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Welcome to the Computer Science Division at UC Berkeley, one of the strongest programs in the country. We are renowned for our innovations in teaching and research. Berkeley teaches the researchers that become award winning faculty members at other universities. This website tells the story of our unique research culture and impact, and our commitment to excellence in teaching.

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Our research areas include computer architecture, theory, security, programming languages, numerical methods, AI, human-computer interaction, and computational biology, among others.

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  • April 09, 2024

    How to keep AI from killing us all

    As companies build ever more powerful AI systems — with capabilities that rival or even exceed those of humans — research into AI safety is lagging far behind. “I think the only way forward is to figure out how to make AI safety a condition of doing business,” said UC…

  • April 01, 2024

    EECS graduate students recognized for outstanding peer mentorship

    EECS Ph.D. students Myoungseok Kim and Federico Mora Rocha have won Outstanding Graduate Student Peer Mentor Awards. Conferred by The Graduate Assembly, the awards recognize commitment to helping fellow students succeed and exemplifying the university’s core values of effective mentoring. Recipients are nominated by faculty colleagues and peers. Kim’s primary…

  • March 27, 2024

    Anca Dragan named Head of AI Safety and Alignment at Google DeepMind

    EECS Associate Professor Anca Dragan was named Head of AI Safety and Alignment at Google DeepMind. Google DeepMind’s AI Safety and Alignment organization, founded in February, is responsible for developing new safeguards for Gemini models and aligning forthcoming models with human goals and values. “Google DeepMind is fairly unique in…

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