Meet the ICS Team

Coordinating Committee

The Coordinating Committee advises ICS leadership on prioritization of activities such as co-hiring, seed funding, internal development of centers, and training and education. This group includes faculty and IT professionals from across the university.

 

Charles Ammon

Ammon

Charles Ammon

  • Professor of Geoscience
  • ICS Associate

Department: Geosciences

Office: 440 Deike Building, University Park

Email: charlesammon@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-2310

Research Focuses: The earthquake process, Earth's interior, seismic observations

Visit Charles's website

 

Clio Andris

Andris

Clio Andris

  • Associate Professor of Geography
  • ICS Associate

Department: Geography

Office: 212 Walker Building, University Park

Email: clio@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-1175

Research Focuses: Social networks, GIS, interpersonal relationships, institutions, telecommunications, transportation, urban planning, social capital

Visit Clio's website

 

Asad Azemi

Azemi

Asad Azemi

  • Associate Professor of Engineering
  • ICS Associate

Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering

Office: Tomezsko Classroom Building, 207 L, Penn State Brandywine

Email: azemi@psu.edu

Phone: 610-892-1421

Research Focuses: Signal modeling and estimation, intelligent systems, computational biology, bioinformatics, chaos

Visit Asad's website

 

Scott Bennett

Bennett

Scott Bennett

  • Distinguished Professor of Political Science
  • Associate Dean for Research, College of the Liberal Arts
  • ICS Associate

Department: Political Science

Office: 318 Pond Lab, University Park

Email: dsb10@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-6566

Research Focuses: International conflict, insurgencies, agent-based simulation models, war, peace, quantitative analysis of international relations

Visit Scott's website

 

Chris Blanton

Blanton

Chris Blanton

  • R&D Software Engineer for Materials
  • Advanced Technical Services

Office: 222A Computer Building

Email: cjb47@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-1514

 

Timothy Brick

Brick

Timothy Brick

  • Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Human Development and Family Studies

Office: 231 HHD Building, University Park

Email: tbrick@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-4868

Research Focuses: Human-environment interaction, interpersonal interaction, statistics to analyze these kinds of interactions, data collection and analysis

Visit Timothy's website

 

Guido Cervone

Cervone

Guido Cervone

  • Associate Professor of Geography
  • Associate Director, Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Geography

Office: 205 Walker Building, University Park

Email: cervone@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-0179

Research Focuses: Remote sensing, environmental hazards, geoinformatics, social media

Visit Guido's website

 

Keith Cheng

Cheng

Keith Cheng

  • Professor of Pathology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Pharmacology
  • ICS Associate

Department: Pathology

Office: Room C7866A, Penn State Hershey College of Medicine

Email: kcheng@psu.edu

Phone: 717-531-5635

Research Focuses: Cancer genetics, genomic instability, cell differentiation, genetics of human pigmentation, web-based zebrafish atlas, image informatics, SNP database analysis

Visit Keith's website

 

Guangqing Chi

Chi

Guangqing Chi

  • Associate Professor of Rural Sociology and Demography and Public Health Sciences
  • ICS Associate

Department: Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education

Office: 112E Armsby Building, University Park

Email: gchi@psu.edu

Phone: 814-63-8245

Research Focuses: Climate change, land use, and community resilience; critical infrastructure/transportation, population change, and population health within the smart cities framework; computational and spatial analysis; spatial demography

Visit Guangqing's website

 

Sy-Miin Chow

Chow

Sy-Miin Chow

  • Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
  • ICS Associate

Department: Human Development and Family Studies

Office: 409 BBH Building, University Park

Email: symiin@psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-2131

Research Focuses: Longitudinal and dynamic models, differential equation models, time series models, state-space models, emotion, aging, child development, family dynamics, prevention

Visit Sy-Miin's website

 

Ismaila Dabo

Dabo

Ismaila Dabo

  • Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
  • ICS Associate

Department: Materials Science and Engineering

Office: N-241 Millennium Science Complex, University Park

Email: dabo@matse.psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-4886

Research Focuses: Energy conversion and storage, computational materials science, quantum and multiscale simulations, novel computational methods, materials for electrochemistry, materials for photochemistry, spectroscopy of materials

Visit Ismaila's website

 

Sharon Dale

Dale

Sharon Dale

  • Professor of Art History and Arts Administration
  • Program Chair, Arts Administration
  • Program Chair, Digital Media, Arts, and Technology
  • ICS Associate

Department: School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Office: 136 Kochel Center, Penn State Behrend

Email: sxd4@psu.edu

Phone: 814-898-6208

Research Focuses: Iconography; hagiography; papal diplomacy; Italian Renaissance art; Italian fourteenth-century history; digital media, arts, and technology

Visit Sharon's website

 

Matthew Decker

Decker

Matthew Decker

  • CIO/Director of IT, Applied Research Lab
  • ICS Associate

Department: Applied Research Lab

Office: 1600J ARL West, University Park

Email: med37@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-7657

Research Focuses: Information technology services; information security

 

Bruce Desmarais

Desmarais

Bruce Desmarais

  • Associate Professor of Political Science
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Political Science

Office: 230 Pond Lab, University Park

Email: bbd5087@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-8859

Research Focuses: Development and application of statistical methods to study of social and political systems, interdependence and structural complexity, network analysis, international conflict and cooperation among countries, campaign finance and co-sponsorship networks in the US Congress, digital communication networks in local government, diffusion of public policies across the US states, the interconnectedness of scientific research and US regulatory policymaking

Visit Bruce's website

 

John Domico

Domico

John Domico

  • Manager of Information Systems
  • ICS Associate

Department: School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Office: 111H Information Science and Technology Building, University Park

Email: domico@cse.psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3757

Research Focuses: Systems planning, system and network administration, directing technical staff, project management

 

Patrick Dudas

Dudas

Patrick Dudas

  • Data Visualization Software Engineer for Life Sciences
  • Advanced Technical Services

Office: 222A Computer Building

Email: pmd19@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-7833

 

Dykehouse

Rodney Dykehouse

  • Senior Vice President
  • Chief Information Officer
  • ICS Associate

Office: A310 500 University Drive, Penn State Hershey

Email: rcd18@psu.edu

Phone: 717-531-4544

 

Dzomba

Bari Dzomba

  • Assistant Professor of Public Health
  • Sciences and CTSI Informatics Co-Director
  • ICS Associate

Email: bud114@psu.edu

Phone: 610-396-6390

Research Focuses: Public health, population health, informatics, medical education, health information technology, community leadership, use of social media and quantified self in health outcomes

Visit Bari's website

 

Karen Estlund

Estlund

Karen Estlund

  • Associate Dean for Technology and Digital Strategies, University Libraries
  • ICS Associate

Department: Technology and Digital Strategies, University Libraries

Office: 510 Paterno Library, University Park

Email: kme20@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-5451

Research Focuses: Digital scholarship; information technology; digital preservation

Visit Karen's website

 

Jenni Evans

Evans

Jenni Evans

  • Professor of Meteorology
  • Director, Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Associate

Department: Meteorology and Atmospheric Science

Office: 509 Walker Building, University Park

Email: Jenni.Evans@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3240

Research Focuses: Climate, numerical weather prediction, tropical meteorology, tropical cyclones, statistical meteorology, convection studies

Visit Jenni's website

 

Fast

Stephen Fast

  • Cyber Innovation Strategy Lead
  • ICS Associate

Department: Applied Research Laboratory

Office: 5300A ARL Building, University ParkElectromagnetic Propagation, Radio Meteorology, RF Modeling and Simulation, EM Computational Techniques, Numerical Modeling, Software Engineering

Email: saf8@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-2425

Research Focuses: Electromagnetic propagation, radio meteorology, RF modeling and simulation, EM computational techniques, numerical modeling, software engineering

 

Wayne Figurelle

Figurelle

Wayne Figurelle

  • Assistant Director

Office: 224D Computer Building

Email: wfigure@psu.edu

Phone: 814-777-2965

 

Karen Fisher Vanden

Fisher-Vanden

Karen Fisher-Vanden

  • Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics
  • ICS Associate

Department: Agricultural Economics

Office: 113 Armsby Building, University Park

Email: kaf26@psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-2752

Research Focuses: Economic and integrated assessment modeling for climate change policy analysis; economic instruments for pollution control; technology development in developing countries and implications for energy use and carbon emissions

Visit Karen's website

 

Eric Ford

Ford

Eric Ford

  • Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Astronomy and Astrophysics

Office: 428A Davey Laboratory, University Park

Email: ebf11@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-5558

Research Focuses: Extrasolar planetary systems, planet formation and orbital evolution, detection & characterization of exoplanets, astrobiology, astrostatistics, cyberscience & high-performance scientific computing

Visit Eric's website

 

Giles Lee Web

Giles

C. Lee Giles

  • Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Professor of Supply Chain and Information Systems
  • Professor of Information Sciences and Technology
  • ICS Associate

Department: College of Information Sciences and Technology

Office: 311A IST Building, University Park

Email: giles@ist.psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-7884

Research Focuses: Information retrieval, knowledge extraction and management, and data mining, both for large and small data and information resources

Visit C. Lee's website

 

Ryan Gilmore

Gilmore

Ryan Gilmore

  • Data Assurance Engineer and Systems Integration Team Lead
  • Interim Technical Director

Office: 224F Computer Building

Email: reg159@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-1134

 

Michael Hallquist

Hallquist

Michael Hallquist

  • Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Psychology

Office: 309 Moore Building, University Park

Email: michael.hallquist@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-5756

Research Focuses: Developmental psychopathology of personality dysfunction in adolescence and young adulthood, personality traits, interpersonal relationships, neurobehavioral systems, borderline personality disorder, neuroimaging, maturation of brain systems, emotion regulation

Visit Michael's website

 

Chad Hanna

Hanna

Chad Hanna

  • Associate Professor of Physics
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Physics

Office: 104 Davey Lab #253, University Park

Email: crh184@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-2924

Research Focuses: Gravitational-wave astrophysics, multimessenger astrophysics, compact binary systems, black holes, neutron stars

Visit Chad's website

 

Haworth Daniel

Haworth

Daniel Haworth

  • Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • ICS Associate

Department: Mechanical Engineering

Office: 232 Research Building, University Park

Email: dch12@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-6269

Research Focuses: Computational thermal-fluids sciences: fluid mechanics, turbulence, combustion, numerical methods, IC engines, and transportation propulsion systems

Visit Daniel's website

 

Kathy Hill

Hill

Kathleen Hill

  • Assistant Professor of Education
  • Associate Director, Center for Science and the Schools
  • ICS Associate

Department: Curriculum and Instruction

Office: 182 Chambers Building

Email: kathyhill@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-2275

Research Focuses: The development of science and engineering; preparing teachers to incorporate computer science and computational thinking into the K-12 classroom; integrating supercomputer clusters in secondary schools

Visit Kathleen's website

 

Michael Hillman

Hillman

Michael Hillman

  • Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering
  • ICS Associate

Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Office: 224A Sackett Buliding, University Park

Email: mzh226@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-0623

Research Focuses: Computational mechanics; extreme events modeling

Visit Michael's website

 

Vasant Honavar

Honavar

Vasant Honavar

  • Professor and Edward Frymoyer Chair of Information Sciences and Technology
  • Associate Director, Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Information Sciences and Technology

Office: 301A Westgate Building, University Park

Email: vuh14@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3141

Research Focuses: Artificial intelligence, machine learning, data mining, big data analytics, bioinformatics and computational molecular and systems biology, discovery informatics, knowledge representation and semantic web, applied information integration and informatics

Visit Vasant's website

 

Jim Houck

Houck

James Houck

  • Distinguished Scholar in Residence, Penn State Law
  • ICS Associate

Office: 0235 Lewis Katz Building

Email: jwh32@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-4294

Research Focuses: International and domestic cyber law issues relating to U.S. national security; the international law of armed conflict

Visit James's website

 

Rob Hume

Hume

Rob Hume

  • Evan Pugh Professor of English Literature
  • ICS Associate

Department: English

Office: 19 Burrowes Building, University Park

Email: hb1@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-2344

Research Focuses: Eighteenth-century British literature; Restoration literature; theatre history; opera history; book history; textual studies; the economics of culture; archaeo-historicism; play publication in eighteenth-century London; Jane Austen; Aphra Behn; Henry Fielding; David Garrick

Visit Rob's website

 

Dezhe Jin

Jin

Dezhe Jin

  • Associate Professor of Physics
  • ICS Associate

Department: Physics

Office: 123 Davey Lab, University Park

Email: dzj2@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-6673

Research Focuses: Biological physics; neuroscience; theoretical analysis of biological neural networks; computational models of song generation in songbirds; speech recognition in humans; learning and memory in the hippocampus

Visit Dezhe's website

 

Vivek Kapur

Kapur

Vivek Kapur

  • Associate Director for Strategic Initiatives, Huck Institutes of Life Sciences
  • Professor of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
  • ICS Associate

Department: Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

Office: 205 Wartik Lab, University Park

Email: vkapur@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-9788

Research Focuses: Microbial genomics and pathogenesis, bioinformatics, diagnostics and vaccine development for animal and human pathogens, cross-disciplinary basic and translational research, international "one-health” research and training

Visit Vivek's website

 

Klaus Keller

Keller

Klaus Keller

  • Professor of Geosciences
  • ICS Associate

Department: Geosciences

Office: 436 Deike Building, University Park

Email: kzk10@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-6718

Research Focuses: Climate change; Bayesian inference; decision-making under uncertainty; climate risk management

Visit Klaus's website

 

Maurie Kelly

Kelly

Maurie Kelly

  • Senior Research Associate, Penn State Institutes of the Environment
  • Director of Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access and Informatics
  • ICS Associate

Department: Institute for Energy and the Environment

Office: 0117 Land and Water Research, University Park

Email: mck4@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-0104

Research Focuses: Managing and providing public access to data, supporting public access to government information, the intersection of big data and citizen science

 

Daniel Kifer

Kifer

Daniel Kifer

  • Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
  • ICS Associate

Department: Computer Science and Engineering

Office: 360 IST Building, University Park

Email: dkifer@cse.psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-1187

Research Focuses: Machine learning applications in areas such as statistical privacy, security, databases, streaming data processing, text modeling, deep learning, and computational social science

Visit Daniel's website

 

Reuben Kraft

Kraft

Reuben Kraft

  • Shuman Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Office: 320 Leonhard Building, University Park

Email: reuben.kraft@psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-4570

Research Focuses: Mechanical sciences, biomechanics, bioengineering

Visit Reuben's website

 

Michael Kubit

Kubit

Michael Kubit

  • Vice President for Information Technology/Chief Information Officer, Penn State University
  • ICS Associate

Department: Penn State Information Technology

Office: 401 Old Main, University Park

Email: mjk469@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3540

Visit Michael's website

 

Eugene Lengreich

Lengerich

Eugene Lengerich

  • Professor of Health Evaluation Sciences
  • ICS Associate

Department: Public Health Sciences

Office: A210 Public Health Sciences, Penn State Hershey

Email: ejl6@psu.edu

Phone: 717-531-7178

Research Focuses: Interventional epidemiology to test clinic- and population-based methods to reduce cancer risk and improve treatment outcomes

Visit Eugene's website

 

Derrick Leydig

Leydig

Derek Leydig

  • ICS-ACI Client Engagement Manager

Office: 224E Computer Building

Email: dml129@psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-6078

 

Ping Li

Li

Ping Li

  • Professor of Psychology and Linguistics
  • Associate Director, Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Associate

Department: Psychology

Office: 452 Moore Building, University Park

Email: pul8@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-3921

Research Focuses: Language acquisition, linguistic neuroscience, neuroimaging, neuroplasticity

Visit Ping's website

 

John Liechty

Liechty

John Liechty

  • Professor of Marketing
  • Professor of Statistics
  • ICS Associate

Department: Statistics, Marketing

Office: 409 Business Building

Email: jcl12@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-0621

Research Focuses: Large scale Bayesian computation with application in marketing and finance

Visit John's website

 

Xiao Liu

Liu

Xiao Liu

  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Biomedical Engineering

Office: 315 Hallowell Building, University Park

Email: xxl213@engr.psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-4419

Research Focuses: Multi-modal neuroimaging techniques, computational neuroscience, brain activity and consciousness, network dynamics of the brain, neural basis of resting-state fMRI connectivity

 

Greg Madden

Madden

Greg Madden

  • Senior Advisor for Research Computing and Cyberinfrastructure
  • ICS Associate

Department: Office of the Vice President for Research

Office: N311B Millennium Science Complex

Email: gem19@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-2536

Visit Greg's website

 

Shaun Mahony

Mahony

Shaun Mahony

  • Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • ICS Associate

Department: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Office: 404 South Frear Laboratory, University Park

Email: sam77@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3008

Research Focuses: Computational biology, machine learning approaches for understanding gene regulation

Visit Shaun's website

 

Patrick McDaniel

McDaniel

Patrick McDaniel

  • William L. Weiss Professor of Information and Communications Technology
  • Director, Institute for Network and Security Research
  • ICS Associate

Department: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Office: W329 Westgate Building, University Park

Email: pdm12@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-3599

Research Focuses: Systems and network security; security policy; networking; distributed systems; public policy; telecommunications security; network management; applied cryptography; privacy

Visit Patrick's website

 

Anne McKenna

McKenna

Anne Toomey McKenna

  • Distinguished Scholar of Cyber Law and Policy, Dickinson Law
  • Professor in Practice, Penn State Institute for CyberScience
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Dickinson Law

Email: atm19@psu.edu

Phone: 717-241-3508

Research Focuses: Cyberlaw, cybersecurity, data security, data privacy, data breaches, data laws, privacy law, electronic surveillance, federal and state legislation, surveillance technologies, drones (UAVs), body cameras, stingrays (cell site simulators), social media, online data gathering, behavioral targeted advertising, online speech

Visit Anne Toomey's website

 

Karen Murphy

Murphy

Karen Murphy

  • Professor of Education (Educational Psychology)
  • Harry and Marion Eberly Faculty Fellow
  • ICS Associate

Department: Educational Psychology

Office: 102 Cedar Building, University Park

Email: pkm15@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-2278

Research Focuses: Processes underlying students' abilities to read and understand text and content, to critically examine and evaluate the information presented, and to make reasoned judgments as a result of reading

Visit Karen's website

 

William Noid

Noid

William Noid

  • Associate Professor of Chemistry
  • ICS Associate

Department: Chemistry

Office: 528 Chemistry Building, University Park

Email: wnoid@chem.psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-2387

Research Focuses: Theoretical/computational chemistry, theoretical/computational biophysics/biochemistry, theoretical molecular biology, unfolded and intrinsically disordered proteins, bioinformatics, knowledge-based coarse-grained modeling, many-body structural correlations, inverse problems in statistical mechanics, quantum/classical correspondence in vibrational spectroscopy, ultrafast spectroscopy, classical nonlinear response theory

Visit William's website

 

Jeff Nucciarone

Nucciarone

Jeffrey Nucciarone

  • Cybersecurity Head, Applied Research Laboratory
  • ICS Associate

Department: Applied Research Laboratory

Office: 1650J ARL West Iv-1, University Park

Email: nucci@arl.psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-3406

 

Edward O'Brien

O’Brien

Edward O’Brien

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Chemistry

Office: 402 Chemistry Building, University Park

Email: epo2@psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-5100

Research Focuses: Ribosome-associated protein folding, macromolecular self-assembly and chaperone interactions in living cells

Visit Edward's website

 

Zita Oravecz

Oravecz

Zita Oravecz

  • Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Human Development and Family Studies

Office: 216 Health and Human Development Building, University Park

Email: zita@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-1546

Research Focuses: Individual differences, process modeling, state-of-the-art statistical approaches, emotion, cognition, Bayesian statistics

Visit Zita's website

 

Chuck Pavloski

Pavloski

Chuck Pavloski

  • R&D Engineer for Earth Sciences
  • Interim Chief Architect

Office: 222C Computer Building

Email: cfp102@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-3094

 

George Perry

Perry

George Perry

  • Associate Professor of Anthropology and Biology
  • ICS Associate

Department: Anthropology; Biology

Office: 513 Carpenter Building, University Park

Email: ghp3@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-7654

Research Focuses: Anthropological genomics; paleogenomics; human body size evolution; human impacts on non-human evolutionary biology; parasites as proxies for human evolution

Visit George's website

 

Michael Russell

Russell

Michael Russell

  • Assistant Professor of Biobehavioral Health
  • ICS Associate

Department: Biobehavioral Health

Office: 219 Biobehavioral Health Building

Email: mar60@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-7256

Research Focuses: Connections between stress, emotion regulation, and health behaviors like substance abuse

 

Seybold

Cheryl Seybold

  • IT Director for Data Center Services for Enterprise IT
  • ICS Associate

Department: Data Center Services

Office: 0206 Tower Road Data Center

Email: cys1@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-7926

 

Shaby

Benjamin Shaby

  • Assistant Professor of Statistics
  • ICS Co-hire

Department: Statistics

Office: 313 Thomas Building, University Park

Email: bshaby@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3557

Research Focuses: Extreme value theory, spatial statistics theory and computing, Markov chain Monte Carlo, citizen science, neuroscience

Visit Benjamin's website

 

Cooduvalli Shashikant

Shashikant

Cooduvalli Shashikant

  • Associate Professor of Molecular and Developmental Biology
  • ICS Associate

Department: Animal Science

Office: 323 Agricultural Sciences and Industries Building, University Park

Email: css13@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-0658

Research Focuses: Developmental and evolutionary aspects of regulation of patterning genes; bioinformatics; genomics

Visit Cooduvalli's website

 

Hal Smith

Smith

Hal Smith

  • Associate Professor of Information Sciences and Technology
  • Assistant Director of Academic Affairs
  • ICS Associate

Department: Information Sciences and Technology

Office: 103A Administration Building, Penn State New Kensington

Email: hal.smith@psu.edu

Phone: 724-334-6036

Research Focuses: Component software architectures in the real-time systems domain, data mining, data quality, network science and peer assessment and team-based learning

Visit Hal's website

 

Shyam Sundar

Sundar

Shyam Sundar

  • Distinguished Professor of Communications
  • Co-Director, Media Effects Research Laboratory
  • ICS Associate

Department: Media Studies

Office: 122 Carnegie Building, University Park

Email: sss12@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-2173

Research Focuses: Social and psychological effects of online communication; websites; social and personal media; interactivity; navigability; multi-modality; agency (source attribution) in digital media interfaces upon online users' thoughts, emotions, and actions

Visit Shyam's website

 

Conrad Tucker

Tucker

Conrad Tucker

  • Associate Professor of Engineering Design and Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • ICS Associate

Department: School of Engineering Design, Technology and Professional Programs; Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

Office: 213N Hammond Building, University Park

Email: cst14@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-2952

Research Focuses: Data mining-driven design; social network modeling; text mining; machine vision; systems design optimization

 

Adri van Duin

van Duin

Adri van Duin

  • Professor of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
  • ICS Associate

Department: Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Office: 240 Research East Building, University Park

Email: acv13@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-6277

Research Focuses: Reactive force fields; computational methods in materials; hydrocarbons; all-carbon materials; nitramines; proteins; semiconductors; transition metals

Visit Adri's website

 

Mort Webster

Webster

Mort Webster

  • Professor of Energy Engineering
  • ICS Associate

Department: Energy and Mineral Engineering

Office: 123 Hosler Building, University Park

Email: mort@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-1640

Research Focuses: Risk analysis; uncertainty analysis; decision-making under uncertainty; energy and environmental systems; environmental policy

Visit Mort's website

 

Don Welch

Welch

Don Welch

  • Chief Information Security Officer at Penn State
  • Affiliate Faculty of Information Sciences and Technology
  • ICS Associate

Department: Office of Information Security

Office: 0029 Technology Support Building, University Park

Email: djw66@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-3684

Research Focuses: Information security; cybersecurity

Visit Don's website

 

Qing Yang

Yang

Qing Yang

  • Professor of Radiology, Bioengineering, Engineering Sciences and Neurosurgery
  • ICS Associate

Department: Radiology

Office: 500 University Drive, H066, Penn State Hershey

Email: qxy1@psu.edu

Phone: 717-531-5856

Research Focuses: High-field MRI; magnetic susceptibility effects on the static magnetic field; dielectric effects on the radio-frequency field; T2* contrast imaging

Visit Qing's website

 

Nicholas Zaorsky

Zaorsky

Nicholas Zaorsky

  • Radiation Oncologist
  • ICS Associate

Department: Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Office: 500 University Drive, CH63, Penn State Hershey Medical Center

Email: nzaorsky@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

Phone: 717-531-8024

Research Focuses: Cancers of the prostate, breast, lungs, brain, and gastrointestinal tract; metastasis; multidisciplinary care of cancer patients; radiation therapy; personalized medicines; medical education; global healthcare; lifestyle factors (e.g. diet, exercise); biomarkers; innovation

Visit Nicholas's website

 

Yu Zhang

Zhang

Yu Zhang

  • Associate Professor of Statistics
  • ICS Associate

Department: Statistics

Office: 514B Wartik Laboratory, University Park

Email: yuzhang@stat.psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-0780

Research Focuses: Computational biology; disease association; genetics

Visit Yu's website