CSE has approximately 50 tenure-track faculty, research-track faculty, and lecturers. Our faculty includes winners of eighteen Sloan Research Fellowships, twenty-nine NSF CAREER Awards, and the MacArthur Award. We have fifteen Fellows of the ACM, twelve IEEE fellows, and three members of the National Academy of Engineering. Five of our faculty have received the University of Washington Distinguished Teaching Award, and the department was the first recipient of the UW Brotman Award for Instructional Excellence.Read about our new 2012/2013 faculty hires here!
Computing for the developing world, health information systems, educational technology
Computer science education, educational technology, computing for the developing world
Distributed systems, networks, operating systems, security, parallel computing, education
Parallel and distributed processing and computer systems architecture
Databases, cloud computing, big-data analytics, scientific data management
Human computer interaction, designing for human values, constraint-based languages and systems
Applications of mobile and embedded computing in resource-constrained environments, ubiquitous computing, sensor networks, embedded systems, applications in the developing world (ICTD)
Computer architecture, programming languages, parallel computing, operating systems, energy-efficient computing.
Operating systems, distributed systems, scalable systems, browser architecture, system security
Human computer interaction, ubicomp, programming by demonstration, design & evaluation tools
Design, implementation, and analysis of high-performance computing and communication systems
Data-intensive discovery (eScience)
Information technology and public policy
Machine learning, computational biology, medicine
Lee lab website
Artificial intelligence: natural language processing, automated planning, applications to crowdsourcing.
Ubiquitous computing, sensing, human-computer interaction, embedded systems
Scientific-Discovery Games, Learning Games, Computer graphics, animation, optimal control, natural locomotion, optimization
Computational neuroscience, humanoid robotics, brain-computer interfaces
Computer vision, multimedia retrieval, biomedical informatics
Sensor systems; wireless power; sensing for robotics; ubiquitous computing; personal robotics
Data management: uncertain and probabilistic databases, data privacy and security, complexity of parallel query evaluation, data pricing.
Image analysis, educational technology, collaborative problem-solving environments
Machine learning, natural language processing and computer vision
Artificial intelligence, internet systems, human computer interaction
Networks, wireless, mobile and ubiquitous computing, distributed systems, security