Prof. Drs. Heru Suhartanto, M.Sc., Ph.D

Fakultas Ilmu Komputer


Born in Jakarta in 1961. Married and blessed with two beautiful daughters. My residence is in Ulujami area, South of Jakarta. Indonesia


  • 1986 - Undergraduate Program - S1 Major in Mathematics, UI; Supervisor: Sumantri Slamet Iman Santoso, Ph.D
  • 1990 - Master of Science, Computer Science, University of Toronto (UofT) , Canada;   Supervisor: Prof. Wayne H. Enright
  • 1998 - PhD,  Department of Mathematics, the University of Queensland (UQ), Australia, worked on parallel numerical methods for solving system of ordinary differential equations;  Supervisor : Prof. Kevin Burrage

Research Interests: Cloud-Grid-High Performance Computing

Selected working experiences:

  • Since 1986 as a full time academic staff of Pusat Ilmu Komputer (Pusilkom UI) that  contributed to the born of Fakultas Ilmu Komputer (Fasilkom UI, Faculty of Computer Science UI) in 1993.
  • Some time in 1989, appointed as as a teaching assistant at UofT and  during 1998 - 2000 -  appointed as a Postdoctoral Fellow at UQ.
  • Referee member of  Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics (2007), International Journal of Computer Mathematics (2007),  Journal of Universal Computer Science.
  • Vice Dean for General Affair of Fasilkom UI, for two periodes  2000-2004 and  2004--2008.
  • Appointed as permanent Professor (Guru Besar) at the Fasilkom UI, since 2008


  • Honorary Professor, School of ITEE, The University of Queensland,   2014 - 2017
  • Adjunct Professor,  School of ITEE, The University of Queensland, 2017-2019
  • Universitas Indonesia Best Researcher, 2007
  • The University of Queensland Alumni Award, 2010

Email: heru at cs dot ui dot ac dot id, or herusuhartanto at gmail dot com

Favorite quotation:

O Mankind We have created you from a male and a female, and made you into nations and tribes, that you may know one another. Verily, the most honourable of you with God is who is most obedient to God. Verily, God is All-Knowing, All-Ware [Q 49:13]