Only time will tell. About students from the Class of have so far selected Course VI, with 17 percent choosing50 percent choosingand 33 percent choosing His current major research interest is on algorithmic questions for machine learning and networking. This year marked the first year of the IDEAS competition, a design competition targeted at innovations that help the community.
He obtained his Ph. Alan Robinson Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award is open to doctoral students at Hofstra University who have submitted their dissertations. This work yielded 17 PhD theses, six issued patents, three start-ups, and hundreds of refereed papers that are cited over 13, times.
The fall award was presented to juniors Calvin J. In addition, there were fellowships including 27 National Science Foundation fellows and 12 Department of Defense fellows. The tutorial also covers applications in sensor networks and service systems to illustrate these points.
Through these new sensing approaches, Patel envisions the ability to instrument homes easily with smart technology for high-value applications.
David Steurer Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science Cornell University David Steurer investigates the power and limitations of efficient algorithms for optimization problems that are at the heart of computer science and its applications.
He builds computational models based on experimental results and theories from the fields of neuroscience and biology and deploys them on robotic systems navigating in challenging real world environments. Patrick Kreidl of Fairfax, VA.
However, these companies are continuing with the students already in the program and many of them have indicted an interest in resuming their active participation in the future.
We wish her the best. Sprowls Award for the best Ph. Ran Canetti Sunoo Park, advisor: The committee solicits nominations and selects recipients for the Dissertation Award. The thesis then provides algorithms for processing conjunctive join queries, at the core of query processing in virtually any application, and provides a family of algorithms with formal guarantees of optimality or near-optimality including in the presence of data skew, considering one or several rounds of computation.
Introduction to Algorithms and 6. He is investigating how to reduce the misuse of important evidence and is working on digital categorization solutions to reduce the technical effort that is required to analyze each piece of evidence.
His work is being applied to sustainability, elder care, home safety, and the creation of new approaches for natural user interfaces. Srini Devadas Akshay Degwekar, advisor: His research interests are in reinforcement learning, stochastic optimization and multi-armed bandits, with applications in transportation systems, wireless networks and recommendation systems.
There were 24 VI-A students who were awarded their bachelor's degree and most of them will continue into the graduate phase of the program. There are several awards to recognize students who are graduating with an outstanding thesis dissertation at the master's and doctoral levels.
Since the last report, approximately 14 students have withdrawn from the VI-A internship program as they felt their needs were better matched with opportunities available on-campus.
He is an Alfred P. His research interests include temporal and spatio-temporal indexing, data mining, database security, multimedia indexing, and approximation algorithms for large scale data management problems.
Specific criticisms included that the method used to obtain the results in Kellis' paper was completely different than the idealized version sold in the main text of the paper, and the method actually used has parameters that need to be set, yet no approach to setting them was provided.
A remarkable feature of the algorithms is that they are easily implementable, do not require an explicit system model, and work with real or simulated data.
Hoe of Cambridge and Sean C. Marten van Dijk Aanchal Malhotra, advisor:.
Rethinking the Application-Database Interface Alvin Cheung MIT Dissertation, George M. Sprowls award for best computer science dissertation Abstract.
Applications that interact with database management systems (DBMSs) are ubiquitous in our daily lives. George obtained his PhD in from the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department at MIT, where he received the George M. Sprowls award for best PhD thesis in Computer Science. He previously completed his BS at UC Berkeley indual majoring in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, and Engineering Mathematics and.
Ankur is the recipient of numerous awards underscoring his academic and professional career: the George M. Sprowls Award (best thesis), the William A. Martin Award (best thesis) for his doctoral and master's dissertations; inthe NSF CAREER Award; inthe Sloan Research Fellow Award.
Ankur Moitra received his B.S. in electrical and computer engineering from Cornell in He completed his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from MIT in computer science in and respectively, where he was advised by Tom Leighton and was supported by a Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Fellowship.
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Log In. Congratulations to CFG alumna Adriana Schulz, who was awarded one of MIT EECS's George M. Sprowls Awards for Best PhD Thesis in Computer Science! He is the recipient of a British Marshall Scholarship, First Place in the INFORMS George E.
Nicholson Student Paper Competition, the George M. Sprowls Award for the best doctoral thesis in computer science at MIT, Honorable Mention for the ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award, the Okawa Foundation Research Grant, the MS&E Graduate Teaching Award, the INFORMS Telecommunications Section .George m. sprowls best thesis award