Faculty

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Professors


AdbelguerfiMahdi Abdelguerfi, Ph.D.
Professor and Department Chair
Ph.D., Wayne State University

Math 308 C
504-280-7107
chairman@cs.uno.edu

Spatio-temporal Database Systems, High-performance Geographical Information Systems, Synthetic Environments Reconstruction and Parallel Database Systems.

AhmedIrfan Ahmed, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Ajou University, in South Korea

Math 347
iahmed4@uno.edu

Malware, Digital Forensics, Computer Security, Operating Systems

ArifuzzamanShaikh Arifuzzaman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Virginia Tech

Big Data Analytics, Graph (Network) Mining, Data Science, High Performance Computing, Parallel Algorithms

DepanoAdlai DePano, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Math 308 B
504-280-7370
adlai@cs.uno.edu

Computational Geometry (polygonal approximations, algorithm analysis, data structures), Computer Science Education (pedagogical tools and techniques), Software Metrics (software development resource allocation), Applied Mathematics (graph theory, combinatorics)

HoqueTamjidul Hoque, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Monash University, Australia

Math 333
504-280-2406
thoque@uno.edu

Bioinformatics & Machine Learning, Protein Structure Prediction, Optimized Metabolic Network-based Biofuel Production in Algae

RoussevVassil Roussev, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Math 332
504-280-2405
vassil@cs.uno.edu

Distributed Systems-- Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), On-the-spot Digital Forensics, Mobile Devices. Software Engineering-- Pattern-based Techniques, Component and Service-based Models, Agile Development Methods.

SamuelBen Samuel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz

Math 339

Interactive Narrative, AI-Driven Game Design, Social Simulation, Computationally Assisted Performance

SummaChristopher Summa, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Math 312 A
504-280-4415
csumma@cs.uno.edu

Protein Structure/Function Relationships, Protein Structure Prediction, and Protein Design and Engineering.

TuShengru Tu, Ph.D.
Professor and Graduate Coordinator
Ph.D., University of Illinois

Math 308 A
504-280-7108
shengru@cs.uno.edu

Service-oriented Computing, Software Integration, Software Testing, Petri Net Theory and Applications.

WareStephen Ware, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Math 337
sgware@uno.edu

Interactive Narrative, Artificial Intelligence, Planning, Digital Games.

ZibranMinhaz Zibran, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Software Engineering, Human Computer Interaction, Optimization

 

Instructors


CooperNathan Alton Cooper
Research Software Engineer
M.S., University of New Orleans

CERM 217
ncooper@uno.edu

Mobile applications, web applications.

EishitaFarjana Eishita
Instructor
Ph.D. Candidate, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Augmented Reality Gaming, Human Computer Interaction

 

HolmbergTed Holmberg
Industry Liaison
M.S., University of New Orleans

Web Applications, Game Development, Robotics, Outreach Initiatives

ToupsMatthew Toups
IT Director
M.S., University of New Orleans

Geospatial Data Systems, System Administration, Network Security

 

Adjunct Professors


CooperJoe Sylve, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
Ph.D., University of New Orleans

MATH 329-A
jtsylve1@uno.edu

Memory Analysis, Reverse Engineering, Malware, Digital Forensics, Computer Security, Operating Systems