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Associate Professor in Computer Science

Richard Han is an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science. He has received an NSF CAREER Award, an IBM Faculty Award, a best paper award at ACM MobiSys, and the Frank Moyes Award for catalyzing entrepreneurship at CU. His research interests include communication networks, operating systems, context-aware mobile computing, wireless sensor networks, cybersafety and cyberphysical systems, including drones. He has served as general co-chair of ACM MobiSys, as an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, and on the TPCs of the ACM MobiSys and SenSys conferences. He was a co-founder and served on the steering committee of both the ACM Workshop on Mobile Cloud Computing and Services, affiliated with MobiSys, and the ACM Workshop on Computational Methods for CyberSafety, affiliated with the CIKM conference. He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a PhD in electrical engineering, and from Stanford University with a BS with distinction in electrical engineering, as a member of Phi Beta Kappa. His research has received more than  8,000 citations.