Current Department Highlights
"The Monthly Build"
Blurring the boundary between digital and physical art, performance and gaming, students in the University of Maryland’s Immersive Media Design (IMD) program are showcasing their work this week at NextNOW Fest , UMD’s annual multi-medium...read more
Program ranks in the Top 10 for the second year in a row.
The University of Maryland’s computer science program ranks 9 th among the country’s public undergraduate programs in the 2022 edition of U.S. News & World Report ’s “Best Colleges.” The program ranks 18th overall. UMD...read more
Break Through Tech DC hosts its first summer Guild at UMD
Trying out a career in tech can be the best way to explore whether it’s the right fit. And this summer, University of Maryland students got that opportunity through the university’s recently announced partnership with...read more
On Thursday, August 26 th the department welcomed partners (from on-campus and off) and the Fall 2020 & 2021 cohorts of Master’s and PhD students to attend the Computer and Computational Sciences Research Day. Co-hosted...read more
The new institute—with Department of Computer Science faculty member Andrew Childs as director—will significantly add to the vibrant quantum research ecosystem established in the mid-Atlantic region.
The University of Maryland has been tapped to lead a multi-institutional effort supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) that is focused on developing quantum simulation devices that can understand, and thereby exploit, the rich...read more