Faculty Research Interests
First  Last  School / Program 
Research Interests 
URL 
Anurag  Agarwal  Mathematics  Number Theory, Abstract Algebra, Cryptography, Discrete Mathematics 

John  Anderson  Physics  Theoretical Solid State Physics, Quantum Dots, Polymer Solar Cells 

Gregory  Babbitt  Biology  Evolutionary Genomics, Chromatin Biology, Epigenetics, Gene Regulation 

Peter  Bajorski  Applied Stats  Image Processing Algorithms, Applications of Statistics in Imaging 
CQAS 
David  BarthHart  Mathematics  Number Theory, Abstract Algebra 

William  Basener  Mathematics  Image Processing Algorithms, Applied Topology, Dynamical Systems, Population Dynamics 

Mishkat  Bhattacharya  Physics  Quantum Optics, Atomic Physics 
BATG 
Roy  Berns  Color Science  Color and Imaging Science, Art Conservation Science 
mcsl.rit.edu 
Bernard  Brooks  Mathematics  Mathematical Modeling, Dynamical Systems, Financial Mathematics 
CACM 
Larry  Buckley  Biology  Evolutionary Biology, Biogeography 

Nathan  Cahill  Mathematics  Scientific Computing, Medical Imaging Analysis, Computer Vision 

Manuela  Campanelli  Mathematics  Computational Relativity and Gravitation 
ccrg.rit.edu 
Sukanya  Chakrabarti  Physics  Galaxy Evolution, Radiative Transfer 

Linlin  Chen  Mathematics  Statistics, Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Numerical Analysis 

Elizabeth  Cherry  Mathematics  Computational Cardiac Electrophysiology, Nonlinear Dynamics, Numerical Methods 

Patricia  Clark  Mathematics  Mathematical Biology, Modeling Transmission of Infectious Diseases 

Jeremy  Cody  Chemistry  Organic Chemistry, Natural Product Synthesis, Heterocyclic Chemistry 

Michael  Coleman  Chemistry  Synthetic Organic Methodologies, Transition Metal Mediated Functionalizations 

Chris  Collison  Chemistry  Conjugated Organic Dyes, Fluorophores, Bulk Heterojunction Photovoltaics, Organic Photovoltaics, Fluorescence Spectroscopy, Charge Photogeneration, Aggregation, Photophysical Chemistry 

Christina  Collison  Chemistry  Organic Chemistry, Natural Product Synthesis, 

Jennifer  Connelly  Physics  Galaxy Evolution, Groups of Galaxies, Multiwavelength Astronomy 

Sandi  Connelly  Biology  Molecular Ecology, UV Radiation and Pharmaceuticals in Freshwater Systems, Applied Learning in the Classroom 

Paul  Craig  Chemistry  Molecular Visualization, Computational Biology 

Joe  DeLorenzo  Mathematics  Signal and Image Analysis, Systems Modeling of Biological Processes 

Elizabeth  Wolnyiak DiCesare  Biology  Freshwater Ecology, Public Health and the Environment (Waterborne Diseases), Water Quality and Quantity Issues 

Jean  Douthwright  Biology  DNA Repair and Recombination 

Roger  Dube  Imaging  Spaceweather, Computer Security, Mars, Optical Catalysis, Native American Science 

Alan  Entenberg  Physics  Experimental High Energy Particle Physics, Laser Induced Nuclear Fusion 

Irene  Evans  Biology  Cell and Molecular Biology, Microarrays and Transcriptional Profiling 

Josh  Faber  Mathematics  Computational Astrophysics, Numerical Relativity, Hydrodynamics, Elliptic Equations 
ccrg.rit.edu 
Mark  Fairchild  Color Science  Color Science, Visual Perception, Observer Variability 
mcsl.rit.edu 
Raluca  Falea  Mathematics  Inverse Problems, Microlocal Analysis of Fourier Integral Operators 

Susan  Farnand  Color Science  Visual Perception, Color Science, Fine Art Reproduction, Image Quality Characterization, STEM Education 
mcsl.rit.edu 
David  Farnsworth  Mathematics  Mathematical Statistics, Benford's Law, Minkowski Geometry 

James  Ferwerda  Imaging  Visual Perception, Computer Graphics, Material Appearance, Displays 

Don  Figer  Imaging  Detectors, Massive Stars, Sassive Star Clusters, Galactic Center 
CfD 
Scott  Franklin  Physics  Soft Condensed Matter, Granular Materials, Physics Education Research 
SMERC 
Marvin  Gruber  Mathematics  Ridge Regression, Empirical Bayes Estimators, Information Geometry 

Jinwei  Gu  Imaging  Computational Imaging, Material Appearance, Computer VIsion, Pattern Recognition 

Rich  Hailstone  Imaging  Electron Microscopy, Nanoparticle Synthesis 

John  Hamilton  Mathematics  Math Modeling, Algorithm Development for Digital Imaging 

Elizabeth  Hane  Biology  Forest Ecology, Disturbance Ecology, Plant Community Ecology, Invasive Species, Science Pedagogy 

Tony  Harkin  Mathematics  Applied Mathematics, Scientific Computation, Fluid Mechanics 
CACM 
Maria  Helguera  Imaging  Ultrasound Characterization of Materials, Biomedical Imaging 

Ian  Hodge  Physics  Glass Transition; Enthalpy Relaxation; Solid Electrolytes 

Dawn  Hollenbeck  Physics  Computational Electromagnetism, Nonlinear Optics, Modeling Protein Interactions 

Joe  Hornak  Chemistry  Magnetic Resonance, Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy 
MRL 
Dehui  Hu  Physics  Physics Education 

Andre  Hudson  Biology  Amino Acid Metabolism, Biochemistry, Enzymology 
Hudson Lab 
Emmett  Ientilucci  Imaging  Remote Sensing, Hyperspectral Image Processing, Radiometry 
dirs.cis.rit.edu 
Baasansuren  Jadamba  Mathematics  Partial Differential Equations, Phase Field Models, Inverse Problems, Numerical Optimization 
CACM 
Jobby  Jacob  Mathematics  Graph Labeling Problems, Graph Products, Algorithms, Combinatorics 

Ron  Jodoin  Physics  Quantum Optics, Digital Image Processing 

Joel  Kastner  Imaging  Astrophysics of Star and Planet Formation, Astronomical Imaging and Spectroscopy, Astrophysics of Evolved Stars 
lama.cis.rit.edu 
John  Kerekes  Imaging  Remote Sensing System Modeling and Analysis, Signal and Image Processing 
dirs.cis.rit.edu 
Akhtar  Khan  Mathematics  Inverse Problems, Biomathematics, Variational Inequalities, SetValues Optimization 

Chulmin  Kim  Mathematics  Multivariate Analysis, Longitudinal Data Analysis, Sports Statistics, Psychological Statistics 

Tom  Kim  Chemistry  Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Signal Transduction 

Brian  Koberlein  Physics  Astrophysics, Black Holes, Cosmology, Science Popularization and Outreach 

Karl  Korfmacher  Biology  Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Modeling, Soils, Environmental Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing 

Mike  Kotlarchyk  Physics  Scattering Theory and Experiments, Structure and Dynamics in Complex Fluids 

Seshavadhani  Kumar  Mathematics  Stochastic Processes, Queueing Models, Algorithmic Probability 

Poorna  Kushalnagar  Imaging  Quality of Life Outcomes, Attention and Learning 

Vern  Lindberg  Physics  Educational Research and Development, Vacuum Deposition 

Jeffrey  Lodge  Biology  Microalgae, Wastewater Treatment, Biofuels Production, Bioremediation 

Michael  Long  Imaging  AgentBased Modeling of Complex Interdisciplinary Problems 
M.LONG 
Carl  Lutzer  Mathematics  Applied Mathematics, Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems 

Kara  Maki  Mathematics  Mathematical Modeling, Scientific Computing 
KLMSMA 
James  Marengo  Mathematics  Probability, Stochastic Processes, Undergraduate Mathematics Competitions 

Aaron  McGowan  Physics  Experimental HighEnergy Physics,Neutrino Scattering, Neutrino Oscillation 

Douglas  Meadows  Mathematics  Algebraic and Geometric Topology, Number Theory, Orthogonal Polynomials 

David  Merritt  Physics  Dynamics and Evolution of Galaxies, Galactic Nuclei, Supermassive Black Holes 

David  Messinger  Imaging  Spectral Remote Sensing, Image Processing 
dirs.cis.rit.edu 
Lea  Michel  Chemistry  Biochemistry, Biophysics, Structural Biology, NMR spectroscopy 

Massoud (Matt)  Miri  Chemistry  Renewable and Sustainable Polymers, Polymerization Catalysts, Polymer Modeling Software 
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Laura  Munoz  Mathematics  Computational Cardiac Electrophysiology, Dynamical Systems, Control Systems, Mathematical Biology 

Darren  Narayan  Mathematics  Graph Theory, Combinatorics, Number Theory 

Dina  Newman  Biology  Human Genetics, Biology Education Research 

Zoran  Ninkov  Imaging  Instrument Development, Astrophysics, Detectors 

Jake  NoelStorr  Imaging  Science & Astronomy Education, Active Galactic Nuclei, Supermassive Black Holes 
insight.rit.edu 
Chris  O'Dea  Physics  Active Galactic Nuclei, Clusters of Galaxies 

Suzanne  O'Handley  Chemistry  Protein Biochemistry, Enzymology, Microbial Biochemistry 

Michael  Osier  Biology  Databases for Metabolomics and Transcriptomics, Biological Ontologies, Genetic Algorithms 
Lab 
Jeff  Pelz  Imaging  Visual perception, Analysis of Complex Task Performance, Eye Tracking 

Michael  Pierce  Physics  Hard Condensed Matter Physics, Xray Scattering, Surfaces, Interfaces, Magnetism and Disorder 

Harvey  Pough  Biology  Organismal Biology of Animals, Captive Husbandry of Endangered Species 

Roman  Press  Chemistry  Clean Energy, Hydrogen, Alternative Fuels, Advanced Transportation 

Mike  Radin  Mathematics  Difference Equations, DIscrete Dynamical Systems, Graph Theory, Differential Equations 
CACM 
Vincente  Reyes  Biology  Computational Biology, Structural Bioinformatics, Structural Biology 

Harvey  Rhody  Imaging  3D Imaging Algorithms, Image Processing for Computer Vision 

Michael  Richmond  Physics  Optical Astronomy, Observational Techniques, Supernovae, Variable Stars 

Andy  Robinson  Physics  Astrophysics of Active Galactic Nuclei, Gaseous Nebulae, Scattering and Polarization 

JohnDavid  Rocha  Chemistry  Optical Spectroscopic Characterization of Nanomaterials, Nanomaterials Metrology, Computational Chemistry 
~jrrsch 
David  Ross  Mathematics  Applied Mathematics, Scientific Computation, Partial Differential Equations 
CACM 
Carl  Salvaggio  Imaging  Remote Sensing, Thermal Infrared Imaging, ThreeDimensional Geometry Extraction, Image Systems Modeling 
dirs.cis.rit.edu 
Kalathur  Santhanam  Chemistry  Electrochemistry, Sensors, Carbon Nanotubes, Energy & Fuel Cells, Electron Spin Resonance, Composites 

Michael  Savka  Biology  Microbial and Plant Biology, Bacterial Communication 

Hans  Schmitthenner  Chemistry  Medical Imaging Agents, Molecular Scaffolds 

John  Schott  Imaging  Remote Sensing of the Earth, Radiometry, Image Analysis 
dirs.cis.rit.edu 
Hossein  Shahmohamad  Mathematics  Graph Theory, Combinatorics, Discrete Mathematics 

Joel  Shore  Physics  Statistical Physics, Computational Physics, OLEDs, Global Climate Change 

Likin  Simon Romero  Mathematics  Topology, Continuum Theory, Hyperspaces, Graph Theory, Analysis 

Susan  Smith  Biology  Ecological Physiology, Nutritional Ecology, Avian Conservation 

Grover  Swartzlander  Imaging  Optical Physics 

Hyla  Sweet  Biology  Developmental Biology, Invertebrate Zoology 

Gerald  Takacs  Chemistry  Atmospheric Chemistry, GasPhase Chemistry, PhotoDissociation, Surface Modification of Materials 

Loraine  Tan  Chemistry  Analytical Chemistry 

Greg  Trayling  Physics  Particle Physics, Clifford Algebras, HigherDimensional Spaces, Group Theory 

Christy  Tyler  Biology  Aquatic Ecology, Biogeochemistry, Invasive Species 

Jan  van Aardt  Imaging  Remote Sensing of Natural Resources, Imaging Spectroscopy, Lidar 
dirs.cis.rit.edu 
Chris  Wahle  Mathematics  Partial Differential Equations, Asymptotic Analysis, Perturbation Theory 

John  Waud  Biology  Ecology, Ornithology, Avian Conservation, Environmental Toxicology, Analytical Chemistry 

Eric  West  Physics  Cosmology, Particle Astrophysics, HighEnergy Physics 

John  Whelan  Mathematics  Gravitational Waves, Statistical Inference, Astrophysical Relativity, Computational Relativity and Gravitation 
ccrg.rit.edu 
Tamas  Wiandt  Mathematics  Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations, Mathematical Modeling 
CACM 
Scott  Williams  Chemistry  Inorganic Chemistry, Drug Quality Assurance Assays, Metal Oxide Films, Printing Methods 
SAWPPR 
Kate  Wright  Biology  Bioengineering,Biology Education Research 

Elmer  Young  Mathematics  Point Set Topology, Analysis 

Yosef  Zlochower  Mathematics  Numerical General Relativity, Analytical Relativity, Mathematical Relativity 
ccrg.rit.edu 