# Students

## PhD students

Year | Field | Name | Relation |

1992 | CS | Dinesh Manocha
Algebraic and Numeric Techniques in Modeling and Robotics |
thesis committee member |

1996 | CS | Xiaoye Li
Sparse Gaussian Elimination on High Performance Computers |
graduate adviser |

1996 | Math | Huan Ren
On the Error Analysis and Implementation of Some Eigenvalue Decomposition and Singular Value Decomposition Algorithms |
graduate adviser |

1997 | CS | Inderjit Dhillon
A New O(n^2) Algorithm for the Symmetric Tridiagonal Eigenvalue/Eigenvector Problem |
graduate adviser |

1997 | CS | Ken Stanley
Execution Time of Symmetric Eigensolvers |
graduate adviser |

1998 | CEE | Mark Adams
Multigrid Equation Solvers for Large Scale Nonlinear Finite Element Simulations |
graduate co-adviser |

1998 | Math | Daniel Wilkerson
Communication on Networks of Finite Automata: Three Instances of Wormhole Routing |
graduate adviser |

2000 | CS | David Blackston
Pbody: A parallel N-Body Library |
graduate adviser |

2001 | CS | Tzu-Yi Chen
Preconditioning Sparse Matrices for Computing Eigenvalues and Solving Linear Systems of Equations |
graduate adviser |

2002 | Math | Plamen Koev
Accurate and Efficient Computations with Structured Matrices |
graduate adviser |

2003 | CS | Richard Vuduc
Automatic Performance Tuning of Sparse Matrix Kernels |
graduate adviser |

2005 | AS&T | Jason Clark
Electro Micro-Metrology |
graduate co-adviser |

2006 | Math | Jiawang Nie
Global Optimization and Polynomial Functions and Applications |
graduate adviser |

2006 | CS | David Bindel
Structured and Parameter-Dependent Eigensolvers for Simulation-Based Design of Resonant MEMS |
graduate co-adviser |

2007 | CS | David Garmire
Methods and Devices for Optical and Electrical Metrology with Application to Phase-Shifting Interferometers, Torsional Microstructures, and Levitated Accelerometers |
graduate adviser |

2007 (expected) | CS | Yozo Hida | graduate adviser |

2008 | CS | William Kramer
PERCU: A Holistic Method for Evaluating High Performance Computing Systems |
graduate co-adviser |

2010 | CS | Edward Jason Riedy
Making Static Pivoting Scalable and Dependable |
graduate adviser |

2010 | CS | Mark Hoemmen
Communication-avoiding Krylov subspace methods |
graduate adviser |

2013 | CS | Grey Ballard
Avoiding Communication in Dense Linear Algebra |
graduate adviser |

2014 | CS | Edgar Solomonik
Provably Efficient Algorithms for Numerical Tensor Algebra |
graduate adviser |

2014 | CS | Andrew Gearhart
Bounds on the Energy Consumption of Computational Kernels |
graduate adviser |

2015 | CS | Nicholas Knight
Communication-Optimal Loop Nests |
graduate adviser |

2015 | CS | Erin Carson
Communication-Avoiding Krylov Subspace Methods in Theory and Practice |
graduate adviser |

2016 (expected) | CS | Vasily Volkov | graduate adviser |

2017 (expected) | CS | Orianna DeMasi | graduate adviser |

2017 (expected) | CS | Evangelos Georganas | graduate co-adviser |

2017 (expected) | CS | Rebecca Roelofs | graduate co-adviser |

2017 (expected) | CS | Aditya Devarakonda | graduate adviser |

2020 (expected) | CS | Yang You | graduate adviser |

2020 (expected) | CS | David Dinh | graduate adviser |

## MS students

Graduated (MS) | Field | Name | Relation |

1990 (or before) | Mir Assadullah | graduate adviser | |

1990 | Math | Richard B. Kraft | thesis committee member |

1994 | Math | Jeff Rutter | graduate adviser |

1996 | CS | Andrei Zege | graduate adviser |

1996 | CS | Balazs Kralik | graduate adviser |

1996 | CS | Oleg Zahkarov | graduate adviser |

1997 | CS | Bernd Pfrommer | graduate adviser |

2000 | CS | Howard Robinson | graduate adviser |

2005 | CS | Ben Diament | graduate adviser |

2006 | CS | Hormozd Gahvari | graduate co-adviser |

2008 | CS | Ankit Jain | graduate co-adviser |

2012 | CS | Amik Singh | graduate adviser |

2012 | CS | Neil Thompson | graduate adviser |

2013 | CS | Benjamin Lipshitz | graduate adviser |

2014 | CS | Razvan Carbunescu | graduate adviser |

## Postdoctoral students

Postdoc years | Name |

1990 (or before) | Zhaojun Bai |

1990 (or before) | Alan McKenney |

1990-1993 | Alan Edelman |

1993-1996 | Sharon Smith |

1993-1996 | Ming Gu |

2003 | Laura Grigori |

2003 | Christof Voemel |

2003-2006 | Ioana Dumitriu |

2003-2006 | Olga Holtz |

2011-2014 | Oded Schwartz |

2011-2014 | Jong-Ho Byun |

2012-2014 | Cindy Rubio-Gonzalez |

2011-2015 | Hong Diep Nguyen |