Welcome to the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
The Cheriton School of Computer Science is named for David R. Cheriton, who earned his PhD in Computer Science in 1978, and made a transformational gift to the school in 2005. It has become the largest academic concentration of Computer Science researchers in Canada.
- Feb. 15, 2019
University Professor M. Tamer Özsu has received the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award in Computer Science from CS-Can/Info-Can. Conferred annually since 2014, these prestigious national awards recognize faculty members in departments, schools and faculties of computer science who have made outstanding and sustained achievement in research, teaching and service.
- Feb. 13, 2019
PhD candidate Hemant Surale is one of 11 recipients globally and the only candidate from Canada to receive a prestigious 2019 Snap Research Fellowship. These fellowships were established to foster collaboration between Snap Research and exceptional doctoral students across the world.
- Feb. 11, 2019
Alumni startup Andela receives $180 million investment
Back in 2016, on a sticky late-August day, a guy named Mark walked through the streets of Yaba, a historic neighbourhood in Lagos, Nigeria. He was keeping it low key. Just a few handlers and security guards sweating buckets in the heat as they all made the two-kilometre journey on foot.
- Feb. 19, 2019
Nabiha Asghar, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
- Feb. 25, 2019
Yuxin Chen, Postdoctoral scholar, Department of Computing and Mathematical Sciences
California Institute of Technology
How can we intelligently acquire information for decision making, when facing a large volume of data?
- Feb. 25, 2019
Khalid Al-Kofahi, Head, Corporate R&D, Center for AI and Cognitive Computing