Department Chair: Dr. Mamoun Samaha

Core Courses: 

  1. CSC 501 Discrete Structures

  2. CSC 620 Programming Language Theory

  3. CSC 680 Advanced Computer Algorithms

BIO: Born in Palestine, lived in Jordan, worked in Dubai, and now resides and works in San Jose, CA; Mamoun Abu-Samaha has extensive industrial experience. He worked for Hewlett Packard as an architect and technology strategist in corporate IT, a software architect, and then a wireless and mobility chief technology officer. Later, he worked for Motorola Mobility as their enterprise CTO. Currently, he is co-founder, CEO, and chief strategy officer for MobiWee Inc. Abu-Samaha’s areas of interest include mobile platforms and services, applications, Android, iOS, IoT, embedded systems, cybersecurity, and ethical hacking, blockchain, enterprise architecture, game design, unity, artificial intelligence, machine learning, GAN, and virtual and augmented reality.