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Faculty Assistant

Lisa Yanello

Siebel Center Room 2106,
(217) 300-3116

Graduate Students

The DAIS group includes approximately 60 graduate students.

Students of Prof. Parameswaran:
Yihan Gao
Silu Huang
Stephen Macke
Sajjadur Rahman
Tarique Siddiqui
Tana Wattanawaroon
Liqi Xu

Students of Prof. Sundaram:
Suhansanu Kumar
Subham De
Ziang Xiao
Kanika Narang
Himel Dev
Adit Krishnan

The following DAIS graduate students are listed on the web pages for individual research projects.

Students of Prof. Han
Students of Prof. Zhai
Students of Prof. Sinha
Students of Prof. Chang
Students of Prof. Peng

PhD Alumni and First Employment

2016

  • Jingjing Wang, Google
  • Jialu Liu, Google Research NYC
  • Dae Hoon Park, Yahoo Research

2015

  • Mingjie Qian, Yahoo Labs

2014

  • Yuan Fang, Research Staff, A*Star, Singapore
  • Mianwei Zhou, Research Staff, Yahoo! Labs
  • Xiao Yu, Research Scientist, Google
  • Marina Danilevsky, Research Scientist, IBM Almaden Research Center
  • Quanquan Gu, Assistant Professor, University of Virginia
  • Chi Wang, Researcher, Microsoft Research
  • Hongning Wang, University of Virginia
  • Yanen Li, LinkedIn

2013

  • Manish Gupta, Microsoft Bing
  • Tim Weninger, Assistant Professor, Notre Dame
  • Ming Ji
  • Lu An Tang
  • Vinod Vydiswaran
  • Rui Li, Research Staff, Yahoo! Labs
  • Huizhong Duan, WalmartLabs
  • Parikshit Sondhi, WalmartLabs
  • Kavita Ganesan, 3M
  • Hyun Duk Kim, Twitter

2012

  • Maryam Karimzadehgan, Google Research
  • Duo Zhang, Twitter
  • Yuanhua Lv, Microsoft Research
  • Peixiang Zhao, Assistant Professor, Florida State University
  • Yizhou Sun, Assistant Professor, Northeastern University
  • Zhenhui Li, Assistant Professor, Penn State University
  • Bo Zhao, Researcher, Microsoft Research
  • Bolin Ding, Researcher, Microsoft Research
  • Xin Jin, Research Scientist, Paypal, EBay, Inc.
  • Cindy Xide Lin, Software Engineer, Twitter, Inc.
  • Zhijun Yin, Software Engineer, Twitter, Inc.
  • V.G. Vinod Vydiswaran, Postdoc at UIUC

2011

  • Yue Lu, Twitter
  • Alexander Kotov, Emory University
  • Tao Cheng, Researcher, Microsoft Research, redmond
  • Jing Gao, Assitant Professor, University at Buffalo
  • Sangkyum Kim, Researcher at CAT, Champaign, IL

2010

  • Tianyi Wu, Microsoft
  • Younhee Ko, Chemical Engineering, UIUC
  • Jaebum Kim, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Animal Biotechnology, Konkuk University, Korea

2009

  • Xu Ling, Google
  • Bin Tan, Amazon
  • Xuanhui Wang, Yahoo!
  • Qiaozhu Mei, University of Michigan
  • Deng Cai, Associate Professor, Zhejiang Univ., China
  • Chen Chen, Technical staff, Google
  • Feida Zhu, Assistant Professor, Singapore Management University
  • Xin He, Postdoctoral Researcher Dept. of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California at San Francisco
  • Ragib Hasan, University of Alabama at Birmingham

2008

  • Hong Cheng, Assistant Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Xiaolei Li, Microsoft
  • Hector Gonzalez, Google
  • Azadeh Shakery, University of Tehran
  • Jing Jiang, Singapore Management University

2007

  • Chao Liu, Microsoft
  • Dong Xin, Microsoft
  • Xiaoxin Yin, Microsoft
  • Hui Fang, Ohio State University, now University of Delaware
  • Tao Tao, Microsoft
  • Xuehua Shen, Google

2006

  • Xifeng Yan, Assistant Professor, UCSB
  • Charis Ermopoulos, Google

2005

  • Seung-Won Hwang, Pohang University of Science and Technology

2004

  • Hwanjo Yu 2004, Assistant Professor, U of Iowa

2003

  • Jonghyun Lee, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Xiaosong Ma, North Carolina State University
  • Ting Yu, North Carolina State University

1999

  • Yong Cho, Network Appliances
  • Szu-wen Kuo, Oracle

1998

  • Ying Chen, IBM Almaden Research Center

1997

  • Eric R. Hughes, Mitre
  • Vicki E. Jones, North Carolina State University

1996

  • Kent Seamons, Brigham Young University

1994

  • Vania Vidal, Universidade Federal do Ceara

1992

  • Tim S.-C. Chou, National Taiwan University
  • Ken Smith, Mitre
  • S. Iris Chu, Microsoft