Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Artificial Intelligence Faculty


Satinder Singh Baveja
Division: CSE
Address: 3749 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-2831
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Degree: Ph.D. University of Massachusetts
Title: Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Reinforcement Learning, Machine Learning, Computational Game Theory, Adaptive Human Computer Interaction.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Theory of Computation.
Areas of Specialty: Cognitive Architectures & Computational Cognitive Science; Machine Learning; Multiagent and Economic Systems; Assistive Technology; Robotics; The Intersection of Computer Science and Economics; Healthcare Computing.
 
 
Michael J. Cafarella
Division: CSE
Address: 4709 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 764-9418
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Degree: Ph.D., University of Washington
Title: Morris Wellman Faculty Development Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering; Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering; Faculty Associate, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research
Research Interests: Databases and web databases
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Warehouse-Scale and Parallel Systems; Databases and Data Mining.
 
 
Jia Deng
Division: CSE
Address: 3640 Beyster
Phone: 734-764-8517
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Degree: PhD, Computer Science, Princeton, 2012
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Computer Vision, Machine Learning.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Databases and Data Mining.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning; Computer Vision.
 
 
Edmund H Durfee
Division: CSE
Address: 3745 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-1563
Fax: (734) 763-1260
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Degree: Ph.D. U-Massachusetts
Title: Co-director, Technology Increasing Knowledge: Technology Optimizing Choice (TIKTOC), U-M Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center; Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Multi-agent coordination and intelligent real-time systems
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Robotics and Autonomous Systems; Robotics in CSE.
Areas of Specialty: Multiagent and Economic Systems; Constraint-based Reasoning; Assistive Technology; Robotics.
 
 
Chad Jenkins
Division: CSE
Address: 3644 Beyster
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Degree: PhD
Title: Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Research Interests: Human-robot interaction, including exploration of methods that enable robots to learn human skills.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Robotics and Autonomous Systems; Robotics in CSE.
Areas of Specialty: Robotics; Computer Vision; Mobile Manipulation; Human-Robot Interaction.
 
 
Danai Koutra
Division: CSE
Address: 3633 Beyster
Phone: 734-764-4237
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Degree: PhD
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Research Interests: Data mining, graph summarization and visualization, and applied machine learning.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Databases and Data Mining.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning.
 
 
Benjamin Kuipers
Division: CSE
Address: 3741 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 647-6887
Fax: (734) 763-1260
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Degree: PhD., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Title: Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: The representation of commonsense and expert knowledge, with particular emphasis on the effective use of incomplete knowledge.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Robotics and Autonomous Systems; Robotics in CSE.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning; Robotics; Computer Vision.
 
 
John E. Laird
Division: CSE
Address: 3753 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 647-1761
Fax: (734) 763-1260
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Degree: Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University
Title: John L. Tishman Professor of Engineering; Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Architectures, Machine Learning, and Computer Games.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Robotics and Autonomous Systems; Robotics in CSE.
Areas of Specialty: Cognitive Architectures & Computational Cognitive Science; Machine Learning; Robotics.
 
 
Walter Lasecki
Division: CSE
Address: 2636 Beyster
Phone: 734-764-4259
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Degree: PhD
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Research Interests: Combining human and machine computation to create intelligent systems that can solve problems ranging from accessibility needs for uses with disabilities to rapid analysis of large data sets.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Human-Computer Interaction.
Areas of Specialty: Assistive Technology; Collaborative and Social Computing; Human Computation and Crowdsourcing; Crowdsourcing and Human Computation.
 
 
Honglak Lee
Division: CSE
Address: 3773 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 764-3726
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Degree: PhD Stanford University
Title: Morris Wellman Faculty Development Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering; Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering
Research Interests: Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Signal & Image Processing and Machine Learning; Databases and Data Mining.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning; Statistical Estimation and Learning; Healthcare Computing; Computer Vision.
 
 
Jason Mars
Division: CSE
Address: 4705 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: 734-763-3229
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Degree: PhD, University of Virginia, 2012
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Cross-layer systems architectures for emerging applications, datacenter and warehouse-scale computer architecture, and hardware / software co-design.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Warehouse-Scale and Parallel Systems; Languages, Compilers, and Runtime Systems; Chip Design, Architecture, and Emerging Devices; Networking, Operating Systems, and Distributed Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Improving Efficiency in Warehouse Scale Computers.
 
 
Rada Mihalcea
Division: CSE
Address: 3769 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: 734-647-4088
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Degree: PhD CSE, SMU, 2001; PhD Linguistics, Oxford, 2010
Title: Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Natural language processing, computational social sciences, multimodal tracking and understanding of human behavior.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Human-Computer Interaction.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning; Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval.
 
 
Emily Mower Provost
Division: CSE
Address: 3620 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: 734-647-1802
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Degree: PhD University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Audio-visual modeling of human behavior focusing on emotion. Focus on assistive speech-based technologies.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Human-Computer Interaction.
Areas of Specialty: Assistive Technology; Computational Modeling of Human Emotion.
 
 
Edwin Olson
Division: CSE
Address: 3737 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 647-1049
Fax: (734) 763-1260
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Degree: PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Title: Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Finding ways for robots to sense and understand their environment while coping with uncertainty and ambiguity, multi-autonomous systems.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Robotics and Autonomous Systems; Robotics in CSE.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning; Robotics; Computer Vision.
 
 
Dragomir Radev
Division: CSE
Address: 3917 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734)647-1160
Fax: (734) 764-2475
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Degree: Ph.D. Columbia University
Title: Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Professor, School of Information
Research Interests: Natural language processing, text and data mining, artificial intelligence, machine learning, information retrieval
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning; Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval.
 
 
Karem A. Sakallah
Division: CSE ECE
Address: 4603 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 936-1350
Fax: (734) 763-4617
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Degree: Ph.D. Carnegie-Mellon
Title: Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Computer-aided design of electronic systems, Boolean satisfiability, discrete optimization, and hardware and software verification.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Secure, Trustworthy, and Reliable Systems; Languages, Compilers, and Runtime Systems; Chip Design, Architecture, and Emerging Devices.
Areas of Specialty: Design Verification and Validation; Logic Synthesis; Verification, Testing, and Physical Design; Electronic Design Automation.
 
 
Grant Schoenebeck
Division: CSE
Address: 3636 Beyster Bldg
Phone: 734/647-4712
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Degree: PhD 2010, University of California, Berkeley
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Theoretical computer science, linear and semidefinite programs, intersection of computer science and social networks, intersection of computer science and economics, NP-complete optimization problems, and computational complexity theory
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Theory of Computation.
Areas of Specialty: Design and Analysis of Algorithms; Complexity Theory; The Intersection of Computer Science and Economics.
 
 
Arunesh Sinha
Division: CSE
Address: 2709 Beyster
Phone: 734-647-7127
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Degree: PhD
Title: Assistant Research Scientist, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence.
 
 
Lingjia Tang
Division: CSE
Address: 4609 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: 734-763-2548
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Degree: PhD, Computer Science, Univ. Virginia, 2012
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Computer architecture and compiler and runtime systems, especially such systems for large scale data centers.
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Warehouse-Scale and Parallel Systems; Languages, Compilers, and Runtime Systems; Chip Design, Architecture, and Emerging Devices; Networking, Operating Systems, and Distributed Systems.
Areas of Specialty: Improving Efficiency in Warehouse Scale Computers.
 
 
Michael Wellman
Division: CSE
Address: 3757 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: (734) 764-6894
Fax: (734) 763-1260
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Degree: Ph.D. MIT
Title: Lynn A. Conway Professor of Computer Science and Engineering; Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Artificial Intelligence, Electronic Commerce
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence; Theory of Computation.
Areas of Specialty: Multiagent and Economic Systems; Constraint-based Reasoning; The Intersection of Computer Science and Economics.
 
 
Jenna Wiens
Division: CSE
Address: 3777 Beyster Bldg.
Phone: 734-647-4832
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Degree: Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Title: Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Research Interests: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Computational Healthcare
Research Areas: Artificial Intelligence.
Areas of Specialty: Machine Learning; Healthcare Computing.