Faculty Directory

Dr. Bruce M. McMillin
Professor of Computer Science
Interim Department Chair

325C Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6435

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Areas of Interest: Cyber-Physical Systems, CyberSecurity and Smart Grid.

Dr. George Markowsky
Associate Chair for Graduate Studies
Professor
Computer Science

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

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Areas of Interest: CyberSecurity.

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
Computer Science

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

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Areas of Interest:  Cyber-Physical Systems; Security and Privacy; Smart Environments (Smart City, Energy, Healthcare); IoTs; Wireless Sensor Networks; Mobile and Pervasive Computing; Big Data Analytics; Parallel and Cloud Computing; Social Networks; Systems Biology; Graph Theory and Game Theory.

Dr. Yanjie Fu
Assistant Professor
Computer Science

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

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Area of Interest: Data mining, machine learning, deep learning, reinforcement learning from spatial-temporal networked data, with application to smart cities, transportation systems, power grid, user and system behavior analysis, and healthcare

Mike Gosnell
Assistant Teaching Professor
Computer Science

324 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-6640

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Teaching Interest: Programming Fundamentals and Software Engineering, Operating Systems, Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science, Relational Database Systems, Parallel, Distributed, and Grid Computing

Dr. Jennifer Leopold
Associate Professor
Computer Science

322 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. Sanjay Madria
Curators’ Distinguished 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. 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. Costas Tsatsoulis
Vice Chancellor of Research
Dean of Graduate Studies
Professor

202 Centennial Hall
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4134

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Areas of Interest: Artificial Intelligence.

Dr. Venkata Sriram Siddhardh Nadendla
Assistant Professor
Computer Science

313 Computer Science Building
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-4090

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Area of Interest: Cyber-Physical-Human Systems; Statistical Inference & Machine Learning; Nudge & Persuasion; Security, Fairness, Transparency and Trust

Dr. Patrick Taylor
Assistant Teaching Professor
Computer Science

317 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. 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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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. Sahra Sedighsarvestani
Associate Proffessor
Computer & Electrical Engineering

135 Emerson Electric Co Hall
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, MO 65409
(573) 341-7505

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Areas of Interest: Cyber-physical systems, critical infrastructure protection, pervasive computing, sensor networks for environmental and structural monitoring, development and assessment of dependable networks and embedded systems, system and information assurance.

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.‌‌‎‌‎‌

Lecturers

Dr. Josh Wilkerson
Lecturer
Computer Science

345 Computer Science Building
Rolla, MO 65409


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Teaching Interest: Introduction to Operating Systems