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Khaled Ahmed

Assistant Professor

Dr. Ahmed

Office: Engineering A0407E
Phone: (618) 453-6179
Email: kahmed@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Computer Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan.

Current Research Interests:

High-Performance Computing, Distributed and Parallel computing, Peer-to-Peer computing, Big Data, Machine Learning, and Image processing.

Website: https://www.cs.siu.edu/~kahmed


Abdullah Aydeger

Assistant Professor

Abdullah Aydeger

Office: Engineering A0409F
Phone: (618) 453-6032
Email: aydeger@cs.siu.edu

Education:
Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida International University

Current Research Interests:

Network Security, Software Defined Networking, and Network Function Virtualization

Homepage: https://www2.cs.siu.edu/~aydeger


Norman F.Carver III

Associate Professor

Carver

Office: Engineering A0307C

Phone: (618) 453-6048

Email: carver@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Massachusetts

Current Research Interests:

Machine learning and data sciences, AI approaches to optimization and control problems, multi-agent systems.

Homepage: https://www.cs.siu.edu/~carver/


Dunren Che

Professor, Undergraduate Program Director

Che

Office: Engineering A0307B

Phone: (618) 453-6046

Email: dche@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D., Computer Science, Beijing University Of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Current Research Interests:

Database and Data Mining, Big Data Management and Analysis, Machine Learning and Recommendation, Cloud & Fog/Edge Computing, Crowdsourcing, Scientific Workflow, Personalized Learning and Education.

Homepage: https://www.cs.siu.edu/~dche


Bidyut Gupta

Professor

Gupta

Office: Engineering A0405B

Phone: (618) 453-7194

Email: bidyut@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Calcutta

Current Research Interests:

Fault-tolerant computing, routing algorithms in computer networks, architecture design of P2P networks, P4P networks, Fog P2P networks.

Homepage: https://www.cs.siu.edu/gupta


Henry Hexmoor

Professor

Hexmoor

Office: Engineering A0409C

Phone: (618) 453-6047

Email: hexmoor@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Computer Science, University at Buffalo

Current Research Interests:

Artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems, cognitive science, knowledge representation and reasoning, cybersecurity, blockchain.

Homepage: https://www.cs.siu.edu/~hexmoor


Chun-Hsi "Vincent" Huang

Director of the School of Computing

Dr. Huang

Office: Engineering A0319D

Phone: (618) 453-6033

Email: chuang@cs.siu.edu

Education:
Ph.D. State University of New York at Buffalo

Current Research Interests:

Extreme-Scale Computing and Data Analytics, Computational Biology, Security and Applied Algorithmics.


Xiaolan "Sharon" Huang

Assistant Professor

Huang

Office: Engineering A0407D

Phone: (618) 453-6054

Email: 
xhuang@cs.siu.edu

Education: 
Ph.D. Computer Science, Southern Illinois University

Current Research Interests:

Bioinformatics, big data analytics, machine learning, high performance computing.

Homepage: https://www.cs.siu.edu/~xhuang


Xiaoqing "Frank" Liu

Dean of the College of Engineering

Xiaoqing Frank Liu

Office: Engineering A0407

Phone: (618) 453-6059

Email: 
xiaoqing.liu@siu.edu

Education:
Ph.D. Computer Science, Texas A&M University

Current Research Interests:

Cyber argumentation based social media and networking, data analytics based recommendation systems, service computing, cyber physical systems, software engineering, applied artificial intelligence, and advanced computing and data applications


Banafsheh Rekabdar

Assistant Professor

Rekabdar

Office: Engineering A0405D

Phone: (618) 453-6056

Email: brekabdar@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nevada Reno

Current Research Interests:

Artificial intelligence, Machine learning, Deep learning, Data mining, big data analytics, Robotics.

Homepage: https://www.cs.siu.edu/~brekabdar


Tong Shu

Assistant Professor

Tong Shu

Office: Engineering A0409E

Phone: (618) 453-6039

Email: 
tshu@cs.siu.edu

Education:  Ph.D. Computer Science, New Jersey Institute of Technology

Current Research Interests:

Parallel and Distributed Systems, Machine Learning, Big Data, Scientific Workflow, Wireless Networks, Cloud Computing, Energy Efficiency

Homepage:  https://www2.cs.siu.edu/~tshu


Koushik Sinha

Associate Professor

Sinha

Office: Engineering A0407A

Phone: (618) 453-3922

Email: 
koushik.sinha@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Computer Science, Jadavpur University

Current Research Interests:

Mobile computing, Wireless Ad hoc and Sensor Networks, Complex Networks, Social Computing, Crowdsourcing Systems

Homepage: https://www.cs.siu.edu/~ksinha


Sajedul Talukder

Assistant Professor

Talukder

Office: Engineering A0407

Phone: (618) 453-6059

Email: 
sajedul.talukder@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Computer Science, Florida International University

Current Research Interests:

Security and abuse detection in online and geosocial networks, data privacy, machine learning, distributed computing systems, mobile applications.

Homepage: https://www.cs.siu.edu/~stalukder


Joint appointments in Computer Science


MARK BYRD

Professor

byrd

Office: Neckers
Phone: (618) 453-1054
Email:mbyrd@physics.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Physics, University of Texas at Austin

Current Research Interests:

Quantum error prevention methods, simulating quantum systems with quantum systems, quantum information


S. Yaser Samadi

Associate Professor

S. Yaser Samadi

Office: Neckers 281

Phone: (618) 453-6502

Email: ysamadi@siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Statistics, University of Georgia

Current Research Interests:

Multivariate time series analysis - High dimensional statistical inference, Tensor data analysis - Big Data - Symbolic data analysis - Dimension reduction for time series data - Sequential analysis for dependent and independent data - Bayesian analysis.

School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Homepage: https://math.siu.edu/faculty-staff/faculty/samadi.php