Najafi, Hossein

Hossein Najafi

Department Chair - Computer Science and Information Systems, Professor - College of Business and Economics

Computer Science and Information Systems
Office: 212c South Hall
Phone: 715-425-3335



Ph.D.  University of Minnesota,  Minneapolis, MN,  Electrical Engineering,  1991

M.S.  University of Minnesota,  Minneapolis, MN,  Electrical Engineering,  1987

B.S.  University of Minnesota,  Minneapolis, MN,  Electrical Engineering,  1984

Courses Taught:

Artificial Intelligence

Computer Organization and Assembly Language

Database Management Systems

Introduction to Computer Networks

Programming I

Programming II

Web Development I

Research Interests:

Neural Networks

Expert Systems and Fuzzy Logic and their Application to Real World Problems such as Data Modeling, Data Mining, Control Systems, Risk Management, Coding and Network Traffic Profiling


Articles in Journals
  • Najafi, H. L. (2010). A NEURAL NETWORK APPROACH TO DIGITAL DATA HIDING BASED ON THE PERCEPTUAL MASKING MODEL OF THE HUMAN VISION SYSTEM. International Journal of Intelligent Computing and Cybernetics, 3 (3), 391-409.

Honors / Awards:

2012: University of Wisconsin-River Falls Compass Award - Leading by Example

2011: Emerald Literati Network Award for Excellence in Research.