Sinan Al-Saffar

Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science (MPC) 210

Degrees

Ph.D., Computer Engineering, University of New Mexico
M.S., Computer Science, Arizona State University

Dr. al-Saffar investigates methods of knowledge discovery from semantic data by applying scalable algorithms to complex graph models. Operating at the intersections of the semantic web and high-performance computing, his past assignments included senior scientist at the Pacific Northwest National Lab and software engineer at Oracle Corporation and Qualcomm Inc. He is presently working on a semantic web startup.