The Engineering Path Less Traveled

Prof. Jane Cleland-Huang, a computer software engineer, and her students have a vision for “smart” and safe drones that can be real team players in search and rescue, fire surveillance, environmental sampling, and medical delivery.

Jane Cleland-Huang works in her drone lab.
CSE graduate student Sophia Abraham conducting cyber security research

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NSWC Crane, IU, Notre Dame, and Purdue team up to provide Trusted AI workforce development and research

Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) is teaming up with state academic institutions Indiana …

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Researchers across the U.S. will support NSF Major Facilities in their data lifecycle management efforts through new NSF-funded center of excellence

When it comes to research, having a strong cyberinfrastructure that supports advanced data acquisition, storage, …

Notre Dame joins CyberSMART, an NSF Industry-University Collaborative Research Center

The University of Notre Dame received a full National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry-University Collaborative …

Notre Dame to join Indiana coalition to develop quantum technologies

The University of Notre Dame is joining efforts to establish a National Science Foundation-backed quantum research …

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Summer computer science program at Notre Dame leads to statewide recognition for Penn-Harris-Madison teacher

For the past four summers, Amanda Fox, a teacher with Penn-Harris-Madison (PHM) School Corp., has worked closely with …

CSE 2021 Graduate Student Awards

Graduate students are an essential part of the research enterprise in Computer Science and Engineering, and they are …

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Where can I go with a Notre Dame degree in Computer Science and Engineering?

Our graduates take up careers in the computing industry, the finance industry, large engineering companies, consulting firms, medical infomatics companies, and government. Other enter doctoral programs at leading universities or pursue startup opportunities, contributing to the burgeoning innovation culture surrounding computer science and engineering.

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Undergraduate Programs

Computer Science and Engineering offers two undergraduate degree programs, one in Computer Science and one in Computer Engineering. Our programs are highly flexible, so you can pursue a passion or sample the field broadly and customize your degree.

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Graduate Programs

Our Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering leads to research careers in the academy, industry, and government.

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Meet Faculty

Our faculty share a commitment to excellence in education and pursuit of high-impact research and scholarship.

Spotlight on Research in Computer Science and Engineering

Fighting the Spread of Misinformation Online

In collaboration with DARPA, the research division of the U.S. Department of Defense, computer science and engineering Professor Tim Weninger is working to combat the spread of misinformation online.

“The scary thing about the age of social media is the speed and the scale of how information spreads. . . . This is a technology problem. Engineers helped create it, but we can also help solve it. And we must. Because the future of our democracy and our society depend on it.”