CISA Members


Principal Investigator


Haibo He, Ph.D., P.E.,

Robert Haas Endowed Chair Professor

Director, Computational Intelligence and Self-Adaptive Systems (CISA) Laboratory

Department of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering

Pastore 126, 51 Lower College Road

University of Rhode Island

Kingston, RI 02881

Tel:   (401) 874-5844; Fax:  (401) 782-6422

Email: he@ele.uri.edu  


Current members


Post-doc



Dr. Chaoxu Mu

Ph.D.: Southeast University, China

 

Major research topics:

Adaptive control, optimization, smart grid.



Ph.D. Students



Jun Yan

 

B.S.: Zhejiang University, China

M.S.: University of Rhode Island, USA

 

Major research topics:

Cyber security, cyber-physical system, smart grid, data mining, computational intelligence.


Yufei Tang

 

B.S. & M.S.: Hohai University, China

Major research topics:
Smart grid, renewable energy system, power system control.


Christopher Korzeniowski

 

B.S. & M.S.: Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), USA

 

Major research topics:

Real-time embedded system design, FPGA design, hardware design for machine intelligence.



Xiangnan Zhong

B.S. & M.S.: Northeastern University, China

Major research topics:
Machine learning, reinforcement learning, stochastic optimization.


Bo Tang


B.S.: Central South University, China

M.S.: Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

 

Major research topics:

Big data, statistical signal processing, computer vision.


 Lu Dong (sponsored under CSC)


 B.S. & M.S.: Southeast University, China

 

Major research topics:

Adaptive dynamic programming, event-triggered control, non-linear system control.




Jing Wang


B.S. & M.S.: Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

 

Major research topics:

Deep learning, computational intelligence


Joshua Bacon


B.S. & M.S.: Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), USA

 

Major research topics:

Statistical signal processing.





CISA Alumni


Ph.D. students:

 

                Xiangnan Zhong, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of North Texas, Denton, TX.  (Homepage)


                Jun Yan, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering (CIISE), Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. (Homepage)

               

               Bo Tang, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY. (Now Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi)


                Yufei Tang, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical amd Computer Engineering, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL, USA. (Homepage)

               

                Zhen Ni, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science(EECS), South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD, USA. (Homepage)

 

                Sheng Cheng, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Assistant Vice President, Merrill Lynch Bank Of America, NY, USA.

 

                Yuan Cao, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Senior Software Engineer, MathWorks, Natick, MA, USA.

 

                Jin Xu, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Data Scientist, BehaviorMatrix, LLC, Blue Bell, PA, USA.

 

                Qiao Cai, Ph.D., employment after graduation: Software Engineer, Bityota, Mountain View, CA, USA

 

                Ryan Hyunjae Kim, Ph.D., (Major advisor: R. Chandramouli, Co-advisor: H. He and Y. Chen), employment after graduation: Research Scientist, New York University, NYC, USA.

 

Post-docs:

               

                Dr. Xiong Yang, employment: Tianjing University, China.


                Dr. Chaoxu Mu, employment: Tianjing University, China.

               

                Dr. Ding Wang, employment: Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.


                Dr. Quan Ding, employment: University of California, San Francisco, USA.



               
Dr. Jun Li, employment: Changchun University of Science and Technology, China. 


                Dr. Siyao Fu, employment: University of Massachusetts Boston, USA. 

 

Master students:

              

                Yang Bai, M.S., employment after graduation: Software Engineer, ChinaSoft International, Beijing, China.

               

                Bo Liu, M.S., employment after graduation: Ph.D. student at University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA.

 

                Jie Li, M.S., employment after graduation: Ph.D. student at Steven Institute of Technology, Hoboken, N, USAJ.

 

                Zhen Ni, M.S., employment after graduation: Ph.D. student at CISA lab at University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA.

 

                Jun Yan, M.S., employment after graduation: Ph.D. student at CISA lab at University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA.

 


The CISA lab also hosts a number of Visiting Scholars every year. For opportunities in joining the CISA lab as a visiting scholar, please contact Dr. Haibo He directly at he@ele.uri.edu with your complete CV. Thank you!