Computer science and engineering faculty

Janaka Balasooriya

Janaka Balasooriya
Associate Program Chair, Computer Systems Engineering
Senior Lecturer

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

Janaka.Balasooriya@asu.edu
(480) 727-8593
Tempe campus, BYENG 578

Chitta Baral

Chitta Baral
Professor
Graduate Program Chair, Computer Science and Engineering

Research interests
Knowledge representation, temporal logics, logic programming, dynamic systems, text extraction, question answering, natural language semantics, bioinformatics

Chitta.Baral@asu.edu
(480) 727-6047
Tempe campus, BYENG 572
Research website

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
Lecturer

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

Burgerk@asu.edu
(480) 965-1493
Tempe campus, BYENG 516

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)

Fainekos@asu.edu
(480) 965-8267
Tempe campus, CTRPT 203-17
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Xuerong Feng

Xuerong Feng
Senior Lecturer

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

Xuerong.Feng@asu.edu
(480) 965-2855
Tempe campus, BYENG 512

Yoshihiro Kobayashi

Yoshihiro Kobayashi
Senior Lecturer

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

Ykobaya@asu.edu
(480) 965-3708
Tempe campus, BYENG 354

Joohyung Lee

Joohyung Lee
Associate Professor

Research interests
Knowledge representation and reasoning, computational logic, logic programming, logics in security, computational semantics of natural language

Joolee@asu.edu
(480) 965-2784
Tempe campus, BYENG 586
Research website

Yann-Hang Lee

Yann-Hang Lee
Professor

Research interests
Real-time computing, internet of things (IoT), embedded system and software, fault-tolerant computing, distributed computing, service-oriented computing, performance evaluation

Yhlee@asu.edu
(480) 727-7507
Tempe campus, CTRPT 203-23
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Ross Maciejewski

Ross Maciejewski
Co-Associate 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
Lecturer

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

Rmeuth@asu.edu
(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

 

Katina.Michael@asu.edu
(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

Ariane.Middel@asu.edu
(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

Renfengbo@asu.edu
(480) 727-5793
Tempe campus
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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

Aricha@asu.edu
(480) 965-7555
Tempe campus, BYENG 440
Research website

Arunabha Sen

Arunabha Sen

Arunabha Sen
Professor

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

Asen@asu.edu
(480) 965-6153
Tempe campus, BYENG 530
Research website

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

syrotiuk@asu.edu
(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

Kurt.Vanlehn@asu.edu
(480) 727-6348
Tempe campus, BYENG M1-01
Research website

Carole-Jean Wu

Carole-Jean Wu
Associate Professor

Research interests
Energy-efficient heterogeneous architecture, energy harvesting for emerging computing devices, performance characterization, analysis and prediction, high-performance and power-efficient LLC designs

Carole-jean.Wu@asu.edu
(480) 965-1494
Tempe campus, CTRPT 203-09
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Guoliang Xue

Guoliang Xue
Professor

Research interests
Survivability and security in smart grid, privacy and security in mobile social networks, economic approaches to network applications

Xue@asu.edu
(480) 965-6218
Tempe campus, BYENG 442
Research website

Stephen Yau

Stephen Yau
Professor

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

Yau@asu.edu
(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

Yu.Zhang.442@asu.edu
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

Mingzhao@asu.edu
(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

Jia.Zou@asu.edu
Tempe campus