Welcome to the Department of Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science and optional concentrations in Software Engineering and in Computer and Information Security. Faculty in the Department of Computer Science conduct numerous research projects with funding from a variety of federal and state funding agencies. Research is conducted in areas such as algorithms, bioinformatics, computer and information security, computer architecture, computer networks, databases, high performance computing, parallel and distributed systems, programming languages and compilers, and software engineering among others.
Quarles wins $537K NSF CAREER award
John Quarles, an assistant professor in UTSA's Department of Computer Science, has recently become a recipient of a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Early Career Development (CAREER) award. The five-year, $537,898 grant will support Dr. Quarles's research on “CAREER: Measuring and Reducing Cybersickness in Virtual Reality Physical Rehabilitation”. Including this award, Dr. Quarles has brought more than $1.7 million total research funding to UTSA since joining the department in 2009. For more information about Dr. Quarles's research, see http://save.cs.utsa.edu.