It is my pleasure and privilege to welcome you to the Department of Computer Science at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) housed in the B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences. The department offers Bachelor's and Master's degrees in computer science and the PhD program is administered at the College level. Dr. Mohan Kumar Professor and Chair

Dr. Matthew Fluet awarded two NSF grants that will enable advances in programming language research.

CS faculty member Matthew Fluet was recently awarded two grants from the National Science Foundation to advance his research in programming languages and compiler design.

The first, “Automatic Locality Management for Dynamically Scheduled Parallelism”, a joint award with researchers at Carnegie Mellon University, addresses the problem...


Dr. Ivona Bezakova to give Theory Canal talk -- September 10th.

Faculty member Ivona Bezakova will be giving a talk on "Minimum Planar Multi-Sink Cuts with Connectivity Priors" as part of the Theory Canal: The Rochester Theory Seminar Series. Below are the details on the talk:

Title: Minimum Planar Multi-Sink Cuts with Connectivity Priors
Date: September 10, 2014
Time: 12:30pm
Place: GOL-3000

Abstract:
Given is a connected positively weighted undirected planar gra...


Congratulations to Tristan E. O’Tierney - 2008 CS graduate!

Tristan received a 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award from RIT representing the Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences. Tristan co-founded Square, the popular mobile payment company in 2009. Tristan was responsible for developing the iPhone application and also worked on the iPad application and Square Wallet. His successful career had him working for Yahoo, VMware and Apple as well as developing the app for Pr...