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Molinaroli College of Engineering and Computing

Faculty and Staff

Michael N. Huhns

Title: NCR Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Computer Science and Engineering
Molinaroli College of Engineering and Computing
Phone: 803-777-5921
Office: Room 2261, Storey Innovation Center


  •  Ph.D., (Electrical Engineering), University of Southern California (1975)
  • M.S., (Electrical Engineering) University of Southern California (1971)
  • BSE, (Electrical Engineering) University of Michigan (1969) 


Professor Huhns' research interests are in the areas of multiagent systems, service-oriented computing, enterprise integration, and ontology-based distributed information systems. In these areas he is the author of over 250 technical papers and eleven books, including his recent book Service-Oriented Computing: Semantics, Processes, Agents. He holds one patent for the architecture of a distributed computer system. He has conducted research funded by NSF, DARPA, NIST, IARPA, DOE, EPA, USDA, and NASA, as well as numerous industrial organizations. He serves on the editorial boards for 12 journals, is a Senior Member of the ACM, a Fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, and a Fellow of the IEEE. 


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