Jacob Hauenstein, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Computer Science


5000 Technology Drive NW
Olin B. King Technology Hall
Room N352
Huntsville, AL 35899
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Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D. Computer Science, The University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • M.S. Computer Science, The University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • B.S Computer Science, The University of Alabama in Huntsville


  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Pattern Recognition
  • High Performance Computing
  • Parallel Processing
  • GPGU
  • Computer Graphics
  • Information Visualization
  • Scientific Visualization
  • Rendering

Recent Publications

  • J. D. Hauenstein and T. S. Newman, “Descriptions and evaluations of methods for determining surface curvature in volumetric data,” Computers & Graphics, vol. 86, pp. 52–70, Feb. 2020.DOI:10.1016/j.cag.2019.11.003.

  • “Exhibition and evaluation of two schemes for determining hypersurface curvature in volumetric data,” Journal of WSCG, vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 121–129, May 2019.DOI:10.24132/JWSCG.2019.27.2.5.

  • “Curvature determination in range images: New methods and comparison study,” Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol. 78, no. 7, pp. 9247–9273, Apr. 2019.DOI:10.1007/s11042-018-6363-0.

  • J. D. Hauenstein, R. Tinaztepe, and R. S. Aygun, “‘you can run, but you cannot hide’: Tracking objects that leave the field-of-view,” International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 11–31, 2012.DOI:10.1142/S0219622012500010.