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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


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:

Distributed computing, cluster computing, mobile computing, routing in static and mobile ad-hoc networks, design of peer-to-peer network architecture.

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


Henry Hexmoor

Associate Professor, Graduate Program Director

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, Mobile Robotics, Knowledge Representation and Reasoning.

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


Bardh Hoxha

Assistant Professor

Hoxha

Office: Engineering A0409E

Phone: (618) 453-6039

Email: bhoxha@cs.siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Computer Science, Arizona State University

Current Research Interests:

Formal Methods, Testing and Verification of Cyber-Physical Systems, Motion Planning for Autonomous Vehicles, and Human-Robot Interaction.

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


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, data mining, machine learning, network architecture, data communication and security.

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


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


Koushik Sinha

Assistant 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


Joint appointments in Computer Science


Garth Crosby

Associate Professor

crosby

Office: Engineering D121
Phone: (618) 453-7841
Email: garth.crosby@siu.edu

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

Current Research Interests:

Wireless sensor networks, wireless body area networks, cyber (network) security, cyber-physical
systems security and trust modeling.

Department:  Department of Technology

Homepage: https://engr.siu.edu/staff/crosby/


S. Yaser Samadi

Assistant Professor

S. Yaser Samadi

Office: Neckers 281

Phone: (618) 453-6502

Email: ysamadi@siu.edu

Education: Ph.D. Mathematics, University of Georgia

Current Research Interests:

Multivariate time series analysis - Symbolic data analysis - Dimension reduction for time series data - Sequential analysis for dependent and independent data - Bayesian analysis - Multivariate statistical inference and analysis.

Department:  Mathematics

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