The Department of Computer Science at Cornell University, which was organized in 1965, is one of the oldest departments of its kind in the country. It has a full-time faculty of 36, approximately 110 resident Ph.D. graduate students, 100 M.Eng students, and the undergraduate program graduates about 200 C.S. majors each year. The department is typically ranked as one of the top five in the country.

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  • A Conversation with Fred Schneider 

    Schneider, Fred B.; Gries, David (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-09)
    Fred Schneider, an expert in concurrent and distributed systems and in computer and cybersecurity, shares insights about how his professional interests evolved, and provides sweeping views about how his field and department ...
  • A Conversation with Claire Cardie 

    Cardie, Claire; Constable, Robert L. (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-09)
    Claire Cardie discusses the role of Gerard Salton, natural language processing and the creation of the Information Science Department.
  • A Conversation with Ken Birman 

    Birman, Ken; Van Renesse, Robbert (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-10)
    Ken Birman discusses the origins of cloud computing.
  • A Conversation with Dexter Kozen 

    Kozen, Dexter; Constable, Robert L. (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-09)
    Kozen discusses his experiences at Cornell – his research and teaching experience, textbooks, participation in sports & music, etc.
  • A Conversation with Charlie Van Loan 

    Van Loan, Charlie; Bala, Kavita (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-15)
    Van Loan discusses his experiences with teaching, writing textbooks, administering degree programs, MatLab, matrices and more.

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