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Professor Yesha

Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Maryland, United States

Professor Yesha

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Yelena Yesha

Yelena Yesha is a tenured Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, the University of Maryland, Baltimore County USA.

She received her B.Sc. degrees in Computer Science and in Applied Mathematics from York University, Toronto, Canada, in 1984, and her M.Sc. degree and Ph.D. degrees from The Ohio State University in 1986 and 1989, respectively. She joined the Department of Computer Science at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County as an Assistant Professor in 1989. In 1994 she was promoted to the rank of tenured Associate Professor, and in 1995 she was promoted to the rank of tenured Professor.

In 1994-1995, while on leave from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, she was the Director of the Center for Applied Information Technology (CAIT) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, as a United States federal government employee (civil servant). In 1995 she became the Director of the Center of Excellence in Space Data and Information Sciences (CESDIS) at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. From 2009 through the present she is the Director of the National Science Foundation Industry-University Collaborative Research Center for Hybrid Multicore Productivity Research. She has published 12 books as author or editor, and more than 140 papers in prestigious refereed journals and refereed conference proceedings, and has been awarded external funding in a total amount exceeding 23 million dollars.


Professor Gangopadhyay

Professor Gangopadhyay

Associate Editor: Professor Aryya Gangopadhyay

Aryya Gangopadhyay is a professor and the chair of the University of Maryland Baltimore County Information Systems Department.

Dr. Gangopadhyay earned his PhD degree in Information Systems from Rutgers University.  He has been a faculty member at the University of Maryland Baltimore County since 1997. His recent courses include Computational Methods in Information Systems Research, Introduction to Data Mining, and Database Management Systems. Dr. Gangopadhyay has graduated eight PhD students all of whom are currently employed at various academic or industry positions.

Dr. Gangopadhyay’s research interests are in the areas of databases and data mining. His recent publications are in the areas of data analytics in healthcare, privacy preserving data mining, and spatio-temporal data mining. His research has been funded by grants from the National Science Foundation, National Institute of Science and Technology, US Department of Education, Maryland Department of Transportation, and other agencies.  Dr. Gangopadhyay has published five books and nearly 100 research articles.


Editorial Board

Rashid L Bashshur, Senior Advisor for eHealth, University of Michigan Health System, Michigan, USA

Carina Berterö, Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Linköping, Linköping, Sweden

Kathryn H Bowles, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Peter A Clark, Professor of Medical Ethics and Director of the Institute of Bioethics at Saint Joseph's University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Diane Cook, Huie-Rogers Chair Professor, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Washington State University, USA

Charles R Doarn, Research Professor, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Yeh Liang-Hsu, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan

Gary L Kreps, University Distinguished Professor, Department of Communication, George Mason University, VA, USA

Shing-Hong Liu, Professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taizhon, Taiwan

Christine Milligan, Professor of Health and Social Geography, School of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom

Aydogan Ozcan, Electrical Engineering Department, University of California, LA, USA

Roy Rada, Professor Emeritus, Department of Information Systems at the University of Maryland at Baltimore County, MD, USA

Masatsugu Tsuji, Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kobe International University, Japan

Hsiu-Hung Wang, Professor & Dean, College of Nursing, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan

Fuhmei Wang, Professor, Department of Economics, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Daming Wei, Professor Emeritus, University of Aizu, Fukushima-ken, Japan

Peter Mackinlay Yellowlees, Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA

Huiru Zheng, School of Computing and Mathematics, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Northern Ireland