Department of Computer Science

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Wilhelm Schickard ushered in the era of computing devices in Tübingen – and never has computer science been as exciting as today, almost 400 years later. The more than 40 groups of the Wilhelm-Schickard Institute (WSI) teach, research and apply computer science at top level.

The research focus of the institute lies in the core areas of computer science as well as in bioinformatics, media informatics and cognitive science. Tübingen's computer scientists benefit from the diverse research environment within and outside the University of Tübingen.

The focus on machine learning is currently being rapidly expanded, in particular through the Cluster of Excellence "Machine Learning in Science" and the Baden-Württemberg Cyber Valley Initiative, which also includes the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems and the University of Stuttgart. Together with these strong partners, the Department of Computer Science forms one of the centres for machine learning in Germany and Europe.

The study of computer science in Tübingen is correspondingly versatile and at the pulse of time: Join us in studying this young science in our Bachelor's and Master's programmes and become part of the success story!

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Prof. Dr. Andreas Geiger receives Everingham Prize

Autonomy needs data: The KITTI dataset supports the development and testing of self-driving cars…

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German Pattern Recognition Award 2021 for Prof. Dr. Zeynep Akata

For her work in the field of multimodal and explainable machine learning, Prof. Dr. Zeynep Akata has…

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Best Paper Award to Michael Niemeyer and Prof. Andreas Geiger at CVPR 2021

From 2D to 3D: Thanks to AI, computers can now see photos in three dimensions.

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3. KuVS Fachgespräch "Network Softwarization" 07.–08.04.2022 (online)

This workshop discusses advances in Software-defined networking (SDN), network function…

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Doctoral Kolleg "ClinBrAIn: Artificial Intelligence for Clinical Brain Research" successfully funded

The Else Kröner Fresenius Foundation (EKFS) supports doctoral students in the Medical Sciences with…

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Carl Zeiss Foundation funds AI research with 5 million euros

The safe use of AI technologies in healthcare is the subject of a new research project at the…

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General News


New professorship at the Department of Computer Science

A warm welcome to Prof. Dr. Gerard Pons-Moll, who as of March 1st 2021 holds the new chair for…

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Offer accepted: Robert C. Williamson will join the department!

A warm welcome to Prof. Dr. Robert C. Williamson, one of the pioneers in the field of machine…

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New professorship at the Department of Computer Science

A warm welcome to Prof. Dr. Robert Bamler, who as of November 2020 holds the new professorship for…

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