Students

I have worked with the following students in different capacities:

Ph.D. Advisees:

  • Yen-Chieh Lien, UMass (co-advised with W. B. Croft), exp. 2022
  • Leila Tavakoli, RMIT (co-advised with M. Sanderson, F. Scholer, and W. B. Croft), 2019 — current
  • Chris Samarinas, UMass, 2021 — current
  • Hansi Zeng, UMass, 2021 — current
  • Yaxin Zhu, UMass, 2021 — current
  • Mahta Rafiee, UMass — starting Spring 2022
  • Amirhossein Ahmadi, UMass — starting Fall 2022
  • Prafull Prakash, UMass — starting Fall 2022

 

Ph.D. Synthesis Project Advisees:

  • Andrew Drozdov (Ph.D. Advisors: M. Iyyer and A. McCallum), 2021
  • Neha Nayak Kennard (Ph.D. Advisor: A. McCallum), 2021
  • Sheshera Mysore (Ph.D. Advisor: A. McCallum), 2021

 

MS Advisees (MS Thesis/Project):

  • Arkin Dharawat, UMass MS (exp. 2022)
  • Amit Hattimare, UMass MS (exp. 2022)
  • Julian Killingback, UMass MS (exp. 2022)
  • Prafull Prakash, UMass MS (2021), now at Uber

 

BS Honors Thesis Advisees:

  • Yulin Yang, UMass BS (exp. 2022)

 

Other Student Supervision:

  • Somin Wadhwa, UMass MS (2021)
  • Harshith Padigela, UMass MS (2019)
  • Harshita Sahijwani, Microsoft Intern (2020)
  • Yuyang Gao, Microsoft Intern (2020)

 

Research Visitors:

  • Sebastian Hofstätter (TU Wien, Austria), Oct. – Dec. 2021

 

Ph.D. Thesis Committee:

  • Haw-Shiuan Chang, UMass Ph.D. (Advisor: A. McCallum)
  • Sheikh Muhammad Sarwar, UMass Ph.D. (Advisor: J. Allan)
  • Jie Zou, University of Amsterdam Ph.D. (Advisor: E. Kanoulas)