Les Gasser

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PhD, Information and Computer Science, University of California, Irvine

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(217) 265-5021
gasser [at] illinois.edu

Office Hours

By appointment

Research Focus

Social informatics; collective, distributed, and self-organizing information systems; conceptual  foundations of information; extreme-scale distributed simulation; origins and use of information in biological systems.

Other Professional Appointments

Professor, Computer Science
Faculty Affiliate, Computational Science and Engineering Program
Faculty Affiliate, Institute for Software Research, U.C. Irvine
Faculty Fellow, National Center for Supercomputing Applications
Faculty Affiliate, Beckman Institute


Bioinformatics Probs & Res (IS530I)

Completed Research Projects

Related Topics

Design and Evaluation of Information Systems and Services, Foundations of Information, Health and Bioinformatics, Social Informatics, information theory, information dynamics, language evolution, social informatics, social analysis, biosystems informatics, information evolution, biological and health informatics