Anil Pereira

Dr. Anil Pereira

Assistant Professor of Information Technology

School of Science and Tech
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Dr. Anil Pereira is an assistant professor of information technology at Georgia Gwinnett College. He received his Ph.D. in computer science and engineering from Wright State University. He has over 15 years of teaching experience and has taught a variety of courses in computer science and information technology. At GGC, he has taught undergraduate courses in computer programming, databases and communication networks.

His research in the areas of high performance computing, distributed systems and multimedia has been published in the Journal of Supercomputing, Journal of Grid Computing, IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, IEEE Multimedia, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, workshop proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing, conference proceedings of the International Symposium on Information Technology: Coding and Computing, and proceedings of the Linux Cluster Institute's International Conference on High Performance Clustered Computing.


  • Doctorate – computer science and engineering – Wright State University
  • Master's – computer science – Wright State University
  • Bachelor's – electronics engineering – University of Mumbai

Academic Interests

  • High performance computing
  • Communication networks
  • Computer programming
  • Database systems
  • Optical wireless communication


  • GGC STEM Academy, Outstanding Faculty Award, 2017
  • IEEE Sarnoff Symposium, Technical Program Committee Member, 2016
  • Supercomputing (SC10) Education Program, Travel Grant, 2010
  • NASA Space Grant Consortium, Research Infrastructure Grant, 2008
  • NASA Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, Travel Grant, 2008

Professional Affiliations

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • IEEE Computer Society
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)