Suprio Ray

Assistant Professor


Computer Science

Gillin Hall GC106

1 506 458 7280

Research interests

  • Big Data and Database Management Systems
  • Spatial, Spatio-Temporal and Graph Data Processing
  • Parallel and Distributed Systems; Cloud Computing
  • Operating Systems and Language Virtual Machines (JVM)
  • Internet of Things (IoT), Smart Grid and Healthcare Analytics


Dr. Suprio Ray completed his MSc (Computer Science) at the University of British Columbia and his PhD (Computer Science) at the University of Toronto. He currently leads the Big Data Systems and Analytics Lab. He is also associated with the IBM Centre for Advanced Studies Atlantic and Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity (CIC).

He previously worked for a number of years as a software engineer, in companies including, Oracle, Lucent Technologies (currently, Nokia), Webtech Wireless and Clevest Solutions. He won two best paper awards and is the co-inventor in a US patent application. He was a recipient of the Harrison McCain Foundation Young Scholars award.