My Group

Here is a representation of my group designed by my students in Fall of 2011. Many of these students have now graduated and moved on with their successful careers, both in academia and industry. The research areas still reflect the diversity of topics my group works on.

A picture of my group

Current Postdocs

  1. Oliver Ferschke (PostDoc, LTI)

Current PhD and Masters Students

  1. Iris Howley (PhD student, HCII)
  2. Miaomiao Wen (PhD student, LTI)
  3. Hye-Ju Jang (PhD student, LTI)
  4. Diyi Yang (MLT student, LTI)
  5. Xu Wang (PhD student, HCII)
  6. Keith Maki (MLT student, LTI)
  7. Yohan Jo (MLT student, LTI)
  8. Gaurav Tomar (MLT student, LTI)
  9. Ying Ding (Visiting PhD student, Heinz)
  10. Jinsub Hong (MIIS, LTI)
  11. Bowen Zhu (MIIS, LTI)
  12. Zhengyang Ruan (MIIS, LTI)
  13. Danny Koh (METALS, HCII)
  14. Chien-Yu Chang (METALS, HCII)
  15. David Hwang (METALS, HCII)

Current PhD Students on leave

  1. Elijah Mayfield (PhD student, LTI, on leave at LightSIDE Labs)
  2. David Adamson (PhD student, LTI, on leave at LightSIDE Labs)

Graduated Students and Former Post-Docs

Former Post-Docs

  1. Hu Ai (Research Scientist at Georgia Tech)
  2. Gregory Dyke (Post-Doc at CNRS)

Graduated PhD Students

  1. Rohit Kumar (Researcher at BBN)
  2. Gahgene Gweon (Assistant Professor at KAIST)
  3. Mahesh Joshi (Researcher at Adobe)
  4. Guang Xiang (Researcher at Twitter)

Graduated Masters Students

  1. Jaime Arguello (Assistant Professor at UNC)
  2. Yi-Chia Wang (PhD student at LTI)
  3. Sourish Chaudhuri (PhD student at LTI)
  4. Moonyoung Kang (PhD student at Northeastern University)
  5. Naman Gupta (Engineer at Amazon)
  6. Dong Nguyen (PhD student at the University of Twente)
  7. Nitin Agarwal (Research Programmer at BBN)
  8. Philip Gianfortoni (Engineer at Google)
  9. Manaj Srivastava (Research Programmer at BBN)
  10. Mahaveer Jain (Engineer at
  11. Ranjitha Kulkarni (Engineer at Microsoft Speech Labs)
  12. Ryan Carlson (Engineer at Carnegie Learning, Inc.)
  13. Phani Gadde (IBM Watson)
  14. Zeyu Zheng (Google)
  15. Abhimanyu Kumar (Research Scientist, Gageln, Inc)
  16. Mario Piergallini (Research staff, Howard University)
  17. Martina Pavelko(Carnegie Learning, Inc.)
  18. Yujun Song (UX Designer)
  19. Pulkit Bhuwalk ()