Dr. Yelena Yesha

University of Maryland Baltimore County


Dr. Yelena Yesha is Exceptional Research Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. Her research areas include digital libraries, electronic commerce, distributed databases, distributed systems, information systems, and performance modeling. Dr. Yesha has authored and edited five books and over 150 journal and conference publications. In recognition of her contributions to research, Dr. Yesha is a recipient of numerous awards, including the 1993 ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management award for outstanding leadership in the area.