Computer Science @UChicago

Welcome to UChicago CS

The University of Chicago is a unique environment for computer science. Here, students and faculty can explore all corners of the field, from theory to applications. They can work at the intersection of computer science and other disciplines, including the social and physical sciences, policy, business, and biomedicine, benefit from the world-class city of Chicago, and make an immediate impact, both locally and globally.

Featured News

Discoveries, honors, and media appearances by members of the UChicago CS research community.
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UChicago CS Spinout Super.tech Acquired by Quantum Ecosystem Leader ColdQuanta

May 10, 2022
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First-Year PhD Student Co-Authors Outstanding Paper Award Winner at TQC 2022

Apr 28, 2022
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UChicago CS Labs Join Museum of Science & Industry For Robot Block Party

Apr 20, 2022
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Concurrency Bug Research by Prof. Shan Lu Receives ASPLOS Influential Paper Award

Mar 29, 2022
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Junchen Jiang Wins CAREER Award to Study Using ML to Optimize Video Experiences

Mar 24, 2022
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New Data & Democracy Research Initiative Launched at University of Chicago

Mar 09, 2022
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Assistant Professor Pedro Lopes Receives Sloan Research Fellowship

Feb 15, 2022
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New Assistant Professor Rana Hanocka Combines AI, 3D, and Computer Graphics

Feb 09, 2022
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UChicago CS Chair Michael J. Franklin Named AAAS Fellow

Jan 26, 2022
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UChicago CS Prof. Ben Zhao Named ACM Fellow

Jan 19, 2022
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Six UChicago CS Faculty Receive CAREER Awards

Mar 08, 2021
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Trio of New UChicago CS Faculty Join for 2021-22 Academic Year

Sep 16, 2021

Research Highlights

Interdisciplinary research at the intersection of computer science and other fields.

Quantum Computing

The new paradigm of computing, which harnesses the principles of quantum physics to perform computations impossible for classical architectures.
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Data Science

The UChicago vision for data science defines this emerging field as a new discipline, advancing foundations and applications across fields.
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Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion at UChicago CS

At the University of Chicago Department of Computer Science, we welcome students of all backgrounds and identities. In order to achieve our educational and research missions, it is essential to establish and maintain a community of diverse voices. UChicago CS manages and participates in a number of programs and initiatives that support students from groups underrepresented in the field.

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We are currently hiring tenure-track faculty in data science, teaching faculty, and research, technical, and administrative staff positions.

News

UChicago CS News

UChicago CS Spinout Super.tech Acquired by Quantum Ecosystem Leader ColdQuanta

May 10, 2022
UChicago CS News

First-Year PhD Student Co-Authors Outstanding Paper Award Winner at TQC 2022

Apr 28, 2022

Events

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Diego Gómez-Zará (Notre Dame) – Assembling Teams Using Recommender Systems: The Effects of Algorithms and Agency on Team Formation

May 18, 2022
May
20
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Kassem Fawaz (Wisconsin) – Are You Really Muted?: A Privacy Analysis of Mute Buttons in Video Conferencing Apps

May 20, 2022

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Gari Clifford (Emory) – Mythological Medical Machine Learning

Dec 06, 2021
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Ravi Chugh – Fun, Funky, Functional: The Pursuit of Better User Interfaces for Programming

Aug 31, 2021

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