Faculty

Guy C. Hembroff

Associate Professor, School of Technology

Program Chair, Computer Network and System Administration

Director, Medical Informatics Graduate Program

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

Research Interests

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

Teaching Interests

  • Computer/network security
  • Medical/health informatics
  • Network engineering
  • Health care information systems security

Todd O. Arney

Lecturer, School of Technology

Faculty Advisor, Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP)

906-487-1085
toarney@mtu.edu
EERC 222

Research Interests

  • Wireless security
  • Mobile application development
  • Virtual computing

Teaching Interests

  • Linux administration
  • Ethics and technology
  • Microsoft administration
  • Mobile computing and wireless
  • Senior design

Yu Cai

Associate Professor, School of Technology

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

Chunming Gao

Assistant Professor, School of Technology

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

Research Interests

  • Big data security and privacy
  • Human-computer interaction in healthcare
  • Distributed computing
  • Undergraduate and graduate education

Teaching Interests

  • Database management and administration
  • HCI (human-computer interaction) research methods
  • Healthcare statistics, security and privacy
  • Advanced Unix and Linux administration
  • Programming languages
  • Data structures and algorithms

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

Danny L. Miller

Lecturer, School of Technology

906-487-2230
danny@mtu.edu
EERC 416

Research Interests

  • Computer and network security
  • Virtual computer servers and storage

Teaching Interests

  • Microsoft system administration
  • Unix system administration
  • Network administration
  • Storage area networking
  • Senior design

Jinshan Tang

Associate Professor, School of Technology

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