• Professor Linda Petzold is awarded the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Prize for Distinguished Service to the Profession. 

  • CS celebrates school year end at Goleta Beach

  • Professor Tevfik Bultan heads the Verification Laboratory (VLab) where he conducts research with his graduate students on techniques for detecting and eliminating bugs in software.

  • Assistant Professor and cryptographer Stefano Tessaro receives National Science Foundation CAREER Award for "The Theoretical Foundations of Symmetric Cryptography." 

  • CONGRATULATIONS to the Computer Science undergraduate teams who won this year’s Capstone project awards! 

    Team "CitrixNChill," mentored by Citrix

    Team "Under Construction," mentored by Procore

    3RD PLACE 
    Team "Euphoria," mentored by Sonos

  • An alumnus of the UCSB Computer Science department, Ceren Budak is now Assistant Professor at University of Michigan's Information School. We asked her a few questions about her UCSB experience and beyond.

  • Tim Sherwood

    March 24, 2015

    By Rich Kildare

    UC Santa Barbara Computer Science Professor Tim Sherwood has been named an ACM Distinguished Scientist. ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) is the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, delivering resources that advance computing as a science and a profession.

  • Computer Science Professor Chandra Krintz recently gave a TEDx talk entitled Transforming us into a society of food producers. In her talk, which can be found here, she discusses how the same data analysis and prediction techniques used by tech companies such as Amazon and Google for targeted advertisement and marketing could be used to make farmers and ranchers more productive.

  • Hunter Laux is a student in the UCSB Department of Computer Science's BS/MS program. He will receive his BS at the end of Fall 2014 and plans to complete his MS by the end of Fall 2015. Originally from Los Gatos, CA, Hunter graduated high school in 2004 before going to work at WISchip and later Broadcom Corporation. He then decided to attend De Anza Community College before transferring to UCSB in the Fall of 2012. We asked him a few questions about his UCSB experience.

  • Tim Robinson

    Tim Robinson explains how the NSF IGERT program funds Network Science and Big Data research for Computer Science grad students.