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Gregory Abowd

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Software engineering, human-computer interaction
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

David Anderson

Title: Professor
Area 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

Annie Anton

Title: Professor and Chair
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Scott Appling

Title: Research Scientist II
Area 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)

Ron Arkin

Title: Associate Dean for Research and Space Planning
Area of Expertise: Mobile robots and unmanned vehicles, multi-agent robotics, machine learning
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Rosa Arriaga

Title: Senior Research Scientist
Area of Expertise: Developmental psychology, chronic care management
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Turgay Ayer

Title: Assistant Professor
Area 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

Paul Baker

Title: Principal Research Scientist and Senior Director of Research
Area 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)

Tucker Balch

Title: Associate Professor
Area 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

Rahul Basole

Title: Associate Professor
Area 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

Michael Best

Title: Associate Professor
Area of Expertise: Information and communication technologies for social, economic and political development, especially in developing countries
Affiliation: School of International Affairs

Doug Blough

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Multicomputer architecture, dependable computer systems, operating systems and middleware, computer systems security
Affiliation: School of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Doug Bodner

Title: Senior Research Engineer
Area of Expertise: Computational analysis and decision support for design, operation and transformation of systems and enterprises.
Affiliation: Tennenbaum Institute

Ian Bogost

Title: Professor
Area 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

Jay Bolter

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Augmented Reality design, digital media for education and entertainment, history of media, social media
Affiliation: School of Literature, Media, and Communication

Mark Braunstein

Title: Professor of the Practice
Area of Expertise: Health Informatics, electronic management of patient records, health information exchange
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Erica Briscoe

Title: Senior Research Scientist
Area 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)

Carrie M. Bruce

Title: Research Scientist
Area 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)

Amy Bruckman

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Online communities, educational technology, social computing
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Richard Catrambone

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Instructional design, human computer interaction, educational technology, multi-media learning environments, training, problem solving
Affiliation: School of Psychology

GK Chang

Title: Professor
Area 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

Polo Chau

Title: Assistant Professor
Area 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

Myung Choi

Title: Senior Research Engineer
Area 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)

Jennifer Clark

Title: Director, Associate Professor
Area of Expertise: Smart cities, public policy, economics
Affiliation: Center for Urban Innovation, School of Public Policy, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Russ Clark

Title: Senior Research Scientist
Area of Expertise: Networking, systems and mobility
Affiliation: School of Computer Science

Ed Clarkson

Title: Research Scientist II
Area of Expertise: Information visualization, data and visual analytics, human-computer interaction
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Mark Clements

Title: Professor
Area 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

David Cowan

Title: Senior Research Scientist
Area of Expertise: Healthcare planning and management
Affiliation: Institute for People and Technology (IPaT), Health Systems Institute (HSI)

Munmun DeChoudhury

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Robert Delano

Title: Research Scientist
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Frank Dellaert

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Computer vision, mobile robotics, probabilistic perception
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Jim Demmers

Title: Senior Research Associate
Area 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)

Megan Denham

Title: Research Associate II
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Architecture

Paul Diederich

Title: System Support Engineer II
Area of Expertise: Computers, security, IT support
Affiliation: Health Systems Institute (HSI), Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)

Betsy DiSalvo

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise: Informal learning, impact of cultural values on technology use and production
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Carl DiSalvo

Title: Assistant Professor
Area 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

Jennifer DuBose

Title: Senior Research Associate
Area of Expertise: Evidence-based design for healthcare facilities projects
Affiliation: School of Architecture

Frank Durso

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Engineering Psychology
Affiliation: School of Psychology

Charles Eastman

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Building information modeling, solids and parametric modeling, engineering databases, and product models and interoperability
Affiliation: School of Architecture

Keith Edwards

Title: Professor
Area 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

Jacob Eisenstein

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Susan Embretson

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Psychology

Barbara Ericson

Title: Senior Research Scientist
Area of Expertise: Computing outreach for K-12 students and curriculum design for K-12
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Irfan Essa

Title: Professor
Area 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

Jeff Evans

Title: Principal Research Engineer
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)

Sherry Farrugia

Title: Strategic Partners Officer
Area of Expertise: Strategic partnerships
Affiliation: Pediatric Technology Center

James Foley

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Computer graphics, human-computer interaction, information visualization
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Jason Freeman

Title: Associate Professor
Area of Expertise: Collaborative music, digital/web music, music composition, musical interfaces, musical performance
Affiliation: School of Music

Maribeth Gandy Coleman

Title: Principal Research Scientist
Area 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)

Soumen Ghosh

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Scheller College of Business

Maysam Ghovanloo

Title: Associate Professor
Area 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

Eric Gilbert

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise: Social computing, social network visualization and analysis, social media
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Scott Gilliland

Title: Research Scientist
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC)

Ashok Goel

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Science, Computational Design, Computational Creativity, Learning Science & Technology, Human-Centered Computing
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Marla Gorges

Title: Associate Director, Health IT Extension Services & I3L Client Services Lead
Area of Expertise: Business development, program & project management, grants writing and management, budget management
Affiliation: Interoperability & Integration Innovation Lab, Enterprise Innovation Institute

Rebecca Grinter

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW); Human Computer Interaction (HCI), ubiquitous computing
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Mark Guzdial

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Educational technology, project-based and collaborative learning, computer science education, education research
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Harley Hamilton

Title: Researcher
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Ayanna Howard

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Human-inspired control, robotics/space robotics, perception and reasoning, assistive/rehabilitation robotics
Affiliation: School of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Charles Isbell

Title: Senior Associate Dean
Area of Expertise: Artificial intelligence, statistical machine learning, autonomous agents, game AI
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Sheila Isbell

Title: Research Scientist II
Area of Expertise: Data to Decisions for Health and Wellness, Interactive Intelligence, Web Development
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Nassim Jafarinaimi

Title:
Area 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

Siva Jayaraman

Title: Research Scientist II
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Research Network Operations Center (RNOC)

Brian Jones

Title: Senior Research Engineer
Area of Expertise: Human-computer interaction, applications to support healthy aging, interactive media, home technology, home health
Affiliation: Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC)

Charlie Kemp

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise: Healthcare robotics with an emphasis on autonomous mobile manipulation and human-robot interaction
Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering

Pinar Keskinocak

Title: Professor
Area 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

Moon Kim

Title: Research Associate II
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Kristi Kirkland

Title: Research Associate
Area of Expertise: Conducts research on various issues, opportunities, and challenges associated with fundamental transformation in enterprises
Affiliation: Tennenbaum Institute

Ken Knoespel

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Newtonian science, scientific narrative
Affiliation: School of Literature, Media and Communication

David Ku

Title: Regents Professor
Area 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

Phil Lamson

Title: Senior Healthcare Consultant
Area of Expertise: Patient engagement, personal health records, health information exchange, electronic health records, and healthcare operations and management
Affiliation: Enterprise Innovation Institute

Chris LeDantec

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise: Participatory design, values in design, human-centered computing, community computing & informatics, urban computing
Affiliation: School of Literature, Media and Communication

Karen Liu

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Alain Louchez

Title: Principle Research Associate
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Information and Communications Laboratory

Blair Macintyre

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Augmented reality, distributed virtual environments
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Vijay Madisetti

Title: Professor
Area 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

Brian Magerko

Title: Assistant Professor
Area 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

Leigh McCook

Title: Principle Research Associate / IPaT Deputy Director
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)

Helena Mitchell

Title:
Area 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)

Tracy Mitzner

Title: Research Scientist I
Area of Expertise: Technology and older adults
Affiliation: School of Psychology

Nathan Moon

Title: Associate Director for Research
Area 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)

Melody Moore Jackson

Title: Associate Professor
Area of Expertise: Direct brain interfaces, biometric interfaces, assistive technology
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Janet Murray

Title: Associate Dean
Area of Expertise: Interactive narrative and eTV, interactive gaming, encyclopedic media
Affiliation: School of Literature, Media, and Communication

Beth Mynatt

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Personal health informatics, computer-supported collaborative work and human-computer interface design
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Sham Navathe

Title: Professor
Area 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

Michael Nitsche

Title: Associate Professor
Area of Expertise: Video game worlds, games and film, machinima, digital performance
Affiliation: School of Literature, Media, and Communication

Shane Owens

Title: Research Engineer II
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Jessica Pater

Title: Research Associate II
Area of Expertise: Serious gaming, virtual world in education, cyber safety education in k-12 schools
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Kishore Ramachandran

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Computer Science

Claudia Rebola

Title: Assistant Professor
Area 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

James Rehg

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Computer vision, vision based human sensing, autism
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Mark Riedl

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise: Artificial Intelligence and Computer Game AI, Storytelling Technologies, Machinima, Interactive Education and Entertainment, Intelligent Media, Computational Creativity
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Jarek Rossignac

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Geometric representations and algorithms, compression of 3D shapes and animations, sculpting tools for shapes and animations
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Bill Rouse

Title: Emeritus
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Tennenbaum Institute

Agata Rozga

Title: Research Scientist II
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Steve Rushing

Title: Director
Area of Expertise: Health Informatics, Health Information Exchanges, Electronic Health Records
Affiliation: Health@EI2

Matt Sanders

Title: Senior Research Scientist
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Institute for People and Technology (IPaT), Research Network Operations Center (RNOC)

Jon Sanford

Title: Associate Professor
Area of Expertise: Aging and disability, environment and behavior, universal design
Affiliation: Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access (CATEA)

Nicoleta Serban

Title: Associate Professor
Area 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

Jay Sexton

Title: Senior Research Engineer
Area of Expertise: Public safety communications, wireless communications, systems implementation and integration
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Stephen Sprigle

Title: Professor
Area 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

Thad Starner

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Wearable computing
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

John Stasko

Title: Associate Chair
Area of Expertise: information visualization, data analysis, visual analytics, investigative analysis, HCI
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Jimeng Sun

Title: Associate Professor
Area 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

Matthew Swarts

Title: Research Scientist II
Area of Expertise: Measurable aesthetics, algorithmic architecture, augmented reality, and real-time graphics
Affiliation: Digital Building Lab

Bill Todd

Title: Professor of the Practice
Area of Expertise: Health care and technology management
Affiliation: Scheller College of Business

Robert Todd

Title: Senior Research Scientist
Area of Expertise: Accessible and universal education, accessible and usable web resources, and assistive technologies
Affiliation: Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access (CATEA)

Greg Turk

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Computer graphics, scientific visualization
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Brani Vidakovic

Title: Professor
Area 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

Alan Wagner

Title: Research Scientist II
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), Aerospace Transportation and Advanced Systems Laboratory (ATAS)

Bruce Walker

Title: Associate Professor
Area 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

John Wandelt

Title: Research Fellow
Area of Expertise: Federated Identity Management, information security, information exchange architecture and standards, NIEM, data governance
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

May Wang

Title: Associate Professor
Area 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

Kari Watkins

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise: Transportation planning, transit planning and operations, traveler information, mode choice decision making, complete streets design
Affiliation: School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Gil Weinberg

Title: Associate Professor
Area of Expertise: Music technology, machine and robotic musicianship, sonification, music education, mobile music
Affiliation: School of Music

Mary Ann Weitnauer

Title: Professor
Area 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

Leanne West

Title: Principal Research Scientist
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Lauren Wilcox

Title: Assistant Professor
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Interactive Computing

Jeff Wilson

Title: Senior Research Scientist
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC)

Clint Zeagler

Title: Research Scientist I
Area of Expertise: Electronic textiles,mobile and ubiquitous computing
Affiliation: Interactive Media Technology Center (IMTC), School of Industrial Design

Ellen Zegura

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Development of wide-area (Internet) networking services
Affiliation: College of Computing

Hongyuan Zha

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Computational mathematics, machine learning applications
Affiliation: College of Computing

Chuck Zhang

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise:
Affiliation: School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Craig Zimring

Title: Professor
Area of Expertise: Understanding the relationships between the physical environment of healthcare and other facilities and human satisfaction, performance, and behavior
Affiliation: School of Architecture