Computer science and engineering faculty

Janaka Balasooriya

Janaka Balasooriya
Associate Program Chair, Computer Systems Engineering
Associate Teaching Professor

Research interests 
Distributed, internet and grid computing, web service coordination primitives and system architectures, biological data integration and interoperability, middleware and embedded software

[email protected]
(480) 727-8593
Tempe campus, BYENG 578

Dimitri Bertsekas

Dimitri Bertsekas

Dimitri Bertsekas
Fulton Chair of Computational Decision Making

Research interests
Reinforcement learning, artificial intelligence, optimization, linear and nonlinear programming, data communication networks, parallel and distributed computation

Chris Bryan

Chris Bryan
Assistant Professor

Research interests
Information visualization, visual analytics, virtual reality, data storytelling, data analysis, explainable machine learning and artificial intelligence; perception and cognition, human-computer Interaction, data privacy and security

Kevin Burger

Kevin Burger
Assistant Teaching Professor

Research interests
Embedded systems, introductory programming, data structures and algorithms, computer architecture and organization, web development

[email protected]
(480) 965-1493
Tempe campus, BYENG 516

Zhichao Cao

Zhichao Cao headshot

Zhichao Cao
Assistant Professor

Research interests
Data Infrastructure, key-value store (RocksDB, LevelDB, and HBase), NoSQL database, data deduplication, backup and archive system, file system, hierarchical storage system, distributed storage system, compute-storage disaggregation

Tempe campus

Georgios Fainekos

Georgios Fainekos
Associate Professor

Research interests
Cyber-physical systems: hybrid dynamical systems, real-time and embedded systems, formal methods with applications to automation & control: system testing and verification, formal languages and logic, motion planning in robotics, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)

[email protected]
(480) 965-8267
Tempe campus, CTRPT 203-17
Research website

Xuerong Feng

Xuerong Feng
Associate Teaching Professor

Research interests
Algorithm design and analysis, including network algorithms, Bioinformatics algorithms and parallel algorithms

[email protected]
(480) 965-2855
Tempe campus, BYENG 512

Yoshihiro Kobayashi

Yoshihiro Kobayashi
Associate Teaching Professor

Research interests
Game design, game development, digital fabrication, AI in design, virtual reality, building information modeling, procedural modeling, computer graphics, PRISM Lab at ASU

[email protected]
(480) 965-3708
Tempe campus, BYENG 354

Baoxin Li

Baoxin Li
Associate Director for Academic and Student Affairs, School of Computing and Augmented Intelligence
Professor

Research interests
Computer vision and pattern recognition, image/video processing, statistical methods in visual computing, machine learning

[email protected]
(480) 965-1735
Tempe campus, BYENG 502
Research website

Ross Maciejewski

Ross Maciejewski
Director, School of Computing and Augmented Intelligence and Professor
Director, Center for Accelerating Operational Efficiency, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Center of Excellence

Research interests
Information visualization, geographical visualization, computer graphics, syndromic surveillance, volume rendering, non-photorealistic rendering, decision support systems

Ryan Meuth

Ryan Meuth
Assistant Teaching Professor

Research interests
Examining ways to improve engineering education, in particular the first year engineering experience

[email protected]
(480) 727-6389
Tempe campus, BYENG 438

Katina Michael

Katina Michael
Professor
Joint appointment with School for the Future of Innovation in Society

Research interests
Emerging technologies, innovation, informatics, technology and society, policy and society, ubiquitous computing, digital media, wearable computing, embedded devices, big data, open data, drones, cybersecurity, IoT, robotics, automation

 

[email protected]
(480) 965-6316
Tempe campus
Research Website

Ariane Middel

Ariane Middel

Ariane Middel
Assistant Professor
Joint appointment with School of Arts, Media and Engineering

Research interests
Urban climate, heat mitigation, thermal comfort, human biometeorology, modeling and simulation, microclimate, local climate, climate-sensitive urban design, climate adaptation and mitigation, urban heat islands, urban climate informatics, geographic information systems, human-environment interaction, land use and land cover, sustainability, geovisualization

[email protected]
(480) 967-2875
Tempe campus
Research Website

Fengbo Ren

Fengbo Ren
Associate Professor

Research interests
Hardware acceleration, embedded, reconfigurable, and parallel computing solutions for data analytics and information processing, energy-efficient computing, data-driven compressive sensing, hardware-friendly machine learning

[email protected]
(480) 727-5793
Tempe campus
Research website

Andrea Richa

Andrea Richa
Co-Associate Director, School of Computing and Augmented Intelligence
President’s Professor

Research interests
Self-organizing particle systems, programmable matter, bio-inspired algorithms, distributed computing and algorithms, theory of wireless communication, graph, randomized, and approximation algorithms, self-stabilizing overlay networks, combinatorial optimization, distributed resource allocation

[email protected]
(480) 965-7555
Tempe campus, BYENG 440
Research website

Arunabha Sen

Arunabha Sen

Arunabha Sen
Professor
Program Chair, Computer Science and Engineering

Research interests
Resource optimization in optical, wireless and sensor networks, video transmission over mobile ad-hoc networks, network processors, system/network on chip design, combinatorial optimization, algorithm design and analysis

[email protected]
(480) 965-6153
Tempe campus, BYENG 530
Research website

Aviral Shrivastava

Aviral Shrivastava
Professor
Graduate Program Chair, Computer Science and Engineering

Research interests
Compilers and micro architectures for embedded systems, including techniques for power, performance reliability, temperature and code size improvement

[email protected]
(480) 727-6509
Tempe campus, CTRPT 203-15
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Violet Syrotiuk

Violet Syrotiuk
Associate Professor

Research interests
Cross-layer design and optimization in changing network conditions, modeling and monitoring, medium access control protocols, multi-hop wireless networks including MANETs, WSNs, WMNs, and cognitive radio networks

[email protected]
(480) 965-7034
Tempe campus, BYENG 434
Research website

Kurt VanLehn

Kurt VanLehn
Professor, The Diane and Gary Tooker Chair for Effective Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

Research interests
Applications of AI to education (Intelligent Tutoring Systems, teachable agents, tutorial NL dialogue systems), human learning (student modeling; cognitive modeling), cognitive science

[email protected]
(480) 727-6348
Tempe campus, BYENG M1-01
Research website

Stephen Yau

Stephen Yau
Professor

Research interests
Trust management and security, software engineering, distributed systems, service based systems, ubiquitous/pervasive computing

[email protected]
(480) 965-2647
Tempe campus, BYENG 488

Yu Zhang

Yu Zhang
Assistant Professor

Research interests
Multi-agent systems, human-aware planning, multi-agent planning, automated planning and scheduling, distributed robot systems, human-robot interaction

[email protected]
Tempe campus, BYENG 594
Research website

Ming Zhao

Ming Zhao
Associate Professor

Research interests
Distributed/cloud computing, big data, high-performance computing, autonomic computing, virtualization, storage systems, operating systems

[email protected]
(480) 727-7850
Tempe campus, BYENG 412
Research website

Jia Zou

Jia Zou
Assistant Professor

Research interests
Data-intensive distributed systems, machine learning systems, blockchain, development of dynamic applications

[email protected]
Tempe campus