Faculty Directory

Dr. George Markowsky
Department Chair

325B Computer Science Bldg.
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6138

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Areas of Interest: CyberSecurity.

Dr. Wei Jiang
Associate Chair for Graduate Studies & External Affairs
Associate Professor
Computer Science

333 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4989

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Areas of Interest: Privacy, Security, Data Mining and Databases: Security and Privacy issues raised by data integration and distributed Data Mining techniques; Security issues in Databases and Federated Search; Applied Cryptography and Secure Multi-Party Computation techniques; Document anonymization to prevent the disclosure of sensitive attributes.

Dr. Daniel Tauritz
Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies and Outreach Activities
Associate Professor
Computer Science

325E Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-7218

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Areas of Interest: Evolutionary Computing, Automated Design of Algorithms, Cyber Security, Hyper-heuristics.

Dr. Sajal K. Das
St. Clair Endowed Chair Professor

315 Computer Science Bldg.
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-7708

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Areas of Interest: Wireless and Sensor Networks; Mobile and Pervasive Computing; Cyber-Physical Systems and Smart Environments; Smart Healthcare and Smart Grid; Big Data; Parallel, Distributed and Cloud Computing; Security and Privacy; Systems Biology; Social Networks and Social Computing; Applied Graph Theory and Game Theory.

Dr. Fikret Ercal
Professor
Computer Science

314 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4857

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Areas of Interest: Parallel Algorithms, Bioinformatics and Computer Vision.

Dr. Yanjie Fu
Assistant Professor
Computer Science

313 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4991

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Area of Interest: Data mining and big data analytics, with application to urban computing, mobile analytics, recommender systems, online markets

Mike Gosnell
Lecturer
Computer Science

335 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4491

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Dr. Zhishan Guo
Assistant Professor
Computer Science

306 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4974

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Area of Interest: Real-time Systems, Cyber-Physical Systems, Neural Dynamic Systems and Machine Intelligence.

Dr. Jennifer Leopold
Associate Professor
Computer Science

334 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-7219

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Areas of Interest: Qualitative Spatial Reasoning, Programming Languages, Scientific Visualization, Ontologies, Database Accessessibility and Analysis.

Dr. Dan Lin
Associate Professor and St. Clair Fellow
Computer Science

323 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4988

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Areas of Interest: Database Systems, Security and Privacy, Cloud Computing, Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks.

Dr. Sanjay Madria
Professor
Computer Science

319 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4856

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Areas of Interest: Cloud Computing, Security, Wireless Computing and Mobile Data Management.

Dr. Linda Markowsky
Assistant Research Professor

309 Computer Science Bldg.
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4262

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Areas of Interest: CyberSecurity.

Dr. Bruce M. McMillin
Associate Dean for College of Engineering and Computing (CEC)
Professor
Computer Science

322 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6435

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Areas of Interest: Cyber-Physical Security,  Distributed Systems, Formal Methods in Software Engineering.

Dr. Ricardo Morales
Assistant Teaching Professor
Computer Science

340 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6350

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Teaching Interest: Introduction to Programming with C++, Data Structures, Discrete Mathematics For Computer Science, Algorithms

Clayton Price
Associate Teaching Professor
Freshman/Transfer Advisor
Computer Science

325G Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4620

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Teaching Interest: Introduction to Computer Science, Introduction to Programming with C++, C++ Programming Lab, Data Structures I, Introduction to Numerical Analysis, Object Oriented Numerical Modeling I

Dr. Chaman Sabharwal
Professor
Computer Science

318 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6353

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Areas of Interest: Spatial Reasoning, Graphics, Robotics, Vision & Parallel Algorithms.

Dr. Patrick Taylor
Assistant Teaching Professor
Computer Science

341 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-7717

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Teaching Interests: Data Structures, Introduction to Computer Security, Introduction to Programming, Bioinformatics.

Dr. Haoyi Xiong
Assistant Professor
Computer Science

310 Computer Science Bldg.
Missouri University of Science and Technologh
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6012

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Areas of Interest: Ubiquitous Computing, Mobile Computing, Crowdsourcing, Optimal Sequential Decision Making, and Submodular Optimization.

Dr. Zhaozheng Yin
Associate Professor and St. Clair Fellow
Computer Science

320 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6266

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Areas of Interest: Computer Vision, Biomedical Imaging, Machine Learning, Signal Processing, and Robotics.

Dr. Peizhen Zhu
Assistant Teaching Professor
Computer Science

320 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6185

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Teaching Interest: Introduction to MATLAB Programming, Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science, Introduction to Numerical Methods and Algorithms

Adjunct Faculty

Randy Canis
Adjunct Professor
Computer Science

Missouri University of Science and Technology
Engineering Education Center St. Louis
8001 Natural Bridge Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63121-4499
314-622-6605

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Dr. Sriram Chellappan
Adjunct Professor
Computer Science

325 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409

Areas of Interest: Socio-Technical Systems for Smarter Health and Cyber Security.

Dr. Abusayeed Saifullah
Adjunct Professor
Computer Science

325 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409

Areas of Interest:  Cyber-Physical, Embedded & Real-time Systems, Wireless Sensor Networks, Distributed & Parallel Computing

Joint Appointment

Dr. Jagannathan Sarangapani
Rutledge Emerson Endowed Chair Professor in Electrical Engineering
Computer & Electrical Engineering

221 Emerson Electric Co Hall
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6775

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Areas of Interest: Systems and control, cyber physical systems and security, wireless/sensor networks, robotics/autonomous systems, and prognostics.

Dr. Donald C. Wunsch II
Mary K. Finley Missouri Distinguished Professor of Computer Engineering
Computer & Electrical Engineering

131 Emerson Electric Co. Hall
Rolla, MO 65409-0040
Phone: 573-341-4521

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Areas of Interest: Clustering, Neural Networks, Reinforcement Learning, Approximate Dynamic Programming, Adaptive Dynamic Programming, Adaptive Critic Designs, Adaptive Resonance Theory, Fuzzy Systems, Evolutionary Computation, Particle Swarm Optimization, Nonlinear Regression, Memristors, Game of Go (Baduk, Weichi), Traveling Salesman Problem, Prisoner's Dilemma Problem, Robotic Swarms, Bioinformatics, Self-Healing Critical Infrastructure, Smart Grid, Critical Infrastructure and Cybersecurity.‌‌‎‌‎‌

Visiting Faculty & Postdocs

Shameek Bhattacharjee
Postdoc
Computer Science

304 Computer Science Building
Rolla, MO 65409
PhD, University of Central Florida, 2015

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Areas of Interest: Cyber Security, Statistical Machine Learning, Anomaly Detection, Trust and Reputation, Smart Grids, Dynamic Spectrum Access, Participatory Sensing