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50 years of computing excellence

Tianshi Li

Colloquium: Tianshi Li

Our next speaker, Tianshi Li (Carnegie Mellon University), will be giving a talk titled "Protecting User Privacy by Helping Developers".

Maria Gini, Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos and Daniel F. Keefe laugh together

2022-23 faculty recruitment

CS&E is seeking applicants for multiple tenure-track positions. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. 

Yousef Saad poses in Keller Hall

Yousef Saad Wins John von Neumann Prize

Professor Saad will deliver this flagship lecture at the 2023 International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Congress this August.

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Computing Ethics Project Receives $400,000 Grant

The GroupLens Lab and other department faculty received a $400,000 grant for their research titled “Beyond the Individual: Community-Engaged Design and Implementation of a Framework for Ethical
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CSpotlight: Work and Study

Computer Science Ph.D. student Udhaya Kumar Dayalan shares his experience as an engineering manager and life as a student. Dayalan has 14 patents to his name and 7 published papers.
Yousef Saad poses in Keller Hall

Yousef Saad Wins 2023 SIAM John von Neumann Prize

Professor Saad will deliver this flagship lecture at the 2023 International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Congress this August.

2,547

undergraduate students

575

graduate students

62

faculty members

The Department of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Minnesota has come a long way in the past 50 years. We have made tremendous progress and have become one of the most vibrant and interdisciplinary departments within the College of Science and Engineering, the University of Minnesota, and the computer science field at large.

Watch and listen to stories of how the department started, the years of growth, and where we are headed in the future.