• New Department Chair: Mike Goodrich

    Dan Ventura named associate chair

    BYU's College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences has announced the appointment of Dr. Michael Goodrich as the new chair of the Department of Computer Science, effective immediately, with Dr. Dan Ventura serving as the new associate chair.


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  • Signglasses

    Google Glass adaptation opens the universe to deaf students. “Signglasses” system may help deaf literacy.

    Ordinarily, deaf students are left in the dark when they visit a planetarium. With the lights off, they can’t see the ASL interpreter who narrates their tour of outer space. With the lights on, they can’t see the constellations of stars projected overhead. 
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Calendar
26 August, Tuesday
General Faculty Session
01:00 PM
General Session
10:00 AM
27 August, Wednesday
College Meeting
10:00 AM
02:00 PM
28 August, Thursday
Department Retreat
08:30 AM
02 September, Tuesday
First Day of Fall Semester Classes
12:00 AM
09 September, Tuesday
Inauguration of BYU President Kevin J Worthen
11:00 AM
Add/Drop Deadline
11:59 PM
 
News
R. David Norton’s PhD Dissertation Defense

Communicating Affective Meaning from Software to Wetware Through the Medium of Digital Art
Wednesday, August 27th at 2:00 pm
In 3350 TMCB (CS Conference Room)
Advisor:  Dan Ventura

Computer Science Opening Social

Join us at the Computer Science Opening Social Pizza Party sponsored by Microsoft. All CS Majors and their families are invited to attend. The party is on Thursday, September 4 from 5:30pm-7pm at Kiwanis Park in Provo (within walking distance of campus).

Colloquium: An Oracular Perspective on Java 8's New Features

Java 8: A Ubiquitous Programming Language Evolves

September 11, 2014 11:00 AM 

1170 TMCB

Robert Clawson’s MS Thesis Defense

Title: Intelligent Indexing: A Semi Automated, Trainable System for Field Labeling
Friday, September 12th at 1:00 pm
In 3350 TMCB (CS Conference Room)
Advisor: Bill Barrett