Osman Yağan


Osman Yağan
Research Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering & CyLab & IDeaS
Software and Societal Systems Department, School of Computer Science (Affiliate Faculty)
Carnegie Mellon University

email: oyagan@ece.cmu.edu
office: HH A302
phone: 412-268-3976
web: http://www.ece.cmu.edu/~oyagan

Research Interests

  • Network Science

    • Contagion processes (e.g., information/influence propagation, epidemic spread) in multi-layer and multiplex networks

    • Detection and mitigation of spread of misinformation

    • Social network modeling

  • Machine Learning and Data Science

    • Multi-armed Bandits

    • Active Distribution Estimation and Testing

    • Privacy-preserving learning algorithms

  • Cyber-Physical Systems, Internet of Things, and Ad-hoc Networks

    • Robustness and optimal design of interdependent cyber-physical systems

    • Applications of random graphs and stochastic geometry

    • Cybersecurity

    • Low-power wireless communications