Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering focuses on the design, analysis, and application of computers and on their applications as components of systems. The UCSC Department of Computer Engineering sustains and strengthens its teaching and research program to provide students with inspiration and quality education in the theory and practice of computer engineering. The department offers the bachelor of science (B.S.) in computer engineering, the bachelor of science in robotics engineering, the bachelor of arts (B.A.) in network and digital technology, the master of science (M.S.) and the doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) in computer engineering degrees as well as an undergraduate minor. A combined B.S./M.S. program allows students to complete both the B.S. and M.S. in computer engineering degrees in five years.

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11 Faculty Members Join The Baskin School Of Engineering In 2017-18

The Baskin School of Engineering welcomes 11 new faculty this year, bringing the school’s total faculty count to 101. The new faculty members bring a wide range of expertise to the engineering school, enhancing already strong programs such as data science and computational genomics, and bringing... Read More

Artificial intelligence research helps disabled use public transportation

Researchers in the Baskin School of Engineering at UC Santa Cruz are collaborating with IBM Research's Almaden facility in San Jose and Valley Transportation Authority to design and install an Internet of Things system that could help disabled people use public transportation.... Read More

2 Baskin Engineering faculty win prestigious NSF CAREER awards

Peter Alvaro, assistant professor of computer science and Jishen Zhao, assistant professor of computer engineering were awarded Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) awards from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Each award provides  $475,000 over a five-year period. NSF presents the... Read More

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