Nwosu, Kingsley

Title: Assistant Professor

Department: Dept. of Computer Science and Information Systems

Phone: 757-249-0390

Email: kingsley.nwosu@saintleo.edu

Education:

  • Ph.D., Computer Science. Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, [December, 1993]
  • M.S, Computer Science. The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma. [May, 1987]
  • B.S, Computer Science. The University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana. [December, 1984]

Biography:

Dr. Kingsley Nwosu holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Syracuse University, New York, and has over 23 years of extensive background in Advanced Software Engineering and Information Technology from holding Senior Technology Research and Development positions with IBM, AT&T Bell Labs, and Lucent Bell Labs; and has started and managed 2 IT companies. He has been a full-time Lecturer at Ocean County College, New Jersey; an Adjunct Professor at Rutgers Univ., Newark; and a Visiting Professor at Montclair State University, New Jersey. Dr. Nwosu is a member of ACM and IEEE and has served as Program Member and Chairman for over 20 IEEE and ACM International Conferences/Workshops/Symposia; published over 30 technical papers in the areas of Multimedia Systems, Object-Oriented Systems, Software Engineering, Databases, Video-On-Demand, Distributed Computing Systems, Data Storage and Retrieval; authored two books on Multimedia Database systems; and have filed and received patents in the areas of Biometrics Identification, Verification, and Authentication. Dr. Nwosu has been listed in the 2000-2001 edition of Who's Who in Science and Engineering; the 1998 Edition of Who's Who in America; and the 1998 Edition of Who's Who in the World.

Community Affiliation:

  • Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
  • Member, Computer Society
  • Member, Biometrics Council
  • Member, Technical Committee on Distributed Processing
  • Member, Technical Committee on Multimedia Computing
  • Member, Academy of Science and Engineering (ASE)
  • Member, Agile Alliance
  • Member, Cloud Computing Association (CCA)
  • Member, The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)
  • Member, Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP)

Teaching & Professional Interests:

  • Object-Oriented Analysis, Design, and Implementation;
  • Biometric Verification/Recognition Systems;
  • Big Data/ Multimedia Database Systems;
  • Cloud Computing;
  • Mobile Computing & Applications;
  • Software Engineering;
  • Cyber Security

Honors & Awards:

  • IBM Team Leadership Award, 1991
  • IBM Doctoral Resident Study Fellowship, 1992
  • IBM Publication Awards, 1993 and 1994
  • Who’s Who in the World, 15th Edition, 1998
  • Who’s Who in America, 52nd Edition, 1998
  • Who’s Who in Eastern United States, 26th Edition, 1997/1998
  • Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, 5th Edition, 2000/2001
  • Lucent PRC Access Achievement Award, June 1996 (for HFC-2000 project)

Publications:

[1] Kingsley C. Nwosu. Ubiquitous Consumer-Centric System to Combating Product Counterfeiting and Boosting Entrepreneurship in Developing Economies. Journal for the Advancement of Developing Economies (JADE), Volume 3, Issue 1, August 2014, Pages 56-67.

[2] Okey Igbonagwam, Kingsley Nwosu. Human Kidnapping for Ransom the Probability for Cyber Kidnapping. 2014 Society for Business Research (SBR) Conference, Nashville, TN, Oct. 23-25, 2014.

[3] Kingsley C. Nwosu, Robert Seacord. Life Cycle Activity Areas for Component-Based Software Engineering Processes. Proc. of Technology of Object-Oriented Languages and Systems (TOOLS), pp. 537-541, August 1-5, 1999, Santa Barbara, CA. (Copyright: IEEE Computer Society Press).

[4] Kingsley C. Nwosu, Robert Seacord. Workshop on Component-Based Software Engineering Processes. Proc. of Technology of Object-Oriented Languages and Systems (TOOLS), pp. 532-546, August 1-5, 1999, Santa Barbara, CA. (Copyright: IEEE Computer Society Press).

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