Professor Emmanuel Candes Ph.D. ’98, the Barnum-Simons Chair in Mathematics and Statistics and chair of the statistics department, was recently recognized as one of the MacArthur Foundation’s 2017 Fellows.
New computer science lecturer Christopher Gregg sits down to talk about his time with the fast-growing CS department as well as his typewriter hacks and former wearable-technology class.
Assistant professor James Zou joined Stanford’s newly-created biomedical data science department in the fall, teaching CS 273B: “Deep Learning in Genomics and Biomedicine.”
Aaron Sidford joins Stanford’s Management Science & Engineering department, launching new winter class CS 269G / MS&E 313: “Almost Linear Time Graph Algorithms.”
Omer Reingold joins Stanford’s computer science department, taking over instruction of CS154: “Complexity and Automata Theory” as the newest addition to the theory group.
SLAC and Stanford are joining forces to launch Bits & Watts, an initiative to design a 21st century electric grid to better accommodate clean energy sources.