Google Research

Google's Hybrid Approach to Research

Communications of the ACM, vol. 55 Issue 7 (2012), pp. 34-37


In this viewpoint, we describe how we organize computer science research at Google. We focus on how we integrate research and development and discuss the benefits and risks of our approach.

Research Areas

Learn more about how we do research

We maintain a portfolio of research projects, providing individuals and teams the freedom to emphasize specific types of work