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Jayadev Acharya

Assistant Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, 2014

Research Focus: Information theory, machine learning, and algorithmic statistics

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Theory of Computing

Rachit Agarwal

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2013

Research Focus: Distributed systems, systems for big data analytics, networking, design and analysis of algorithms

Research Areas: Systems and Networking

David Albonesi

Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1996

Research Focus: Adaptive and reconfigurable multi-core and processor architectures, power- and reliability-aware computing, and high performance interconnect architectures using silicon nanophotonics

Research Areas: Computer Architecture & VLSI

Lorenzo Alvisi

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member, Tisch University Professor ; Ph.D., Cornell University, 1996

Research Focus: Theory and practice of dependable distributed computing

Research Areas: Systems and Networking

Yoav Artzi

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Washington, 2015

Research Focus: Natural language processing, situated language understanding, automated natural language interaction, machine learning

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Graeme Bailey

Visiting Professor ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., Univ of Birmingham, 1977

Research Focus: Mathematical modeling, applications to medicine and biology, geometry, parametrization spaces and connectivity

Kavita Bala

Professor ; Computer Science, Chair, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 1999

Research Focus: Computer graphics—scalable graphics; perceptually-based, realistic rendering; image-based texturing and modeling

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Graphics, Scientific Computing

Siddhartha Banerjee

Assistant Professor ; Operations Research and Operations Engineering, CS Field Member ; PhD, University of Texas - Austin, 2013

Research Focus: Stochastic Modeling, Design of Scalable Algorithms, Matching Markets and Social Computing, Control of Information-Flows, Learning and Recommendation

Research Areas: Theory of Computing

Christopher Batten

Associate Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 2010

Research Focus: High performance and energy-efficient parallel computer architecture and VSLI design

Research Areas: Computer Architecture & VLSI

Serge Belongie

Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member; Associate Dean at Cornell Tech ; Ph.D., University California, Berkeley, 2000

Research Focus: Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Crowdsourcing, Human-in-the-Loop Computing

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Graphics, Human Interaction

Austin Benson

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D. Stanford University, 2017

Research Focus: Methods and algorithms for network science; tensor computations and numerical linear algebra; behavioral modeling in the information sciences.

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction, Scientific Computing

David Bindel

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2006

Research Focus: Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), numerical linear algebra, finite element analysis, floating point computation and network tomography

Research Areas: Scientific Computing

Ken Birman

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member; N. Rama Rao Professor of Computer Science ; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1981

Research Focus: Reliability and security in modern networked environments

Research Areas: Security, Systems and Networking

Ronald Brachman

Director; Professor ; Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute ; Ph.D., Harvard Univ, 1977

Research Focus: Artificial intelligence, information retrieval, database management

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Database Systems

Anne Bracy

Senior Lecturer ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., Univ of Penn, 2008

Research Focus: Computer Architecture, Instruction Fusion, Hardware Support for Thread Synchronization

Research Areas: Computer Architecture & VLSI

Claire Cardie

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member; Joseph C. Ford Professor of Engineering ; Ph.D., Univ of Mass, Amherst, 1994

Research Focus: Natural language processing

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction

Eshan Chattopadhyay

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D. University of Texas at Ausin, 2016

Research Focus: Use of Randomness in Computation, Computational Complexity Theory and Cryptography

Research Areas: Theory of Computing

Yudong Chen

Assistant Professor ; Operations Research and Information Engineering, CS Field Member ; PhD, Univ. of Texas Austin, 2013

Research Focus: Machine Learning, high dimensional and robust statistics and convex optimazation

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Tanzeem Choudhury

Associate Professor ; Information Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 2004

Research Focus: Machine learning techniques for systems that can reason about human activities, interactions, and social networks in everyday environments

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction

Michael Clarkson

Senior Lecturer ; Computer Science, ; PhD, Cornell, 2010

Research Focus: Security, programming languages, electronic voting

Research Areas: Programming Languages, Security

Robert Constable

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Wisconsin, Madison, 1968

Research Focus: Type theory and automated reasoning

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Programming Languages, Theory of Computing

Dan Cosley

Associate Professor ; Information Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Minnesota, 2006

Research Focus: Human-computer interaction, online communities, and recommender systems

Research Areas: Human Interaction

Anil Damle

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member, Ph.D., Stanford University, 2016

Research Focus: Development of algorithms in applied and computational mathematics (e.g. numerical linear algebra, computational quantum chemistry, and spectral clustering)

Research Areas: Scientific Computing

Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil

Assistant Professor ; Information Science, CS Field Member ; PhD, Cornell University, 2012

Research Focus: Computational Social Science, Social Computing, Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction

Abe Davis

Starting July 2020

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016

Research Focus: Computer Graphics, Vision, HCI

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Graphics, Human Interaction

Christopher De Sa

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member, PhD., Stanford University, 2017

Research Focus: Developing and understanding algorithmic, software, and hardware techniques for high-performance machine learning

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Christina Delimitrou

Assistant Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 2015

Research Focus: Computer Architecture, Computer Systems, Datacenter Systems, Cloud Computing, Applied Data Mining

Research Areas: Computer Architecture & VLSI, Systems and Networking

Nicola Dell

Assistant Professor ; Information Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Washington, 2015

Research Focus: Human computer interaction (HCI) and Information and Communication Technologies for Development (ICTD)

Research Areas: Human Interaction

Alan Demers

Principal Research Scientist (Retired) ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Princeton Univ, 1975

Research Focus: Database systems, database replication, and algorithms

Research Areas: Database Systems

Shimon Edelman

Professor ; Psychology, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Weizmann Institue of Science, 1988

Research Focus: Human and machine cognition (in particular, visual recognition and natural language processing)

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Graphics

Deborah Estrin

Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member; Associate Dean for Impact at Cornell Tech ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 1985

Research Focus: Mobile systems and applications, participatory sensing, health applications, privacy

Research Areas: Human Interaction, Systems and Networking

K-Y. Fan

Senior Lecturer ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., Cornell Univ, 2001

Research Focus: The application of systems analysis techniques for water resources and environmental problems

Nate Foster

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Penn, 2009

Research Focus: Programming languages, data management, and security

Research Areas: Programming Languages, Security, Systems and Networking

Michael George

Lecturer ; Computer Science

Research Focus: Programming languages and methodologies for building correct, secure and efficient software

Research Areas: Programming Languages

Carla Gomes

Sabbatical: Fall 2019

Professor ; CIS and Applied Economics and Management; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Edinburgh, 1993

Research Focus: Solving hard combinatorial problems, with an emphasis on planning and scheduling problems

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Computational Biology

Donald Greenberg

Professor ; Architecture, Computer Science, , CS Field Member; Director, Program of Computer Graphics; Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of Computer Science ; Ph.D., Cornell Univ, 1968

Research Focus: Computer graphics and its applications in a range of disciplines, from animation to architecture to biology

Research Areas: Graphics

David Gries

Professor Emeritus ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., Technische Hochschule Muenchen, Munich, 1966

Research Focus: Program methodology and related areas; logic; teaching in lower level courses

Francois Guimbretiere

Associate Professor ; Information Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 2002

Research Focus: Computer Interfaces

Research Areas: Human Interaction

Nika Haghtalab

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 2018

Research Focus: Social and Economic Aspects of Machine Learning, Theory of Machine Learning, Algorithmic Economics, Artificial Intelligence, Algorithms, and Optimization

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Theory of Computing

Joseph Halpern

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member, Joseph C Ford Professor of Engineering ; Ph.D., Harvard Univ, 1981

Research Focus: Reasoning about knowledge and uncertainty, distributed computing, causality, security, game theory

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Security, Theory of Computing

Bharath Hariharan

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member, Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2015

Research Focus: Rich visual understanding (object recognition, object detection, segmentation and beyond), machine learning (deep learning, convolutional networks)

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Graphics

Juris Hartmanis

Professor Emeritus ; Computer Science; Emeritus Walter R. Read Professor of Computer Science and Engineering; Turing Award Winner ; Ph.D., Caltech, 1955

Research Focus: Computational complexity theory

Research Areas: Theory of Computing

Haym Hirsh

Professor ; Computer Science, Information Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 1989

Research Focus: Artificial intelligence, collective intelligence, crowdsourcing, data mining, human computation, information retrieval, machine learning

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction

Guy Hoffman

Assistant Professor ; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 2007

Research Focus: Human-Robot Interaction; human-robot teamwork and collaboration; robotic personal companions; non-anthropomorphic robot design; embodied cognition in probots

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

John Hopcroft

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member, IBM Professor of Engineering and Applied Mathematics in Computer Science; Turing Award Winner ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 1964

Research Focus: Algorithms, information capture and access, random graphs and spectral methods

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Theory of Computing

Thorsten Joachims

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Dortmund, 2001

Research Focus: Machine learning and learning theory, with a focus on problems arising in information retrieval and natural language understanding

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Wendy Ju

Assistant Professor ; Information Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 2008

Research Focus: Interaction with Automation; Interaction Design Research; Human Robot Interaction; Automotive Interaction Design

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Ari Juels

Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech (Jacobs Inst), CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University California, Berkeley, 1996

Research Focus: Big Data, Security Analytics, Cybersecurity, Cloud security, User authentication, Privacy, Medical-device security, Biometric security, and RFID / NFC security

Research Areas: Human Interaction, Security

Malte Jung

Assistant Professor ; Information Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 2011

Research Focus: Computer-supported cooperative work, teamwork, emotion, human-robot interaction, design

Research Areas: Human Interaction

Nathan Kallus

Assistant Professor ; Operations Research and Information Engineering, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 2015

Research Focus: Causal inference; Machine learning; Personalization; Optimization in statistics; Data-driven optimization under uncertainty; Online decision making; Decision making and operations in healthcare.

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Alon Keinan

Assistant Professor ; Comp Biology, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Tel Aviv University, 2006

Research Focus: Human genetic variation in evolutionary history; theoretical tools applied to genomic data sets; theoretical population genetics and empirical studies

Research Areas: Computational Biology

Jon Kleinberg

Professor and Interim Dean of CIS ; Computer Science, CS Field Member; Tisch Univ Professor ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 1996

Research Focus: Algorithm design, with an emphasis on the social and information networks that underpin the Web and other on-line media

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction, Theory of Computing

Robert Kleinberg

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member, Director of Graduate Studies ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 2005

Research Focus: Design and analysis of algorithms, especially randomized and on-line algorithms for networked systems and electronic markets

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Theory of Computing

Ross Knepper

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 2011

Research Focus: Robotics, industrial automation, planning, manipulation, human-robot interaction, artificial intelligence

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction, Robotics

Dexter Kozen

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member; Director of Masters of Engineering Program; Joseph Newton Pew, Jr. Professor in Engineering ; Ph.D., Cornell Univ, 1977

Research Focus: Computational complexity, program logic and semantics, computational algebra

Research Areas: Programming Languages, Security, Theory of Computing

Hadas Kress-Gazit

Associate Professor ; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Pennsylvania, 2008

Research Focus: Robotics, motion planning, task planning, language for robotics and human robot interaction

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction, Robotics

Volodymyr Kuleshov

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 2018

Research Focus: Artificial intelligence, machine learning, and computational genomics

Research Areas: Computational Biology

Daniel Lee

Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 1995

Research Focus: Machine Learning, Robotics, Computational Neuroscience

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Lillian Lee

Professor ; Computer Science, Director of Undergraduate Studies; CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Harvard Univ, 1997

Research Focus: Natural language processing

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction

Owolabi Legunsen

Starting July 2020

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2019

Research Focus: Software Engineering, Applied Formal Methods

Research Areas: Programming Languages, Systems and Networking

Steve Marschner

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Cornell Univ, 1998

Research Focus: Computer graphics, realistic rendering and simulation, material models for surfaces, volumes, and deformable objects

Research Areas: Graphics, Scientific Computing

Jose Martinez

Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Illinois, 2002

Research Focus: Reconfigurable and self-optimizing multicore architectures, architectural implications of disruptive technologies

Research Areas: Computer Architecture & VLSI

David Mimno

Assistant Professor ; Information Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ. Mass. Amherst, 2012

Research Focus: Machine learning, text mining, digital humanities

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction

Greg Morrisett

Professor and Dean and Vice Provost Cornell Tech ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon, 1995

Research Focus: Programming languages, software security, formal methods

Research Areas: Programming Languages, Security

Curran Muhlberger

Lecturer ; Ph.D. Cornell University, 2014

Research Areas: Scientific Computing

Andrew Myers

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 1999

Research Focus: Security, programming language design and implementation, persistent and distributed object systems

Research Areas: Programming Languages, Security, Systems and Networking

Mor Naaman

Associate Professor ; Information Science, Cornell Tech, CS field member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 2005

Research Focus: Social media, data mining, human-computer interaction, computational social science, interactive systems

Research Areas: Human Interaction

Anil Nerode

Professor ; Mathematics, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Chicago, 1956

Research Focus: Mathematical logic, computational theory, recursive mathematics, nonstandard logics, nonmontonic logics, AI, applied mathematics.

Tapan Parikh

Associate Professor ; Information Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Washington, 2007

Research Focus: Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Information and Communication Technologies for Development (ICTD), Computer Science Education

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Database Systems, Human Interaction

Rafael Pass

Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 2006

Research Focus: Cryptography and its interplay with computational complexity and game theory.

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Security, Theory of Computing

Kirstin Petersen

Assistant Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Harvard, 2014

Research Focus: Design and coordination of bio-inspired robot collectives and their natural counterparts

Research Areas: Robotics

Martha E. Pollack

Cornell University President; Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1986

Research Focus: Artificial intelligence

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Tom Ristenpart

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Research Focus: Software security, applied and theoretical cryptography

Research Areas: Systems and Networking, Theory of Computing

Alexander "Sasha" Rush

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014

Research Focus: Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Mert Sabuncu

Assistant Professor ; Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Princeton, 2006

Research Focus: biomedical image analysis, with an emphasis on neuroimaging. My group works at the intersection of computer vision, applied machine learning, and biomedical imaging

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Computational Biology

Adrian Sampson

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Washington, 2015

Research Focus: Hardware-software abstractions,computer architecture, programming languages, compilers, and software engineering

Research Areas: Computer Architecture & VLSI, Programming Languages

Fred Schneider

On Leave: Fall 2018

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member; Samuel B. Eckert Professor of Computer Science ; Ph.D., Stony Brook Univ, 1978

Research Focus: Concurrent and distributed systems; computer and network security

Research Areas: Programming Languages, Security, Systems and Networking

Bart Selman

Sabbatical: Fall 2019

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member; Joseph C Ford Professor of Engineering ; Ph.D., Univ of Toronto, 1991

Research Focus: Knowledge representation, reasoning and search, algorithms and complexity, planning, machine learning, cognitive science, software agents, and connections between computational complexity and statistical physics

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Phoebe Sengers

Associate Professor ; Science and Tech Studies, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon Univ, 1998

Research Focus: Ecological Media, or interactive media devices which shape our experience of the environment in our everyday lives

Research Areas: Human Interaction

Elaine Shi

On Leave: Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon, 2008

Research Focus: Security, cryptography, programming languages, and systems, with applications to cryptocurrency, cloud computing, and privacy

Research Areas: Security, Theory of Computing

Vitaly Shmatikov

Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 2000

Research Focus: Reseach focus: Computer Security and privacy

Research Areas: Security

David Shmoys

Professor ; Operations Research and Information Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1984

Research Focus: Design and analysis of efficient algorithms for discrete optimization problems, in particular approximation algorithms for NP-hard problems

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Computational Biology, Theory of Computing

Emin Gün Sirer

On leave: Fall 2019, Spring 2020

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Washington, 2002

Research Focus: Secure distributed systems, extensible operating systems, language-based security, automated testing

Research Areas: Security, Systems and Networking

Noah Snavely

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Washington, 2008

Research Focus: Computer vision and computer graphics, specifically 3D reconstruction and rendering from large community photo collections

Research Areas: Graphics, Human Interaction

Karthik Sridharan

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago, 2012

Research Focus: Machine learning with a focus on theoretical analysis and design of learning algorithms. Online learning, statistical learning theory, stochastic optimization and empirical process theory

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Theory of Computing

G. Edward Suh

Associate Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 2005

Research Focus: Architectural support for security, reliability, and programmability; field extensible/repairable architecture; non-volatile microprocessors for highly embedded systems; intelligent on-chip networks

Research Areas: Computer Architecture & VLSI, Security

Wen Sun

Starting August 2020

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 2019

Research Focus: Machine Learning, Reinforcement Learning, Decision Making under Uncertainty

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Theory of Computing

A. Kevin Tang

Associate Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Caltech, 2006

Research Focus: Management and optimization of computer networks; non-convex optimization

Research Areas: Systems and Networking, Theory of Computing

Eva Tardos

Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member; Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of Computer Science ; Ph.D., Eotvos Univ, Hungary, 1984

Research Focus: Algorithm Design and Algorithmic Game Theory

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Human Interaction, Theory of Computing

Ross Tate

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of California, San Diego, 2012

Research Focus: Language Design, Program Optimization, Type Theory, Semantics, Program Analysis

Research Areas: Programming Languages

Tim Teitelbaum

Professor Emeritus ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1976

Research Focus: Automatic Program Analysis

Immanuel Trummer

Assistant Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., EPFL, 2016

Research Focus: Databases, data science, optimization

Research Areas: Database Systems

Madeleine Udell

Assistant Professor ; ORIE, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 2015

Research Focus: Optimization and machine learning for large scale data analysis and control

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence, Scientific Computing, Theory of Computing

Charles Van Loan

Professor Emeritus ; Computer Science, CS Field Member; Dean of Faculty; John C. Ford Professor of Engineering ; Ph.D., Univ of Michigan, 1973

Research Focus: Numerical linear and multilinear algebra

Research Areas: Scientific Computing

Robbert van Renesse

Research Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Vrije Universiteit, 1989

Research Focus: Scalable, adaptive, and secure group communication protocols

Research Areas: Systems and Networking

Aaron Wagner

Associate Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering; CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2012

Research Focus: information theory, especially compression, feedback communication, security, and quantum information.

Research Areas: Theory of Computing

Hakim Weatherspoon

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2006

Research Focus: Fault-tolerance, reliability, security, and performance of Internet-scale systems

Research Areas: Systems and Networking

Kilian Weinberger

Sabbatical: Fall 2019, Spring 2020

Associate Professor ; Computer Science, CS Field Member ; PhD, UPenn, 2007

Research Focus: Machine Learning with a focus on real-world problems

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Walker White

Senior Lecturer ; Computer Science ; Ph.D., Cornell Univ, 2000

Research Focus: Database Theory, Information Privacy, Logic applications to Computer Science

Research Areas: Database Systems, Human Interaction

Stephen Wicker

Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of Southern California, 1987

Research Focus: Artificial intelligence, game theory and wireless information networks

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Amy Williams

Assistant Professor ; Biological Statistics and Comp. Biology, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 2010

Research Focus: Algorithms for large scale genetic data, inference of demographic history, population and individual relationships, and studies of recombination and mutation.

Research Areas: Computational Biology

David Williamson

Professor ; Operations Research and Information Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., M.I.T., 1993

Research Focus: Algorithms, combinatorial optimization, computer science

Research Areas: Theory of Computing

Haiyuan Yu

Professor ; Biological Statistics & Computational Biology, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Yale, 2005

Research Focus: Biomedical systems biology, machine learning, algorithm development, with an emphasis on network analysis, to understand human disease and evolution of species

Research Areas: Computational Biology

Ramin Zabih

Professor ; Computer Science, Cornell Tech, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Stanford University, 1994

Research Focus: Computer vision and its applications, especially in medical imaging, with an emphasis on the use of combinatorial optimization algorithms

Research Areas: Scientific Computing

Cheng Zhang

Assistant Professor ; Information Science, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018

Research Focus: Ubiquitous Computing, Wearable Computing, Human Computer Interaction

Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence

Zhiru Zhang

Assistant Professor ; Electrical and Computer Engineering, CS Field Member ; Ph.D., Univ of California, LA, 2007

Research Focus: Computer-aided design methodologies, optimization algorithms, compilers, and computer architectures of gigascale integrated systems; esp. system-on-chips