Research Areas

ILS is a multi-disciplinary organization conducting advanced research and Ph.D. level graduate education in various aspects of computational informatics.

ILS Research areas, including but not limited to:

  • Computational linguistics and sociolinguistics
  • Computational social science, behavior modeling, social media, and serious games
  • Information representation, retrieval, summarization, linking and fusion
  • Human-computer interaction, question-answering and spoken dialogue
  • Computational logic, automated deduction and logic programming
  • Multilingual and translingual information processing
  • Information assurance and security, protocol verification, intrusion detection
  • Information quality and reliability
  • User studies and usability testing
  • Computational systems for business, intelligence, and forensics
  • Computer applications for national security and homeland defense