Computer Science Research Areas

Computer Science

Research Areas & Faculty Interests

Research Areas

Software Engineering and Software Testing
Computer Graphics and Human-Computer Interaction
High Performance Computing, Compilers, and Programming Languages
Cloud Computing and BigData Processing
Computer Science Education
Computational Economics and Algorithmic Game Theory
Cyber-Physical Systems
Bioinformatics/Computation Biology

Faculty Interests

Gedare Bloom

Systems security, cyber-physical systems, embedded systems, real-time systems


Terrance Boult

Computer vision, image processing, networking and medical imaging

Vision and Security Technology (VAST) Lab

Philip Brown

Game Theory, Computational Economics, Automation & Control Theory, Sociotechnical Systems, Network Science

Tim Chamillard

Computer science education

Sang-Yoon Chang

Systems security, network security, computer network, wireless network, cyber-physical systems, Internet of Things

Kristen Walcott-Justice

Software testing and computer architecture with emphasis on software testing and debugging in resource-constrained environments

Jugal Kalita

Artificial intelligence, bioinformatics, information retrieval, natural language processing and machine learning

Language Information and Computation (LINC) Lab

Rory Lewis

Creating machine learning tools for time-variant signal analysis in neurosciences

Shuai Daniel Li



Oluwatosin Oluwadare 

Machine Learning, Reinforcement Learning, Data Mining, Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, and 3D Genomics

Sudhanshu Semwal

Computer graphics, wearable computing and virtual reality, computer-human interaction, medical applications, human animation and avatars, volume Rendering and visualization, realistic Images, ray tracing, computational geometry

Games and Media Integration (GMI) Lab

Shouhuai Xu

Cybersecurity Dynamics, Cybersecurity Metrics and Quantification, Cybersecurity Data Analytics, Cyber Defense Decision-Making and Command-and-Control, Moving-Target Defense, Cyber Deception, Cybersecurity Human Factors, Adversarial Malware Detection, Critical Infrastructure Resilience, Bio- and Immune System-inspired Cyber Defense, Blockchain, IoT and CPS Security, Trustworthy Cloud and Edge Computing

Laboratory for Cybersecurity Dynamics (LCD)

Qing Yi

Compiler optimizations for high-performance computing, distributed and parallel systems, programming language design and implementation, automated code generation, systematic discovery of software vulnerabilities

HPC Compiler Lab

Xiaobo Zhou

Cloud computing, Datacenters, BigData parallel and distributed processing, autonomic and sustainable computing, scalable Internet services and architectures, and computer networks and security

Distributed, Sustainable, and Cloud Computing Systems (DISCO) Lab

Yanyan Zhuang

Computer networking (wireless), application fault diagnosis, mobile platforms, probability and statistics