Welcome to the Faculty of Computer Science

The faculty of Computer Science and its six institutes cover a broad range of Core Informatics and Applied Informatics. Special fields in Economics and Information Management complement these areas.
This broad scope in research and teaching offers students attractive options. It positions the faculty within a high-ranking international research field, and it provides manifold links for knowledge transfer with industry and society.
Jan 16, 2018

EU Project CUTLER started with a Kick-off meeting at Thessaloniki

The recently granted EU project CUTLER aims to shift the existing paradigm of policy making in coastal areas, which is largely based on intuition, towards an evidence-driven approach enabled by big data.

Sep 11, 2017

Startup Weekend 2017 in Koblenz - 2nd place for Web Science students

Keya Kasham and Roman Sokolov, two students in Master Web Science won second place together with three other members at the startup weekend 2017 in Koblenz with their idea for the sales machine Eggcellent.

Dec 15, 2017

WeST Team reaches final of the Digital Imagination Challenge

The WeST team behind the Web browser GazeTheWeb has reached the final of the Digital Imagination Challenge with their idea for digital inclusion.

Dec 14, 2017

Two former WeST employees found the company datapeutics

Dr. Christoph Kling and Christian Hachenberg, both former employees of the Institute for Web Science and Technologies (WeST), founded datapeutics together with Dr. Alexander Zien.

Aug 16, 2017

IEEE CBMS 2017 - Best Student Paper Award

In August 2017, the Institute for Web Science and Technology (WeST) received the Best Student Paper Award for their work on understanding cognitive load when typing with eye gaze.

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