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. 2023
  • Sheshera Mysore, UMass (co-advised with A. McCallum), 2018 — current
  • 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, 2022 — current
  • Alireza Salemi, UMass, 2022 — current
  • Julian Killingback, UMass — starting Fall 2023
  • George Wei, UMass (will be co-advised with E. Learned-Miller) — starting Fall 2023

 

Ph.D. Synthesis Project Advisees:

  • Avijit Mitra (Ph.D. Advisor: H. Yu), 2022
  • 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):

  • Julian Killingback, UMass MS (exp. 2023)
  • Arkin Dharawat, UMass MS (2022), now at TikTok
  • Amit Hattimare, UMass MS (2022), now at Google
  • Prafull Prakash, UMass MS (2021), now at Uber

 

BS Honors Thesis Advisees:

  • Yulin Yang, UMass BS (2022)

 

Research Visitors:

  • Emma Gerritse (Radboud University, The Netherlands), Sep – Dec 2022
  • Stjepan Bijelonjić (Salzburg, Austria), Mar – Aug 2022
  • David Fingerlos (Salzburg, Austria), Mar – Aug 2022
  • Sebastian Hofstätter (TU Wien, Austria), Oct – Dec 2021

 

Ph.D. Thesis Committee:

  • Tu Vu, UMass Ph.D. (Advisor: M. Iyyer)
  • Kalpesh Krishna, UMass Ph.D. (Advisor: M. Iyyer)
  • 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)