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Tim Andersen
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 361Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

Liljana Babinkostova
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Cryptography, Cryptanalysis, PostQuantum Algorithms, Number Theory, Game Theory, SetTheoretic Topology
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Cryptography, Cryptanalysis, PostQuantum Algorithms, Number Theory, Game Theory, SetTheoretic Topology

Elisa H. Barney Smith
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science
Research Area(s): Image Processing, Machine Learning
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, MEC Room 202CEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science
Research Area(s): Image Processing, Machine Learning

Donna Calhoun
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Applied Numerical Analysis and Computational Mathematics
Mathematics Department, MB 241AEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Applied Numerical Analysis and Computational Mathematics

Kurtis Cantley
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, MCC Room 202BEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

Hao Chen
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Statistical Signal and Image Processing, Communications
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, MEC Room 202EEmphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Statistical Signal and Image Processing, Communications

Kelly Chen
Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Microeconomics
Business and Economics Department, MB Room 3205Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Microeconomics

Steven Cutchin
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Scientific Data Visualization, Immersive Environments, Serious Games, High Performance Computing
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 356Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Scientific Data Visualization, Immersive Environments, Serious Games, High Performance Computing

Gaby Dagher
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Cyber Security, Applied Cryptography, Data Mining, Cloud Computing
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 350Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Cyber Security, Applied Cryptography, Data Mining, Cloud Computing

Michael Ekstrand
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): HumanComputer Interaction, Artificial Intelligence, Recommender Systems
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 255Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): HumanComputer Interaction, Artificial Intelligence, Recommender Systems

Jerry Fails
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): HumanComputer Interaction (Hci), Participatory Design Finding, Analyzing and Making Sense Of Data/Information (For Children), Informal Science Experiences For Children, Fitness Technologies For Children, Security For Children
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 257Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): HumanComputer Interaction (Hci), Participatory Design Finding, Analyzing and Making Sense Of Data/Information (For Children), Informal Science Experiences For Children, Fitness Technologies For Children, Security For Children

Arvin Farid
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Multiscale Multiphase Numerical Modeling
Civil Engineering Department, ERB Room 3133Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Multiscale Multiphase Numerical Modeling

Clare Fitzpatrick
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Computational Biomechanics
Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Department, RUCH Room 206Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Computational Biomechanics

Michail Fragkias
Business and Economics Department, MBEB Room 3208 
Alejandro N. Flores
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Integrated Terrestrial System Modeling and Remote Sensing, Hydrometeorologic and Regional Climate Modeling, Ecosystem Dynamics Modeling, Agent Based Modeling for Bioregional Analysis, Remote Sensing of Terrestrial Ecohydrology
Geosciences Department, ERB Room 4151Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Integrated Terrestrial System Modeling and Remote Sensing, Hydrometeorologic and Regional Climate Modeling, Ecosystem Dynamics Modeling, Agent Based Modeling for Bioregional Analysis, Remote Sensing of Terrestrial Ecohydrology

John Gardner
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Renewable Energy, Kinetic Energy Scavenging Devices, Dolphin Propulsion, Dynamic Modeling Research
Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering DepartmentEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Renewable Energy, Kinetic Energy Scavenging Devices, Dolphin Propulsion, Dynamic Modeling Research

Nancy Glen
Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Terrestrial Remote Sensing and Image Processing, Remote Environment Sensing, Dryland Ecology, Geological Engineering
Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Terrestrial Remote Sensing and Image Processing, Remote Environment Sensing, Dryland Ecology, Geological Engineering

Greg Hampikian
Emphasis Area(s): CS, Data Science
Research Area(s): Cancer, Forensics, HIV, Vaccine Development, Nullomers (Absent Sequences), Wrongful Convictions
Emphasis Area(s): CS, Data Science
Research Area(s): Cancer, Forensics, HIV, Vaccine Development, Nullomers (Absent Sequences), Wrongful Convictions

Eric J. Hayden
Emphasis Area(s): CSE, CS, Data Science
Research Area(s): RNA Evolution, Molecules for Use in Biomedical and Biotechnical Fields
Emphasis Area(s): CSE, CS, Data Science
Research Area(s): RNA Evolution, Molecules for Use in Biomedical and Biotechnical Fields

Vicken Hillis
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Humanenvironment Systems Modeling and Data Visualization
HumanEnvironment Systems Department, ERB Room 4133Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Humanenvironment Systems Modeling and Data Visualization

Yantian Hou
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Cloud Computing Security, Wireless Network Coexistence, Wireless Security, Social Network Privacy
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 249Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Cloud Computing Security, Wireless Network Coexistence, Wireless Security, Social Network Privacy

Will Hughes
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Materials Science, Scanning Probe Microscopy, Nanomaterials, DNA Nanotechnology
Materials Science and Engineering Department, RUCH Room 338DEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Materials Science, Scanning Probe Microscopy, Nanomaterials, DNA Nanotechnology

Brian Jackson
Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Astronomy, Exoplanet Timeseries Analysis, Astrophysical Modeling
Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Astronomy, Exoplanet Timeseries Analysis, Astrophysical Modeling

Amit Jain
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Parallel Algorithms and High Performance Computing, Beowulf Clusters, Cluster Tools, Parallel Application Development, Parallel Algorithms and Data Structures, Large Scale Data Analysis
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 355Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Parallel Algorithms and High Performance Computing, Beowulf Clusters, Cluster Tools, Parallel Application Development, Parallel Algorithms and Data Structures, Large Scale Data Analysis

Eric Jankowski
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Thermodynamics Applications, Molecular simulation, sustainable energy, soft matter, composite materials
Materials Science and Engineering Department, MEC Room 403BEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Thermodynamics Applications, Molecular simulation, sustainable energy, soft matter, composite materials

Jeffrey Johnson
Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Acoustic Methods For Volcanology
Geosciences Department, ERB Room 3157Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Acoustic Methods For Volcanology

Uwe Kaiser
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Topology, Quantum Computing, Quantum Communication, Elementary Number Theory
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Topology, Quantum Computing, Quantum Communication, Elementary Number Theory

Casey Kennington
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Natural Language Processing, Dialogue Systems
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 254Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Natural Language Processing, Dialogue Systems

Mandar Khanal
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Intelligent Transportation Systems, Advanced Traffic Management, Connected and Automated Vehicle Systems Advanced Travel Forecasting Methods
Civil Engineering Department, ERB Room 1133Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Intelligent Transportation Systems, Advanced Traffic Management, Connected and Automated Vehicle Systems Advanced Travel Forecasting Methods

Kyungduk Ko
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Long Memory Processes, WaveletBased Modeling, Bayesian Inference, Bayesian Statistics
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Long Memory Processes, WaveletBased Modeling, Bayesian Inference, Bayesian Statistics

Michal Kopera
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Computational Mathematics, Ocean and Atmospheric Modeling, HighPerformance Computing, Numerical Methods
Mathematics Departments, MB Room 233BEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Computational Mathematics, Ocean and Atmospheric Modeling, HighPerformance Computing, Numerical Methods

Jaechoul Lee
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Time Series, Extreme Value Analysis, Statistical Analysis in LargeScale Data
Mathematics Department, MB Room 245BEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Time Series, Extreme Value Analysis, Statistical Analysis in LargeScale Data

Lan Li
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Theoretical and Computational Materials Science
Materials Science and Engineering Department, MEC Room 403EEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Theoretical and Computational Materials Science

Min Long
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Scientific computing, Hydrodynamics, Machine learning.
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Scientific computing, Hydrodynamics, Machine learning.

Yang Lu
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Computational Multiscale/Multiphysics Modeling, Infrastructure and Renewable Energy Materials, Sustainable & Durable Cementitious Materials, Infrastructure Materials, Renewable Energy Materials, Critical Infrastructure Systems Resilience
Civil Engineering Department, ERB Room 4143Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Computational Multiscale/Multiphysics Modeling, Infrastructure and Renewable Energy Materials, Sustainable & Durable Cementitious Materials, Infrastructure Materials, Renewable Energy Materials, Critical Infrastructure Systems Resilience

Mahmood Mamivand
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, and Data Science
Research Area(s): Chemistry, processing, structure, and property in materials, aerospace materials, energy materials, and biomaterials.
Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Department, RUCH Room 232Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, and Data Science
Research Area(s): Chemistry, processing, structure, and property in materials, aerospace materials, energy materials, and biomaterials.

HansPeter Marshall
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Geophysics & Glaciology, Data Fusion And Remote Sensing For The Cryosphere
Geosciences Department, ERB Room 3155Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Geophysics & Glaciology, Data Fusion And Remote Sensing For The Cryosphere

Owen McDougal
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Organic Chemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry Department, SCNC Room 153CEmphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Organic Chemistry

Jodi Mead
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Inverse problems, computational algorithms, Geoscience
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Inverse problems, computational algorithms, Geoscience

Hoda Mehrpouyan
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Cyber Security, Data Science
Research Area(s): Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, CyberPhysical Systems, Security, And Privacy
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 252Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Cyber Security, Data Science
Research Area(s): Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, CyberPhysical Systems, Security, And Privacy

Dylan Mikesell
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Computing, Seismology, Geophysics, Seismic Imaging & Monitoring
Geosciences Department, ERB Room 3165Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Computing, Seismology, Geophysics, Seismic Imaging & Monitoring

Catherine Olschanowsky
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): HighPerformance Computing, Parallel Computing, Compiler Optimizations, Benchmark Development
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 253Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): HighPerformance Computing, Parallel Computing, Compiler Optimizations, Benchmark Development

Julia Oxford
Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Function of Extracellular Matrix Molecules in Craniofacial and Skeletal Development, Cartilage Regeneration and Repair, Eye Development and Vitreoretinopathies
Biological Sciences Department, MB Room 225Emphasis Area(s): Data Science
Research Area(s): Function of Extracellular Matrix Molecules in Craniofacial and Skeletal Development, Cartilage Regeneration and Repair, Eye Development and Vitreoretinopathies

Jayash Paudel

Maria (Sole) Pera
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Information Retrieval
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 354Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Information Retrieval

Leming Qu
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Computational Statistics
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Computational Statistics

Nader Rafla
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Programmable Chips, Embedded & MicroprocessorBased System Design, Hardware Architectures
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, MEC Room 202FEmphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Programmable Chips, Embedded & MicroprocessorBased System Design, Hardware Architectures

Mojtaba Sadegh
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Water resource management and hydrological systems, Optimization And Statistical Analysis
Civil Engineering Department, ERB Room 4147Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Water resource management and hydrological systems, Optimization And Statistical Analysis

Marion Scheepers
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Set Theory, Game Theory, Cryptology, Elementary algebra, combinatorics and number theory, and Algorithmic phenomena in Nature.
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Set Theory, Game Theory, Cryptology, Elementary algebra, combinatorics and number theory, and Algorithmic phenomena in Nature.

Edoardo Serra
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security, Data Science
Research Area(s): Data Science, Algorithms, Cyber Security, Data Mining
Computer Science Department, CCP 349Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security, Data Science
Research Area(s): Data Science, Algorithms, Cyber Security, Data Mining

Elena Sherman
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science
Research Area(s): Software Engineering
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 353Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Computer Science
Research Area(s): Software Engineering

Francesca Spezzano
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Social Network Analysis and Mining, Data Science
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 348Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Data Science
Research Area(s): Social Network Analysis and Mining, Data Science

John Stubban
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security, Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Smart Grid and Industrial Cyber Security
Emphasis Area(s): Cyber Security, Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Smart Grid and Industrial Cyber Security

Lisa Warner
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science
Research Area(s): Structural Biology, Protein/nucleic acid interaction, biomolecular structure computation
Chemistry and Biochemistry Department, SCNC Room 154DEmphasis Area(s): Computer Science
Research Area(s): Structural Biology, Protein/nucleic acid interaction, biomolecular structure computation

Denise Wingett
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Immunology and Inflammatory Disease, Nanomaterials and Biological Response, New Drug Development
Biology Department, Science Building Room 103Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Immunology and Inflammatory Disease, Nanomaterials and Biological Response, New Drug Development

Grady Wright
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Computational Math, Scientific Computing, Numerical Methods for PDEs, Approximation Theory, Mathematics of Data Science, Computational Geosciences, and Mathematical Biology
Mathematics Department, MB Room 140Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering, Data Science
Research Area(s): Computational Math, Scientific Computing, Numerical Methods for PDEs, Approximation Theory, Mathematics of Data Science, Computational Geosciences, and Mathematical Biology

Jidong Xiao
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Cybersecurity
Computer Science Department, CCP Room 250Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Cybersecurity

Jyhhaw Yeh
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Computer Security
Emphasis Area(s): Computer Science, Cyber Security
Research Area(s): Computer Security

Barbara ZubikKowal
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Computational and Applied Mathematics
Emphasis Area(s): Computational Science and Engineering
Research Area(s): Computational and Applied Mathematics