CSE Program Faculty

 

Name

Home Department

Title

Research Interests

  Alexander Alexeev School of Mechanical Engineering Professor Fluid Mechanics
 

Christos Alexopoulos

School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Professor

Discrete Event Simulation, Optimization, Transportation, Manufacturing/Supply Chains

 

Srinivas Aluru

School of Computational Science and Engineering

Professor

Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Sigrun Andradottir

School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Professor

Discrete Event Simulation, Optimization, Manufacturing/Supply Chains, Homeland Security/Defense

  Baabak Ashuri School of Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor

Quantitative Methods for Construction Engineering and Management, Construction Analytics, Construction Economics - Econometric Modeling for Construction Cost Analysis and Forecasting, Innovative Project Delivery Systems and Alternative Contracting Methods, Project Finance - Real Options Analysis for Infrastructure Asset Valuation, Public-Private Partnership (P3), Economic Decision Analysis and Investment Evaluation Methods, Valuation of Green-Energy Investments and Sustainable Buildings, Risk Analysis

 

 

Nelson Baker

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Associate Professor and Vice Provost

Computational Structures/Materials

  Greg Blekherman School of Mathematics Professor

Applied Algebraic Geometry, Convex Geometry, Optimization, Mathematical Biology

 

Mark Borodovsky

Biomedical Engineering, Biology

Regents' Professor and Director, Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Genomics

High Performance Computing, Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Visualization, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

  Leonid Bunimovich School of Mathematics Regent's Professor

Dynamical Systems, Ergodic Theory, Statistical Mechanics, Space-Time Chaos, Intermittency and Coherent Structures in Extended Systems, Geophysical Hydrodynamics, Mathematical Biology, Quantum Chaos, Waves in Nonhomogeneous Media, Lattice Gases, Cellular Automata, Percolation, Limit Theorems for Chaotic Dynamical Systems, Neuroscience, Operations Research

 

Jesse McDaniel

School of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Assistant Professor

Energy and Sustainability, Materials Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry, Theory and Modeling

 

David McDowell

School of Mechanical Engineering Carter N. Paden Jr. Distinguished Chair in Metals Processing and Regents' Professor Mechanics of Materials Executive Director, Institute for Materials

Mechanics of Materials and Computer-Aided Engineering and Design; Material deformation and damage, constitutive laws, and metals processing

 

Ümit V. Çatalyürek

School of Computational Science and Engineering

Professor, Director CSE Graduate Programs

High Performance Computing, Combinatoral Scientific Computing, Biomedical Informatics

 

Polo Chau

School of Computational Science and Engineering

Associate Professor

Machine Learning, Human-Computer Interaction, Data Mining, Big Data Analytics

  Elizabeth Cherry School of Computational Science and Engineering Associate Professor modeling and simulation, scientific computing, high-performance computing, numerical methods, and computational physiology
 

Jung Choi

School of Biology

Associate Professor

Bioinformatics, Plant Protein Kinases

  Seung-Kyum Choi School of Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Computer-Aided Engineering and Mechanics of Materials
 

Edmond Chow

School of Computational Science and Engineering

Associate Professor

High Performance Computing

  Marcus Cicerone School of Chemistry and Biochemistry Professor

Analytical Chemistry, Chemical and Biological Imaging, Chemical Biology, Molecular Biophysics, Physical Chemistry, Spectroscopy and Dynamics, Theory and Modeling

 

 

Chaitanya Deo

School of Materials Science and Engineering Professor computational algorithms and techniques based on statistical mechanics (Monte Carlo, molecular dynamics) and solid mechanics 
 

Steve DeWeerth

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Professor

Numerical Simulation, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Luca Dieci

School of Mathematics

Professor

Numerical Computing

 

Karen Feigh

Aerospace Engineering

Associate Professor

Decision Support System Design, Computational Cognitive Modeling for Engineering Design

  Eric Feron

School of Aerospace Engineering

Dutton/Ducoffe Professor Aerobatic control of unmanned aerial vehicles, multi-agent operations, including air traffic control systems, aerospace software system certification
 

J. David Frost

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor and Director of GT Savannah

Computational Structures/Materials, Environment

 

Richard Fujimoto

School of Computational Science & Engineering

Regents' Professor

High Performance Computing, Discrete Event Simulation, Parallel and Distributed Simulation, Numerical Computing, Transportation, Homeland Security/Defense

 

Eric Gaucher

School of Biology

Associate Professor

Computational Biology/Bioinformatics, Computational Chemistry

 

Aris Georgakakos

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor

Numerical Simulation, Environment, Manufacturing/Supply Chains

 

Jeff Geronimo

School of Mathematics

Professor

Numerical Computing

  Nazanin Bassiri-Gharb School of Mechanical Engineering Chair and Professor Micro and Nano Engineering
 

David Goldsman

School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Professor

Discrete Event Simulation, Transportation, Manufacturing/Supply Chains

 

Guillermo Goldsztein

School of Mathematics

Associate Professor

Numerical Simulation, Numerical Computing, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Itzhak Green

School of Mechanical Engineering Professor Contact Mechanics, Tribology, Rotordynamics, Dynamics and Vibrations, Diagnostics and Prognostics, the Finite-Element Method, Viscoelasticity, and Machine Design
  Emily Grubert School of Civil and Environmental Engineering Assistant Professor

Multi-criteria decision making, Socioenvironmental assessment, Life Cycle Assessment, Energy-water nexus, Societal prioritization

 

Sathya Hanagud

School of Aerospace Engineering

Professor

Numerical Simulation, Numerical Computing, Computational Structures/Materials

 

Christine Heitsch

School of Mathematics

Associate Professor

Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Felix Herrmann

 

School of Computational Science and Engineering Professor Theoretical and Applied Aspects of Exploration Seismology, Wave-equation Based Inversion, Compressive Sensing and Large-scale Optimization
  Christian Houdre School of Mathematics Professor and Associate Chair for Research Probability Theory and Applications and in some aspects of Mathematical Finance, Bioinformatics and Statistics
 

Michael Hunter

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Assistant Professor

Discrete Event Simulation, Transportation

  Tobin Isaac
School of Computational Science and Engineering
Assistant Professor Parallel Algorithms
 

Jianxin Jiao

School of Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Computer-aided Engineering and Design and Manufacturing
 

King Jordan

School of Biology

Associate Professor

Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Surya Kalidindi

George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering

Professor

Designing Material Internal Structure, Hybrid Processing Routes

 

Sung Ha Kang

School of Mathematics

Professor

Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Visualization, Numerical Computing

 

Melissa Kemp

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Assistant Professor

Numerical Simulation, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

  Graeme Kennedy

School of Aerospace Engineering

Associate Professor Development and application of numerical optimization techniques to structural and multidisciplinary design problems, with a primary focus on the analysis and design of fixed-wing aircraft
  Seong-Hee Kim School of Industrial and Systems Engineering Professor ranking and selection procedures for stochastic simulation, optimization via simulation, statistical output analysis, quality control, and applications of simulation methods to environmental management
 

Vladimir Koltchinskii

School of Mathematics

Professor

Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Visualization

  Joshua Kretchmer School of Chemistry and Biochemistry Assistant Professor Materials Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Surface and Interfacial Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry, Theory Modeling
 

Satish Kumar

School of Mechanical Engineering Professor high performance materials, bio materials, energy storage, nano materials, functional electronics, optical materials, as well as fibers and composites
  Srijan Kumar School of Computational Science and Engineering Assistant Professor Machine Learning; Data Mining; Social Media Mining; Cybersecurity; Deep Learning
  Rachel Kuske School of Mathematics Professor and Chair stochastic dynamics with application in optics, neuron signaling, disease cycling, and climate dynamics.
 

Jorge Laval

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Assistant Professor

Numerical Simulation, Discrete Event Simulation, Numerical Computing, Transportation

 

Robert Lee

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Associate Professor

High Performance Computing, Numerical Simulation, Parallel and Distributed Simulation, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Lew Lefton

School of Mathematics

IT Director

Parallel Methods for Scientific Computing

  Anton Leykin School of Mathematics Professor Numerical Algebraic Geometry, Symbolic Computation, Parallel Algorithms
  Wing Li School of Mathematics Professor

Operator theory, functional analysis, combinatorics

  Wenjing Liao School of Mathematics Assistant Professor Imaging, signal processing, high dimensional data analysis, machine learning
 

Yingjie Liu

School of Mathematics

Associate Professor

High Performance Computing, Numerical Simulation, Numerical Computing, Computational Fluid Dynamics

  Rafael De La Llave School of Mathematics Professor Dynamics: KAM theory, hyperbolic dynamics, rigidity, variational methods, perturbative expansions
  Galyna Livshyts School of Mathematics Assistant Professor Geometric Analysis, Random matrix theory, Probability, Harmonic Analysis, Discrete and Combinatorial geometry
  Doron Lubinsky School of Mathematics Professor

Orthogonal Polynomials, Random matrices, Reproducing Kernels, Quadrature Theory, Approximation Theory

 

Jian Luo

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Assistant Professor

Numerical Simulation, Environment

  Cheng Mao School of Mathematics Assistant Professor mathematical statistics, machine learning theory, applied probability
  Dimitri Mavris School of Aerospace Engineering Regents' Professor advanced design methods, aircraft conceptual and preliminary design, air-breathing propulsion design, multi-disciplinary analysis, design and optimization, system of systems, non-deterministic design theory
 

John McCuan

School of Mathematics

Associate Professor

Numerical Computing, Computational Fluid Dynamics

 

Julien Meaud

School of Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Acoustics and Dynamics, Mechanics of Materials and Bioengineering Auditory mechanics, physiological acoustics, composite materials, computational mechanics, finite element method, viscoelasticity
 
 

Suresh Menon

School of Aerospace Engineering

Professor

High Performance Computing, Numerical Simulation, Parallel and Distributed Simulation, Turbulent Combustion, Computational Fluid Dynamics

  Cassie S. Mitchell

School of Biomedical Engineering

Assistant Professor Predictive medicine, health informatics, personalized medicine, big data, modeling, machine learning, text mining, cancer, neuropathology, neuroengineering
 

Rafi Muhanna

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Associate Professor

Numerical Computing, Computational Structures/Materials

  James A. Mulholland School of Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor formation and control of air pollutants, in particular organic combustion byproducts, and air quality data analysis for use in epidemiologic studies
 

George Nemhauser

School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

A. Russell Chandler lll Chair and Institute Professor

Optimization, Transportation, Manufacturing/Supply Chains

 

Arkadi Nemirovski

School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

John Hunter Chair and Professor

Numerical Computing, Optimization

 

Tianye Niu

School of Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor

Medical Physics: Advanced conebeam CT reconstruction, artifacts correction, dual-energy imaging, radiomics analysis with emphasis on the guidance and evaluation in cancer treatment.

  Joseph Oefelein

School of Aerospace Engineering

Professor Simulation and modeling of advanced propulsion, power, and related systems
 

Haesun Park

School of Computational Science and Engineering

Professor

Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Visualization, Numerical Computing, Homeland Security/Defense

  B. Aditya Prakash School of Computational Science and Engineering Associate Professor Data Science, Machine Learning, AI, Networks and Sequences, Health, Security, Urban Computing and the Web
  Peng Qiu

School of Biomedical Engineering

Associate Professor

Bioinformatics and computational biology, machine learning, data integration, progression analysis, single-cell analysis, and flow cytometry

 

Philip Roberts

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor

Numerical Simulation, Environment

  Stephen Ruffin

School of Aerospace Engineering

Professor and Associate Chair for Undergraduate Programs  high temperature gas dynamics, compressible flow aerodynamics, airframe propulsion integration
 

Armistead Russell

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Georgia Power Distinguished Professor

Numerical Simulation, Numerical Computing, Computational Chemistry, Environment

  Massimo Ruzzene

School of Aerospace Engineering

Pratt & Whitney Professor structural dynamics, structural acoustics, and wave propagation, with a focus on high frequency vibrations and multi-scale modeling of complex structural components
 

Christopher Saldana

School of Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor

Manufacturing and Mechanics of Materials; Additive and hybrid manufacturing; Deformation-based surface processing; Digital and smart manufacturing; Industry 4.0;

 

Lakshmi Sankar

School of Aerospace Engineering

Regents' Professor

Numerical Simulation, Numerical Computing, Computational Fluid Dynamics

 

Martin Savelsbergh

School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Schneider Professor

Optimization, Transportation, Manufacturing/Supply Chains

 

David Sherrill

School of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Professor

High Performance Computing, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics, Computational Chemistry

  Martin Short School of Mathematics Associate Professor modeling of certain types of human activity that exhibit regular spatio- and/or temporal patterns
 

Jeffrey Skolnick

School of Biology

Professor

High Performance Computing, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics, Computational Chemistry

 

Le Song

School of Computational Science and Engineering

Assistant Professor

Application of Machine Learning to Interdisciplinary Problems

 

Marilyn Smith

School of Aerospace Engineering

Associate Professor

Numerical Simulation, Numerical Computing, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Computational Structures/Materials

  Molei Tao School of Mathematics Assistant Professor applied and computational mathematics
  John E. Tyalor School of Civil and Environmental Engineering Frederick Law Olmsted Professor dynamics where human and engineered networks meet
 

Evangelos Theodorou

School of Aerospace Engineering

Associate Professor control theory, machine learning, information theory, statistical physics
 

Craig Tovey

School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Professor

Optimization

  Yi-Change James Tsai

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor Spatial Optimization, Image and Signal Processing
 

Denis Tsygankov

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Assistant Professor

Mathematical Modeling, Computational Methods, Biomechanical Phenomena, Biology/Bioinformatics 
 

Brani Vidakovic

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Professor

Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Visualization, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Eberhard Voit

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Professor

Numerical Simulation, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Rich Vuduc

School of Computational Science and Engineering

Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Academic Affairs

High Performance Computing, Numerical Simulation, Parallel and Distributed Simulation, Numerical Computing

 

May Wang

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Associate Professor

Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Visualization, Numerical Simulation, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Yan Wang

School of Mechanical Engineering Professor CAE & DesignManufacturing, and Mechanics and Material; Multiscale CAD/CAM/CAE, Materials Design, Modeling & Simulation, Uncertainty Quantification
 

Joshua Weitz

School of Biology

Assistant Professor

Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Donald White

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor

Numerical Computing, Computational Structures/Materials

 

Shuman Xia

School of Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor

Mechanics of Materials: experimental solid mechanics, nano and micromechanics, mechanics of energy storage and conversion materials, mechanics of heterogeneous media, fracture and fatigue of active materials.

  Yao Xie School of Industrial and Systems Engineering Professor sequential statistical methods, statistical signal processing, big data analysis, compressed sensing, optimization, and has been involved in applications to wireless communications, sensor networks, medical and astronomical imaging
  Vigor Yang

School of Aerospace Engineering

Regents' Professor combustion, propulsion, energetics, data science
 

P.K. Yeung

School of Aerospace Engineering

Professor

High Performance Computing, Turbulence Simulations, Petascale Algorithms, Computational Fluid Dynamics

 

Soojin Yi

School of Biology

Assistant Professor

Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

 

Ajit Yoganathan

Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

Regents' Professor and Associate Chair for Research, BME

High Performance Computing, Numerical Simulation, Parallel and Distributed Simulation, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics, Computational Fluid Dynamics

 

Hongyuan Zha

School of Computational Science & Engineering

Professor

Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Visualization, Numerical Simulation, Numerical Computing

 

Hao Min Zhou

School of Mathematics

Associate Professor

Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Visualization, Numerical Computing

  Chao Zhang School of Computational Science and Engineering Assistant Professor Data mining; machine learning
  Xiuwei Zhang School of Computational Science and Engineering Assistant Professor data science, computational biology, bioinformatics
  Tuo Zhao

School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Assistant Professor Machine Learning, Optimization, Scientific Computing
  Ye Zhao School of Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor Automation and Mechatronics: robotics (legged locomotion and manipulation), robust control, real-time and reactive motion planning, applied optimization algorithm, autonomy, and formal method based decision-making
  Mayya Zhilova School of Mathematics Assistant Professor mathematical statistics, probability theory, statistical inference for complex high-dimensional data