Usman Roshan
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Director of Data Science
MS Data Science degree requirements (current, last updated 05/08/2018)
MS Data Science admission requirements
Director of Bioinformatics
Ph.D. Computer Science, The University of Texas at Austin, Advisor: Tandy Warnow

Office: GITC 4207
Mailing address: Department of Computer Science, NJIT, GITC 4400, University Heights, Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: 973-596-2872 (office)
Fax: 973-596-5777 (fax)

Best way to reach me: usman@njit.edu

Research
Bioinformatics: sequence alignment, evolutionary tree reconstruction, genome-wide association studies, disease risk prediction
Computer science: data science, machine learning, high performance computing (in applications)


Research projects: I'm looking for students with strong programming skills to work on the following projects. These projects involve large datasets, Python and C programming, parallel programming on CPUs and GPUs, and would lead to a Masters or PhD thesis. Publications

Software and benchmarks
Teaching
Current students
Previous students
Some students from the bioinformatics program
Visitors
  • Chen Hao, School of Computer Science and Technology, Xi'an University of Posts & Telecommunication (2017-2018)