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PhD Year Student PhD Advisor Dissertation Title Employment

2018 Gitesh Dawer A. Barbu Neural Rule Ensembles: Encoding Feature Interactions into Neural Networks Machine Learning Engineer, Apple
Matthew Hancock J. Magnan Algorithmic Lung Nodule Analysis in Chest Tomography Images: Lung Nodule Malignancy Likelihood Prediction and a Statistical Extension of the Level Set Image Segmentation Method Scientific Software Developer, Enthought, Austin TX
Yaqing You K. Gallivan / P. Absil A Riemannian Approach for Computing Geodesics in Elastic Shape Space and its Applications Quantitative Associate, Wells Fargo, San Francisco, CA
Xinru Yuan K. Gallivan / P. Absil Riemannian Optimization Methods for Averaging Symmetric Positive Definite Matrices Data Scientist , Esurance, San Francisco, CA

2017 Melissa Marchand K. Gallivan / P. Van Dooren Low-rank Riemannian Optimization Approach to the Role Extraction Problem Scientist, Panama City Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City FL
Chaoxu Pei M. Sussman / M. Hussaini Space-time Spectral Element Methods in Fluid Dynamics and Material Science Equity Model Validator, Citibank, Tampa FL
Liang-Hsuan Tai K. Gallivan / A. Srivastava Trend and Variable-phase Seasonality Estimation from Functional Data Research Engineer United Microelectronics Corp., Hsinchu, Taiwan

2016 Justin Cole Z. Musslimani Nonlinear Schroedinger-type Systems: Complex Lattices and Non-Paraxiality Research Associate, University of Colorado at Boulder
Justin Eilertsen J. Magnan Local and Global Bifurcations in Finite-Dimensional Center Manifold Equations of Double Diffusive Convection Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Shool of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI

2015 Daozhi Han X. Wang Diffuse Interface Method for Two-phase Incompressible Flows Assistant Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla MO
Dong Sun X. Wang / M. Gunzberger High Order Long-time Accurate Methods for Stokes-Darcy System and Uncertainty Quantification of Contaminant Transport Senior Structuring Analyst, Constellation, Balitmore MD
Celes Woodruff X. Wang Efficient and Accurate Numerical Schemes for Long Time Statistical Properties of the Infinite Prandtl Number Model for Convection Assistant Professor, James Madison University, Harrisonburg VA
Guifang Zhou K. Gallivan / P. Van Dooren Rank-constrained Optimization: A Riemannian Manifold Approach Senior Data Analyst, Athenium Analytics, Washington DC

2014 Wen Huang K. Gallivan / P. Absil Optimization algorithms on Riemannian manifolds with applications Associate Professor, Xiamen University, China
Matthew Jemison M. Sussman An asymptotically preserving method for multiphase flow Postdoctoral Researcher, Mechanical Engineering, Florida State University
Andrew Winters D. Kopriva Discontinuous Galerkin spectral element approximations for the reflection and transmission of waves from moving material interfaces Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

2013 Yanyan He M. Hussaini Uncertainty quantification and data fusion based on Dempster-Shafer theory Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Utah
Yaning Liu M. Hussaini/Ökten Non-intrusive methods for probabilistic uncertainty quantification and global sensitivity analysis in nonlinear stochastic phenomena Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

2012 Tianyu Liang X. Wang / A. Kercheval Alternative models for stochastic volatility corrections for equity and interest rate derivatives Quantitative Analyst, ING (Philadelphia)

2011 Cesar Acosta-Miloni D. Kopriva Discontinuous Galerkin spectral element approximations on moving meshes for wave scattering from reflective moving boundaries Universidad Del Quindío, Uniquindío, Colombia

Xiao Chen M. Navon / M. Sussman 4-D var data assimilation and POD model reduction methodologies applied to geophysical fluid dynamics models Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Center for Applied Scientific Research

Austen C. Duffy M. Sussman / M. Hussaini Massively parallel algorithms for CFD simulation and optimization on heterogeneous many-cove architectures Computational/Software Developer, Citilabs

Philip P. LePoudre C. Tam Computational aeroacoustics cascade model of fan noise University of Saskatchewan, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Qin Li G. Erlebacher / X. Wang Sparse approximation and its applications Postdoctoral Researcher, Food and Drug Administration

Chunhong Qi K. Gallivan / P. Absil Numerical optimization methods on Riemanian manifolds Instructor, Nanjing Foreign Language School Xian Lin Campus

2010 Ji Shen G. Erlebacher / X. Wang No-reference natural image/video quality assessment of noisy, blurry, or compressed images/videos based on hybrid curvelet, wavelet, and cosine transforms Android lead developer, Huffington Post

Svetlana Simakhina M. Sussman Level set and conservative level set methods on dynamic quadrilateral grids

Yaohong Wang M. Sussman Numerical methods for two-phase jet flow University of California Santa Barbara, Department of Mathematics

2009 Fei Hua X. Wang / M. Gunzburger Modeling, analysis and simulation of the Stokes-Darcy system with Beavers-Joseph interface condition Sales and Trading Associate, Nomura Securities International

Edwin Jimenez M. Hussaini Uncertainty quantification of nonlinear stochastic phenomena Staff Scientist, California Institute of Technology

2008 Haomin Lin Peterson/Gunzburger An optimal control problem for a time dependent Ginzburg-Landau model of superconductivity Private sector job, China

Hoa V. Nguyen M. Gunzburger Centroidal Voronoi Tessellations for mesh generation: from uniform to anisotropic adaptive triangulations Assistant Professor, Trinity University

2007 Wan-Kan Chan M. Gunzburger Analysis and approximation of a two-banded Ginzburg-Landau model of superconductivity Postdoctoral Researcher, North Carolina State University

Zheng Chen M. Gunzburger ANOVA for parameter dependent nonlinear PDEs and numerical methods for the stochastic Stokes equations Assistant Professor, Southern University

Yuki Saka M. Gunzburger Analysis of two PDE models in fluid mechanics: nonlinear spectral eddy-viscosity model of turbulence and infinite Prandti-number model of mantle convection Patent office, Japan

Clayton Webster M. Gunzburger Sparse collocation techniques for the numerical solution of stochastic partial differential equations Senior scientist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee

2006 Santharam Akella M. Navon Deterministic and stochastic aspects of data assimilation NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

2005 Ana-Maria Croicu M. Hussaini Single and multiple-objective stochastic programming with applications to aerodynamics Professor, Department of Mathematics, Kennesaw State University, GA
2005 Zhenlu Cui Q. Wang Rheology and Mesoscale Morphology of Flows of Chlesteric and Nemetic Liquid Crystal Polymers Professor, Fayetteville State University, NC

Samet Kadigoglu M. Sussman All Speed Multi-Phase Flow Solvers Professor, Department of Mathematical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University

2002 Cristian Homescu M. Navon Optimal control of continuous and discontinouos flow Vice President, SIG Analytics - Commodities, Wells Fargo Securities (Charlotte, NC)