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Mahfuza Farooque

Associate Teaching Professor
Director of the Master of Engineering Degree Program


  • School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Computer Science and Engineering

W307 Westgate Building


Research Areas:

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence; Programming Languages and Compilers; Security and Privacy




  • BS, Computer Science, Premier University, 2006
  • MS, Computer Sience, Technical University Madrid(UPM), 2009
  • MS, Computational Logic, Technical University of Dresden(TUD), 2010
  • Ph D, Computer Science, École Polytechnique, 2013



  • Mahfuza Farooque, 2020, Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science, Great River Learning, United States

Conference Proceedings

  • Mahfuza Farooque, Stéphane Graham-Lengrand and Assia Mahboubi, 2013, "A bisimulation between DPLL(T) and a proof-search strategy for the focused sequent calculus", Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

Research Projects

Honors and Awards


Service to Penn State:

  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Co-Advisor, Bangladesh Student Association, PSU, 2019
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Advisor, Advisor, Mohona-Bangladesh Cultural Club, January 2019
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Peer Reviewer, Reviewer, College of Engineering Research Symposium(CERS), March 2017 - April 2018
  • Academic Leadership and Support Work, Advisor, Director of Master of Engineering in Computer Science and Engineering., January 2017

Service to External Organizations:




The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science was created in the spring of 2015 to allow greater access to courses offered by both departments for undergraduate and graduate students in exciting collaborative research fields.

We offer B.S. degrees in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering and data science and graduate degrees (master's degrees and Ph.D.'s) in electrical engineering and computer science and engineering. EECS focuses on the convergence of technologies and disciplines to meet today’s industrial demands.

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