Rice Computer Scientist tackles quantum computing depth and algorithms

Lauren Hu ('25) worked to modernize the IRS’s intranet platform SERP with human-centric design

CS and CEE professors receive grant for infrastructure research with colleagues in Brazil

Conversational AI text concerns addressed by professors in Computer Science and Communication

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Data Science vs Data Analytics: What Are the Similarities & Differences? Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022

The main differences between data science and data analytics involve the methods and tools for working with data, as well as career paths, titles & salaries.

omputer Scientist working on complex Software Engineering and Systems

Computer Science vs Software Engineering: What’s the Difference? Friday, Nov. 18, 2022

Debating Software Engineering vs. Computer Science? Though related, Software Engineering is a subset of Computer Science, the holistic study of computers. Read more now.

Rice Engineering faculty members stand in a group with other CAREER Award winners

A bright future Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022

A record eight engineering faculty, including three CS, receive NSF CAREER Awards

Senior data scientist and engineer leading industry transformation

Is a Master's in Data Science Worth It? Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022

Interested in pursuing a master's in data science, but not sure if it's worth it? Discover the situations where a master's in data science is worthwhile.

Rice researchers identify novel method for predicting how well peptides bind to molecules critical for immunotherapy treatment

Rice researchers identify novel method for predicting how well peptides bind to molecules critical for immunotherapy treatment Monday, Nov. 14, 2022

Kavraki Lab helps scientists improve personalized immunology treatment plans for cancer, other diseases

Cybersecurity professional developing blockchain solution to protect financial transactions

Computer Science vs Cybersecurity: What's the Difference? Friday, Nov. 11, 2022

Cybersecurity professionals work to protect & secure sensitive data from online attacks. Learn more about information security and its connection to computer science.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science Anastasios Kyrillidis at Rice University

OptimaLab optimizes problem-solving algorithms Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022

The team, led by Anastasios Kyrillidis, specializes in increasing the efficiency of very complicated calculations

Rice CS PhD Student Mohammadamin Edrisi stands outside in front of a set of wood doors on the Rice University campus

Rice CS PhD Student Mohammadamin Edrisi Wins Honorable Mention at ISMB Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022

Edrisi, Nakhleh and team’s research on new scalable methods for single-nucleotide variants (SNVs) also appears in the journal Bioinformatics

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Ethics Curriculum Evolves in Rice Computer Science Department Monday, Nov. 7, 2022

Rodrigo Ferreira teaches students how to examine fairness issues and plot solutions

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How to Choose the Best Master’s in Computer Science Program Monday, Oct. 31, 2022

Before you select a master's program in computer science, make sure to evaluate the key differences among programs, like curriculum, ROI and flexibility.