Dr. Ramprasad Balasubramanian is currently a Professor of Computer and Information Science and Associate Dean of the College of Engineering. He specializes in sparse- and large- data visualization methods, decision support systems, pattern recognition, human-computer interaction, autonomous systems, mobile robotics, multi-vehicle autonomy and program assessment. He has worked on several externally funded projects focusing on integration of wireless sensors into decision-making systems, sensor processing, sensor fusion and autonomous underwater vehicles. He is a member of IEEE, IEEE Computer Society and ACM. His research work has been extensively funded, primarily by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) and the US Department of Transportation (USDoT).