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Name Office location Schedule
Anderson, Jim ENG 215

CGS 2060
MW 3:45pm - 4:45pm

COP 3515
TR 9:30am - 10:30am

COP 4931
TR 3:45pm - 4:45pm
@Teams/In-person

Fang, Suey-Chyun "Roger" ENG 016

M/W 3:00 - 4:30PM

Gauvin, William ENB 343B

M 2:00pm - 3:00pm @Teams
WF 10:00am - 11am @Teams

Hendrix III, William ENB 301C

 

Pazos-Revilla, Marbin ENB 343C

R 2:00pm - 4:30pm
@Teams/By Appointment

Rahman, Taseef  ENG 214

TR 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Small, Schinnel ENB 343F

T 1:00pm - 4:00 pm

Or By Email Appointment

Yi, Hye-Seon ENG 216

M 10:00am - 11:00am
W 10:00am - 12:00pm

Or By Email Appointment

James Anderson

James Anderson
Associate Professor of Instruction, Coordinator: Cybersecurity & Information Technology programs

ENG 215 | Email
813-974-3032 

Research & Awards

Research: Electrical and Healthcare Networks, Cybersecurity

Marvin Andujar

Marvin Andujar
Assistant Professor

ENB 316 | Email
813-974-8421

Research & Awards

Research: Brain-computer interfaces, brain-robot interaction, personal informatics, ubiquitous computing, symbiotic interaction, affective computing

Raiyan Baten

Raiyan Abdul Baten
Assistant Professor

ENG 116 | Email
813-396-2273

Research & Awards

Research: Network science, human-computer interaction, machine learning/deep learning, computational social science, affective computing, natural language processing, and graph data mining. His research focuses on building technology to enhance humans' soft skills and collective performances.

Shaun Canavan

Shaun Canavan
Associate Professor

ENB 315 | Email
813-974-3137

Research & Awards

Research: Computer vision, face and sketch recognition, expression analysis, human computer interaction, facial feature detection and tracking

Sriram Chellappan

Sriram Chellappan
Professor

ENB 317 | Email
813-974-1379

Research & Awards

Research: Socio-technical systems, cybersecurity, smart health, mobile networking, cyber-physical systems, mobile and wireless computings

Awards: NSF CAREER (2013)

Ken Christensen

Ken Christensen
Professor and Associate Chair of Undergraduate Affairs

ENB 319 | Email
813-974-4761

Research & Awards

Research: Performance evaluation of computer networks, high-speed packet switch architectures, energy-efficient networks (green networks)

Awards: NSF CAREER (1998), USF CSE Broadening Participation in Computing Award (2022), USF Kosove Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching and Service Award (2017), USF Excellence in Innovation Award (2009), USF Teaching Incentive Program Award (1998)

Suey Chun Roger Fang

Suey-Chun (Roger) Fang
Associate Professor of Instruction

ENG 016 | Email
813-974-2398 

Research & Awards

Research: Data modeling, data warehousing, information systems, deductive databases, visual programming

William Gauvin

William Gauvin
Professor of Practice

ENB 343B | Email

Research & Awards

Research: Malware analysis techniques using machine learning, Cyber Threat Information Sharing (CTIS) aggregation, replication and autodetection/mitigation

Alessio Gaspar

Alessio Gaspar
Associate Professor

ENB 343E |Email
 813-974-2932

Research & Awards

Research: Evolutionary algorithms, computing education research, computer assisted learning, intelligent tutoring systems

Dmitry Goldgof

Dmitry B. Goldgof
Distinguished University Professor and Vice Chair

ENB 326 | Email
813-974-4055

Research & Awards

Research: Medical image analysis, image and video processing, computer vision and pattern recognition, ethics and computing, bioinformatics and bioengineering

Awards: AAIA Fellow (2018), AIMBE Fellow (2017), AAAS Fellow (2016), IAPR Fellow (2010), USF Excellence in Innovation Award (2020)

Lawrence Hall

Lawrence Hall
Distinguished University Professor

ENB 330 | Email
813-974-4195

Research & Awards

Research: Intelligent systems, machine learning/data mining, fuzzy logic in intelligent systems, artificial intelligence in visual pattern recognition 

Awards: AIMBE Fellow (2018), AAAS Fellow (2013), IAPR Fellow (2010), IEEE Fellow (2003)

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Zhao Han
Assistant Professor

ENB 255 | Email
813-396-0979

Research & Awards

Research: Human-robot interaction (HRI), robotics, artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR), cognitive science, explainable AI, robot explanation, mobile manipulation, natural language generation and pragmatics, references, assistive robotics

William Hendrix

William Hendrix III
Assistant Professor of Instruction and Coordinator of the Computer Science and Computer Engineering programs

ENB 301C | Email
813-974-7453

Research & Awards

Research: Graph algorithms, parallel computing

Isabela Hidalgo

Isabela M. Hidalgo
Assistant Professor of Instruction

ENB 301B | Email
 813-974-6048

Research & Awards

Research: Human-computer interaction, programming languages

Hendrick Jeanty

Henrick Jeanty
Assistant Professor of Instruction

ENG 017 | Email
813-974-1982

Research & Awards

Research: Technical analysis algorithm, optical character recognition

Robert Karam

Robert Karam
Associate Professor

ENB 341 | Email
813-974-4184

Research & Awards

Research: Hardware security, reconfigurable computing, bioimplantable devices (algorithms & digital hardware)

Srinivas Katkoori

Srinivas Katkoori
Professor

ENB 258 | Email
813-974-5737

Research & Awards

Research: High-level synthesis, low power synthesis, radiation tolerant VLSI design and CAD

Awards: NSF CAREER (2001), USF Jerome Krivanek Distinguished Teacher Award (2013), USF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award (2007), USF Outstanding Faculty Research Achievement Award (2003)

Gene Louis Kim

Gene Louis Kim
Assistant Professor

ENB 376 | Email
813-396-2882

Research & Awards

Research: Gene's research aims to integrate the benefits of neural and symbolic methods for modeling language meaning which supports automatic parsing and computer reasoning while being informed by linguistic semantics.

Awards: University of Rochester Robert L. and Mary L. Sproull Fellow (2015-2017)

Dr. Kim

Seungbae Kim
Assistant Professor

ENB 311 | Email
813-396-2881

Research & Awards

Research: Artificial intelligence, Graph neural networks, Machine learning (Fairness and Explainability), Social network analysis, Applied data science

Valentia Korzhova

Valentina Korzhova
Assistant Professor of Instruction

ENB 343G | Email 
813-974-0909

Research & Awards

Research: Computer vision, image processing, pattern recognition

John Licato

John Licato
Associate Professor

ENB 301D | Email
813-974-6212 

Research & Awards

Research: Artificial Intelligence, natural language processing (NLP), computational cognitive modeling, cognitive science and robotics, automated theorem provers, argumentation, human reasoning

Awards: AFOSR Young Investigator’s Award (2017)

Jay Ligatti

Jay Ligatti
Professor and Director of Graduate Admissions

ENB 333 | Email
813-974-0908

Research & Awards

Research: Runtime Security Mechanisms, Authentication, Policy Composition, Injection Attacks, Enforceability Theory, Type Systems, Subtyping, Policy-Specification Languages

Awards: NSF CAREER (2008), Best-paper award at ACM PLDI (2007), Test of Time Award at ACM CCS (2015)

Yao Liu

Yao Liu
Professor

ENB 336 | Email
813-974-1079

Research & Awards

Research: Network security, wireless technologies  

Awards: NSF CAREER (2016)

Ankur Mali

Ankur Mali
Assistant Professor

ENB 247A | Email
813-396-2826

Research & Awards

Research: Trustworthy AI, Deep learning theory, Natural language processing, Memory augmented neural networks, Physics informed NNs, Bio-inspired neural architectures, and Lifelong learning. 

Provost Mohapatra

Prasant Mohapatra 
Professor, Provost and Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs 

ENB 320| Email

Research & Awards

Research: Computer networks, wireless networks, mobile systems and communications, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity.

Awards: Certificate of Recognition for Research Response to Community Crisis, APLU (2021), Distinguished Professor of UC Davis (2019), Distinguished Alumnus Award, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India (2015), Biju Patnaik Lifetime Scientific Excellence Award, Government of Odisha, India (2015), Fellow of AAAS (2013), HP Labs Innovation Award (2011, 2012, 2013), Outstanding Engineering Faculty Research Award, College of Engineering, UC Davis (2011), Outstanding Engineering Alumni Award, Pennsylvania State University (2008).

Mehran Mozaffari Kermani

Mehran Mozaffari Kermani
Associate Professor

ENB 338 | Email
813-974-2671 

Research & Awards

Research: Fault diagnosis and tolerance in cryptography, cryptographic engineering, computer arithmetic 

Awards: USF Faculty Outstanding Research Achievement Award (2020), USF Nexus Initiative Global Award (2019), USF College of Engineering Outstanding Junior Research Achievement Award (2018)

John Murray-Bruce

John Murray-Bruce
Assistant Professor

ENG 117A | Email

Research & Awards

Research: Computational imaging, PDE-constrained inverse problems, computational sensing, sampling theory and applications

Tempestt Neal

Tempestt Neal
Associate Professor

ENB 310 | Email
813-396-9353

Research & Awards

Research: Biometrics; Applied Smart Sensing; Applied Artificial Intelligence; Inclusive Cybersecurity; Human-Centered Computing

Awards: NSF CAREER (2023), McKnight Junior Faculty Fellow (2021)

Xinming (Simon) Ou

Xinming (Simon) Ou
Professor

ENB 339 | Email
813-974-4522

Research & Awards

Research: Cyber security, cyber physical systems, programming languages, cloud computing, human aspects of computing 

Awards: NSF CAREER (2010)

Marbin Pazos-Revilla

Marbin Pazos-Revilla
Assistant Professor of Instruction and Systems Administrator

ENB 343C | Email
813-974-5043

Research & Awards

Research: Cybersecurity, cyber-physical systems, internet of things, engineering education

rahman

Taseef Rahman
Assistant Professor of Instruction

ENG 214 | Email
813-396-2274

Research & Awards

Research: Bioinformatics, generative deep learning

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Richard Rauscher
Professor of Practice

ENB 343B | Email

Research & Awards

Research: Network/IoT security related to healthcare environments, optimization of basic/clinical research data flows/data warehousing/"big data", quantum computing as applied to life sciences and healthcare

Dr. Dayane

Dayane Reis
Assistant Professor

ENB 318 | Email
813-396-2837

Research & Awards

Research: VLSI, low power design, AI accelerators, emerging technologies, hardware security

Awards: Best paper award at the ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Electronics and Low Power Design in 2018 (ISLPED’18), Cadence Women in Technology (WIT) Scholar 2018/2019

 

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Yili Ren
Assistant Professor

ENB 378 | Email
813-396-2303

Research & Awards

Research: Mobile Wireless Sensing Systems, Human-Computer Interaction Applications, Smart Home and Internet of Things Applications, Mobile Authentication, Novel Biometrics, Smart Home and Internet of Things Security.

 

Segundo

Mauricio Pamplona Segundo
Associate Professor of Instruction

ENB 343H | Email

Research & Awards

Research: Computer vision (biometric recognition, remote sensing, video analysis, 3D vision); machine learning (few-shot learning, distribution modeling)

Awards: IET Biometrics Best Paper Award, The IET Premium Awards 2020, IET 2020

 

Sudeep Sarkar

Sudeep Sarkar
Distinguished University Professor and Department Chair

ENB 345 | Email 
813-974-2113

Research & Awards

Research: Computer vision and image analysis, automated sign language, recognition biometrics and human identification, perceptual organization for grouping and segmentation, Bayesian methods  

Awards: NAI Fellow (2017), AIMBE Fellow (2016), NSF CAREER (1995), USF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award (1998)

 

Schinnel Small

Schinnel Small
Associate Professor of Instruction and Director of Broadening Participation in Computing

ENB 343F | Email
 813-974-2126

Research & Awards

Research: Programming languages, computer architecture, visual analytics

Yu Sun

Yu Sun
Professor

ENB 331 | Email 
813-974-7508

Research & Awards

Research: Intelligent systems, robotics, cyber physical systems and virtual reality, computer vision, medical image processing, deep learning

Awards: USF Excellence in Innovation Award (2018), USF Neuroscience Collaborative Award (2010)

 

TEMPLETON

John Templeton
Assistant Professor

ENB 247 | Email
813-396-0962

Research & Awards

Research: Smart Health Systems, Human Factored Design, IoT, Mobile Computing, App Development, and Machine Learning

 

Yicheng Tu

Yicheng Tu
Professor

ENB 340 | Email 
813-974-2114

Research & Awards

Research: Database systems, multimedia systems, distributed systems 

Awards: NSF CAREER (2013), USF Outstanding Research Achievement Award (2014), USF Outstanding Faculty Award (2014)

Philip Ventura

Philip Ventura
Associate Professor of Instruction

ENG 211 | Email
813-974-0552 

Research & Awards

Research: Computer science education, pedagogy of object orientation, objects-first introductory CS curricula

Jing Wang

Jing Wang
Professor of Instruction

ENC 3501 | Email 
 813-974-6897 

Research & Awards

Research: Computer animation, broadening participation in computing, undergraduate computer science and engineering education

Awards: USF Women in Leadership & Philanthropy Dr. Kathleen Moore Faculty Excellence Award (2020), Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, University of South Florida (2011)

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Ning Wang
Assistant Professor

 

ENB 343K | Email
813-396-2297

Research & Awards

Research Interests: Machine learning-based intrusion detection systems, adversarial machine learning, federated learning, privacy-preserving machine learning, differential privacy, IoT security,  and cyber-physical system security.

Alfredo Weitzenfeld

Alfredo Weitzenfeld
Professor and Associate Chair of Graduate Affairs

ENB 314 | Email 
813-974-4905

Research & Awards

Research: Biologically-inspired robotics, cognitive robotics, humanoid robots, multi-robot systems

Dr. Woodward

Julia Woodward
Assistant Professor

ENB 332 | Email
813-396-2828

Research & Awards

Research: Human-centered computing, human-computer interaction, natural user interfaces, child-computer interaction, mobile computing, multimodal interaction, learning technologies 

Awards: National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow (2019)

Yavuz Attila

Attila A. Yavuz
Associate Professor

ENG 117 |  Email
813-974-0419

Research & Awards

Research: Applied cryptography, privacy enhancing technologies, light-weight cryptography, cyber-security for critical cyber-infrastructures (e.g., internet of things and cloud systems), network security

Awards: NSF CAREER (2017-2023), Cisco Research Awards (2019,2020, 2022), USF Excellence in Innovation Award (2022), USF Faculty Outstanding Research Achievement Award (2020), USF College of Engineering’s Outstanding Research Achievement Award (2020)

Hye Yi

Hye Seon Yi
Assistant Professor of Instruction

ENG 216 | Email
813-396-0721

Research & Awards

Research: Data science, image processing, machine learning, deep learning

Yan Zhang

Yan Zhang
Assistant Professor of Instruction

ENB 343A | Email
813-974-9653 

Research & Awards

Research: Congestion control and energy optimization in data center networks, content delivery acceleration over wide area networks, energy efficient networking

Hao Zheng

Hao Zheng
Associate Professor

ENB 312 | Email 
813-974-4757

Research & Awards

Research: Hardware/Software testing and verification, embedded systems, computer architecture, VLSI design, electronic design automation

Awards: NSF CAREER (2006), Best Paper Award, the 21st International SPIN Symposium of Model Checking of Software (2014), USF Outstanding Research Achievement Award (2007)

AFFILIATED FACULTY

Biasse

Jean-Francois Biasse

Email

Kevin Kwait

Kevin Kwiat

Email

Pete Mouton

Peter R. Mouton

Email

Matthew Peterson

Matthew Peterson

Email

Paul Sanberg

Paul Sanberg

Email

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Arman Sargolzaei

Email

 Ankit Shah

Ankit Shah

Email


Adjunct Faculty

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Carol Hoeke

Email 


Distinguished University Professor Emeritus

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Abraham Kandel

Email

Research & Awards

Research: Applied fuzzy logic and computational intelligence, software testing and productivity, decision-making in uncertain environments, data mining


Emeritus Faculty

ADF

Harvey Glass

Email

Research & Awards

Research: Operating systems, programming languages, embedded systems design

ADF

Rangachar Kasturi
Douglas W. Hood Professor Emeritus

Email

Research & Awards

Research: Computer vision, pattern recognition, document image analysis

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Rafael Perez

Email

Research & Awards

Research: Artificial intelligence, neural networks, genetic algorithms 

Piegl

Les A. Piegl

Email

Research & Awards

Research: Computer-aided design, geometric modeling, computer graphics and analysis, design of geometric algorithms 

Awards: William Mong Research Fellow The University of Hong Kong (2003), Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow (1985), USF Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award (1991), USF Teaching Incentive Program Award (1993)

 

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Dewey Rundus

Email

Research & Awards

Research: Human-computer interaction

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Murali Varanasi

Email 

Research & Awards

Research: Coding theory, computer arithmetic