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The Computer Science Department contributes to UTEP’s history of excellence by providing a BS in Computer Science program of the highest quality through a participatory approach to education, research, and service to the community. The undergraduate program has been accredited by the Computer Science Accreditation Commission since October 1, 1988. UTEP is designated by the NSA and DHS as a National Center of Academic Excellence (NCAE) in Information Assurance Education and a NCAE in Cyber Operations.
The vision of the Department of Computer Science is to provide computer science programs of the highest quality through a participatory approach to education, research, and service to the community.
The mission of the Department of Computer Science is to serve our binational region, the nation, and the world by providing access to excellence through:
- Innovative educational programs that provide inclusive and effective learning environments and prepare graduates to be ethical professionals, leaders, and innovators in computer science (Student Success),
- Pioneering research programs that foster the creation of computing knowledge and invention of new technologies (Research and Innovation),
- Design, development, and potential commercialization of technologies to solve socially-relevant science and engineering problems (Commercialization), and
- Active local and global partnerships and collaborations with educational, government, non-profit, and commercial organizations that align with our commitment to diversity (Collaboration).
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
CHAIR: Dr. Ann Gates
Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org; 915-747-6951
Education: MS, Leningrad University; BS, Leningrad University; Ph D, Institute of Mathematics, Siberian Branch, Soviet Academy of Sciences
Contact Information: email@example.com; 915-747-6950
Education: MS, University of Nantes; DEA (Diplome d'Etudes Approfondies), University of Nantes; Ph D, University of Nantes
Research Interests: continuous constraint solving, global optimization, interval computations, multi-criteria decision making, and their applications
Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org; 915-747-6956
Education: BS, Instituto Tecnológico de Chihuahua; MS, The University of Texas at El Paso; Ph D, University of Rochester
Research Interests: Machine learning, computer vision, natural language processing, artificial intelligence
Contact Information: email@example.com; 915-747-5883
Education: BA, Indiana University; M.Ed, University of Illinois; MS, Wichita State University; Ph D, Purdue University
Research Interests: high performance parallel computing, hardware-software co-design, interdisciplinary computational science
Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org; 915-747-6671
Education: BS, University of Texas at El Paso; Ph D, University of Texas at El Paso
Research Interests: Software Engineering Education, Software Engineering V&V, Software Architecture
Natalia Villanueva Rosales
Contact Information: email@example.com; 915-747-8643
Education: BS, Panamerican University Campus Bonaterra; Double Major in Statistical Methods, Center for Mathematical Research; MS, University of Edinburgh; Ph D, Carleton University
Research Interests: Interdisciplinary research, biomedical informatics, climate change, water sustainability, cyberinfrastructure, smart cities.