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Data Science

The area includes both fundamental and applied research in database management, data mining, and data warehousing. Faculty research includes database and data warehouse; data mining methodologies and applications, specifically privacy preserving data mining, anomaly detection, spatial data mining, and data mining for digital government; data integration; and mobile databases. Research has been conducted in application areas such as cyber security, GIS, healthcare, and digital government.

Faculty with an interest in DB/DM:

  • Zhiyuan Chen, PhD, Cornell University (zhchen@umbc.edu) [Associate Professor] [Graduate Program Director, IS]
  • Aryya Gangopadhyay, PhD, Rutgers University (gangopad@umbc.edu) [Professor] [Chair]
  • Vandana Janeja, PhD, Rutgers University (vjaneja@umbc.edu) [Associate Professor]
  • Karuna P Joshi, PhD, UMBC (kjoshi1@umbc.edu) [Assistant Professor]
  • George Karabatis, PhD, University of Houston (georgek@umbc.edu) [Associate Professor] [Associate Chair for Academic Affairs]
  • A. Gunes Koru, PhD, Southern Methodist University (gkoru@umbc.edu) [Associate Professor]
  • Jianwu Wang, PhD, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (jianwu@umbc.edu) [Assistant Professor]