George Mason University
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George Mason University

John Otten

Instructor, Computer Science

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  • (703) 993-1669 (office)
  • Nguyen Engineering Building, 5335
    4400 University Drive, MS 4A5
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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John Otten teaches computer ethics and society at the Volgenau School of Engineering. In addition to instructing undergraduates in the important considerations surrounding legal, social and ethical issues surrounding software development and computer use, Otten’s research interests include computer science education, parallel and distributed systems, very-large-scale-integration and embedded systems, automotive networks, computer applications in music, global system for mobile and cellular technology, software optimization.

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Faculty Rank: Instructor


Research Interests

Computer Science Education, Parallel and Distributed Systems, VLSI and Embedded Systems, GSM and Cellular Technology, Software Optimization, Automotive Networks, Computer Applications in Music