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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Department of Computer Science

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Who’s Who in the Department of Computer Science

Chair: Shishir Shah


Albert M.K. Cheng, Zhigang Deng, Edgar Gabriel, J. C. Huang (Emeritus), Shou-Hsuan Stephen Huang, Olin G. Johnson (Emeritus), Lennart Johnsson, Ioannis A. Kakadiaris, Willis K. King (Emeritus), Ernst L. Leiss, Gopal Pandurangan, Jehan-François Pâris, Ioannis Pavlidis, Shishir Shah, Jaspal Subhlok, Nikolaos Tsekos, Rakesh Verma

Associate Professors:

Guoning Chen, Kam-Hoi Cheng, Christoph Eick, Edgar Gabriel, Omprakash Gnawali, Carlos Ordonez, Weidong Larry Shi, Thamar Solorio, Ricardo Vilalta

Assistant Professor:

Mohammad Amin Alipour, Aron Laszka, Arjun Mukherjee, Panruo Wu


Victoria Hilford (Instructional Associate Professor), Carlos Rincon (Instructional Assistant Professor), Nouhad Rizk (Instructional Associate Professor), Venkat Subramaniam (Instructional Professor), Giulia Toti (Instructional Assistant Professor), Changhoon Yun (Instructional Associate Professor)


Kevin Long (Professor of Practice)


Computer science is the systematic study of the theory, design, development, and application of computers and computational systems. Professional opportunities exist for graduates with computer science degrees in industries related to software engineering, internet systems and technology, game design, computer graphics, animation, robotics, artificial intelligence, security, data analytics, medicine, biotechnology, business management and consulting, modeling, as well as graduate study in computing-related fields.

The department’s teaching and research specializations include artificial intelligence, biomedical computing, computer networks, computer vision, computer graphics, databases, high performance computing, machine learning, natural language processing, networking, operating systems, parallel and distributed computing, real-time systems, scientific visualization, software engineering, scientific computing, security and theory.

Explore the various undergraduate educational opportunities in computer science:


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