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Computer programming is a major part of computer science. However, it is only one aspect of a multifaceted area where focus lies on problem solving.

Computer science also cover areas as e.g. computer graphics, image processing, machine learning, knowledge representation, information and interaction technology. The courses and lecturers are often closely linked to the research within computer science. Students majoring in computer science often work with e.g. system development, project management and product development within areas such as technology, medicine, media, design and economy. It is also possible to undertake post graduate studies after graduation.

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News - Computing Science

Top-listed AI startups in Sweden based on research at Umeå University
Published: 21 Oct, 2020

Algoryx, Infobaleen, Prediktera and Shimmercat are all among the brightest startups within AI in Sweden.

Privacy: an important concept of our time
Published: 15 Oct, 2020

Vu studies the need for only privacy-guarantee and privacy concern analysis in machine learning with big data.

Spin-off Elastisys part of fog computing project
Published: 05 Oct, 2020

Elastisys is part of a project with novel fog computing technologies for smart water management.

Graduate school a future of groundbreaking research in AI
Published: 30 Sep, 2020

Six PhD students from Umeå participated in the first meeting of WASP-HS humanities and social sciences.

What do you do when cloud resources are insufficient?
Published: 29 Sep, 2020

Lars Larsson approaches the cloud resource problem from both cloud providers and customers point of view.