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Xia “Ben” Hu wins ACM SIGKDD 2021 Rising Star Award

Xia “Ben” Hu wins ACM SIGKDD 2021 Rising Star Award Friday, Aug. 6, 2021

Rice CS associate professor lauded for contributions to human-centric machine learning


Rice Computer Science research includes microbial mat samples from Yellowstone spring

NSF backs Rice CS-led search for ‘rules of life’ in microbiomes Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021

Treangen, Nakhleh and team receive a five-year, $2.8 million grant


Vardi wins award for social and professional responsibility

Vardi wins award for social and professional responsibility Monday, Aug. 2, 2021

Rice CS professor honored with tech society’s Norbert Wiener Award


Rice faculty member Vaibhav Unhelkar pictured on the Rice University campus

Rice CS faculty Unhelkar partners with the TMC for AI collaboration Thursday, Jul. 22, 2021

Vaibhav Unhelkar’s TMC research project receives seed grant via Rice’s ENRICH program


Six new faculty members join Rice Computer Science

Six new faculty members join Rice Computer Science Wednesday, Jul. 21, 2021

New hires include experts in artificial intelligence, machine learning, computational biology, and ethics in computing


Treangen Lab awarded CDC grant for real-time SARS-CoV-2 variant tracking

Treangen Lab awarded CDC grant for real-time SARS-CoV-2 variant tracking Tuesday, Jul. 20, 2021

The project will custom fit widely-adopted Harvest software in order to further COVID-19 research


Rice computer scientist, engineering dean Luay Nakhleh earns NSF support for single-cell genome study

Nakhleh and team seek details of cancer’s evolutionary tree Monday, Jul. 19, 2021

Rice computer scientist, engineering dean Luay Nakhleh earns NSF support for single-cell genome study


Vicente Ordóñez

Vicente Ordóñez joins Rice CS with CAREER Award Wednesday, Jul. 14, 2021

NSF aids machine-learning effort to recognize complex visual concepts in images


RAMBO speeds searches on huge DNA databases

RAMBO speeds searches on huge DNA databases Monday, Jun. 28, 2021

Rice CS team's new method cuts indexing times from weeks to hours, search times from hours to minutes


Online Master of Data Science - Students Getting Real-World, Practical Experience and Building Data Science Portfolios

Building a Career in Data Science Wednesday, Jun. 23, 2021

Learn about fast growing careers in data science, opportunities for career advancement, and the importance of data scientists within business and society.