Our Faculty

Yu Cai

Associate Professor, School of Technology

Program Chair, Computer Network and System Administration

Affiliated Associate Professor, Computational Science and Engineering

906-487-1471
cai@mtu.edu
EERC 309

Research Interests

  • Green computing and sustainability
  • Network security

Teaching Interests

  • Advanced script programming
  • Advanced Unix administration
  • Advanced Windows administration
  • Directory services/green computing
  • Web server administration
  • Senior design

Christopher Dehlin, MD

Adjunct Professor, Medical Informatics

Chief Medical Information Officer/Family Medicine, UP Health System - Marquette, Michigan

Research Interests

  • Implementation/optimization of Electronic Medical Records (inpatient/outpatient)
  • Data reporting for quality improvement projects
  • Turning clinical/operational data into actionable information
  • Rule-based decision support in patient care applications
  • Attribution algorithm of patients to providers
  • Meaningful Use
  • Accountable Care Organizations and alternative methods to manage patients with chronic disease

Guy C. Hembroff

Associate Professor, School of Technology

Director, Medical Informatics Graduate Program

Affiliated Associate Professor, Data Science

906-487-3248
hembroff@mtu.edu
EERC 311

Research Interests

  • Cybersecurity
  • Biometric development
  • Health care information systems security
  • Human computer interaction
  • Intelligent medical devices

Teaching Interests

  • Cybersecurity
  • Medical/health informatics
  • Network engineering
  • Health care information systems security
Donald Peck

Donald Peck, PhD FACR, FAAPM

Professor of Practice

Senior Staff Physicist, Department of Radiology, Henry Ford Health System

906-487-1657
donaldp@mtu.edu
EERC 312

Research Interests

  • Analytics
  • Medical Imaging Methods
  • Image Processing
  • Radiomics

Teaching Interests

  • Medical Imaging Physics
  • Imaging Informatics

Robert W. Maatta

Professor of Practice, School of Technology

906-487-2529
rwmaatta@mtu.edu
EERC 409

Research Interests

  • Medical informatics
  • Business process modeling
  • Service oriented architectures (SOA)
  • Application development frameworks
  • Active learning
  • Electronic business

Teaching Interests

  • Medical informatics
  • Business information systems application development
  • Computer programming languages
  • Web programming
  • Enterprise program

Jinshan Tang

Associate Professor, School of Technology

Affiliated Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Affiliated Associate Professor, Computational Science & Engineering, and Data Science

906-487-3386 (Office); 906-487-1723 (Lab)
jinshant@mtu.edu
EERC 223

Research Interests

  • Image processing and pattern recognition
  • Biomedical imaging and medical image analysis
  • Medical informatics and intelligent medical diagnosis system

Teaching Interests

  • Computer networking
  • Advanced programming
  • Medical information system
  • Medical image analysis

Xinli Wang

Associate Professor, School of Technology

906-487-1873
xinlwang@mtu.edu
EERC 310

Research Interests

  • Distributed systems
  • IT education
  • Climate change

Teaching Interests

  • Programming language
  • System administration
  • Computer and network security

Cameron Williams

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology

Adjunct Instructor, Medical Informatics

Teaching Interests

  • Physical Therapy
  • Clinical Orthopedics
  • Human Pathophysiology
  • Medical Science