Fu-Shing Sun
Fu-Shing Sun
Associate Professor of Computer Science
Curriculum Vitae


Room:RB 376

Fu-Shing Sun joined Ball State University in 2002.  He regularly teaches data-related courses including data analytics, data mining, and database.  He conducts research in data mining related area, in particular data clustering, data classification, and text mining.  His recent work focuses on mining social network news to understand how different types of news being broadcast and consumed over various news channels.


  • Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas, 1998.
  • M.S., Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas, 1995.

Professional Specialization

  • Data Mining
  • Databases
  • Web Systems
  • Mobile Applications

Sampling of Recent Scholarly Activity


Conference Proceeding
Mesarosh, K., Sun, F.-S. (2017). A Framework for Analyzing Online Customer Ratings (pp. 401-404). Las Vegas, Nevada: 2017 25th International Conference on Systems Engineering (ICSEng).

Conference Proceeding
Sun, X., Sun, F.-S. (2016). A Hybrid Approach to Detecting Traffic Anomaly in Large-Scale Data Networks (pp. 1418-1419). Las Vegas, Nevada: 2016 International Conference on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence.

Conference Proceeding
Sun, F.-S., Weng, Y.-H. (2014). iDMineral – designing a mobile app for mineral identification.  In M. Searson & M. Ochoa (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2014--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 1697-1701). Jacksonville, Florida, United States: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

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Course Schedule
Course No. Section Times Days Location
Database Design 418 800 0000 - 0000 OL, room ONLINE
Data Analytics 621 C01 0000 - 0000 OL, room ONLINE