Washington University, St. Louis Engineering

The Department of Computer Science & Engineering trains future educators, researchers and engineers through an intensely personal engagement in a set of research activities that span the development of fundamental knowledge about computational processes, the design of new computing systems and methods, and the creation of novel applications that benefit society at large. The emphasis on interdisciplinary research facilitates engagement with departments across the University and promotes novel uses of information technology across a wide range of disciplines.

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Featured News

Career Center student profile: Will Ralls

Computer science double major Will Ralls decided computer science and engineering was the best course of action for him.


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Viktor Gruev, PhD, has developed a bioinspired polarization camera used to view both cancer cells and other applications in marine biology.


Engineering student team wins national design competition for zinc patch

Computer science junior Julie Knowles is part of the winning team.


Washington University helps found consortium to advance Internet of the future

Patrick Crowley, PhD, is principal investigator on the NDN project and is heading Washington University’s participation in the consortium.


Faculty Profile

Yasutaka Furukawa
Yasutaka Furukawa
Assistant Professor
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Washington University in St. Louis School of Engineering & Applied Science, Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Bryan Hall, CB 1045, 1 Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, MO, USA 63130
Phone: (314) 935-6160, Fax: (314) 935-7302