Staff

  • Travis Hite

    Travis Hite

    Program Director


    email: travishite@virginia.edu
    phone: 434.924.4240

    268 Olsson Hall
    151 Engineer's Way
    Charlottesville, VA 22904

  • Debbie Rose

    Debbie Rose


    email: dcr4f@virginia.edu
    phone: 434.982.2050

    522 Rice Hall
    85 Engineer's Way
    Charlottesville, VA 22904

Faculty

  • Jack Stankovic, Director

    Jack Stankovic, Director

    BP America Professor, Computer Science


    Ph.D. Computer Science, Brown University
    Research Interests: Internet of Things, Wireless Health, Smart Buildings/Cities, Embedded Systems

    WEBSITE

  • Jon Goodall, Associate Director

    Jon Goodall, Associate Director

    Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering


    Ph.D. Civil Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
    Research Interests: Water Resources, Hydroinformatics, Stormwater, Flooding, Smart Cities

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  • Homa Alemzadeh

    Homa Alemzadeh

    Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering / Systems and Information Engineering


    Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois
    Research Interests: Cyber-physical systems safety and security; medical systems and analytics

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  • Larry Band

    Larry Band

    Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering


    Ph.D. UCLA
    Research Interests: Eco-Hydrology, Hydroinformatics, Flooding, Smart Cities

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  • Laura Barnes

    Laura Barnes

    Assistant Professor, Systems and Information Engineering


    Ph.D. Computer Science, University of South Florida
    Research Interests: Autonomy and Controls/Control Systems, Wireless Health, Human Machine Interface, Biomedical Data Sciences, Machine Learning

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  • Madhur Behl

    Madhur Behl

    Assistant Professor, Computer Science / Systems and Information Engineering 


    Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania
    Research Interests: Cyber-physical systems, machine learning, control systems

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  • Peter Beling

    Peter Beling

    Professor & Interim Chair, Systems and Information Engineering 


    Ph.D. University of California at Berkeley
    Research Interests: Reinforcement learning, predictive analytics and control, smart manufacturing

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  • Nicola Bezzo

    Nicola Bezzo

    Assistant Professor, Systems and Information Engineering 


    Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of New Mexico
    Research Interests: Autonomous mobile robots (aerial and ground vehicles); cyber-physical systems security; co-design of robotic systems

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  • Steve Bowers

    Steve Bowers

    Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering


    Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
    Research Interests: Internet of Things, Millimeter-Wave and Terahertz Electronics, Low Power Design

    WEBSITE

  • Maite Brandt-Pearce

    Maite Brandt-Pearce

    Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Professor of Electrical Engineering


    Ph.D, Electrical Engineering, Rice University
    Research Interests: Wireless and optical communications, Visible light communications and positioning (Li-Fi), Cross-layer design of fiber-optic networks. 

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  • Benton Calhoun

    Benton Calhoun

    Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering 


    Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Research Interests: Self powered wireless sensors. Ultra low power integrated circuits.

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  • Brad Campbell

    Brad Campbell

    Assistant Professor, Computer Science / Electrical and Computer Engineering 


    PhD, University of Michigan
    Research Interests: Energy-harvesting sensors; networks of connected "things"

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  • Donna Chen

    Donna Chen

    Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering


    PhD, University of Texas at Austin
    Research Interests: Sustainable Transportation Systems, Transportation Economics, Transportation Demand Modeling, and Safety

    WEBSITE

  • Haibo Dong

    Haibo Dong

    Associate Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


    Ph.D. Aerospace Engineering, University of California in Los Angeles
    Research Interests: Fluid Mechanics, Bio-inspired systems, Morphing structures/biomimetics, flapping wing Micro Air Vehicle (MAV)

    WEBSITE

  • Lu Feng

    Lu Feng

    Assistant Professor, Computer Science / Systems and Information Engineering


    D.Phil. in Computer Science, University of Oxford
    Research Interests: Medical cyber-physical systems; human-in-the-loop autonomous systems

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  • Cody Fleming

    Cody Fleming

    Assistant Professor, Systems and Information Engineering 


    Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Research Interests: System safety; integration of automated and autonomous systems in air and ground transportation

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  • Matthew Gerber

    Matthew Gerber

    Assistant Professor, Systems and Information Engineering 


    Ph.D. Michigan State University
    Research Interests: Cyber-human sensing and intervention systems

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  • Greg Gerling

    Greg Gerling

    Associate Professor, Systems and Information Engineering / Biomedical Engineering


    Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, University of Iowa
    Research Interests: Haptics, Human Machine Interaction, Computational Neuroscience, Biomechanics, User Experience Design, Human Factors

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  • Michael Gorman

    Michael Gorman

    Professor, Engineering & Society 


    Ph.D. University of New Hampshire
    Research Interests: Human Machine Interface, Science, Technology and Society. 

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  • Yacov Haimes

    Yacov Haimes

    Lawrence R. Quarles Professor, Systems and Information Engineering / Civil and Environmental Engineering


    Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles
    Research Interests: Risk modeling of CPS as interdependent and interconnected complex systems of systems

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  • Devin Harris

    Devin Harris

    Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Director, Center for Transportation Studies


    Ph.D. Virginia Tech
    Research Interests: Structural health monitoring, crowd-sourced condition characterization of infrastructure

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  • Arsalan Heydarian

    Arsalan Heydarian

    Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering


    Ph.D. Civil Engineering, University of Southern California
    Research Interests: Automated/smart systems and human behavior; Human-robotic collaboration

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  • Inki Kim

    Inki Kim

    Assistant Professor, Systems and Information Engineering


    Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
    Research Interests: Human Factors, Cognitive Engineering, Human Performance Modeling, Brain Computer Interface, AR/VR Simulation Interaction

    WEBSITE

  • John Lach

    John Lach

    Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering; SEAS Director of Cross-Cutting Initiatives


    Ph.D., Univerisity of California, Los Angeles
    Research Interests: Wireless Health, Cyber-Physical Systems, Internet of Things, Computer Architecture, Low Power Design, and Embedded Systems.

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  • James Lambert

    James Lambert

    Research Professor, Systems and Information Engineering / Engineering & Society


    Ph.D. University of Virginia 
    Research Interests: Risk Management, Smart Buildings/Cities, Human Machine Interface, Risk and Decision Analysis, Environmental Engineering, Infrastructure Engineering/Transportation Studies

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  • Tho Nguyen

    Tho Nguyen

    Sr. Research Program Officer, Computer Science 


    Ph.D. University of Washington
    Research Interests: Smart & connected communities, large-scale system modeling & controls, global development engineering.

  • Toluwalogo (Tolu) Odumosu

    Toluwalogo (Tolu) Odumosu

    Assistant Professor, Science, Technology & Society / Electrical and Computer Engineering


    Ph.D. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    Research Interests: Science, Technology and Society

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  • Brian Park

    Brian Park

    Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering


    Ph.D. Texas A&M University
    Research Interests: Connected and automated vehicles; intelligent transportation systems

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  • Stephen Patek

    Stephen Patek

    Professor, Systems and Information Engineering


    Ph.D. EECS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Research Interests: Stochastic optimization, control, and games; diabetes technology and health systems models

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  • Dan Quinn

    Dan Quinn

    Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


    Ph.D. Hydrodynamics Lab, Princeton University
    Research Interests: Bio-inspired vehicles; energy harvesting

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  • Haiying Shen

    Haiying Shen

    Associate Professor, Computer Science /Systems & Information / Electrical and Computer Engineering


    Ph.D. Wayne State University
    Research Interests: Internet of Things, Smart Buildings/Cities, Computer Networks, Grid/Cloud/High-performance Computing, and Transportation.

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Professor and Chair, Civil and Environmental Engineering


    Ph.D. University of Virginia
    Research Interests: Connected and autonomous vehicles; smart cities

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  • Mircea Stan

    Mircea Stan

    Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering


    Ph.D. University of Massachusetts
    Research Interests: Low power design and emerging technologies; Cross-Layer Accelerated Self-Healing (CLASH): circadian rhythms for resilient electronic systems

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  • Yuan Tian

    Yuan Tian

    Assistant Professor, Computer Science


    PhD, Carnegie Mellon University
    Research Interests: Security and privacy of mobile systems and Internet of Things

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  • Malathi Veerarghavan

    Malathi Veerarghavan

    Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering


    Ph.D. Duke University
    Research Interests: Networked robotics

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  • Kamin Whitehouse (on leave)

    Kamin Whitehouse (on leave)

    Commonwealth Associate Professor, Computer Science


    Ph.D. University of California
    Research Interests: Internet of Things, Autonomy and Controls/Control Systems, Smart Buildings/Cities, and Computer Networks.

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