Computer Science News

Kockara brings extensive research and teaching experience to Rice CS

Guzmán Nateras brings a decade of teaching experience to CS courses

Eugene Ng and CS PhD students introduce scalable traffic queues for data center network sharing

New Rice CS assistant professor will focus on algorithmic impact

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Computer Science vs Information Technology: What’s the Difference? Tuesday, May. 23, 2023

While connected, computer science & information technology differ in key areas. Learn about the education paths, skills, and career outcomes of each with Rice.

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Rice University Computer Science Professor wins Amazon Research Award Tuesday, May. 16, 2023

Anastasios Kyrillidis advances the frontiers of machine learning with AWS AI award

Moshe Vardi

Moshe Vardi elected a Foreign Member of the Royal Society Wednesday, May. 10, 2023

Vardi was recognized for his “seminal contributions to the development of logic as a unifying foundational framework and a tool for modeling computational systems"

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Rice computer scientists reveal improved computer vision at CVPR 2023 Tuesday, May. 2, 2023

Vicente Ordóñez and Ziyan Yang teach computers to recognize and localize visual concepts in images

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Anshumali Shrivastava recognized for teaching and research Sunday, Apr. 30, 2023

Rice Computer Science professor receives outstanding achievement award

Ang Chen and Xia "Ben" Hu

Ang Chen and Xia "Ben" Hu win Faculty Research Awards Friday, Apr. 28, 2023

Rice CS faculty win research and teaching awards from the George R. Brown School of Engineering

Is a Master's in Computer Science Worth It - 5 Situations

Is a Master's in Computer Science Worth It? Friday, Apr. 14, 2023

There are 5 major benefits of earning a Master of Computer Science degree. This article can help you determine whether a master’s program is right for you.

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Computer Science vs Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning: What’s the Difference? Thursday, Apr. 13, 2023

AI is a sub-discipline of computer science, and machine learning is a sub-discipline of AI. Learn more from Rice's Master of Computer Science leaders.

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Data Science vs. Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning: What’s the Difference? Thursday, Apr. 13, 2023

Though data science, artificial intelligence, and machine learning are all connected, there are key differences. Learn more about the distinctions from Rice.

CINEMA Metagenome Analysis Workshop

Rice Global Paris to Host CINEMA Metagenome Analysis Workshop Friday, Apr. 7, 2023

Rice researchers bring together world-class experts for a hands-on course focusing on detecting pathogens in clinical and environmental samples