Computer Science News

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

REU Data Science Program Hosts Undergrads from Across the US

REU Data Science Program Hosts Undergrads from Across the US Tuesday, Sep. 6, 2022

The program provides exposure to cutting-edge data science research through direct faculty mentorship

Kuldeep Meel (Ph.D. ‘17) wins ACP Early Career Research Award

Kuldeep Meel (Ph.D. ‘17) wins ACP Early Career Research Award Tuesday, Sep. 6, 2022

Meel’s research focuses on automated reasoning at the intersection of formal methods and AI

abstract image of a ladder representing steps of a person's career progression

The Difference Between an MCS, MSCS and PhD in Computer Science Tuesday, Sep. 6, 2022

While all teach computer science concepts, MCS, MSCS & PhD degrees have key differences. Learn about CS programs & which degree can help advance your career.

Jiarong Xing

Rice’s first Google PhD Fellowship awarded to Jiarong Xing in Computer Science Friday, Sep. 2, 2022

Xing’s work opens new frontiers by enabling runtime programmability of networks and by leveraging programmable networking for security

Under the direction of Anastasios Kyrilldis (right), OptimaLab members Cameron Wolfe, Chen Dun, and Jasper Liao tackle neural network training algorithms with NSF-Intel Grant.

OptimaLab team improves neural network training with NSF-Intel Grant Thursday, Sep. 1, 2022

Independent Subnetwork Training will make mobile distributed learning practical 

Aditya Desai and Anshumali Shrivastava sit in front of a laptop and talk inside Duncan Hall at Rice University

ROBE Array could let small companies access popular form of AI Monday, Aug. 29, 2022

Low-memory technique for deep-learning recommendation systems won Outstanding Paper at MLSys2022

Dan Wallach standing outside by trees on Rice University campus

NSF grant supports ballot integrity research Monday, Aug. 29, 2022

Computer scientists will use machine learning to read hand-marked ballots

Nai-Hui Chia

Meet Rice CS’ new faculty: Nai-Hui Chia Monday, Aug. 22, 2022

Chia specializes in quantum algorithms, quantum complexity, and quantum cryptography

Vladimir Braverman

Meet Rice CS’ New Professor: Vladimir Braverman Monday, Aug. 22, 2022

Braverman specializes in algorithms and their applications for machine learning, computer networks, and medical imaging

Melissa Glueck and Lydia Kavraki

Biomedical, data science training wins new $4.16M grant Monday, Aug. 22, 2022

PI Lydia Kavraki is the Program Director for the National Library of Medicine Training Program