Faculty

Gregory Abowd

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Software engineering, human-computer interaction


Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
abowd@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Gregory
Last Name: 
Abowd

David Anderson

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Digital signal processing for speech and audio enhancement, signal processing for the hearing impaired, ultra-low power signal processing systems, real-time signal processing systems
Affiliation: 
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
David
Last Name: 
Anderson

Annie Anton

Professor and Chair
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
First Name: 
Annie
Last Name: 
Anton

Scott Appling

Research Scientist II
Areas of Expertise: 
Computational Social Science, Artificial Intelligence, Statistical Machine Learning, Statistical Natural Language Processing, Online Social Networks, Linguistic Deception, Social Network Credibility, User Profiling
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
Scott.Appling@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Scott
Last Name: 
Appling
alphasort: 
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Ron Arkin

Associate Dean for Research and Space Planning
Areas of Expertise: 
Mobile robots and unmanned vehicles, multi-agent robotics, machine learning

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Ron
Last Name: 
Arkin

Rosa Arriaga

Senior Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Developmental psychology, chronic care management
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
arriaga@cc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Rosa
Last Name: 
Arriaga

Turgay Ayer

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Stochastic modeling and optimization, with applications in medical decision making, health policy, healthcare operations, service operations, and public policy
Affiliation: 
School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Email: 
ayer@isye.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Turgay
Last Name: 
Ayer

Paul Baker

Principal Research Scientist and Senior Director of Research
Areas of Expertise: 
E-accessibility, higher education policy, e-government, digital government, Information Technology, Telecommunications, Communications Policy, Public Policy, Disability and Accessibility Policy, online and virtual communities, telework, e-learning, virtual collaboration, open source, communities of practice.
Affiliation: 
Center for Advanced Communications Policy (CACP)
Email: 
paul.baker@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Paul
Last Name: 
Baker

Tucker Balch

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Machine learning in robotics and in finance, including trading and fund management, multi-agent and multi-robot systems, collaborative robot behavior, social insect behavior

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Tucker
Last Name: 
Balch

Rahul Basole

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Management of transformative IT innovation, analysis and design of converging ecosystems, extended enterprises in mobile telecommunications, biotechnology, healthcare, and global manufacturing
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
basole@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Rahul
Last Name: 
Basole

Michael Best

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Information and communication technologies for social, economic and political development, especially in developing countries

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of International Affairs
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Michael
Last Name: 
Best

Doug Blough

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Multicomputer architecture, dependable computer systems, operating systems and middleware, computer systems security
Affiliation: 
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: 
doug.blough@ece.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Doug
Last Name: 
Blough

Doug Bodner

Senior Research Engineer
Areas of Expertise: 
Computational analysis and decision support for design, operation and transformation of systems and enterprises.
Affiliation: 
Tennenbaum Institute
Email: 
doug.bodner@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Doug
Last Name: 
Bodner

Ian Bogost

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Videogame criticism, videogame rhetoric, and visualization, including game design and educational, persuasive, and political speech in games
Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media and Communication
Email: 
ian.bogost@lmc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Ian
Last Name: 
Bogost

Jay Bolter

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Augmented Reality design, digital media for education and entertainment, history of media, social media

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jay
Last Name: 
Bolter

Mark Braunstein

Professor of the Practice
Areas of Expertise: 
Health Informatics, electronic management of patient records, health information exchange

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Mark
Last Name: 
Braunstein

Erica Briscoe

Senior Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Computational Social Science, Cognitive Science, Cognitive Psychology (Categorization, Learning, Visual Perception), Social Network Analysis, Social Media Analytics, Behavioral Modeling, Terrorism, Anomaly Detection
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
erica.briscoe@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Erica
Last Name: 
Briscoe

Carrie M. Bruce

Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Environmental design issues related to accessibility and investigating assessment methodologies that measure the environment’s impact on activity and participation
Affiliation: 
Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access (CATEA)
Email: 
carrie.bruce@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Carrie
Last Name: 
Bruce

Amy Bruckman

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Online communities, educational technology, social computing

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Amy
Last Name: 
Bruckman

Richard Catrambone

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Instructional design, human computer interaction, educational technology, multi-media learning environments, training, problem solving

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Psychology
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Richard
Last Name: 
Catrambone

GK Chang

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Optoelectronics and photonics, optical networks and systems, optical label and packet switching technologies, passive access networks: TDM- and WDM-PONs, radio-over-fiber and wireless-over-fiber access networks
Affiliation: 
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: 
geekung.chang@ece.gatech.edu
First Name: 
GK
Last Name: 
Chang

Polo Chau

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Bridges data mining and human-computer interaction (HCI) to synthesize scalable, interactive tools that help people understand and interact with big data, e.g., massive networks with billions of nodes and edges.
Affiliation: 
College of Computing
Email: 
polo@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Polo
Last Name: 
Chau

Myung Choi

Senior Research Engineer
Areas of Expertise: 
Health Information Technology, Health Information Exchange, HL7, CDA, Network Engineering, Software Engineering, Network Modeling and Simulation, Network Security, Network Management
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
myung.choi@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Myung
Last Name: 
Choi

Parag Chordia

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Music intelligence, mobile music, artificial intelligence, music, technology, machine learning, machine hearing, music information, retrieval, interactive music, computer music, creativity, computational creativity, society and technology, music cognition, science of music, musical acoustics

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Music
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Parag
Last Name: 
Chordia

Jennifer Clark

Director, Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Smart cities, public policy, economics
Affiliation: 
Center for Urban Innovation, School of Public Policy, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts
Email: 
jennifer.clark@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jennifer
Last Name: 
Clark

Russ Clark

Senior Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Networking, systems and mobility

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Computer Science
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Russ
Last Name: 
Clark

Ed Clarkson

Research Scientist II
Areas of Expertise: 
Information visualization, data and visual analytics, human-computer interaction
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
Edward.Clarkson@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Ed
Last Name: 
Clarkson

Mark Clements

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Digital speech processing and analysis, speech recognition, analysis and compensation of stress in speech, sensory aids for the hearing impaired, pattern recognition, digital signal processing
Affiliation: 
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: 
mark.clements@ece.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Mark
Last Name: 
Clements

Josh Cothran

Research Scientist II
Areas of Expertise: 
Human-centered computing, interactive media, user experience (strategy/research/design), information architecture, health IT
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
josh.cothran@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Josh
Last Name: 
Cothran

David Cowan

Senior Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Healthcare planning and management
Affiliation: 
Institute for People and Technology (IPaT), Health Systems Institute (HSI)
Email: 
dcowan@gatech.edu
First Name: 
David
Last Name: 
Cowan

Munmun DeChoudhury

Assistant Professor
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
First Name: 
Munmun
Last Name: 
DeChoudhury

Robert Delano

Research Scientist
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
First Name: 
Robert
Last Name: 
Delano

Frank Dellaert

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Computer vision, mobile robotics, probabilistic perception

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Frank
Last Name: 
Dellaert

Jim Demmers

Senior Research Associate
Areas of Expertise: 
New techniques for using interactive media to enable distance learning and collaborative problem solving; gaming simulation, video production and post-production, video streaming, software and hardware interfaces to environmental sensor arrays
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
Jim.Demmers@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jim
Last Name: 
Demmers

Megan Denham

Research Associate II
Affiliation: 
School of Architecture
Email: 
megan.denham@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Megan
Last Name: 
Denham

Paul Diederich

System Support Engineer II
Areas of Expertise: 
Computers, security, IT support
Affiliation: 
Health Systems Institute (HSI), Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)
Email: 
paul.diederich@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Paul
Last Name: 
Diederich

Betsy DiSalvo

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Informal learning, impact of cultural values on technology use and production
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
bdisalvo@cc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Betsy
Last Name: 
DiSalvo

Carl DiSalvo

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Sustainability and Design, Design and the Humanities, New Media Art / Art & Technology, Public Engagement with Technology, Participatory Media / Participatory Culture, Design and Culture/Society

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Carl
Last Name: 
DiSalvo

Jennifer DuBose

Senior Research Associate
Areas of Expertise: 
Evidence-based design for healthcare facilities projects
Affiliation: 
School of Architecture
Email: 
jennifer.dubose@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jennifer
Last Name: 
DuBose

Frank Durso

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Engineering Psychology
Affiliation: 
School of Psychology
Email: 
frank.durso@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Frank
Last Name: 
Durso

Charles Eastman

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Building information modeling, solids and parametric modeling, engineering databases, and product models and interoperability
Affiliation: 
School of Architecture
Email: 
charles.eastman@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Charles
Last Name: 
Eastman

Keith Edwards

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Driving human-centered concerns into core computing infrastructure, social impacts of computing technology, how technology can support the work of non-profits and NGOs
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
keith@cc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Keith
Last Name: 
Edwards

Jacob Eisenstein

Assistant Professor
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
First Name: 
Jacob
Last Name: 
Eisenstein

Susan Embretson

Professor
Affiliation: 
School of Psychology
First Name: 
Susan
Last Name: 
Embretson

Barbara Ericson

Senior Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Computing outreach for K-12 students and curriculum design for K-12

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Barbara
Last Name: 
Ericson

Irfan Essa

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Computer vision and robotics, computer graphics and animation, computational photography and video, intelligent and aware environments, digital special effects, computational journalism, social computing

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Irfan
Last Name: 
Essa

Jeff Evans

Principal Research Engineer
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)
Email: 
jeff.evans@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jeff
Last Name: 
Evans

Sherry Farrugia

Strategic Partners Officer
Areas of Expertise: 
Strategic partnerships
Affiliation: 
Pediatric Technology Center
Email: 
sherry.farrugia@innovate.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Sherry
Last Name: 
Farrugia

Dennis Folds

Principal Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Defense Technology, Test and Evaluation, Systems
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
First Name: 
Dennis
Last Name: 
Folds

James Foley

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Computer graphics, human-computer interaction, information visualization

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
James
Last Name: 
Foley

Jason Freeman

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Collaborative music, digital music, music composition, musical interfaces, musical performance, web music

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Music
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jason
Last Name: 
Freeman

Maribeth Gandy Coleman

Principal Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Augmented/Mixed Reality, Mobile/Wearable computing, Gaming, Computer Audio, Assistive & Rehabilitation Technologies, Human Computer Interaction, and Virtual Reality

 

 

Affiliation: 
Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC)
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Maribeth
Last Name: 
Gandy Coleman

Soumen Ghosh

Professor
Affiliation: 
Scheller College of Business
First Name: 
Soumen
Last Name: 
Ghosh

Maysam Ghovanloo

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Implantable microelectronic devices, neural interfacing, rehabilitation engineering, bio-inspired microsystems, medical instrumentation, low-power analog/digital/mixed-mode integrated circuits
Affiliation: 
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: 
mgh@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Maysam
Last Name: 
Ghovanloo

Eric Gilbert

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Social computing, social network visualization and analysis, social media

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Eric
Last Name: 
Gilbert

Scott Gilliland

Research Scientist
Affiliation: 
Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC)
First Name: 
Scott
Last Name: 
Gilliland

Ashok Goel

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Science, Computational Design, Computational Creativity, Learning Science & Technology, Human-Centered Computing
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Ashok
Last Name: 
Goel

Marla Gorges

Associate Director, Health IT Extension Services & I3L Client Services Lead
Areas of Expertise: 
Business development, program & project management, grants writing and management, budget management
Affiliation: 
Interoperability & Integration Innovation Lab, Enterprise Innovation Institute
First Name: 
Marla
Last Name: 
Gorges

Alexander Gray

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Machine learning, data mining, and analysis of massive datasets

 

 

Affiliation: 
College of Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Alexander
Last Name: 
Gray

Rebecca Grinter

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW); Human Computer Interaction (HCI), ubiquitous computing

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Rebecca
Last Name: 
Grinter

Mark Guzdial

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Educational technology, project-based and collaborative learning, computer science education, education research

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Mark
Last Name: 
Guzdial

Harley Hamilton

Researcher
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
First Name: 
Harley
Last Name: 
Hamilton

Ayanna Howard

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Human-inspired control, robotics/space robotics, perception and reasoning, assistive/rehabilitation robotics
Affiliation: 
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: 
ayanna.howard@ece.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Ayanna
Last Name: 
Howard

Charles Isbell

Senior Associate Dean
Areas of Expertise: 
Artificial intelligence, statistical machine learning, autonomous agents, game AI

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Charles
Last Name: 
Isbell

Sheila Isbell

Research Scientist II
Areas of Expertise: 
Data to Decisions for Health and Wellness, Interactive Intelligence, Web Development
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
sheila.isbell@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Sheila
Last Name: 
Isbell

Nassim Jafarinaimi

Areas of Expertise: 
Ethics and politics of design, participatory media, design studies, values and design, civic and urban computing, and human-computer interaction
Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media and Communication
Email: 
nassim@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Nassim
Last Name: 
Jafarinaimi

Siva Jayaraman

Research Scientist II
Affiliation: 
Research Network Operations Center (RNOC)
Email: 
jsiva@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Siva
Last Name: 
Jayaraman

Brian Jones

Senior Research Engineer
Areas of Expertise: 
Human-computer interaction, applications to support healthy aging, interactive media, home technology, home health

 

 

Affiliation: 
Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC)
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Brian
Last Name: 
Jones

Charlie Kemp

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Healthcare robotics with an emphasis on autonomous mobile manipulation and human-robot interaction

 

 

Affiliation: 
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Charlie
Last Name: 
Kemp

Pinar Keskinocak

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Applications of operations research and management science with societal impact (particularly health and humanitarian applications) and supply chain management, with an emphasis on resource allocation, revenue management, auctions/pricing, due date/lead-time decisions, production planning/scheduling, and logistics/transportation.
Affiliation: 
School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Email: 
pinar@isye.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Pinar
Last Name: 
Keskinocak

Moon Kim

Research Associate II
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
Moon.Kim@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Moon
Last Name: 
Kim

Kristi Kirkland

Research Associate
Areas of Expertise: 
Conducts research on various issues, opportunities, and challenges associated with fundamental transformation in enterprises
Affiliation: 
Tennenbaum Institute
Email: 
kristi.kirkland@ti.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Kristi
Last Name: 
Kirkland

Ken Knoespel

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Newtonian science, scientific narrative
Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media and Communication
Email: 
kenneth.knoespel@iac.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Ken
Last Name: 
Knoespel

David Ku

Regents Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Bioengineering and fluid mechanics, biofluid mechanics, medical devices, medical implants, translational technology, and entrepreneurship
Affiliation: 
Scheller College of Business, School of Mechanical Engineering
Email: 
david.ku@me.gatech.edu
First Name: 
David
Last Name: 
Ku

Phil Lamson

Senior Healthcare Consultant
Areas of Expertise: 
Patient engagement, personal health records, health information exchange, electronic health records, and healthcare operations and management
Affiliation: 
Enterprise Innovation Institute
Email: 
Phil.Lamson@innovate.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Phil
Last Name: 
Lamson

Chris LeDantec

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Participatory design, values in design, human-centered computing, community computing & informatics, urban computing
Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media and Communication
Email: 
christopher.ledantec@lmc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Chris
Last Name: 
LeDantec

Fuxin Li

Research Scientist I
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
fli@cc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Fuxin
Last Name: 
Li

Karen Liu

Professor

 

Computer graphics and animation, including physics-based animation, character animation, numerical methods, robotics and computational biomechanics, motion-based gaming and motion capture

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Karen
Last Name: 
Liu

Alain Louchez

Principle Research Associate
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Information and Communications Laboratory
First Name: 
Alain
Last Name: 
Louchez

Blair Macintyre

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Augmented reality, distributed virtual environments

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Blair
Last Name: 
Macintyre

Vijay Madisetti

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Embedded software systems, wireless & networking, digital signal processing, speech, audio, video and image processing, digital signal processing hardware and software, advanced computing environments
Affiliation: 
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: 
vkm@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Vijay
Last Name: 
Madisetti

Brian Magerko

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Interactive narrative, serious game design development, cognitive architectures, intelligent agents, human-computer interaction, educational media, improvisation, and cognitive science

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Brian
Last Name: 
Magerko

Warren Matthews

Research Scientist II
Areas of Expertise: 
Advanced networking, network performance
Affiliation: 
Office of Information Technology (OIT), Research Network Operations Center (RNOC)
Email: 
warren.matthews@oit.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Warren
Last Name: 
Matthews

Leigh McCook

Principle Research Associate / IPaT Deputy Director
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)
Email: 
Leigh.McCook@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Leigh
Last Name: 
McCook

Helena Mitchell

Areas of Expertise: 
Broadband and wireless communications, educational technologies, regulatory and legislative policy, emergency/public safety communications, and universal service to vulnerable, rural and inner city populations.
Affiliation: 
Center for Advanced Communications Policy (CACP)
Email: 
helena.mitchell@cacp.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Helena
Last Name: 
Mitchell

Tracy Mitzner

Research Scientist I
Areas of Expertise: 
Technology and older adults
Affiliation: 
School of Psychology
Email: 
tracy@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Tracy
Last Name: 
Mitzner

Nathan Moon

Associate Director for Research
Areas of Expertise: 
Workplace accommodations for people with disabilities, disability policy, accessibility and inclusion in postsecondary education, systematic interventions to improve postsecondary STEM education
Affiliation: 
Center for Advanced Communications Policy (CACP)
First Name: 
Nathan
Last Name: 
Moon

Melody Moore Jackson

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Direct brain interfaces, biometric interfaces, assistive technology

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Melody
Last Name: 
Moore Jackson

Janet Murray

Associate Dean
Areas of Expertise: 
Interactive narrative and eTV, interactive gaming, encyclopedic media

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Janet
Last Name: 
Murray

Beth Mynatt

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Personal health informatics, computer-supported collaborative work and human-computer interface design
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
mynatt@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Beth
Last Name: 
Mynatt

Sham Navathe

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Database modeling, design and integration in the context of emerging applications - engineering design, biological (particularly human genome) databases, document and text databases, and collaborative applications
Affiliation: 
College of Computing
First Name: 
Sham
Last Name: 
Navathe

Michael Nitsche

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
video game worlds, games and film, machinima, digital performance

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Michael
Last Name: 
Nitsche

Tiffany O'Quinn

Research Associate
Affiliation: 
Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC)
First Name: 
Tiffany
Last Name: 
O'Quinn

Shane Owens

Research Engineer II
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
shane.owens@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Shane
Last Name: 
Owens

Jessica Pater

Research Associate II
Areas of Expertise: 
Serious gaming, virtual world in education, cyber safety education in k-12 schools

 

 

Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jessica
Last Name: 
Pater

Kishore Ramachandran

Professor
Affiliation: 
School of Computer Science
First Name: 
Kishore
Last Name: 
Ramachandran

Claudia Rebola

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Design for aging, communication socialization technologies and health with special emphasis on exercising universal design, tangible interfaces/physical computing, and participatory design methods
Affiliation: 
School of Industrial Design
Email: 
crw@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Claudia
Last Name: 
Rebola

James Rehg

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Computer vision, vision based human sensing, autism

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
James
Last Name: 
Rehg

Mark Riedl

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Artificial Intelligence and Computer Game AI, Storytelling Technologies, Machinima, Interactive Education and Entertainment, Intelligent Media, Computational Creativity

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Mark
Last Name: 
Riedl

Mario Romero

Affiliate
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
First Name: 
Mario
Last Name: 
Romero

Jarek Rossignac

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Geometric representations and algorithms, compression of 3D shapes and animations, sculpting tools for shapes and animations

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jarek
Last Name: 
Rossignac

Bill Rouse

Emeritus
Affiliation: 
Tennenbaum Institute
First Name: 
Bill
Last Name: 
Rouse

Agata Rozga

Research Scientist II
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
arozga@cc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Agata
Last Name: 
Rozga

Steve Rushing

Director
Areas of Expertise: 
Health Informatics, Health Information Exchanges, Electronic Health Records

 

 

Affiliation: 
Health@EI2
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Steve
Last Name: 
Rushing

Matt Sanders

Senior Research Scientist
Affiliation: 
Institute for People and Technology (IPaT), Research Network Operations Center (RNOC)
Email: 
msanders@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Matt
Last Name: 
Sanders

Jon Sanford

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Aging and disability, environment and behavior, universal design
Affiliation: 
Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access (CATEA)
Email: 
jon.sanford@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jon
Last Name: 
Sanford

Nicoleta Serban

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Model-based data mining for functional data and spatio-temporal data with applications to industrial economics with a focus on service distribution.
Affiliation: 
School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Email: 
nicoleta.serban@isye.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Nicoleta
Last Name: 
Serban

Jay Sexton

Senior Research Engineer
Areas of Expertise: 
Public safety communications, wireless communications, systems implementation and integration
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
jay.sexton@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Jay
Last Name: 
Sexton

Stephen Sprigle

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Wheeled mobility and seating, pressure ulcer prevention and treatment; design of diagnostic tissue interrogation devices; and design of assistive technologies
Affiliation: 
School of Industrial Design
Email: 
stephen.sprigle@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Stephen
Last Name: 
Sprigle

Thad Starner

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Wearable computing
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
thad.starner@cc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Thad
Last Name: 
Starner

John Stasko

Associate Chair
Areas of Expertise: 
information visualization, data analysis, visual analytics, investigative analysis, HCI

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
John
Last Name: 
Stasko

Jimeng Sun

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Medical informatics, Big data analytics, similarity metric learning, social network analysis, predictive modeling, tensor analysis, visual analytics
Affiliation: 
School of Computational Science and Engineering
First Name: 
Jimeng
Last Name: 
Sun

Julie Swann

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Modeling and analysis of problems and algorithms in logistics, transportation and supply chain management
Affiliation: 
School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Email: 
julie.swann@isye.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Julie
Last Name: 
Swann

Matthew Swarts

Research Scientist II
Areas of Expertise: 
Measurable aesthetics, algorithmic architecture, augmented reality, and real-time graphics
Affiliation: 
Digital Building Lab
Email: 
Matthew.Swarts@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Matthew
Last Name: 
Swarts

Bill Todd

Professor of the Practice
Areas of Expertise: 
Health care and technology management
Affiliation: 
Scheller College of Business
Email: 
Bill.Todd@scheller.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Bill
Last Name: 
Todd

Robert Todd

Senior Research Scientist
Areas of Expertise: 
Accessible and universal education, accessible and usable web resources, and assistive technologies
Affiliation: 
Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access (CATEA)
Email: 
robert.todd@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Robert
Last Name: 
Todd

Greg Turk

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Computer graphics, scientific visualization

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Greg
Last Name: 
Turk

Brani Vidakovic

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
General bayesian statistical methodology, statistical modeling and simulation of high frequency biomedical and environmental data, wavelets, multiscale statistical modeling, denoising, assessing of scaling in signals and images, biostatistics, clinical trials, bioinformatics, statistics of turbulent flows, environmental statistics   
Affiliation: 
School of Biomedical Engineering
Email: 
brani@bme.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Brani
Last Name: 
Vidakovic

Alan Wagner

Research Scientist II
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Aerospace Transportation and Advanced Systems Laboratory (ATAS)
First Name: 
Alan
Last Name: 
Wagner

Bruce Walker

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Human factors, human-computer interaction, sonification and auditory displays, assistive technology, technology for people with disabilities, and in particular technologies and training for people who are blind, psychology, sensation and perception, and research methods/analysis
Affiliation: 
School of Psychology
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Bruce
Last Name: 
Walker

John Wandelt

Research Fellow
Areas of Expertise: 
Federated Identity Management, information security, information exchange architecture and standards, NIEM, data governance
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Email: 
john.wandelt@gtri.gatech.edu
First Name: 
John
Last Name: 
Wandelt

May Wang

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Bio-nanoinformatics, dynamic systems modeling for prediction (e.g. molecular pathway dynamics, cellular/tissue dynamics, whole body physiological dynamics), biomedical and health informatics (e.g. next generation sequencing data analysis, microscopic imaging informatics, mobile health informatics etc.) for personalized health, biomedical image analysis for clinical decision support system telemedicine
Affiliation: 
School of Biomedical Engineering
Email: 
maywang@bme.gatech.edu
First Name: 
May
Last Name: 
Wang

Kari Watkins

Assistant Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Transportation planning, transit planning and operations, traveler information, mode choice decision making, complete streets design
Affiliation: 
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Email: 
kari.watkins@ce.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Kari
Last Name: 
Watkins

Gil Weinberg

Associate Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Music technology, machine and robotic musicianship, sonification, music education, mobile music

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Music
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Gil
Last Name: 
Weinberg

Mary Ann Weitnauer

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Wireless communication, cooperative transmission, distributed MIMO, MAC and routing for wireless ad hoc and sensor networks, IR-UWB radar
Affiliation: 
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
First Name: 
Mary Ann
Last Name: 
Weitnauer
alphasort: 
W

Leanne West

Principal Research Scientist
Affiliation: 
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
First Name: 
Leanne
Last Name: 
West

Lauren Wilcox

Assistant Professor
Affiliation: 
School of Interactive Computing
First Name: 
Lauren
Last Name: 
Wilcox

Graceline Racel Williams

Areas of Expertise: 
Utilizing game engine technology to analyze and predict real-time situations in the built environment; optimizing 3D modeling and texturing workflows
Affiliation: 
College of Architecture
Email: 
racel.williams@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Graceline Racel
Last Name: 
Williams

Jeff Wilson

Senior Research Scientist
Affiliation: 
Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC)
First Name: 
Jeff
Last Name: 
Wilson

Ellen Yi-Luen Do

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Design computing and cognition, UbiCom, HCI, smart objects, architectural robotics, digital life technology, ambient intelligence

 

 

Affiliation: 
School of Industrial Design
Email: 
ipat@gatech.edu
First Name: 
Ellen
Last Name: 
Yi-Luen Do

Clint Zeagler

Research Scientist I
Areas of Expertise: 
Electronic textiles,mobile and ubiquitous computing
Affiliation: 
Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC), School of Industrial Design
Email: 
czeagler3@mail.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Clint
Last Name: 
Zeagler

Ellen Zegura

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Development of wide-area (Internet) networking services
Affiliation: 
College of Computing
Email: 
ellen.zegura@cc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Ellen
Last Name: 
Zegura

Hongyuan Zha

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Computational mathematics, machine learning applications
Affiliation: 
College of Computing
Email: 
zha@cc.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Hongyuan
Last Name: 
Zha

Chuck Zhang

Professor
Affiliation: 
School of Industrial and Systems Engineering
First Name: 
Chuck
Last Name: 
Zhang

Craig Zimring

Professor
Areas of Expertise: 
Understanding the relationships between the physical environment of healthcare and other facilities and human satisfaction, performance, and behavior
Affiliation: 
School of Architecture
Email: 
craig.zimring@coa.gatech.edu
First Name: 
Craig
Last Name: 
Zimring