People

Supervising Faculty in Science

  • Azza Abouzied, Assistant Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: aa175@nyu.edu
    Education: BSc, MSc Dalhousie University; MPhil, PhD, Yale University

    Research Interests: designing intuitive data querying tools

  • Nizar Habash, Program Head of Computer Science; Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nizar.habash@nyu.edu
    Education: BS (Computer Engineering); BA (Linguistics and Languages) Old Dominion University; MS and PhD (Compu...

    Research Interests: machine translation, morphological analysis, syntactic analysis

  • Christina Pöpper, Assistant Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cp105@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: information and communication security

  • Talal Rahwan, Associate Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: talal.rahwan@nyu.edu
    Education: BEng University of Aleppo; PhD Southampton University

    Research Interests: Artificial Intelligence; Multi-Agent Systems; Cooperative Game Theory; Computational Social Science

  • Saurabh Ray, Associate Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sr194@nyu.edu
    Education: BTech Institute of Technology Guwahati; MCS, PhD Universität des Saarlandes

    Research Interests: Algorithms, computational geometry, artificial intelligence, machine learning

  • Yasir Zaki, Assistant Professor of Computer Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: yz48@nyu.edu
    Education: MSc University of Bremen; PhD University of Bremen

    Research Interests: communication networks, wireless networks, cellular communication, congestion control protocols


Supervising Faculty in Engineering

  • Hoda Al Khzaimi, Research Assistant Professor, Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ha59@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

    Research Interests: cryptology

  • Mohamad Eid, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mae8@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD University of Ottawa

    Research Interests: haptics, multi-modal human computer interaction, gaming, biofeedback technologies

  • Yi Fang, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: yf23@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Purdue University

    Research Interests: 3D Computer Vision, Multimedia Processing, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning

  • Sohmyung Ha, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sohmyung@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD in Bioengineering, UC San Diego

    Research Interests: Biomedical circuits and sensors for implantable and wearable applications

  • Michail Maniatakos, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mm6446@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, Yale University

    Research Interests: computer architecture, systems security

  • Mahmoud Rasras, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mr5098@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD Catholic University of Leuven

    Research Interests: photonic components for next-generation optical and microwave photonic networks

  • Ozgur Sinanoglu, Director, Center of Cyber Security; Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ozgursin@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD, The University of California San Diego

    Research Interests: design-for-test, design-for-security, design for trust for VLSI circuits

  • Anthony Tzes, Program Head of Electrical and Computer Engineering; Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: anthony.tzes@nyu.edu
    Education: PhD The Ohio State University

    Research Interests: unmanned aerial vehicles, surgical robots, mechatronics, control engineering

Current Students

Student Name Home Region Research Area Advisor
Ahmad Chatha USA Databases Azza Abouzied
Alberto Chierici
Italy Natural language processing Nizar Habash
Go Inoue Japan Natural language processing Nizar Habash
Tai Liu
China Networks Jay Chen
Muhammad Shujaat Mirza Pakistan Security Christina Pöpper
Nian Xue
China Security Christina Pöpper