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.
- Nov. 8, 2019
Distinguished Professor Emeritus Johnny Wong, his former master’s student Ye Hu, and colleagues Marin Litoiu from York University and Gabriel Iszlai have received the most influential paper award for research they presented 10 years ago at CASCON 2009, the 19thannual IBM Centre for Advanced Studies Conference.
- Nov. 5, 2019
A device that detects if someone is drowning in a pool to help relieve a parent’s worry. A wireless gadget to more quickly identify fires, so everyone gets to safety. A system to track and assist people with Alzheimer’s to help calm a family’s fears when they’re not present. These are just a few examples of projects designed for social good by students in the University of Waterloo’s Faculty of Mathematics graduate course, IoT and Intelligent Connectivity.
- Nov. 1, 2019
Nashid Shahriar, Sepehr Taeb, Shihabur R. Chowdhury, Mubeen Zulfiqar, Massimo Tornatore, Raouf Boutaba, Jeebak Mitra and Mahdi Hemmati have received the best paper award at CNSM 2019, the 15thInternational Conference on Network and Service Management.
- Nov. 11, 2019
Marianna Rapoport, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
The goal of my thesis is to enable formal reasoning about the Scala programming language. To that end I present a core calculus that formalizes Scala's
- Nov. 11, 2019
Marcia Lucena, Departamento de Informática e Matemática Aplicada
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
- Nov. 12, 2019
Mirela Ben-Chen, Center for Graphics and Geometric Computing
Computer Science Department, Technion