Alberto Lacava, Ph.D. Professor of Computer Science
Dr. LaCava is a world-class scientist and inventor, collaborating with colleagues at Princeton and at Lehigh University. He serves as Associate Dean for planning and Assessment, twice serves as Chair of the Computer Science Department, and Developed the Bachelor’s Completion Program in Computer Science. He is an NSA, CERIAS and PPAA certified instructor and a Middle States Academic Evaluator.
Field of Interest
Research interests include:
Catalysis, Clean Fuels production, computer simulation of energy and chemical dynamic processes. Adsorption and adsorbent development, computer simulation of adsorption separation and purification processes, environmental purification and separation processes. Publications, presentations to national meetings and many patents were awarded in this area.
Teaching Interests include:
Cybersecurity. Information Assurance and Computer Security. Network Security. Management of Information Systems Security. Digital Forensics. Cryptography technologies and applications. Digital Electronics. Operating Systems Security. Hybrid course design.
Courses Taught at Felician College
CSEC 225 Principles of Information Assurance and Security
CS 270 Introduction to Programming II
CS 317 Computer Informatics
CS 320 Networks and Communications
CSEC 325 Network Security
CSEC 365 Managing Information Security
CS 460 Senior Project/ Practicum
MIS 571 Management Information Systems