Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Current research areas include deep learning, active learning, reinforcement learning, statistical learning theory, adversarial learning, privacy-preserving learning, learning algorithms, convex and nonconvex optimization, computational social science, text-in-the-wild computer vision, computational symmetry, human perception of regularity, multisensor data fusion for smart health, urban scene analysis, multitarget tracking, sports analytics, crowd behavior analysis, semantic analysis of summaries and essays, educational applications of NLP, question answering in interactive applications, automated summarization and summarization evaluation, dialog system strategy, and discourse structure.

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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.

School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

The Pennsylvania State University

207 Electrical Engineering West

University Park, PA 16802


Department of Computer Science and Engineering


Department of Electrical Engineering