Graduate Student Talks 


June 2016

  • 06/15/2016 - PhD Dissertation defence by Basem Ibrahim Assiri at 1:00pm in 117 EE                                                         Title: Fairness and Approximation in Multi-Version Transactional Memory
  • 06/14/2016 - PhD Dissertation defence by Saikat Basu at 2:00pm in 117 EE                                                                   Title: Probabilistic and Deep Learning Algorithms for the Analysis of Imagery Data

May 2016

  • 05/26/2016 - PhD Dissertation defence by Subhajit Sidhanta at 2:00pm in 117 EE                                                           Title: Automated Cloud Datastore and Infrastructure Management Under SLA

April 2016

  • 04/06/16 - PhD Dissertation defense by Robert Firth at 3:30pm in 117 EE                                                                                           Title: A Novel Recurrent Convolutional Neural Network for Ocean and Weather Forecasting

November 2015

  • 11/16/15 - PhD Dissertation defense by Wuyi Yu at 2:00pm in 117 EE                                                                                           Title: Large-scale Geometric Data Decomposition, Processing and Structured Mesh Generation
  • 11/13/15 - MS Thesis defense by Ross Fossum at 2:30pm in 117 EE                                                                                                     Title: Pytracks: A Tool for Visualizing Fish Movement Tracks on Different Scales
  • 11/11/15 - MS Thesis Defense by Michael F. Stewart at 1:00pm in 117 EE                                                                             Title: CASPaR: Congestion Avoidance Shortest Path Routing for Delay Tolerant Networks
  • 11/06/15 - MS Project Defense by Lu De Yang at 1:00pm in 117 EE                                                                                                           Title: A Web-based Simulation Tool Supporting Optimization of Diagnostic Procedures
  • 11/04/15 - MS Project Defence by Qi Fan at 1:30pm in 117 EE                                                                                                                   Title: Performance Comparison of Web Server with different Architectures: A Case Study using High Concurrency Workload
  • 11/02/15 - PhD Dissertation desense by Kelvin Cherry at 3:30pm in 117 EE                                                                                   Title: Real-Time Shadows using Gigapixel Displacement Maps
  • 11/02/15 - PhD Dissertation defense by Sudip Biswas at 1:00pm in 117 EE                                                                                 Title: String Searching with Ranking Constraints and Uncertainty

May 2015

  • 05/13/15 - PhD Dissertation desense by Tyson Brandy at 1pm in 117 EE
    Title: A Trust-Based Relay Selection Approach to the Multi-Hop Network Formation Problem in Cognitive Radio Networks
  • 05/12/15 - PhD Dissertation defense by Bidur Bohara at 10am in 117 EE
    Title: Visualization of Time-Varying Data from Atomistic Simulations and Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • 05/06/15 - PhD Dissertation defense by Christopher Alvin at 11am in 256 Coates
    Title: Synthesis with Hypergraphs

April 2015

  • 04/24/15 - MS Project defense by Abhijith Kondapally at 11am in 256 Coates
    Title: Text Analysis of an Event Using Twitter Data
  • 04/24/15 - MS Thesis defense by Ambujam Krishnan at 10am in 117 EE
    Title: Phylogenetic Tree Construction for Starfish and Primate Genomes via Alignment Free Methods
  • 04/21/15 - MS Project defense by Bhanu Dundigalla at 3pm 256 Coates
    Title: Localization of Sensors using Trilateration
  • 04/21/15 - MS Project defense by Krishna Boni at 2pm 256 Coates
    Title: Range Measurement and Alerting System for Sensors
  • 04/06/15 - PhD Dissertation defense by Justin Erdman at 10am in 117 EE
    Title: Computer Vision and Inertial Position Reference Sensor System for Dynamic Positioning

March 2015

  • 03/27/15 - PhD Dissertation defense by Forrest Osterman at 3pm in 117 EE
    Title: Classification in the Presence of Ordered Classes and Weight Evaluation Attributes
  • 03/27/15 - PhD Dissertation defense by Shobhit Shakya at 11am in 256 Coates
    Title: Pattern Mining and Events Discovery in Molecular Dynamics Simulations Data
  • 03/27/15 - MS Project defense by Luyao Zhang at 9am in 256 Coates
    Title: Interactive Web-based Visualization of MgO-SiO2 Melt Viscosity Models

November 2014

  • 11/14/14 - MS Project defense by Rekha Raj at 11am in PFT 3407
    Title: Performance Analysis with HPX
  • 11/14/14 - MS Project defense by Georgi Stoyanov at 8:30 am in PFT 3407
    Title: Large-Scale Parallel Protien Structure and Function Prediction
  • 11/13/14 - MS Thesis defense by Bibek Ghimire at 3pm in PFT 3407
    Title: Data Distribution Policies in HPX
  • 11/13/14 - MS Thesis defense by Shabana Sangli at 2pm in PFT 3530
    Title: Adopting Star Plot for Visualization of High Dimensional Data
  • 11/13/14 - MS Project defense by Chen Guo at 10am in PFT 3407                                                                                                            Title: Implementing Asynchronous Prefix Scan Algorithm in HPX Execution Model
  • 11/12/14 - MS Thesis defense by Eera Gupta at 1pm in PFT 3407                                                                                                         Title: Multi-threaded Implementation of Association Rule Mining with Visualization of the Pattern Tree
  • 11/10/14 - PhD Dissertation defense by Vinaya C. Amatya at 10am in PFT 3407
    Title: Parallel Processes: Designing an Infrastructure for Adaptive Resource Management in HPX

October 2014

  • 10/31/14 - PhD Dissertation defense by Shuangyang Yang at 9am in PFT 3407
    Title: A Persistent  Storage Model for Extreme  Computing

May 2014

  • 05/13/14 - Dissertation defense by Gokarna Sharma at 2pm in PFT 3407
    Title: Scheduling in Transactional Memory Systems: Models, Algorithms, and Evaluations
  • 05/07/14 - Dissertation defense by Farid Harhad at 9am in PFT 3530
    Title: Evolving Time Surfaces and Tracking Mixing Indicators for Flow Visualization

April 2014

  • 04/24/14 - Dissertation defense by Ajay Panyala at 2pm in PFT 3407
    Title: Search-based Model-driven Loop Optimizations for Tensor Contractions
  • 04/04/14 - Dissertation defense by Lin Xue at 2:30 pm in PFT 3407
    Title: A Study on Fairness and Latency Issues over High Speed Networks and Data Center Networks

March 2014

  • 03/10/14 - Dissertation defense by Manish M. Patil at 10am in PFT 3407
    Title: Efficient Indexing for Structure and Unstructured Data