Computer science department - a four page presentation
Computer ScienceDepartment A four page presentation
CS is all about… Improving the software tools we all use Smarter applications that understand the user’s language Better methods for data and knowledge retrieval More intuitive human computer interaction (graphics, voice, vision, motion…) Faster, richer and more secure operating systems Better, more powerful software engineering tools and programming languages And more!
CS Subjects Mathematical foundations Theory of Computation, Modeling and Simulation, Neural networks Tools for diverse types of applications Compilers, Image processing, Networking Tools for better infrastructure Parallel and Distributed computing, Security The optional course
Past CS Projects Intelligent voice controlled house Arabic Handwriting Recognition Facial expression analysis Eye tracking based input Peer to Peer file sharing Antivirus Compiler Construction toolkit Logic# What’s next?
Future and Community Lots of research areas. See research departments of Microsoft, IBM, Sun, Google and others Try a quick search for “computer science” or “computer science department” Availability of Jobs Sakhr, RDI, Imaginet & others heavily use Image processing, character recognition & natural language techniques ITWorx, Ractors and others focus on software engineering, networking and security