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Robert Rucker

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Faculty, POLY Campus, Mailcode 2180
Biography

Robert Rucker is an industrial engineer with a very strong computer background and am currently teaching in the information technology group on the Polytechnic campus at Arizona State University. Currently, Rucker is learning and teaching Big Data and Data Science courses with a strong interest in the underlying linguistics. He is using the Spark platform to carry out student-level researches in the classroom.

Rucker is a long time Arizona resident, originally from Florida, and lives with his wife and three cats in Mesa. 

Research Interests

Currently, Rucker is learning and teaching Big Data and Data Science courses with a strong interest in the underlying linguistics. He is using the Spark platform to carry out student-level researches in the classroom.

Research Activity
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 101Info Tech Programming Logic
IFT 433Intermediate DB Mgmt Systems
IFT 584Internship
IFT 593Applied Project
IFT 598Special Topics
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 433Intermediate DB Mgmt Systems
IFT 443Analyzing Big Data
IFT 484Internship
IFT 584Internship
IFT 598Special Topics
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 101Info Tech Programming Logic
IFT 433Intermediate DB Mgmt Systems
IFT 443Analyzing Big Data
IFT 493Honors Thesis
IFT 593Applied Project
IFT 598Special Topics
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 101Info Tech Programming Logic
IFT 443Analyzing Big Data
IFT 593Applied Project
IFT 598Special Topics
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 333Big Data Tools & Practices
IFT 584Internship
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 433Intermediate DB Mgmt Systems
IFT 443Analyzing Big Data
IFT 484Internship
IFT 493Honors Thesis
IFT 598Special Topics
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 194Special Topics
IFT 333Big Data Tools & Practices
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 194Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 194Special Topics
IFT 443Analyzing Big Data
IFT 598Special Topics
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-TPSThe ASU Experience
IFT 200Info Model, Store & Retrieval
IFT 333Big Data Tools & Practices
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 200Info Model, Store & Retrieval
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 200Info Model, Store & Retrieval
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 200Info Model, Store & Retrieval
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
IFT 200Info Model, Store & Retrieval
Presentations

Hello, I have been teaching and enjoying research methods and computer related topics for many years. Currently I am interested in Data Science and related mathematical topics. 

Consulting

Lots of work with various software companies as a Java tech lead and then as project lead at various companies.