Techniques used in this area are often from algorithms, computational geometry, computer vision, machine learning, data analytics, internet of things (IoT), and high performance computing.

Affiliated Faculty

Nasrin Akhter.
Nasrin Akhter, PhD
PhD, Computer Science, George Mason University

305 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-????

nasrinak@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor of Teaching
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Vipin Chaudhary.
Vipin Chaudhary, PhD
PhD, University of Texas at Austin

305 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4740

vipin@buffalo.edu

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

Research Topics: Computer-assisted surgery; embedded and pervasive systems; high-performance computing; medical image processing

Chang Wen Chen.
Chang Wen Chen, PhD
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

316 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4760

chencw@buffalo.edu

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

Research Topics: Collaborative signal processing and data aggregation for sensor networks; distributed image and video coding; medical image analysis and biomedical information processing; mobile multimedia systems; reliable and secure multimedia streaming over P2P; wireless and ad hoc networks

Mingchen Gao.
Mingchen Gao, PhD
PhD, Rutgers University

347 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2834

mgao8@buffalo.edu

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

Research Topics: Big healthcare data; medical imaging informatics; computer vision; machine learning

Siwei Lyu.
Siwei Lyu, PhD
PhD, Computer Science, Dartmouth College

317 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-????

siweilyu@buffalo.edu

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

Research Topics: digital media forensics; computer vision; machine learning

Xianghang Mi.
Xianghang (Scott) Mi, PhD
PhD, Indiana University, Bloomington

303 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-????

xmi@buffalo.edu

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

Yijun Sun, PhD
PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville

B2-146 Center of Excellence Building

701 Ellicott Street

Phone: (716) 881-1374

yijunsun@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor of Bioinformatics
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Machine learning; bioinformatics; cancer informatics and metagenomics

B2-146 Center of Excellence Building

701 Ellicott Street

Phone: (716) 881-1374

yijunsun@buffalo.edu

Jinhui Xu.
Jinhui Xu, PhD
PhD, Computer Science and Engineering, University of Notre Dame

315 Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-4734

jinhui@buffalo.edu

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

Research Topics: Algorithms; combinatorial optimizations; computational geometry; geometric applications in biomedical imaging; networking; treatment planning

Ziming Zhao.
Ziming Zhao, PhD
PhD, Computer Science, Arizona State University

338B Davis Hall

Phone: (716) 645-????

zimingzh@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Jaroslaw (Jaric) Zola.
Jaroslaw (Jaric) Zola, PhD
PhD, Computer Science, Grenoble Institute of Technology, France

209 Capen Hall

Phone: (716) 645-3187

jzola@buffalo.edu

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

Research Topics: Scalable computing; high performance and parallel computing; computational biology; data-driven scientific computing

Centers and Labs