Abdullah Mueen is an Associate Professor in Computer Science at University of New Mexico. He joined UNM as an Assistant Professor in 2013. Earlier he was a Scientist in the Cloud and Information Science Lab at Microsoft Corporation. His major interest is in temporal data mining with a focus on two unique types of signals: social networks and electrical sensors. He has been actively publishing in the data mining conferences including KDD, ICDM and SDM, and journals including DMKD and KAIS. He has won Junior Faculty Research Excellence Award from SOE at UNM, runner-up award in the Doctoral Dissertation Contest in KDD 2012, and the best paper award in SIGKDD 2012. His research is funded by NSF, DARPA and AFRL. Earlier, he earned PhD degree at the University of California at Riverside and BSc degree at Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology.