Data and Software Systems

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Research Projects

Research Labs

Brain Computation Laboratory

Primary Contacts: Sergiu Dascalu and Fred Harris
Major Focus: Brain simulations and robotic control
Website: Brain Computation Lab

Cyber Infrastructure Lab (CIL)

Primary Contacts: Sergiu Dascalu and Fred Harris
Major Focus: Creation of new computing environments and methodologies that enable and accelerate scientific research and discovery, system and software architectures, techniques and tools for multi-disciplinary data-intensive projects, parallel computing, high-speed secure communication networks, data visualization, human-computer interaction for research activities, and advanced data acquisition, processing, and management.
Website: Cyber Infrastructure LabHigh Performance and Data Intensive Computing (HPDIC) lab

High Performance and Data Intensive Computing (HPDIC) lab

Primary Contact: Dongfang Zhao
Major Focus: We are committed to conducting high-impact research in Data Management Systems, Distributed Systems, and Parallel Computing. The lab comprises an international team of enthusiastic and experienced researchers, keeping strong collaborations with other universities, national labs, and industry partners. Currently, the lab is leading various projects in Cloud Computing, Edge Computing, and Blockchain Systems, whose results are published in prestigious journals and conferences.
Website: High Performance and Data Intensive Computing (HPDIC) lab

High Performance Computation and Visualization Lab

Primary Contact: Fred Harris
Major Focus: Parallel and distributed computation, graphics, scientific visualization, and virtual reality applications.
Website: High Performance Computation and Visualization Lab Website

Intelligent Data and Systems Lab (IDS Lab)

Primary Contact: Feng Yan
Major Focus: Big Data and Systems, with a specific focus on using data and system techniques to help improve the performance, efficiency, reliability, and security of domain applications. Current key research areas include Deep Learning/Machine Learning, Cloud Computing, High Performance Computing, Storage, and the cross-disciplinary topics among them and others. We closely collaborate with industry partners to solve important yet challenging problems to generate real-world impact.
Website: Intelligent Data and Systems Lab

University of Nevada Virtual Reality Lab (UNVR Lab)

Primary Contact: Eelke Folmer 
Major Focus: Virtual Reality, with a specific focus on developing and evaluating cost-effective intuitive methods (walking-in-place, teleportation) for virtual locomotion that offer a high presence while minimizing or reducing VR sickness. 
Website: UNVR lab

Software Engineering Laboratory (SOELA)

Primary Contact: Sergiu Dascalu
Major Focus: Requirements specification, software architectures, software systems, user interface design, software frameworks and environments, tools for scientific and interdisciplinary research, model and data interoperability, simulation environments, software usability, project management.
Website: Software Engineering Lab Website


Faculty in this area

Engin Arslan

Engin Arslan

Assistant Professor

earslan@unr.edu

(775) 784-6917 | SEM 238

Sergiu Dascalu

Sergiu Dascalu

Professor

dascalus@cse.unr.edu

(775) 784-4613 | SEM 236

Eelke Folmer

Eelke Folmer

Professor and Chair

efolmer@unr.edu

(775) 784-7592 | SEM 241

Fred Harris

Fred Harris, Jr.

Professor

fred.harris@cse.unr.edu

(775) 784-6571 | SEM 240A

Tin Nguyen

Tin Nguyen

Assistant Professor

tinn@unr.edu

(775) 784-6619 | SEM 230

Feng Yan

Feng Yan

Assistant Professor

fyan@unr.edu

(775) 784-6448 | SEM 233

Lei Yang

Lei Yang

Assistant Professor

leiy@unr.edu

(775) 682-6872 | SEM 212

Dongfang Zhao

Dongfang Zhao

Assistant Professor

dzhao@unr.edu

(775) 784-1410 | SEM 206