School of Computer Science

Breaking new ground in the theory and practice of computational systems and their applications

Latest News

SoCS’s academics discover a new wireless hack that could unlock 100 million cars

The School of Computer Science’s Dr Flavio Garcia and Dr David Oswald have uncovered two distinct vulnerabilities that could affect the keyless entry systems of an estimated 100 million cars.

Professor Mark Ryan receives Excellence in Doctoral Research Supervision award

The SoCS’s Professor Mark Ryan has been awarded an ‘Excellence in Doctoral Research Supervision’ accolade, at the University’s 2016 Awards Ceremony.

School of Computer Science’s Dr Dave Parker wins joint 2016 HVC Award for PRISM

SoCS’s Dr Dave Parker, Marta Kwiatkowska from the University of Oxford and Gethin Norman from the University of Glasgow, have won the 2016 HVC award for “the invention, development and maintenance of the PRISM probabilistic model checker”.

SoCS Academics shortlisted for the Founders Award for Excellence in Business Advancement

Dr Hamid Dehghani and Dr Iain Styles have been shortlisted for the University of Birmingham’s Founders Award for Excellence in Business Advancement.

Upcoming Events

2016 Undergraduate Open Days

The University will be hosting two UG Open Days on Saturday 10th September and Saturday 15th October 2016. Computer Science will be giving talks, manning stands, performing tours and showing demonstrations.

Computer Science hosts Professor Manuela Veloso

The School of Computer Science will be playing host to Professor Manuela Veloso, who will be presenting as part of our Distinguished Seminar Series:

School of Computer Science hosts Professor Dana Scott

The School of Computer Science will be hosting a Distinguished Seminar delivered by Professor Dana Scott, holder of the Turing Award.