Mitsunori Ogihara, PhD



Phone: 305.284.2268
Office: Ungar Building, Room 310J

Professor | Department of Computer Science
Program Director | Big Data Analytics & Data Mining


Dr. Mitsunori Ogihara joined the University of Miami in 2007 as Professor in the Department of Computer Science and as Program Director of the Big Data Analytics & Data Mining Program within the Center for Computational Science. More recently, he served as Associate Dean for Digital Library Innovation in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Dr. Ogihara obtained his PhD in Information Sciences from the Tokyo Institute of Technology in 1993. From 1994 to 2007, Dr. Ogihara was a Computer Science faculty member at the University of Rochester, where he was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in 1998, and to full Professor in 2002. He also served as Chair of for the Department from 1999 to 2007.

His research interests are in data mining, information retrieval, network traffic data analysis, program behavior analysis, molecular computation, and music information retrieval. Dr. Ogihara is the author of three books:  The Complexity Theory Companion, Music Data Mining, and Fundamentals of Java Programming, and the author of more than 200 research papers. He is currently serving as Editor-in-Chief for the Theory of Computing Systems Journal (Springer), and is on the editorial board for the International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science (World Scientific).

Music Data Mining book cover The Complexity Theory Companion book cover Fundamentals of Java Programming by Mitsunori Ogihara book cover


Editorial Responsibilities

  1. International Journal of Foundations of Computer Science (2006-present )
  2. Theory of Computing Systems Journal (2002-present)
  3. Open Computer Science Journal (was Central European Journal of Computer Science)
  4. Journal of Computing and Information (1995-present)


Synergistic Activities

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