Research Areas

Research Areas

Faculty and students in GW's Department of Computer Science work together to: design and analyze new protocols and systems for stronger cyber security; develop imaging algorithms for computer-assisted surgeries; develop new methods to enable robots to do more human tasks; convert unstructured data to functional knowledge, a critical research area in the natural language processing and “Big Data” field; improve the reliability and efficiency of cloud platforms; and develop better operating systems, among many other efforts.  The department’s research areas are: