Specific areas include: data, text, graph, stream and social media mining,information integration, data quality, query languages, probabilistic and inconsistent databases, streaming and parallel algorithms, algorithms for joins, crowdsourcing, truth discovery and document summarization. Relevant application areas are: data science, healthcare, bioinformatics, transportation, cyber security and education.

Centers and Labs

Affiliated Faculty

Jan Chomicki.
Jan Chomicki, PhD
PhD, Rutgers University

338I Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4735

chomicki@buffalo.edu

Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Databases: logical foundations; query languages; integrity constraints; new applications

Sreyasse Das Bhattacharjee.
Sreyasee Das Bhattacharjee, PhD
PhD, Indian Institute of Technology

349 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4769

sreyasee@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor of Teaching & Research
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Computer vision; machine learning; multimodal data analytics; pattern recognition; large-scale visual search and mining; big data analytics

Jing Gao.
Jing Gao, PhD
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

350 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1586

jing@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Data mining; machine learning

Oliver Kennedy.
Oliver Kennedy, PhD
PhD, Cornell University

211 Capen Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1597

okennedy@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Marianthi Markatou.

726 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 829-2894

Fax: (716) 829-2200

markatou@buffalo.edu

Associate Chair of Research and Healthcare Informatics
Professor
Department of Biostatistics
School of Public Health and Health Professions
Core Faculty, CDSE PhD Program
Adjunct Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Assistant Director
Institute for Healthcare Informatics
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Research Topics: Statistical Sciences (Statistics and Biostatistics): robustness, theory (& applications) of statistical distances, mixture models, model assessment, classification & clustering, machine learning, kernel methods, foundation of "big data" analysis. Interdisciplinary: text mining, biomedical informatics, safety of medical products, data science methods, comparative effectiveness.

Dr. Meng.
Jingjing Meng, PhD
PhD, Nanyang Technological University

304 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0566

jmeng2@buffalo.edu

Lecturer
Assistant Professor of Research
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Computer vision; multimedia, virtual and augmented reality

Atri Rudra, PhD
PhD, Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington

319 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2464

atri@buffalo.edu

Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Algorithmic game theory; approximation and online algorithms; computational complexity; theoretical computer science; theory of error-correcting codes

A. Erdem Sariyuce, PhD
PhD, Computer Science and Engineering, The Ohio State University

323 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1592

erdem@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Graph mining; social network analysis; network science; temporal network analysis; combinatorial scientific computing; stream processing; distributed and parallel computing

Barry Smith.
Barry Smith, PhD
PhD, Manchester

105 Park Hall

UB North Campus

Phone: (716) 650-0075

Fax: (716) 645-6139

phismith@buffalo.edu

SUNY Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Julian Park Chair
Department of Philosophy
Director
National Center for Ontological Research
Affiliate Professor
UB Biomedical Informatics, Computer Science, and Neurology

Areas of Specialization: Ontology; Intelligence Analysis

105 Park Hall

UB North Campus

Phone: (716) 650-0075

Fax: (716) 645-6139

phismith@buffalo.edu

Rohini Srihari.
Rohini Srihari, PhD
PhD, University at Buffalo

338D Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1602

rohini@buffalo.edu

Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Adjunct Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Information extraction; information retrieval; multimedia information retrieval; text mining

Junsong Yuan.
Junsong Yuan, PhD
PhD, Northwestern University

338H Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0562

jsyuan@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Computer vision; pattern recognition; video analytics; large-scale visual search and mining