Departmental Research Areas

UBC is a research-intensive university and the Department of Computer Science is known to have a conscious focus on interdisciplinary research.


Computational Geometry, Algorithms, Algorithmic Game Theory, Bioinformatics

Artificial Intelligence (LCI)

Vision, Machine Learning, Human-AI-Interaction, Centre for Artificial Intelligence Decision-making and Action (CAIDA)

Data Management and Mining (DMM)

Data Management and Mining, Bioinformatics

Graphics, Visualization, and Human-Computer Interaction (IMAGER)

Human-Computer Interactions, Visualization, Graphics, Sensory Perception & Interaction (SPIN), Design for People (DFP)

Integrated System Design (ISD)

Formal Methods, Algorithmic Game Theory

Networks, Systems, and Security (NSS)

Security & Privacy, Systems

Scientific Computing (SCL)

Sensorimotor Systems


Software Practices (SPL)

Programming Languages, Software Engineering, Systems

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