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. 18, 2019
Cheriton School of Computer Science Professor Florian Kerschbaum spoke about cybersecurity, privacy and ethics in the age of machine learning and artificial intelligence to high school students at the 2019 World Affairs Conference, held this year on February 4 to 5, 2019 in Toronto.
- 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. 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
- Feb. 27, 2019
Alexey Karyakin, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science