Jason Leigh

Jason Leigh

Office: Keller 102A
Tel: 808-956-9164
Email: leighj@hawaii.edu


  • Ph.D. 1998, University of Illinois, Chicago
  • M.S. 1990, Wayne State University
  • B.S. 1988, University of Utah

Research Interests

Big data visualization, virtual reality, high performance networking, video game design


  • co-PI, “MRI: Development of the CyberCANOE- a Cyber-enabled Collaboration Analysis Navigation and Observation Environment”, National Science Foundation (NSF Grant 1530873), $600,000, 2015-2018.
  • co-PI, “SI2-SSI: SAGEnext: Next Generation Integrated Persistent Visualization and Collaboration Services for Global Cyberinfrastructure,” National Science Foundation (NSF Grant 1441963), $4,677,450, 2014-2017.

Recent Publications

  • Gonzalez, A., Leigh, J., Peisert, S., Tierney, B., Balas, E., Radulovic, P., Schopf., J.M. Big Data and Analysis of Data Transfers for International Research Networks using NetSage. IEEE Big Data Congress 2017, SCF 2017 Conference. June 2017
  • N. Kawano, R. Theriot, J. Lam, E. Wu, A. Guagliardo, D. Kobayashi, A. Gonzalez, K. Uchida, and J. Leigh. The Destiny-class CyberCANOE – a surround screen, stereoscopic, cyber-enabled collaboration analysis navigation and observation environment. Journal of Electronic Imaging 2017. doi.org/10.2352/ISSN.2470-1173.2017.3.ERVR-093
  • B. Grossman, S. Conner, G. Mosnaim, J. Albers, J. Leigh, S. Jones, and R. Kenyon. Application of Human Augmentics: A Persuasive Asthma Inhaler. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 2017. doi:10.1016/j.jbi.2017.02.003
  • D. Ando, J. Leigh, F. Teraoka, and K. Kaneko.
    Improving file sharing performance for web-based collaboration systems by using content expresso. Proceedings of the 12th Asian Internet Engineering Conference, 2016 (AINTEC’16). Pages 33-40. doi:10.1145/3012695.3012700


  • Spring 2019
    • ICS 111 Intro to Computer Science I
  • Fall 2019
    • ICS 111 Intro to Computer Science I
    • ICS 685 Virtual and Augmented Reality