Faculty Research Areas

If you are a student and are interested in pursuing a research or development project, or if you are from an organization looking to collaborate/consult with experts on specific projects or invite faculty to give a talk, please feel free to contact them.

Adaikkalavan, Raman

Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering (University of Texas and Arlington, 2006).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Database Systems
  • Data Stream Systems
  • Complex Event Processing
  • Software Engineering
  • Computer Science Education

Dinh, Hang

Ph.D. in Computer Science (University of Connecticut, 2010).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Quantum Computing
  • Post-Quantum Cryptography
  • Algorithm Analysis and Design
  • Heuristic Search

Hakimzadeh, Hossein

Ph.D. in Computer Science (North Dakota State University, 1993).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Database Management Systems
  • Operating Systems
  • Distributed Systems
  • Object-Oriented Software Engineering

Nair, Murlidharan

Ph.D. in Bioinformatics (University of Poona, India, 1996).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Computational Analysis of Genetic Macromolecules
  • Application of Statistical Learning Methods to Biology
  • Alternative Splicing and Splicing Arrays

Scheessele, Mike

Ph.D. in Quantitative and Mathematical Psychology (Purdue University, 2001).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Ethics
  • Especially Psychologically Plausible Artificial Vision and Problem-Solving Systems

Surma, Dave

Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering (University of Notre Dame 1998).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Parallel and Distributed Computing
  • Multimedia Applications
  • Computer Architectures
  • High-Performance Networks
  • Software Tools for Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems

Vrajitoru, Dana

D.Sci. in Computer Science (University of Neuchâtel, 1997).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Scientific Visualization
  • Parallel Computation
  • Information Retrieval
  • Artificial Intelligence

Wolfer, James

Ph.D. in Computer Science (Illinois Institute of Technology, 1993).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Applied Artificial Intelligence and Naturally Inspired Computing for Real-World Problems
  • Deep Learning in Medicine
  • Applied Computer Vision
  • Parallel Computing
  • Computer Science Education

Yu, Liguo

Ph.D. in Computer Science (Vanderbilt University, 2004).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Software Engineering in General with Emphasis on Software Dependency
  • Software Reuse
  • Software Maintenance
  • Open-Source Development

Zhang, Liqiang

Ph.D. in Computer Science (Wayne State University, 2005).

Profile

Research interests:

  • Wireless Networking and Mobile Computing
  • Quality of Service
  • Real-Time Computing
  • Sensor Networks
  • Network Security

Emeritus Faculty

Knight, William

  • Ph.D. in Mathematics (University of California, Berkeley, 1969),
  • M.Sc. in Statistics (Pennsylvania State University, 1977),
  • M.Sc. in Computer Science (University of Illinois, Urbana, 1986).

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Research interests:

  • Analysis of Algorithms
  • Data Structures

Russo, John

Ph.D. in Mathematics (Florida State University, 1965).

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Research interests:

  • Program Efficiency
  • Software Engineering