Meet the Visionaries: Principal Investigators

Our Principal Investigators are the driving force behind the Center for Applied Mathematics & Bioinformatics. These distinguished individuals lead our groundbreaking research efforts, bringing innovation and expertise to the forefront of mathematics and bioinformatics. With a wealth of knowledge and a passion for discovery, they spearhead our mission to push the boundaries of these dynamic fields. Get to know the brilliant minds shaping the future of applied mathematics and bioinformatics.

Ali Ansari
Professor of Applied Mathematics
PhD in Numerical Analysis & Computational Science 2001 (University of Limerick, Ireland)

Bashar Ibrahim
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Professor of Systems Biology
PhD in Bioinformatics, 2008 (Jena University, Germany)

Danish Ahmed
Associate Professor of Mathematics
PhD in Mathematics 2015 (University of Leicester, United Kingdom)

Fadi Deeb
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
PhD in Computer Science, 2018 (University of Kent, UK)

Fawaz Y. Azizieh
Professor of Biology
PhD in Biological Sciences, 2003 (University of Warwick, United Kingdom)

Harun Kurkcu
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
PhD in Industrial & Applied Mathematics, 2008 (Univ. of Minnesota Minneapolis, USA)

Kamaludin Dingle
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Coordinator - Mathematics and Natural Sciences
PhD in Mathematical Biology, 2014 (Oxford University, UK)

Mahmoud Elish
Head of Computer Science Department, Professor
PhD in Computer Science, 2005 (George Mason University, USA)

Mohamed Musa
Assistant Professor of Physics
PhD in Physics, 2006 (University of British Columbia, Canada)

Mohamed Omran
Professor of Computer Science
PhD in Computer Science, 2005 (University of Pretoria, South Africa)

Naveed Ahmed
Associate Professor of Mathematics (Chair)
Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from OVGU Magdeburg, Germany

Rawan Eid
Assistant Professor
PhD in Biology, 2017 (Queen's University, Canada)

Taher M. Ali
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
PhD in Computer Science (University of Malaya, Malaysia)

Wassim Daher
Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics
PhD in Applied Mathematics, 2005 (University of Paris I, Pantheon-Sorbonne, France)