Huzefa Rangwala is a member of the Bioengineering Initiative at the Volgenau School of Engineering. His research interests include data mining and inter-disciplinary applications in the areas of learning sciences, bioinformatics and bioengineering. He emphasizes the development of novel algorithms, and engineering of effective solutions for bioengineering problems. Rangwala’s research has resulted in the development of useful and efficient software tools that aid biologists to make key discoveries in genome analysis and cyber-physical sciences for prosthetics. In tandem, some of these developments have advanced the field of computer science.