Tao Hou

Assistant Professor // Theory
School of Computing
Tao Hou

Bio and Research Information

Tao Hou is an Assistant Professor in the School of Computing at DePaul University. His research vastly focuses on the theoretical foundations and applications of algorithms that utilize the topological insight of data. Tao Hou got his PhD degree in Computer Science from Purdue University. He also spent four years at The Ohio State University as a PhD student before transferring to Purdue.

Research Area


Specific Research Area

Computational topology, topological data analysis, computational geometry

Schedule for Spring 2023-2024

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