John Korah

Assistant Professor

John Korah is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Computer Science at Cal Poly Pomona.


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science - Virginia Tech
  • M.S. in Electrical Engg - Virginia Tech

Research Areas

Parallel & distributed algorithm design, high performance computing, large and dynamic network analysis, computational social systems, cybersecurity parallel/distributed information retrieval, modeling & simulation

Research Topics

  • High Performance Computing: Large and dynamic social network analysis using anytime anywhere algorithms
  • Health Policy Modeling: Modeling complex human descision making in cross-border disease spread and information desimination of health care guidelines
  • Big Data Analytics: Parallel/Distributed processing frameworks for time and resource bound information retrieval applications in large and dynamic search spaces
  • Cyber Security: Insider threat modeling in cyber systems utilizing computational behavioral modeling and machine learning techniques for threat detection
  • Computational Social Systems: Modeling complex real world scenarios such as political instability, and social resilience
  • Performance Modeling & Analysis: Network load and performance modeling in network centric systems

Department of Computer Science
Cal Poly Pomona Building 8
3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768