Leadership

Professor Patrick Mantey

Professor Patrick E. Mantey holds the Jack Baskin Chair in Computer Engineering and is the founding Dean of the Jack Baskin School of Engineering. He is now the director of iNIST, the...

Professor Nina Amenta

Amenta is a professor and vice chair of Computer Science at UC Davis and is part of the Visualization and Graphics Research Group. She works in computational geometry, using discrete geometry...

Professor Joshua Viers

Joshua Viers joined the CITRIS leadership as the director at UC Merced in August 2013. Prior to this, Dr. Viers has been serving in a research capacity at UC Davis for 10 years since receiving...

Professor German Gavilan

Professor German Gavilan is the Chief Scientist at CITRIS Merced and also serves the assistant dean in the School of Engineering. At UC Merced, he manages undergraduate academic programs,...

Dr. Jay J. Han

Jay J. Han, MD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the...

Professor Brad Smith

Brad Smith is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the University of California, Santa Cruz. His research interests are in distributed systems and computer communications. His...

Dr. David Lindeman

David Lindeman joined CITRIS in 2013. In addition to his role as Director of Health Care at CITRIS, he also serves as the Director of the Center for Technology and Aging (CTA) and Co-Director of...

Dr. Carl Blumstein

Carl, who is also the Director of the California Institute for Energy and Environment (CIEE), has explored the state's and nation's energy challenges inside and out, and he has worked to...

Professor David Culler

He received his B.A. from UC Berkeley, in 1980, and a M.S. and Ph.D. from MIT, in 1985 and 1989 respectively. He joined the EECS faculty in 1989 and is the founding Director of Intel Research, UC...

Professor Steven Glaser

Prof. Steven Glaser has been a member of the faculty at the Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California since Dec. 1996, a faculty scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley...

Professor Kenneth Goldberg

Goldberg is Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, with an appointment in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He received his PhD in Computer Science from CMU in...

Professor Warren Sack

Warren Sack is a software designer and media theorist whose work explores theories and designs for online public space and public discussion.

Patrick Scaglia

Patrick Scaglia is a Consultant and Technology Advisor to startup ventures. Patrick was a Hewlett Packard Executive for 12 years, 7 as CTO, most recently as VP & CTO HP Cloud Services and...

Professor Eric Paulos

Eric Paulos works at the interface between computing and the humanities, with research research and creative activities encompassing both human-computer interactions and New Media arts. He is...

Professor Bjorn Hartmann

Björn Hartmann is an Assistant Professor in EECS. He received a BA in Communication, BSE in Digital Media Design, and MSE in Computer and Information Science from the University of Pennsylvania...

Dr. Bill Flounders

Bill Flounders was born in Deleware County, PA. He received the B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from The Johns Hopkins University in 1985 and the Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the...

Professor James Holston

My current research examines the worldwide insurgence of democratic citizenships in the context of global urbanization. Three considerations frame this work: those of theme, method, and...

Professor Tarek Zohdi

Research Interests: I. Finite Element methods II. Micro-structural/macro-property inverse problems involving optimization and design of new materials III. Modeling and...

Steven DeMello

Steven DeMello has over 30 years of experience in research, hospital operations, strategic planning, systems management and consulting. He is currently the Director of Health Care at CITRIS...

Jennifer Granholm

Jennifer Granholm served as Michigan’s 47th governor from 2003 to 2011. As Governor, Granholm led the state through a brutal economic downturn that resulted from a meltdown in the...

Karen Stierwalt

As the CITRIS Financial Analyst, Karen assists the institute by providing financial services and analysis for the four campus institute (UCB, UCD, UCM and UCSC). Activities include conducting...

Julie Sammons

As Director of Communications and Outreach, Julie Sammons creates and executes a strategic communications plan for CITRIS; strengthens relationships with local, national and international media;...

Therese Peffer

Therese Peffer, works on Demand Response, Smart Grid and Building-to-Grid research projects based at CITRIS and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Her current focus, energy consumption...

Professor Ruzena Bajcsy

For pioneering researcher Ruzena Bajcsy, fostering cutting-edge technology to improve people’s lives is a noble challenge. Dr. Bajcsy took the helm at CITRIS in November 2001, after...

Tod Stoltz

Tod Stoltz is responsible for building strategic partnerships with industry and international organizations that help to fulfill the Health Systems mission. Prior to that, he worked for the...

Dr. David Lindeman

David Lindeman joined CITRIS in 2013. In addition to his role as Co-Director of Health Care here, he also serves as the director of the Center for Technology and Aging, which was developed with...

Professor Björn Hartmann

Björn Hartmann is the co-director of two research units: the Berkeley Institute of Design and the Swarm Lab; and a member of the Visual Computing Lab. He co-initiated the Course Thread in...

Dr. Ronald David Glass

Ron Glass is an Associate Professor of Philosophy of Education at UC Santa Cruz, and PI/Director of the U.C. Center for Collaborative Research for an Equitable California (...

Professor E. Daniel Hirleman

E. Daniel Hirleman is Professor and Dean of the School of Engineering at the University of California, Merced. He received the B.S.M.E with Highest Distinction in 1972, the M.S.M.E. in 1974, and...

Edmund Seto

Research Interests Mathematical Modeling Environmental Change and Emerging Infectious Disease Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing Spatial...

Dr. Jean Paul Jacob

During his 42-year career at IBM, Dr. Jean Paul Jacob's research interests have covered software engineering, artificial intelligence, multimedia, personal digital assistants and decision-support...

Takahide Inoue

Takahide Inoue is long time advocate of U.C. Berkeley School of Engineering and has been Special Advisor to CITRIS since its foundation in 2001. He is also Founder and Principal of BA...

Professor Paul Wright

Paul K. Wright is the Director of CITRIS and the Banatao Institute @ CITRIS Berkeley -- the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society. It serves four UC campuses and...