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11/27/17
3:00 PM
PGH 550
Yue Cao
Advisor: Dr. Christoph F. Eick, Dr. Shishir Shah, Dr. Jian Chen
M.S. Thesis: Design and Implementation of a DAG-based Water Level Prediction Approach
11/20/17
12:30 PM 
PGH 550
Yongli Zhang
Advisor: Dr. Christoph F. Eick
Ph.D. Proposal: A Density-Contour Based Framework for Spatio-temporal Clustering and Event Detection
11/16/17
4:00 PM 
PGH 550
Zhimin Gao
Advisor: Dr. Weidong Shi
Ph.D. Dissertation: Performance Analysis in Blockchain and Smart Contracts
10/31/17
10:30 AM 
PGH 575
Yiqun Zhang
Advisor: Dr. Carlos Ordonez
Ph.D. Dissertation: Multidimensional Aggregations in Parallel Database Systems
10/25/17
10:15 AM 
HBS 317
Lingfeng Zhang
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Dissertation: Towards Improving Single Label and Hierarchical Multi-Label Classification
10/13/17
9:00 AM 
HBS 302
Kamil Khanipov
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Proposal: Using Computational Analysis of Frequencies and Genomic Locations of 6-8 Nucleotide Long Sequences to Improve Quality of DNA Amplification
10/11/17
1:00 PM 
PGH 501D
Santosh K C
Advisor: Dr. Arjun Mukherjee
Ph.D. Proposal: Anomalous Behavior Analysis in Social Networks and Consumer Review Websites
09/25/17
11:00 AM 
HBS 314
Pengfei Dou
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Dissertation: Single/Multi-View 3D Face Reconstruction for Pose-Robust Face Recognition
09/06/17
10:30 AM 
PGH 550
Xin Liu
Advisor: Dr. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Novel Transmission Mechanism for MRI Compatible Surgery Robot
08/09/17
9:00 AM 
PGH 501
Olga Datskova
Advisor: Dr. Weidong Shi
Ph.D. Dissertation: Detection and Analysis of Operational Instability within Distributed Computing Environments
07/25/17
1:00 PM
PGH 563
Boris Chernis
Advisor: Dr. Rakesh Verma
M.S. Thesis: Machine Learning Methods for Software Vulnerability Detection
07/25/17
12:00 PM 
PGH 550
Seyyedeh Qazale Mirsharif
Advisor: Dr. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Computational Study of Visual Attention on Objects and Gestures During Infancy
07/21/17
1:30 PM 
PGH 501D
Mohammad Tanvir Rahman
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel, Dr. Jaspal Subhlok
Ph.D. Proposal: Performance Models for Parallel Applications Under Failures
07/21/17
12:00 PM 
HBS 302
Muhsin Ugur
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Integrating Mobile Psychometrics with Wearable Physiological Sensing in Longitudinal Studies: Design, Testing, and Clinical Benefits
07/19/17
10:00 AM 
PGH 550
Behrang Mehrparvar
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Dissertation: Conceptual Domain Adaptation Using Deep Learning
06/22/17
10:00 AM 
PGH 550
Xingliang Zou
Advisor: Dr. Albert M. K. Cheng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Schedulability, Response Time Analysis and New Models of P-FRP Systems
06/12/17
1:00 PM 
PGH 550
Lei Zhang
Advisor: Dr. Guoning Chen
Ph.D. Dissertation: Flow Visualization and Analysis: From Geometry to Physics
05/05/17
11:00 AM 
PGH 501D
Prasha Shrestha
Advisor: Dr. Thamar Solorio
Ph.D. Proposal: Cross Domain and Open Set Authorship Attribution
04/28/17
1:30 PM 
PGH 550
Zhimin Gao
Advisor: Dr. Weidong Shi, Dr. Stephen Huang, Dr. Guoning Chen, Dr. Lei Wu
Ph.D. Proposal: Shared-Ledger - Possibility and Improvement
04/28/17
10:00 AM 
PGH 550
Shengrong Yin
Advisor: Prof. Omprakash Gnawali
Ph.D. Proposal: Building Reliable and Robust Wireless System
04/25/17
4:00 PM
PGH 362
Karthik Bibireddy
Advisor: Dr. Christoph F. Eick, Dr. Nouhad Rizk
M.S. Thesis: Design and Implementation of Real-time Student Performance Evaluation and Feedback System
04/25/17
2:30 PM
HBS 317
Mohammad Mainul Islam
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
M.S. Thesis: An Augmented Reality Application for Visualizing Anatomical Data
04/25/17
1:00 PM
PGH 362
Thibault Kensicher
Advisor: Dr. Nikolaos V Tsekos
M.S. Thesis: Towards MRI-Guided and Actuated Tetherless Milli-Robots
04/25/17
11:00 AM 
PGH 362
Mahmut Unan
Advisor: Dr. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
Ph.D. Proposal: 3D Reconstruction of the Tubular Structures Using MRI Projection Images
04/24/17
11:00 AM
PGH 520
Sonia Shirwadkar
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
M.S. Thesis: An Evaluation of Key-value Stores in Scientific Applications
04/20/17
4:00 PM
PGH 550
Xi Lu
Advisor: Dr. Stephen Huang
M.S. Thesis: Malicious Apps May Explore a Smartphone’s Vulnerability to Detect One’s Activities
04/20/17
11:00 AM
PGH 516
Chen Shen
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
M.S. Thesis: A Strategy for Mapping Threads to GPUs in a Directive-Based Programming Model
04/13/17
1:00 PM 
PGH 550
Arko Barman
Advisor: Dr. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Consensus-based Decision Making for Improving Person Re-identification Systems
04/11/17
10:00 AM 
PGH 501D
Shweta Jha
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Dissertation: Performance Tuning and Modeling of Communication in Parallel Applications
04/05/17
10:30 AM 
PGH 550
Behrang Mehrparvar
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Proposal: Conceptual Domain Adaptation using Deep Learning
03/30/17
3:00 PM 
HBS 302
Muhsin Ugur
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Proposal: Integrating Mobile Psychometrics with Wearable Physiological Sensing in Longitudinal Studies: Design, Testing, and Clinical Benefits
03/30/17
10:00 AM 
PGH 550
Wellington M. Cabrera Arevalo
Advisor: Dr. Carlos Ordonez
Ph.D. Dissertation: Optimized Algorithms for Data Analysis in Parallel Database Systems
03/24/17
1:00 PM 
HBS 350
Pengfei Dou
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Proposal: Single/Multi-View 3D Face Reconstruction for Pose-Robust Face Recognition
02/22/17
10:00 AM 
PGH 550
Nacer Khalil
Advisor: Prof. Omprakash Gnawali
Ph.D. Proposal: Occupant Identification and Navigation Using Ultrasonic Sensing
01/10/17
9:00 AM 
HBS 317
Lingfeng Zhang
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Proposal: Towards Improving Single Label and Hierarchical Multi-Label Classifications
11/30/16
2:30 PM
PGH 550
Pradheebaa Srinivas
Advisor: Dr. Nikolaos V Tsekos, Dr. Weidong Shi
M.S. Thesis: Gray Scale Encoder - Design, Calibration and Statistical Analysis
11/30/16
10:30 AM
PGH 550
Yu Li
Advisor: Dr. Albert M. K. Cheng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Theoretical Fundamentals of Real-time Virtualization from the Resource Management Perspective
11/29/16
2:30 PM
PGH 516
Huijie Li
Advisor: Kam-Hoi Cheng
M.S. Thesis: Using Reasoning to Answer to Decision Questions Involving an Adjective
11/29/16
11:00 AM
PGH 501D
Behnaz Sanati
Advisor: Dr. Albert Cheng
Ph.D. Dissertation: An Efficient Online Benefit-Aware SRT Multiprocessor Scheduling via Online Choice of Approximation Algorithms for QoS Enhancement
11/28/16
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Li Wei
Advisor: Dr. Shishir K. Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Contextual Information for Human Groups
11/22/16
1:00 PM
PGH 362
Marcus Hervey
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
M.S. Thesis: Enhanced Debugging of Data Races in Parallel Programs Using OpenMP
11/22/16
11:30 AM
PGH 516
Can Cao
Advisor: Dr. Shishir Shah
M.S. Thesis: An Interactive Pedestrian Re-identification Tool with Semantic Based Re-identification
11/22/16
11:00 AM
PGH 501
Randal Staewen
Advisor: Dr. Changhoon Yun, Dr. Jaspal Suphlok
M.S. Thesis: You Are What You Eat: Analyzing the Relationships Between Video games, Play-styles, and Player Characteristics
11/21/16
12:45 PM
PGH 550
Fatih Akdag
Advisor: Dr. Christoph F. Eick
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Computational Framework for Finding Interestingness Hotspots in Spatial Datasets
11/21/16
11:00 AM
PGH 501D
Arthur Dunbar
Advisor: Dr. Rakesh Verma
M.S. Thesis: Detecting Phish Using Website Content and URL N-Gram Features
11/11/16
1:00 PM
HBS 350
Salah Taamneh
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: SubjectBook: Data Management and Visualization Methods for Affective Studies
11/08/16
3:45 PM
PGH 550
Siddhartha Jana
Advisor: Dr. Barbara Chapman, Dr. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Dissertation: Optimizations for Energy Efficiency within Distributed Memory Programming Models
11/02/16
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Toan Nguyen
Advisor: Dr. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Computational Image-Based Guidance System for Precision Laparoscopy
11/01/16
2:30 PM 
PGH 550
Xin Liu
Advisor: Dr. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
Ph.D. Proposal: Solid Media Transmission for MRI Compatible Teleoperated Robotic System to Assist Interventions
10/17/16
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Lei Zhang
Advisor: Dr. Guoning Chen
Ph.D. Proposal: Flow Visualization and Analysis: From Geometry to Physics
10/06/16
4:00 PM
PGH 501D
Abdulelah Altuaimi
Advisor: Dr. Jaspal Subhlok, Dr. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: Towards a New Directive-based Tasking API for Distributed Systems
09/12/16
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Yiqun Zhang
Advisor: Dr. Carlos Ordonez
Ph.D. Dissertation: Incremental Data Summarization For Parallel In-database Supervised/Unsupervised Learning
07/18/16
3:00 PM
HSBC 352
Kyeongan Kwon
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Scalable Data Visualization Methods for Academic Careers
07/18/16
10:00 AM
HSB 302
Levent Albayrak
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis, Dr. Yuriy Fofanov
Ph.D. Dissertation: Novel Alignment Based Clustering Algorithms for Pan Genome Analysis of Bacteria Species
07/15/16
11:00 AM
HSB 350
Kinjal Dhar Gupta
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Dissertation: Robust Domain Adaptation Using Active Learning
07/14/16
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Christariny Hutapea
Advisor: Dr. Christoph Eick
M.S. Thesis: Computational Methods for Flood Forecasting
07/13/16
2:00 PM
PGH 501D
Peng Sun
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: High-Level Programming Model for Heterogeneous Embedded Systems using Multicore Industry Standard APIs
07/08/16
11:00 AM
HBS 350
Giulia Toti
Advisor: Prof. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Dissertation: Association Rule Mining for Risk Assessment in Epidemiology
05/13/16
1:00 PM
PGH 550
Toan Nguyen
Advisor: Dr. Marc Garbey
Ph.D. Proposal: Image Guided Liver Resections Using Mechanical Model and Smart Trocar
05/10/16
11:00 AM
PGH 501
Seyyedeh Qazale Mirsharif
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Automated Analysis Oof Child’s Egocentric Video for Studying Visual Focus of Attention and its Role in Early Learning and Cognitive Development
05/04/16
10:00 AM
PGH 501
Li Wei
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Human Groups as Contextual Feature in Video Analysis
04/26/16
1:00 PM
PGH 501
Xingliang Zou
Advisor: Prof. Albert M.K. Cheng
Ph.D. Proposal: Schedulability and Response Time Analysis of P-FRP Tasks
04/26/16
8:30 AM
HBSB 350
Kunal Parmar
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
M.S. Thesis: An Effective Approach to External Cluster Assessment With an Application to WHAN Galaxy Classification
04/25/16
10:00 AM
PGH 501D
Youcef Barigou
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Dissertation: Optimizing Communication-computation Overlap in High Performance Computing
04/22/16
10:00 AM
PGH 218
Xiaonan Tian
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Compiler Optimization Framework for Directive-Based GPU Computing
04/22/16
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Rohith Jidagam
Advisor: Dr. Christoph F. Eick, Dr. Nouhad Rizk
M.S. Thesis: Design and Implementation of Faculty Support System to Reduce Course Dropout Rates
04/21/16
4:00 PM
PGH 218
Pengfei Hao
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: A Checkpointing/Restart Approach for OpenSHMEM Fault Tolerance
04/21/16
10:00 AM
PGH 218
Cheng Wang
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: High-Performance Sparse Fourier Transform on Parallel Architectures
04/20/16
5:30 PM
PGH 550
Ming-Chih Shih
Advisor: Prof. Stephen Huang
Ph.D. Dissertation: Automated Analysis of Flow Cytometry Data for B-Cell Lymphoma
04/20/16
3:30 PM
PGH 218
Shiyao Ge
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: Implementation and Evaluation of Additional Parallel Features of Coarary Fortran
04/20/16
10:00 AM
PGH 218
Rengan Xu
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: Optimizing the Performance of Directive-based Programming Model for GPGPUs
04/19/16
1:00 PM
HBS 350
Renuka Pampana
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
M.S. Thesis: A New Approach To Domain Adaptation Applied To Supernova Photometric Classification
04/14/16
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Junmo An
Advisor: Prof. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
Ph.D. Dissertation: Sensors and System Integration for Magnetic Resonance Image (MRI)-Guided and Robot-Assisted Interventions
04/13/16
3:00 PM
HBSC 350
Salah Taamneh
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Proposal: SubjectBook: Hypothesis-Driven Ubiquitous Visualization for Affective Studies
04/11/16
4:00 PM
PGH 550
Xifeng Gao
Advisor: Prof. Guoning Chen and Zhigang Deng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Towards High Quality Hexahedral Meshes: Generation, Optimization, and Evaluation
04/08/16
2:30 PM
PGH 362
Xi Wnag
Advisor: Dr. Larry Shi
M.S. Thesis: Social Interaction and Development Tools for Autism
04/08/16
1:00 PM
PGH 550
Madhur Rajendran
Advisor: Dr. Zhigang Deng
M.S. Thesis: A Personalized Avatar and Physical Activity Game
04/08/16
12:00 PM
PGH 550
Mayur Rajendran
Advisor: Dr. Zhigang Deng
M.S. Thesis: Academia Arcana: A Gamified and Game-based Review Tool
03/29/16
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Yiqun Zhang
Advisor: Dr. Carlos Ordonez
M.S. Thesis: Scalable Machine Learning Algorithms in Parallel Database Systems Exploiting A Data Summarization Matrix
03/04/16
1:00 PM
HBS 352
Kinjal Dhar Gupta
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Proposal: Robust Domain Adaptation Using Active Learning
02/26/16
11:00 AM
HSBC 302
Kyeongan Kwon
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Proposal: Data Visualization Methods for Scientific Careers
01/15/16
8:30 AM
HBS 317
Zakariyya Mughal
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
M.S. Thesis: Converting a Neuron Morphology Reconstruction System: Open Science Design and Implementation
12/17/15
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Luis Moraes
Advisor: Dr. Rakesh Verma
Ph.D. Proposal: Analysis of Cryptographic Hash Functions
12/15/15
2:00 PM
PGH 501D
Olga Datskova
Advisor: Dr. Larry Shi
Ph.D. Proposal: Prescriptive Analytics Engine for Unstable Events in Distributed Environments
12/11/15
11:00 AM
PGH 501D
Shweta Jha
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Proposal: Performance Tuning of Parallel Applications
12/04/15
12:00 PM
PGH 550
Wellington Cabrera Arevalo
Advisor: Dr. Carlos Ordonez
Ph.D. Proposal: Optimized Algorithms for Data Analysis in Parallel Databases
12/02/15
1:00 PM
HBS 302
Levent Albayrak
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis, Dr. Yuriy Fofanov
Ph.D. Proposal: Novel Alignment Based Clustering Algorithms for Pan-Genome Analysis of Bacteria Species
12/01/15
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Hadi Montakhabi
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
M.S. Thesis: HPX-RTE: A Lightweight Runtime Environment For Open MPI
11/30/15
12:00 PM
HBS 317
Zakariyya Mughal
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
M.S. Thesis: Converting a Neuron Morphology Extraction System for Open Science: Design and Implementation
11/30/15
10:00 AM
PGH 218
Jeremy Kemp
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Proposal: Extending Directive Based Tasking Models to Exascale
11/30/15
10:00 AM
PGH 501D
Nirmala Rai
Advisor: Prof. Rakesh Verma
M.S. Thesis: A Multi-Pronged Approach to Phishing Email Detection
11/24/15
2:30 PM
PGH 218
Suyang Zhu
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: A Task-based Programming Methodology Using MCA Standards for Multicore Systems
11/24/15
1:30 PM
PGH 550
Puja Anchlia
Advisor: Prof. Christoph F. Eick
M.S. Thesis: Aerosol Data Modeling & Similarity Assessment - A Probabilistic Approach
11/24/15
1:00 PM
PGH 218
Peng Sun
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Proposal: High-Level Programming Model for Heterogeneous Embedded Systems using Multicore Industry Standard APIs
11/24/15
11:15 AM
PGH 550
Paul Amalaman
Advisor: Prof. Christoph F. Eick
Ph.D. Dissertation: New Approaches to Hierarchical Modeling — Frameworks, Algorithms, and Applications
11/23/15
4:00 PM
PGH 550
Ahmad Qawasmeh
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: Adaptive Task Scheduling Using Low-Level Runtime APIs and Machine Learning
11/23/15
9:00 AM
HBS 317
Panagiotis Moutafis
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Dissertation: Towards Improving Matching in Biometrics Systems
11/20/15
1:30 PM
HBS 350
Stanislav Yotov
Advisor: Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
M.S. Thesis: Towards a Change Detection in Laser Scanning Point Clouds
11/19/15
12:00 PM
HBS 315
Malcolm Dcosta
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Sympathetic Loading in Critical Tasks
11/19/15
10:00 AM
HBS 352
Avinash Wesley
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Eustressed or Distressed? Combining Physiology with Observation in Stress Studies
11/06/15
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Pranav Mantini
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Contextual Human Trajectory Forecasting within indoor environments and its Applications
10/29/15
9:30 AM
PGH 550
Akshay Soni
Advisor: Dr. Victoria Hilford
M.S. Thesis: Scaling Up and Exploring Marsh Science
10/13/15
11:30 AM
PGH 218D
Naveen Namashivayam
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: OpenSHMEM as an Effective Communication Layer for PGAS Models
07/28/15
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Cedric Robinet
Advisor: Prof. Marc Garbey
M.S. Thesis: Operating Room Awareness with the Smart Trocar: Innovative Laparoscopic Surgery
07/28/15
11:30 AM
PGH 550
David Chotard
Advisor: Dr. Shishir Shah
M.S. Thesis: Motion Histograms for Action Recognition Using a Convolutional Neural Network
07/28/15
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Adrien Sitter
Advisor: Dr. Shishir Shah
M.S. Thesis: Registration and Visualization of 3D Breast Images
07/24/15
5:00 PM
PGH 550
Gianluca Meloni
Advisor: Prof. Marc Garbey & Prof. Nuri F. Ince
M.S. Thesis: Space and Time Frequency-Dependent Interactions in Subthalamic Nucleus Local Field Potentials
07/24/15
3:30 PM
PGH 550
Valentina Simonetti
Advisor: Prof. Marc Garbey
M.S. Thesis: A Multiscale Model for Breast Conservative Therapy: Computational Framework and Clinical Validation
07/24/15
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Alessio Buccino
Advisor: Prof. Marc Garbey & Prof. Ahmet Omurtag
M.S. Thesis: Development of a Hybrid EEG-NIRS Brain-Computer Interface for Multiple Motor Tasks
07/02/15
11:00 AM
PGH 501
Zeinab Kazemi
Advisor: Prof. Albert M.K. Cheng
M.S. Thesis: Timing Analysis of the Abort-and-Restart Paradigm on a Scratchpad Memory-Based Execution Platform
05/14/15
9:00 AM
HBS 350
Giulia Toti
Advisor: Prof. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Proposal: Association Rule Mining for Risk Assessment in Epidemiology
05/13/15
9:00 AM
PGH 550E
Charu Hans
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Automated Segmentation, Analysis and Classification of Zebrafish Vasculature
05/05/15
12:30 PM
PGH 218
Rengan Xu
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Proposal: Optimizing the Performance of Directive-based Programming Model for GPGPUs
05/05/15
10:30 AM
PGH 218
Cheng Wang
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Proposal: Exploiting Data Locality for Irregular Applications on Shared Memory Multicore Architectures
04/29/15
2:30 PM
HBS 350
Paul Hernandez-Herrera
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Dissertation: 3-D Morphology Extraction of Neurons
04/28/15
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Haripriya Ayyalasomayajula
Advisor: Prof. Edgar Gabriel
M.S. Thesis: An Evaluation of the Spark Programming Model for Big Data Analytics
04/24/15
3:30 PM
T2 304
Lijuan Zhao
Advisor: Prof. Fatima Merchant, Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Methods for Processing 3D Images for Breast Morphology
04/24/15
11:00 AM
PGH 218
Xiaonan Tian
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Proposal: Compiler Optimization Framework for Directive-based Accelerator Computing
04/24/15
10:00 AM
PGH 218D
Siddhartha Jana
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Proposal: Optimizations for Energy Efficiency of Distributed Applications
04/22/15
4:00 PM
PGH 501D
Tayfun Tuna
Advisor: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok
Ph.D. Dissertation: Automated Lecture Video Indexing with Text Analysis and Machine Learning
04/22/15
9:30 AM
PGH 550
Vasanthi Vuppuluri
Advisor: Prof. Rakesh M Verma
M.S. Thesis: Textractor: A new approach for extracting N-grams, Collocations and Multi-Word Expressions
04/21/15
12:00 PM
PGH 550
David Sergio Matusevich
Advisor: Prof. Carlos Ordonez
M.S. Thesis: A Fast Clustering Algorithm Merging the Expectation Maximization Algorithm and Markov Chain Monte Carlo
04/20/15
12:00 PM
HBS 302
Ashik Khatri
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
M.S. Thesis: Effects of Prescriptive Design on the Usage of a Walking App
04/20/15
10:30 AM
PGH 550
Tao Feng
Advisor: Prof. Weidong Shi
Ph.D. Dissertation: Implicit and Continuous Approaches for Identity Management on Mobile Devices
04/17/15
11:00 AM
HBS 350
Roberto Valerio Molina
Advisor: Prof. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Dissertation: Choosing the Right Kernel A Meta-Learning Approach to Kernel Selection in Support Vector Machines
04/14/15
1:00 PM
HBS 315
Nripun Sredar
Advisor: Prof. George Zouridakis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Examining In Vivo Changes in the Lamina Cribrosa in Non-human Primates with Experimental Glaucoma
04/13/15
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Xifeng Gao
Advisor: Prof. Guoning Chen and Zhigang Deng
Ph.D. Proposal: Generation and Optimization of 3D Hexahedral Meshes
04/07/15
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Mahbubur Rahman
Advisor: Prof. Marc Garbey
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Multi-Scale Computational Framework to Understand Vascular Adaptation
04/06/15
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Shyam Sunder Reddy Kundooru
Advisor: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok
M.S. Thesis: Generalized Framework For Time Sensitive Decision Support System
03/31/15
10:00 AM
HBS 350
Dallas Brittany Kidd
Advisor: Prof. Ricardo Vilalta
M.S. Thesis: Using Machine Learning Methods for Automatic Classification of Classical Cepheids
03/03/15
1:00 PM
PGH 218
Deepak Eachempati
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: Compiler and Runtime Approach for Supporting Efficient Execution of Coarray Fortran Programs
02/25/15
11:00 AM
HBS 317
Panagiotis Moutafis
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Proposal: Towards Improving Matching in Biometrics Systems
02/06/15
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Fatih Akdag
Advisor: Prof. Christoph F. Eick
Ph.D. Proposal: A Hotspot Discovery and Summarization Framework for Spatiotemporal Datasets
12/11/14
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Youcef Barigou
Advisor: Prof. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Proposal: Optimizing Non-blocking Collective Communication Operations
12/03/14
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Jinxin Yang
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: A Validation Suite For High-level Directive-based Programming Model For Accelerators
12/02/14
9:00 AM
PGH 550
Pooja Chitral
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: Developing Accelerator Benchmark suite Using OpenACC Directives
11/24/14
2:30 PM
PGH 362
Qiang Li
Advisor: Prof. Omprakash Gnawali
M.S. Thesis: Concurrent Transmission with Adaptive Forwarder Set
11/24/14
1:30 PM
PGH 550
Mahima Joshi
Advisor: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok
M.S. Thesis: Evaluation of Speech and Text Based Indexing For Classroom Video Lectures
11/24/14
11:00 AM
PGH 501D
Dong Han
Advisor: Prof. Omprakash Gnawali
Ph.D. Dissertation: Energy Measurements and Analysis to Understand Computing Systems and Networks
11/20/14
2:45 PM
PGH 550
Daxiao Liu
Advisor: Prof. Albert M.K. Cheng
M.S. Thesis: An Energy-Saving Approach For Real-Time Highway Traffic Estimation Using GPS-Enabled Smartphones
11/19/14
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Yu Li
Advisor: Prof. Albert M.K. Cheng
Ph.D. Proposal: Theoretical Fundamentals of a Real-time Virtual Machine Monitor from the Resource Management Perspective
11/17/14
12:30 PM
PGH 550
Tao Feng
Advisor: Prof. Weidong Shi
Ph.D. Proposal: Continuous Mobile Identity Management Using Software and Hardware Solutions
11/11/14
9:30 AM
PGH 550
Wellington M. Cabrera
Advisor: Prof. Carlos Ordóñez
M.S. Thesis: Optimizing Bayesian Methods for High Dimensional Data Sets on Array-Based Parallel Database Systems
08/27/14
9:00 AM
HBS 317
Bassam Almogahed
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Dissertation: Towards Improved Classification of Imbalanced Data
07/30/14
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Wei Ding
Advisor: Prof. Stephen Huang
Ph.D. Dissertation: Detecting Network Intruders Connected Through Long Stepping-Stone Chains
07/29/14
1:00 PM
PGH 550
Ilyes Sghir
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
M.S. Thesis: Modeling Human Motion for Predicting Usage of Hospital Operating Room
07/23/14
11:00 AM
HBSB 350
Ushasi Ghosh
Advisor: Prof. Ricardo Vilalta
M.S. Thesis: Extraction of Underlying Soil Structure from Seismic Data using Data Mining Techniques
07/21/14
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Tanmay Thakur
Advisor: Prof. Rakesh Verma
M.S. Thesis: Preventing Digital Identity Theft Using Fundamental Characteristics
07/21/14
10:00 AM
HSBC 302
Ilyas Uyanik
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Monitoring Walking Behavior with Mobile Computing
07/02/14
3:30 PM
PGH 501
Varun Koshy Varghese
Advisor: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok
M.S. Thesis: Development and Evaluation of Text-Based Indexing for Lecture Videos
06/26/14
3:00 PM
PGH 550
Remi Salmon
Advisor: Prof. Marc Garbey
Ph.D. Dissertation: Modeling and Simulation for Breast Conserving Therapy
06/26/14
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Guillaume Joerger
Advisor: Prof. Marc Garbey
M.S. Thesis: Operating Room Awareness and Supervision in the Context of Laparoscopy
06/12/14
1:30 PM
HBS 280
Nripun Sredar
Advisor: Prof. George Zouridakis
Ph.D. Proposal: Examining In Vivo Changes in Lamina Cribrosa in Non-human Primates with Experimental Glaucoma
06/09/14
2:10 PM
PGH 362
Xiaoxi Man
Advisor: Prof. Christoph Eick
M.S. Thesis: Design and Implementation of a Co-Location Analysis Tool
05/27/14
2:30 PM
PGH 501
Varun Koshy Varghese
Advisor: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok
M.S. Thesis: Development and Evaluation of Text-Based Indexing for Lecture Videos
05/27/14
11:30 AM
PGH 550
Shon Patil
Advisor: Prof. Leiss
M.S. Thesis: Fundamentals of Digital Watermarking
05/22/14
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Xu Yan
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Modeling Local Behavior for Multi-Person Tracking
05/22/14
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Shon Patil
Advisor: Prof. Leiss
M.S. Thesis: Fundamentals of Digital Watermarking
05/15/14
1:00 PM
HBS 303
Malcolm Dcosta
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Proposal: Sympathetic Loading in Cognitive Tasks
05/12/14
11:00 AM
PGH 218
Ahmad Qawasmeh
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Proposal: Adaptive Scheduling for OpenMP Applications through A Similarity-Based System using Collector APIs
04/23/14
1:00 PM
HSBC 302
Kyeongan Kwon
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
M.S. Thesis: Interfacing Information in User Studies with Mixed Methods
04/23/14
11:30 AM
HSBC 302
Otto Dobretsberger
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Novel Algorithms for the Analysis and Manipulation of Short Genomic Sequences
04/23/14
11:00 AM
PGH 501D
Shuyu Xu
Advisor: Prof. Guoning Chen
M.S. Thesis: Efficient Visual Analysis of Steady Vector Fields based on Streamline Characterization
04/23/14
10:00 AM
PGH 501D
Hongyang Zhang
Advisor: Prof. Stephen Huang
M.S. Thesis: Detecting Intruders by Examining Packet Crossovers in Network Connections
04/23/14
10:00 AM
HSBC 302
Meenakshi Sharma
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Novel Algorithms to Estimate Genome Coverage Using High Throughput Sequencing Data
04/23/14
9:00 AM
PGH 362
Owais Ahmed
Advisor: Prof. Ricardo Vilalta
M.S. Thesis: Dataset Modification To Improve Machine Learning Algorithm Performance And Speed
04/22/14
2:30 PM
PGH 501D
Sujing Wang
Advisor: Prof. Christoph F. Eick
Ph.D. Dissertation: Spatial and Spatio-temporal Clustering
04/18/14
2:00 PM
PGH 362
Cheng Chen
Advisor: Prof. Zhigang Deng
M.S. Thesis: Avatar Creation and Customization for Health Games
04/18/14
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Charu Hans
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Automated Analysis of Zebrafish Vasculature using Confocal Images
04/11/14
10:30 AM
PGH 550
Binh Huy Le
Advisor: Prof. Zhigang Deng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Example-based Rigging and Real-time Animation of Characters with Linear Skinning Models
04/10/14
2:00 PM
HBS 350
Yen Hai Le
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Dissertation: Shape Priors for Segmentation of Mouse Brain in Gene Expression Images
04/09/14
1:30 PM
PGH 550
Swaroop S. Pophale
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: Static Analysis Tool for Synchronization Analysis, Representation, and Optimizations for Applications Using OpenSHMEM
04/08/14
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Apurva Bedagkar-Gala
Advisor: Dr. Shishir K. Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Person Re-identification in Distributed Wide Area Surveillance
04/07/14
10:30 AM
PGH 218
Munara Tolubaeva
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: Compiler Cost Model for Multicore Architectures
03/18/14
8:00 AM
HSBC 302
Ilyas Uyanik
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Proposal: Monitoring Walking Behavior with Mobile Computing
02/11/14
4:00 PM
PGH 550
Waleed Faris
Advisor: Prof. Kam-Hoi Cheng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Building a Natural Language Interface for ALPS
01/15/14
9:30 AM
PGH 550
Dong Han
Advisor: Prof. Omprakash Gnawali
Ph.D. Proposal: Energy Measurements and Analysis to Understand Computing Systems and Networks
12/11/13
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Pranav Mantini
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Context Based Human Trajectory Forecasting
12/04/13
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Junmo An
Advisor: Prof. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
Ph.D. Proposal: Sensors and System Integration for Magnetic Resonance Image (MRI)-Guided and Robot-Assisted Interventions
12/03/13
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Remi Salmon
Advisor: Prof. Marc Garbey
Ph.D. Proposal: Modeling and Simulation for Breast Conserving Therapy
12/03/13
2:30 PM
PGH 551D
James LaGrone
Advisor: Dr. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: Enhancing the Expressivity of OpenMP API Through Task-to-Task Synchronization
12/02/13
2:00 PM
PGH 362
Mahmut Unan
Advisor: Dr. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
M.S. Thesis: Modeling of Dual Modality Probe for Concurrently Collecting MR and Optical Spectra
11/18/13
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Anirup Dutta
Advisor: Prof. Omprakash Gnawali
M.S. Thesis: Large Scale Network Protocol Emulation On Commodity Cloud
11/15/13
11:30 AM
PGH 550
Md Tarikul Islam
Advisor: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok
M.S. Thesis: Efficient Message Logging to Support Process Replicas in a Volunteer Computing Environment
11/15/13
10:00 AM
PGH 563
Varun Shimoga Prakash
Advisor: Prof. Weidong Shi
M.S. Thesis: Resurrection: Rethinking Magnetic Tapes For Cost Efficient Data Preservation
11/11/13
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Bangsheng Sui
Advisor: Prof. Ricardo Vilalta
M.S. Thesis: Information Gain Feature Selection Based on Feature Interactions
11/08/13
2:30 PM
PGH 550
Vishwanath Venkatesan
Advisor: Prof. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Dissertation: On Scalable Collective I/O For High Performance Computing
11/08/13
11:00 AM
HSBC 302
Eswar Prasad
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
M.S. Thesis: Wearable Electrodermal Activity Sensing - A Validation Study
11/06/13
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Emil Bilgazyev
Advisor: Prof. Ernst L. Leiss
Ph.D. Dissertation: Reconstruction Models to Improve Image Quality
11/04/13
2:30 PM
PGH 550
Xiao Cheng
Advisor: Prof. Zhigang Deng
M.S. Thesis: GPU-accelerated Crowd Simulation with User-Guidance and Multi-level Uncertainty
11/04/13
1:30 PM
PGH 550
Wei Cao
Advisor: Prof. Guoning Chen
M.S. Thesis: Analysis Supported SPH Fluid Simulation
11/01/13
9:00 AM
HSBC 302
Avinash Wesley
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Proposal: Eustressed or Distressed? Combining Physiology with Observation in Stress Studies
10/25/13
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Sujing Wang
Advisor: Prof. Christoph F. Eick
Ph.D. Proposal: Spatial and Spatio-temporal Clustering
09/19/13
3:30 PM
PGH 501D
Tayfun Tuna
Advisor: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok
Ph.D. Proposal: Lecture Video Indexing and Keyword Search by using Text Extracted by OCR
09/19/13
2:30 PM
PGH 550
Manas Saha
Advisor: Prof. Venkat Subramaniam
M.S. Thesis: A Code Structure Visualization Tool for Groovy
08/30/13
9:00 AM
PGH 550
Son M. Hoang
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Pattern Recognition Approach to Learning Tracks of Heavy-Ion Particles in Timepix Detectors
07/22/13
1:00 PM
PGH 550
Ayodunni Aribuki
Advisor: Dr. Ernst Leiss
Ph.D. Dissertation: A High-Level Programming Model for Embedded Multicore Processors
07/18/13
1:00 PM
PGH 550
Jasmeet Kour
Advisor: Dr. Weidong Shi
M.S. Thesis: Security Risk Analysis of Google Play Applications
07/17/13
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Harshanand Nyshadham
Advisor: Prof. Zhigang Deng
M.S. Thesis: Visual Comparison Model for Transportation Data of Great Britain
07/17/13
1:30 PM
PGH 563
Fang Liu
Advisor: Prof. Albert M.K. Cheng
M.S. Thesis: An Energy Aware Management Technique for Real-time Multi-core Systems
07/15/13
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Varun Maheshwari
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
M.S. Thesis: Quantitative Comparison of Metrics for Human Pose Estimation
07/15/13
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Hakan Haberdar
Advisor: Dr. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Video-based Change Detection
07/08/13
10:30 AM
PGH 550
Ziyi Liu
Advisor: Prof. Weidong Shi
M.S. Thesis: CPU Transparent Protection of OS Kernel and Hypervisor Integrity with Programmable DRAM
06/24/13
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Khai Tran
Advisor: Dr. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Contextual Descriptors for Human Activity Recognition
05/16/13
9:00 AM
HBS 350
Paul Hernandez-Herrera
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Proposal: Three-Dimensional Morphology Extraction of Tubular Structures
05/07/13
1:00 PM
HBS 350
Bassam Almogahed
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Proposal: Classification of Imbalanced Data
05/06/13
9:00 AM
PGH 550
Wei Ding
Advisor: Prof. Barbara M. Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Similarity-Based Analysis Tool for Acientific Applications Porting
04/29/13
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Yuanfeng Wen
Advisor: Prof. Albert M.K. Cheng
M.S. Thesis: Energy Efficient Hybrid Display for Embedded and Mobile Systems
04/26/13
3:00 PM
HBS 350
Yen H. Le
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Proposal: Shape Priors for Segmentation of Mouse Brain in Gene Expression Images
04/19/13
12:00 PM
PGH 550
Rohit Nirmal
Advisor: Prof. Chang Yun
M.S. Thesis: Digital Health Game on Cervical Health and its Effect on American Women's Cervical Cancer Knowledge
04/19/13
9:30 AM
PGH 501D
Wei Guo
Advisor: Prof. Rakesh Verma
M.S. Thesis: Integrating a Preprocessor Based on Unification in the Laboratory for Rapid Rewriting
04/18/13
9:00 AM
PGH 501D
Kshitij Mehta
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Dissertation: Parallel I/O for Shared Memory Applications
04/16/13
12:00 PM
PGH 362
Chrysanthi Chaleva Ntina
Advisor: Prof. Zhigang Deng
M.S. Thesis: Stereo Calibration of Depth Sensors with 3D Correspondences and Smooth Interpolants
04/15/13
2:00 PM
HBS 350
Pengfei Guan
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
M.S. Thesis: Pattern Recognition of Space Plasma Regimes
04/11/13
1:30 PM
PGH 501D
Carlos R. Vanegas
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
M.S. Thesis: A Framework Architecture for Shared File Pointer Operations in Open MPI
04/05/13
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Zechun Cao
Advisor: Prof. Eick
M.S. Thesis: A Methodology for Finding Uniform Regions in Spatial Data and its Application to Analyzing the Composition of Cities
04/04/13
3:00 PM
PGH 550
Huy Nguyen
Advisor: Prof. Rong Zheng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Interactions on Complex Networks: Inference and Applications
04/04/13
8:45 AM
HSBC 306
Duc Duong
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Ph.D. Dissertation: Spatiotemporal Breathing Function Reconstruction
12/14/12
2:00 PM
T2 323
Lijuan Zhao
Advisors: Prof. Fatima Merchant and Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Longitudinal Characterization of Breast Morphology During Reconstructive Surgery
12/07/12
1:00 PM
PGH 550
Xu Yan
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Modeling Local Behavior for Multi-Person Tracking
12/03/12
1:00 PM
PGH 550
Praveen Mala
Advisor: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok
M.S. Thesis: Application Development for the Network Nodes of Software-Defined Networks
11/30/12
12:00 PM
PGH 501D
Hsu-Wan Kao
Advisor: Dr. Jehan-François Pâris
M.S. Thesis: Proteus: A Portable Simulation Program for Estimating Data Loss Risks in Disk Arrays
11/30/12
10:00 AM
PGH 501D
Khuong Vu
Advisor: Prof. Rong Zheng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Uncertainties in Sensor and Mobile Networks
11/30/12
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Roberto Valerio Molina
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Proposal: Kernel Properties
11/28/12
2:00 PM
PGH 550
Nikhil V. Navkar
Advisors: Dr. Nikolaos V. Tsekos and Dr. Zhigang Deng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Visual Force-Feedback Interfacing for Image-Guided Telemanipulated Robotic Surgical System
11/28/12
11:15 AM
PGH 501D
Priyanka Ghosh
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: Support For Dependency Driven Executions Among OpenMP Tasks
11/26/12
1:00 PM
PGH 550
Shailesh Mangrulkar
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
M.S. Thesis: Influence Of Runtime Parameters on the Performance of Parallel Applications
11/20/12
4:00 PM
PGH 550
Dat Chu
Advisors: Prof. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris and Prof. Shishir K. Shah
M.S. Thesis: Partial Face Recognition using Semi-Coupled Dictionary Learning
11/20/12
2:30 PM
SERC 4018
Mark M. Rojas
Advisor: Dr. Yuriy Fofanov
Ph.D. Dissertation: Computational Approaches to Detect Pathogens in the Presence of Complex Backgrounds
11/20/12
1:00 PM
SERC 4018
Georgiy Golovko
Advisor: Dr. Yuriy Fofanov
Ph.D. Dissertation: Effect of Repeatable Regions on Ability To Estimate Copy Number Variation in Human Genome By High Throughput Sequencing
11/19/12
10:00 AM
PGH 218D
Eduardo Gerardo Mendizabal Ruiz
Advisor: Prof. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris
Ph.D. Dissertation: Lumen Segmentation From Intravascular Ultrasound Data
11/15/12
2:30 PM
PGH 218
Francisco Ocegueda-Hernandez
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Dissertation: An Empirical Study of the Suitability of Class Decomposition for Linear Classifiers
11/15/12
1:00 PM
SERC 4018
Rui Zhu
Advisor: Prof. Yuriy Fofanov
M.S. Thesis: Algorithms and Data Structures to Detect Oncoviruses in Human Cancer Using Next Generation Sequencing Data
11/12/12
9:30 AM
PGH 550
Daniel Biediger
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
M.S. Thesis: Enhancing Multiple Sclerosis Lesion Segmentation in MRI Images
11/09/12
3:30 PM
PGH 550
Carlos Garcia-Alvarado
Advisor: Dr. Carlos Ordonez
Ph.D. Dissertation: Integrating and Analyzing Databases and Interrelated Documents
11/08/12
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Anand Arun Daga
Advisor: Dr. Jaspal Subhlok
M.S. Thesis: Accelerating Data-Intensive Computations Through Dynamic Network Traffic Optimization
11/07/12
3:00 PM
PGH 550
Son M. Hoang
Advisor: Dr. Ricardo Vilalta
Ph.D. Proposal: Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning for Tracks of Heavy-ion Particles in Timepix Detectors
10/22/12
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Binh H. Le
Advisor: Dr. Zhigang Deng
Ph.D. Proposal: Skinning Decomposition:Approaches and Applications for Performance Capture
07/25/12
02:00 PM
PGH 550
Naveen Mohanam
Advisor: Dr. Carlos Ordonez
M.S. Thesis: Integration of Linear Algebra Numerical Methods with a DBMS
07/20/12
11:00 AM
PGH 362
Rohan Nigam
Advisor: Prof. Lennart Johnsson
M.S. Thesis: Virtualization and High Performance Computing: A Quantitative Analysis of Xen and KVM
07/16/12
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Benjamin Soibam
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Dissertation: Quantitative Analysis of Exploratory Activity in Drosophila
07/16/12
09:30 AM
PGH 550
Arnaud Bonset
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
M.S. Thesis: A Quantitative Comparison of Local Feature Based Alignment Methods for Three Dimensional Nuclear Mapping
07/09/12
02:00 PM
PGH 550
Marlene Gilles
Advisor: Dr. Marc Garbey
M.S. Thesis: Breast Conservative Surgery Pilot Study: Data Acquisition Design and Image Processing
06/08/12
10:00 AM
PGH 315
Daniele Farris
Advisor: Prof. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
M.S. Thesis: Left Ventricle Segmentation Based On Real Time MR Image Intensity Projections
05/10/12
01:30 PM
PGH 550
Munara Tolubaeva
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
Ph.D. Dissertation: Compiler Cost Model for Many-core and Heterogeneous Architectures
05/09/12
02:00 PM
PGH 550
Vishwanath Venkatesan
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Dissertation: Towards High Performance Parallel I/O for Scientific Computing
05/07/12
03:00 PM
PGH 550
Sasi Kumar Pitchaimalai
Advisor: Dr. Carlos Ordonez
Ph.D. Dissertation: Efficient Incremental Bayesian Classification with SQL queries and UDFs
04/30/12
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Xiaohan Ma
Advisor: Prof. Zhigang Deng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Perceptual Analysis and Modeling of Facial Animation
04/24/12
02:30 PM
PGH 550
Otto Dobretsberger
Advisor: Prof. Yuriy Fofanov
M.S. Thesis: Algorithms and Data Structures for Storage and Manipulation of Next Generation Sequencing Data
04/23/12
07:30 PM
PGH 200
Mustafa Sherazi
Advisor: Dr. Victoria Hilford
M.S. Thesis: Virtual Surgery Trainer for Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization of Brain Tumor Growth
04/23/12
07:30 PM
PGH 200
Pratik Hande
Advisor: Dr. Victoria Hilford
M.S. Thesis: Virtual Surgery Trainer for Simulation of Blood Flow in Carotid Bifurcation
04/20/12
02:30 PM
PGH 362
Chong Wang
Advisor: Prof. Christoph F. Eick
M.S. Thesis: Protein Clustering and Function Identification
04/20/12
02:00 PM
PGH 550
Ashish Kapadia
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
M.S. Thesis: Comparative Analysis of Change Detection Models for Aerial Imagery
04/20/12
12:30 PM
PGH 362
Walid Ali Elkour
Advisor: Dr. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: Dragon2.1: Array Data Dependence Analysis
04/20/12
11:00 AM
T2 323
Arijit Bose
Advisor: Dr. Fatima Merchant
M.S. Thesis: Automated Alignment of 3D Torso Images
04/20/12
10:00 AM
PGH 550
Sayan Ghosh
Advisor: Prof. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: Energy Efficiency of Parallel Scientific Kernels
04/19/12
03:00 PM
PGH 550
Ricardo E. Mauricio
Advisor: Dr. Barbara Chapman
M.S. Thesis: Towards a Fault Tolerant OpenSHMEM
04/10/12
12:30 PM
PGH 501D
Ahmet E. Sonmez
Advisor: Prof. Nikolaos V. Tsekos
Ph.D. Dissertation: A Novel Approach for Multimodality Loco-Regional Robot-Assisted Biosensing
04/09/12
10:30 AM
PGH 550
Chaitanya Belwal
Advisor: Prof. Albert M.K. Cheng
Ph.D. Dissertation: Response Time Analysis and Scheduling for the Transactional Execution Model of a Functional Programming Paradigm
04/02/12
3:00 PM
PGH 550
Rakhi Anand
Advisor: Dr. Edgar Gabriel
Ph.D. Dissertation: Efficient Communication for Replicated Processes in Volunteer Environments
04/02/12
2:00 PM
PGH 501D
Longyi Qi
Advisor: Dr. Venkat Subramaniam
M.S. Thesis: A Static Code Analysis Tool for Objective-C and Related Languages
01/30/12
9:00 AM
PGH 550
Khai Tran
Advisor: Prof. Shishir Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Contextual Descriptors for Human Activity Recognition
01/30/12
10:30 AM
PGH 550
Apurva Bedagkar-Gala
Advisor: Prof. Shishir K. Shah
Ph.D. Proposal: Person Re-identification in Distributed Wide Area Surveillance