Saeed Abdullah

Saeed Abdullah
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, Information Sciences & Technology
(814)865-8173

Abdullah's human-centric research spans the domains of ubiquitous computing, data science, and pervasive health technologies. He is particularly interested in developing novel assessment and intervention methods to support health and well-being. He is also exploring data-driven tools for long-term user engagement and adherence, which is crucial for the success of mHealth systems.

In recent years, he has designed, developed, and deployed ubiquitous and data-driven systems across a diverse set of domains: sleep, cognitive performance, creativity, and serious mental illnesses such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. 

Education: 
Ph.D., Cornell University, Information Science, 2017
M.S., Cornell University, Information Science, 2014
M.S., University of Vermont, Computer Science, 2011
B.S., Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Computer Science & Engineering, 2007
Research Interests: 
Pervasive health technologies, mHealth (use of mobile/wireless technology in medical care), ubiquitous computing, mental health, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, sleep, circadian rhythms