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We are innovators engaged in transformative, interdisciplinary research and education that advances the dynamic field of computer science. We value creativity and initiative, and we leverage the power of diverse teams and perspectives to devise practical solutions for complex, global problems. Everyone contributes to our mission – faculty, staff, students, collaborators, alumni, and the community. No matter what your interests, there’s a place for you in the Department of Computer Science.


From bonsais to jet engines, computer scientist Darrell Whitley’s work cultivates new approaches

Darrell Whitley is an internationally known computer scientist – and an award-winning bonsai cultivator. He recently joined the Colorado State University College of Natural Sciences Dean’s Office for a year as acting associate dean for academics.

Computer Science graduate student wins regional STEM thesis competition

Hajar Homayouni won the Western Association of Graduate Schools (WAGS)/ProQuest Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award for her research in data warehouse assurance, which is helping to improve the quality of healthcare data.

The right data, right now: Ph.D. dissertation awarded for transforming data management

Ph.D. student Matt Malensek is researching how to find snowflakes in a blizzard of data.

Ten-hour dash: Computer science undergraduates win National Society of Black Engineers hackathon

Create a platform that will motivate and simplify voting. You have 10 hours. Go.

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