Collaborative Support Faculty

Vasil Hnatyshin

Professor, Computer Science


BS (Computer Science), Widener University (Suma Cum Laude)
MS (Computer and Information Sciences), University of Delaware
PhD (Computer and Information Sciences), University of Delaware

Research Expertise

Simulation and Modeling of Computer Networks using OPNET | Network Security | Statistical Data Mining and Data Analytics

Vasil is currently  working on the following projects: application of similarity functions together with partition around medoids algorithm to network security, implementation and development of software for analyzing pharmaceutical data, study of Random Forests algorithm effectiveness for analyzing metaboloids data produced by mass spectrometer, study of location-aided routing protocols for wireless networks through simulation and modeling techniques using OPNET software.


Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Recent Publications

  1. Isaac B. Muck, Vasil Hnatyshin, and Umashanger Thayasivam, Accuracy of Class Prediction using Similarity Functions in PAM, in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (IEEE ICIT 2016), Taipei, Taiwan, March 14-17, 2016
  2. S. Hnatyshyn, U. Thayasivam, V. Hnatyshin and C. White. Chapter 7: Machine learning algorithms for metabolomics applications. Identification and Data Processing Methods in Metabolomics, Chapter: 7, Publisher: Future Science Book Series, pp. 96-110 DOI: 10.4155/fseb2013.14.163, 2015.
  3. J. Wakemen, M. Hodson, P. Shafer, and V. Hnatyshin, “Using High-Powered Long-Range ZigBee Devices for Communication During Amateur Car Racing Events”, in Proc. of International Conference on Wireless Communications, Vehicular Technology, Information Theory and Aerospace and Electronic Systems Technology (WirelessVITAE-2013), Global Wireless Summit 2013, Atlantic City, NJ June 2013.
  4. Vasil Hnatyshin, "Improving MANET Routing Protocols Through The Use Of Geographical Information," International Journal of Wireless & Mobile Networks (IJWMN), Vol. 5, No. 2, April 2013, DOI: 10.5121/ijwmn.2013.5201.

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