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Mahfuza Farooque

Assistant Teaching Professor


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


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, Advisor, Bangladesh Student Association at Penn State, January 2019
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Advisor, Advisor, Mohona-Bangladesh Cultural Club, 2019
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Peer Reviewer, Reviewer, College of Engineering Research Symposium(CERS), March 2018 - April 2018
  • Administrative Support Work, Advisor, Advising, 2017
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Peer Reviewer, March 2017 - April 2017
  • Participation in Recruitment and Retention Activities, Judge, February 2017 - February 2017
  • Administrative Support Work, Advisor, MEng Advisor, January 2017

Service to External Organizations:




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