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Computer Science Faculty & Staff

Faculty

PhotoNameTitleContactResearch
Yong ChenYong Chen, Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Data-intensive computing
  • Parallel and distributed computing
  • High-performance computing
  • Cloud computing
  • Computer architectures
  • Systems software
Michael GelfondMichael Gelfond, Ph.D.ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation
  • Declarative programming
Rattikorn HewettRattikorn Hewett, Ph.D.Department Chair and ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Intelligent data understanding
  • Network research and security
  • Software quality assurance
Gopal LakhaniGopal Lakhani, Ph.D.Associate ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Data compression
  • JPEG and JPEG XR standards
  • Entropy coding
  • Computer security
  • Access control implementation
Sunho LimSunho Lim, Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Green networking
  • Mobile software
  • Mobile data management
  • Embedded networked systems
Noe Lopez-BenitezNoe Lopez-Benitez, Ph.D.Associate ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Distributed and parallel computing systems
  • Fault−tolerant computing systems
  • Reliability, availability, and performance modeling
Susan A. MengelSusan A. Mengel, Ph.D.Associate ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Information retrieval, security, and assurance
  • Computer science education
Mahshid R. NaeiniMahshid R. Naeini, Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.834.6243
F: 806.742.3519
  • Computer Networks
  • Wireless and Sensor Networks
  • Distributed Computing Systems
  • Cyber Security
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Reliability/Performance Modeling
  • Applied Probability Theory and Game Theory
J. Nelson RushtonJ. Nelson Rushton, Ph.D.Associate ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Programming languages
  • Software engineering
  • Computing education
Michael (Eonsuk) ShinMichael (Eonsuk) Shin, Ph.D.Associate ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Software engineering
  • Self−managed software systems
  • Secure software engineering
  • Software product lines
Akbar Siami-NaminAkbar Siami-Namin, Ph.D.Assistant ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Software engineering, testing, and program analysis
  • Cyber security and secure programming
  • Energy−aware software engineering
  • Empirical software engineering
  • Statistical data analysis
Richard WatsonRichard Watson, Ph.D.Director of Undergraduate Studies & Associate ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation
  • Declarative programming
  • Intelligent agents
  • Common−sense reasoning
  • Multi−agent systems
Yuanlin ZhangYuanlin Zhang, Ph.D.Associate ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation and reasoning
Yu ZhuangYu Zhuang, Ph.D.Director of Graduate Studies and Associate ProfessorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Parallel computing
  • High performance memory system
  • Large scale computing
  • Data intensive computing

Lecturers & Instructors

PhotoNameTitleContact
Gregory GelfondGregory Gelfond, M.S.InstructorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
Taeghyun KangTaeghyun Kang, M.S.InstructorEmail
Website
P: 806.392.8320
F: 806.742.3519
Batbold MyagmarjavBatbold Myagmarjav, M.S.InstructorEmail
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
Edward WertzEdward Wertz, B.S.InstructorEmail
Website
P: 806.786.1782
F: 806.742.3519

Staff

PhotoFirst NameLast NameTitleOfficePhoneEmail
Julie ChavezJulieChavezSenior Office AssistantEC 211806.834.1849juliana.chavez@ttu.edu
Mysti DigbyMystiDigbyUnit Coordinator and Business ManagerEC 211F806.742.3527mysti.digby@ttu.edu
Jessica LunsfordJessicaLunsfordGraduate AdvisorEC 211A806.742.3527jessica.lunsford@ttu.edu
Patricia RodriguezPatriciaRodriguezUndergraduate AdvisorEC 211B806.742.3527patty.rodriguez@ttu.edu