Faculty Profile

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Carlos Arias

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Email: arias@spu.edu
Office: Otto Miller Hall 230

Education: BS, Universidad Tecnologica Centroamericana, 1999; MS, Istituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, 2003; PhD National Tsing Hua University, 2012. At SPU since 2017.

Dr. Carlos Arias comes from a Honduran university after serving there for the last 18 years, with positions from lecturer, computer science research professor, and department chairman, to his last position as research director of the university. He holds degrees from a Mexican university, and his PhD from National Tsing Hua University in Taiwan, where he and his family lived for five years. Dr. Arias’ research interests are wide, ranging from curriculum design to e-government and e-learning. At SPU, Dr. Arias teaches a broad range of computer science courses from freshman to senior level. Dr. Arias and his wife have a daughter and a son.

Please see Dr. Aria's CV (PDF) for more information.

Selected Publications

  • Análisis y Diseño de Sistemas de Información (Information Systems Analysis and Design) Editorial Fares, Tegucigalpa, 2007
  • Carlos Roberto Arias, Jorge Antonio García, Alejandro Corpeño. Population as Auditor of an Election Process in Honduras: The Case of the VotoSocial CrowdSourcing Platform. Policy & Internet, 2015
  • Carlos Roberto Arias, Jorge Antonio García, José Evelio Serrano: Evaluation of Social Public Policy: Department of Social Development in Honduras. The proceeding of the Fist Conference on E-Democracy and E-Government. (2014)
  • Carlos Roberto Arias, Hsiang-Yuan Yeh, and Von-Wun Soo. Biomarker identification for prostate cancer and lymph node metastasis from microarray data and protein interaction network using gene prioritization method. The Scientific World Journal, 2012