Dr. Haibing Lu is chair and associate professor in the Department of Information Systems & Analytics. He joined Santa Clara University in fall 2011, right after receiving his Ph.D. in Management (Information Technology) from Rutgers University. He earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees both in mathematics from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, in 1998 and 2002 respectively.
He is a frequent recipient of the SCU Leavey Business School’s Extraordinary Research, Teaching and Service Awards.
He has expertise in information privacy & security, artificial intelligence, and big data analytics. He is particularly interested in applying state-of-art technologies to real-world problems, e.g. private keyword search in cloud computing, reinforcement learning for sales representative engagements, dynamic pricing for smart energy, privacy-preserving textual data analytics, machine learning fairness, and extreme fast charging placement.
He has published over 50 well-cited technical papers in leading journals, such as INFORMS Journal on Computing, ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems, IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, and premium computer science conferences, including KDD, S&P, ICDM, and ICDE.
His research has been supported by many companies and organizations, including GEIRI North America, Ultimate Software, AKTANA, and Markkula Center.
His research has been reported by the United Nations, Forbes, and WIRED Magazine.