Associate Professor

Director of GUANS Lab

Department of Computer Science, Kent State University, Kent, OH
Kent State University
Kent, OH

Office: MSB 208
Lab: MSB160
Email: qguan at or qguan at

Dr. Qiang Guan is an associate professor in Department of Computer Science at Kent State University, Kent, Ohio . Dr. Qiang Guan is the director of GUANS Lab . He is also a guest scientist of Los Alamos National Laboratory. He was a scientist in Data Science at Scale Team, at Los Alamos National Laboratory. He was mentored by Dr. Nathan DeBardeleben, Sean Blanchard and Dr. James Ahrens. He was the technical lead of BEE (Build and Execution Environment) project at Los Alamos National Laboratory. He obtained the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, in 2014 (Ph.D. advisor : Dr. Song Fu . ). He received the M.S. degree in Information Engineering from Myongji University, Seoul, South Korea , in 2008 and B.S. degree in Communication Engineering from Northeastern University, Shenyang, China, in 2005. Dr. Guan received the NSF Early Career Award in 2023.

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