Dr. Cihan Varol

Associate Professor

Department of Computer Science

Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, TX, 77341

Phone: 1-936-294-3930

Fax: 1-936-294-4312

Email: cvarol@shsu.edu

About Me!

I am an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Sam Houston State University. I received my B.S. degree from Firat University in Turkey, M.S. from West Virginia University, and Ph.D. from University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Curriculum Vitae

Recent News!

The "In-Depth Analysis of Computer Memory Acquisition Software for Forensic Purposes" was published at Journal of Forensic Sciences.

The "Hybrid Matching Algorithm for Personal Names" was published at ACM Journal of Data and Information Quality.

The "Detecting near-duplicate text documents with a hybrid approach" was published at Journal of Information Science.

Recently gave a talk about "VoIP and Digital Forensics" at:
  • Kahramanmaras Court House, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
  • Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
Recently was a panelist at DBKDA for discussing"Can we Analyze all the Big Data we Collect?"
2 + 2 Dual Program between SHSU and Firat University will be graduating their first cohort this Spring 2017. Congratulations!

Teaching & Office Hours (Spring '17)

DFSC 5317 - Online

DFSC 5336 - Online

Office Hours: W 9:00 - 14:00

Research Interests

  • Information Quality
  • Information Security
  • Digital Forensics
  • Software Metrics
  • QoS in Business Process