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CEAS Welcomes New 2020-21 Faculty

The College of Engineering and Applied Sciences is pleased to introduce new faculty joining Stony Brook in the 2020/2021 academic year. They include ten new hires in Applied Math and Statistics, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, and one faculty in Electrical and Computer Engineering with funding through the SUNY Empire Innovation Program (EIP), a New York State competitive grant program dedicated to recruiting and retaining world-class faculty at the State University of New York. EIP researchers are leaders in their field, involved with groundbreaking research with a vision of growth for SUNY and their respective fields.

Applied Math and Statistics

Stanislav Uryasev, Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Pawel Polak

Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise: machine learning, big data,predictive modeling,
and signal processing with shrinkage and regularization.

 

 

Civil Engineering

Haibin Ling, Computer Science

Ruwen Qin

Associate Professor

Areas of expertise: data analytics, machine learning, and systems engineering.

Michael Ryoo,  Associate Professor,  Computer Science

Susu Xu

Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise: mobile sensing,
machine learning, urban computing, and smart infrastructure systems

Computer Science

Stanislav Uryasev, Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Yifan Sun

Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise: convex and nonconvex optimization for machine learning and scientific computing

Dongyoon Lee, Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Shubham Jain

Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise: mobile sensing, wearable health, cyber-physical systems, smart cities

Jun Wang, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Stanley Bak

Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise: verification of neural networks, cyber-physical systems, formal analysis of hybrid systems

 

 

Electrical Engineering

Stanislav Uryasev, Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Fan Luo

Associate Professor (SUNY EIP),Director of the Spellman High Voltage Power Electronics Laboratory

Areas of expertise: power electronics converters and systems, power module packing,
EMI modeling and mitigation in power electronics systems

 

 

Material Science & Chemical Engineering

Stanislav Uryasev, Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Nav Nidhi Rajput

Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise: energy storage devices and electrocatalysis

 

 

Mechanical Engineering

Stanislav Uryasev, Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Anurag Purwar

Assistant Professor

Areas of expertise: machine design area with a focus on
kinematic design of robots and mechanisms, CAD/CAM, and application of Computational Geometry,
Virtual Reality (VR), Computer Graphics and Visualization in Design Engineering

Dongyoon Lee, Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Jie Gao

Associate Professor

Areas of expertise: algorithms, computational geometry, sensor networks, wireless networks, social networks