Michael Hahsler

Michael Hahsler

Ph.D., Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Computer Science


Phone: 214-768-8878
Email: mhahsler@lyle.smu.edu
Professional website: http://lyle.smu.edu/~mhahsler

Educational Background

M.S. Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Austria;
Ph.D., Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Austria


  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Mining
  • Data Science


Selected Awards and Recognition

  • HOPE (Honoring Our Professors’ Excellence) Award honoree, Residence Life and Student Housing, SMU, 2012.
  • Graduate Student Council Outstanding Faculty Award, Computer Science and Engineering, Bobby B. Lyle School of Engineering, SMU, 2011.
  • WU Top Publication Award for “Data Mining and Marketing: Exploratory Market Basket Analysis” (in German: “Data Mining und Marketing am Beispiel der explorativen Warenkorbanalyse”) in Marketing ZFP - Journal of Research and Management, WU Wien, 2007.
  • Finalist of the Global Bangemann Award (now Stockholm Challenge) with the Virtual University Project, Stockholm, Sweden, 1999.
  • Winner of the WU Innovation Award, WU Wien, 1997.