Trilce Estrada


Phone: 505.277.9609

Physical Address

Room 2390
Farris Engineering Center
Building # 119 on the UNM map

Mailing Address

MSC01 1130
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1070

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Associate Professor

Department of Computer Science

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Curriculum Vitae


PhD, Computer Science, University of Delaware, 2012

MS, Computer Science, INAOE, 2004

BS, Informatics, Universidad de Guadalajara, 2001


Trilce Estrada is an associate professor in the department of Computer Science at the University of New Mexico. She earned her PhD in 2012 from University of Delaware. Her research interests include self-managed distributed systems, Big Data analysis, crowd sourcing, and machine learning. Her overarching research goal is to solve computationally intensive and data intensive problems in science, health, and education, especially in scenarios where resources and trained professionals are scarce. She is also actively involved in improving participation of women in computing-related fields.

Teaching Interests

  • Big Data Analytics
  • Machine Learning
  • Distributed Systems

Research Interests

  • Designing scalable machine learning techniques applied to data-intensive scientific problems
  • Using distributed systems, mobile devices and crowd sourcing for pervasive health care
  • Introducing automatic decision-making processes to distributed computing environments