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Dr. Shan Suthaharan

Photo of Dr. Shan Suthaharan. Dr. Shan Suthaharan (Computer Science) has published a textbook, “Machine Learning Models and Algorithms for Big Data Classification,” which has been downloaded more than 22,000 and received a STAR rating by ACM, the major computing professional society. The book presents machine learning models and algorithms to address big data classification problems. It teaches readers about the field of big data and machine learning, and the book is well suited for both undergraduate and graduate students, in addition to new researchers and developers. The book can be accessed at: http://www.springer.com/us/book/9781489976406. Suthaharan serves as the Director of Undergraduate Studies in UNCG’s Department of Computer Science, and he has authored or co-authored more than 75 computer science research essays published in international journals. He also invented a key management and encryption technology, patented in Australia, Japan and Singapore.