CSRankings Places Maryland Robotics at #10 in the US
CSRankings is a metrics-based ranking of top computer science institutions around the world and is popular in the broad CS and AI community. The model identifies institutions and faculty actively engaged in research across various areas of computer science based on the number of publications by faculty that have appeared at the most selective computer science conferences. Csrankings.org has a FAQ page that explains the site’s methodology, including which research areas it covers and on which conferences it bases its rankings.
“The top-10 classification puts us in a different cluster,” Distinguished Professor Dinesh Manocha said. “It directly impacts our student enrollment, faculty candidates and donors.”
Story adapted from the Institute for Systems Research
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