Faculty

We integrate faculty and students with differing expertise to address specific industry problems.


 

Leadership

Farinaz Koushanfar
Farinaz Koushanfar

Center Co-Director
Electrical and Computer Engineering professor
UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

Accelerated and domain-specific machine learning (ML), safe and secure ML, private ML, embedded and hardware systems, security and trust.

Farinaz Koushanfar's Google Scholar Profile 

Tara Javidi
Tara Javidi

Center Co-Director
Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor
UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

Practical solutions with theoretical guarantees for information acquisition, processing, and communication

Tara Javidi's Website 

Hadi Esmaeilzadeh
Hadi Esmaeilzadeh

Faculty Director for Industry Research
Associate Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Immersive machine intelligence, full-stack solutions

Alternative Computing Technologies (ACT) Lab 

Analytics and Computing

Ilkay Altintas
Ilkay Altintas

Computer Science and Engineering
Director, Center of Excellence in Workflows for Data Science
Research Scientist, San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC)

Ilkay Altintas 

Kamalika Chaudhuri
Kamalika Chaudhuri

Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Trustworthy machine learning, learning and active learning theory

Kamalika Chaudhuri 

Pamela Cosman
Pamela Cosman

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Image and video compression, processing, and wireless communications

Pam Cosman 

Duygu Kuzum
Duygu Kuzum

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Neuroelectronics Group 

Siavash Mirarab
Siavash Mirarab

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Scalable analysis of large-scale biological datasets

Siavash Mirarab 

Truong Nguyen
Truong Nguyen

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Image and video processing on low-power low-cost systems

Nguyen's Video Processing Lab 

Alon Orlitsky
Alon Orlitsky

Qualcomm Chair Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Estimation, learning, and speech processing

Alon Orlitsky 

Piya Pal
Piya Pal

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
High dimensional statistical signal processing, high resolution imaging

Piya Pal 

Bhaskar Rao
Bhaskar Rao

Ericsson Chair Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Signal processing, estimation theory, speech processing

UCSD DSP Lab 

Deian Stefan
Deian Stefan

Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Systems, security, and programming languages

Deian Stefan 

Nuno Vasconcelos
Nuno Vasconcelos

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Statistical signal processing, computer vision, machine learning, multimedia

Statistical Visual Computing Lab 

Computer Architecture and Systems

Andrew Kahng
Andrew Kahng

Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Physical design of VLSI

UCSD VLSI CAD Laboratory 

Ryan Kastner
Ryan Kastner

Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Embedded security, hardware and FPGA acceleration; FPGAs; reconfigurable computing

Kastner Research Group 

Tajana Simunic Rosing
Tajana Simunic Rosing

Fratamico Chair Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Embedded system design and software optimization, power management

System Energy Efficiency Lab 

Behrouz Touri Image
Behrouz Touri

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dynamic and controls over complex networks, distributed optimization and computation.

Behrouz Touri 

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Jishen Zhao

Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Memory and storage architecture and systems, domain-specific acceleration, software/hardware co-design.

Jishen Zhao