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College of Engineering and Computing

Faculty and Staff

Jijun Tang

Title: Professor, Associate Infrastructure Director (HPC), Computer Science & Engineering
College of Engineering and Computing
Phone: 803-777-8923
Fax: 803-777-3767
Office: Room 2237, Storey Innovation Center
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  • Ph. D., University of New Mexico (2004)
  • M. S., University of New Mexico (2002)
  • M. S., Tianjin University, China (1996)
  • B. S., Tianjin University, China (1993)


Professor Tang's research interests include computational biology and bioinformatics, machine learning and big data analysis, algorithm development and high performance computing, as well as computer gaming and scientific simulation. Dr. Tang has published more than 120 papers in peer-reviewed conferences and journals and has been supported by grant from NSF, NIH, NEH and Naval Office of Research. In the past years, he has graduated 14 Ph.D. students, most are now in world-class companies and four are in tenured or tenure track position in research universities.

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