of 24 faculty, renowned nationally and internationally for their work.
Major research areas include bioinformatics, computational science and engineering, computer vision, database systems, networking, parallel computing, pervasive computing, robotics, software design, and theoretical computer science.
The Rensselaer Computer Science Day on Oct. 20, 2006 will bring together 4 speakers to present foundations of Computational Geometry, as well as applications of such techniques to various fields of Computer Science Full story...
www.cs.rpi.edu   (119 words)

 Dartmouth Computer Science
Dartmouth Computer Science will host the Qualitative Reasoning 2006 conference on July 10-12.
Founded in 1994, the Department of Computer Science is a center for research and education at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Strong research groups exist in the foundations of computer science, security, networks, mobile computing, robotics, graphics, vision, and computational biology.
www.cs.dartmouth.edu   (407 words)

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