Computer Science Department

Faculty | Affiliated Faculty | Staff | Faculty Emeritus | Adjunct

Faculty

    Atrey, Pradeep K.

    Associate Professor
    Computer Science
    Director of Computer Science Undergraduate Program / Affiliated Faculty,
    College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
    Campus Address: UAB 421
    Phone: 518-437-4943
    Email: patrey@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Multimedia data analytics with a focus on security and privacy issues in application areas such as surveillance, social media, and cloud computing

    Berg, George

    Associate Professor
    Computer Science
    Afilliated Faculty, Department of Informatics
    Campus Address: UAB 413
    Phone: 518-437-4937
    Email: berg@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Machine learning, computational biology, natural language processing

    Bloniarz, Peter A.

    Associate Professor
    Computer Science
    Executive Director and Senior Policy Advisor to the Governor’s Cyber Security Advisory Board
    Email: p.bloniarz@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Curriculum and pedagogic innovations, public sector information systems

    Bogdanov, Petko

    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 416
    Phone: 518-437-4939
    Email: pbogdanov@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Data mining and management with a focus on graph data and applications to bioinformatics, neuroscience, material informatics and sociology.

    Chelmis, Charalampos

    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 424B
    Phone: 518-437-4948
    Email: cchelmis@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Modeling, algorithmic, computational, and practical aspects of all V's of Big Data

    Chen, Feng

    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science
    Affiliated Faculty
    Department of Informatics, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
    Campus Address: UAB 426
    Phone: 518-437-4940
    Email: fchen5@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Detection of emerging events and other relevant patterns in the mobile context and/or data mining of spatial temporal, textual, or social media data

    Chen, Mei-Hwa F.

    Associate Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 427
    Phone: 518-437-4952
    Email: mhc@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Software reliability modeling, software testing, software architecture

    Ekenna, Chinwe

    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 423
    Phone: 518-437-4946
    Email: cekenna@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Robotics, machine learning, and computational biology

    Hunt, Harry B., III

    Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 424A
    Phone: 518-437-4947
    Email: hunt@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Combinatorial and sequential logic, database systems, program development and code optimization in high-performance scientific programming, simulation science, combinatorial optimization and approximation

    Hwang, Jeong-Hyon

    Associate Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 409
    Phone: 518-437-4935
    Email: jhh@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Databases, distributed systems, real-time data analysis

    Lyu, Siwei

    Associate Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 414
    Phone: 518-437-4938
    Email: slyu@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Statistical modeling of images, digital image forensics, computer vision, image processing, machine learning, pattern recognition

    Masoumzadeh, Amirreza

    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 422
    Email: amasoumzadeh@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Information security and privacy, including access control policy models and privacy-preserving data sharing in application domains such as social media and location-bases services

    Moulic, Randy

    Associate Dean & Professor
    Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Acting Chair, Department of Computer Science
    Campus Address: Draper 112
    Phone: 518-956-8242
    Email: jmoulic@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Digital electronics, computer architecture and design

    Murray, Neil V.

    Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 405
    Phone: 518-437-4934
    Email: nvm@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Automated deduction, extension of deductive techniques to various non-classical logics (including multiple-valued, annotated and fuzzy logic), knowledge compilation

    Narendran, Paliath

    Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 411
    Phone: 518-437-4936
    Email: dran@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Automated reasoning, formal verification, pattern matching

    Sahebi, Shaghayegh

    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 425
    Email: ssahebi@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Human-centered data mining including educational data mining, recommender and personalization systems, and user modeling

    Strzalkowski, Tomek

    Professor
    Computer Science
    Affiliated Faculty
    Department of Informatics, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
    Campus Address: SS 262B
    Phone: 518-442-2608
    Email: tomek@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Natural language processing, computational sociolinguistics, information retrieval

    Uzuner, Ozlem

    Associate Professor
    Computer Science
    Affiliate Faculty
    Informatics Department, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
    Campus Address: UAB 429
    Phone: 518-437-4955
    Email: ouzuner@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Medical informatics, medical language processing, electronic health records, natural language understanding, natural language information access, information retrieval, information extraction, privacy, security, intellectual property, user interface

    Willard, Dan E.

    Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 420
    Phone: 518-437-4942
    Email: dew@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Mathematical logic (with a concentration in proof theory), the complexity of retrieval algorithms, computational geometry, databases, sociobiology

    Zheleva, Mariya

    Assistant Professor
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: UAB 418
    Phone: 518-437-4941
    Email: mzheleva@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Wireless networks, deployment and monitoring, cognitive radio and dynamic spectrum access, networking for developing regions

Affiliated Faculty

    Munch, Elizabeth

    Assistant Professor
    Mathematics and Statistics
    Affiliated Faculty
    Department of Information Science, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
    Campus Address: Earth Science (ES) 120D
    Phone: 518-442-4632
    Email: emunch@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Topological Data Analysis, with focuses on topological and geometric algorithms, as well as the combination of statistics and machine learning with tools arising from TDA such as persistence diagrams and Reeb graphs.

Staff

Faculty Emeritus

    Arden, Dean

    Professor Emeritus
    Computer Science

    Chaiken, Seth

    Associate Professor Emeritus
    Computer Science
    Email: sdc@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Combinatorial theory and linear algebra and their applications to electronic circuits, computer architecture, algorithms, computational geometry

    Mullin, Lenore

    Associate Professor Emerita
    Computer Science
    Email: lmullin@albany.edu

    Research Interests: Design, verification. and implementation of tensor based algorithms, in software and Exascle hardware where energy and power are reconfigurable resources and data locality is paramount. Tensors are ubiquitous in all areas of IoT: Signal Processing, Modeling, Linear and Multilinear Algebra.

    Ravi, Sekharipuram Subramaniam

    Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus
    Computer Science
    Email: ssravi0@gmail.com

    Research Interests: Design and analysis of algorithms, data mining, mobile computing, operations research, fault-tolerant computing, very large scale integration (VLSI)

    Rosenkrantz, Daniel J.

    Professor Emeritus
    Computer Science
    Email: drosenkrantz@gmail.com

    Research Interests: Database systems, algorithms, high-performance computing

    Stearns, Richard E.

    Distinguished Professor Emeritus
    Computer Science
    Campus Address: LI 67F
    Phone: 518-729-5483
    Email: res@cs.albany.edu

    Research Interests: Computational complexity, automata theory, analysis of algorithms, game theory

Adjunct Faculty