Erin Rickard - Coastal Carolina University
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Erin Rickard

Associate Professor, Computing Sciences

Contact Erin Rickard

Academic Office and Classroom Building 2 (AOC2) 220

Office Hours Spring 2023:

  • Monday:  1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday:  1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Erin Rickard received a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering in 1999 and a Master of Engineering in electrical engineering in 2001, both from the University of Louisville. In 2008 she earned a Ph.D. in computer science engineering, also from the University of Louisville; her research focus was the effectiveness of self-organizing maps for mammographic image analysis.


Ph.D. in Computer Science Engineering, 2008, University of Louisville
M.Eng. in Electrical Engineering, 2001, University of Louisville
B.S.E.E. in Electrical Engineering, 1999, University of Louisville

Teaching/Research Interests

Biomedical image analysis, clustering algorithms, computational intelligence, image processing, machine learning, medical image perception, neural networks