Work Experience

Currently
Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA
Ph.D. Graduate Research Assistant in the Polo Club of Data Science
Summer 2015
Pindrop Atlanta, GA
Ph.D. Intern
Summer 2014
Google Mountain View, CA
Ph.D. Software-Engineer Intern Mentor: Esteban Real
Fall 2013
LogicBlox Atlanta, GA
Ph.D. Intern
Summer 2013
Google, Mountain View, CA
Ph.D. Software-Engineer Intern Mentor: Yanli Cai
Summer 2010
University of Houston, researched in the Computational Physiology Lab performing thermal facial expression recognition research.
Summer 2009
University of Iowa, worked as a software engineer to develop tools for drawing and testing students on organic chemistry.

Academic & Industrial Interests

Visual Analytics with Machine Learning, can machine learning improve visual analytics interactions? Absolutely.
Large Scale Graph Algorithms, quickly approximating solutions to the subgraph-isomorphism problem.
Graph Data Mining, edge inference, fast multicore, multinode graph metrics.

Publications

Education

Currently
Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA
Ph.D. Graduate Research Assistant in the Polo Club of Data Science
Spring 2014
Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta, GA
Masters in Computational Science and Engineering
2007-2011
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Terre Haute, IN
Double major in Computer Science and Mathematics.

Technical Skills

Programming
C/C++   Matlab   Java   R   Javascript   SQL
HPC
MPI   OpenMP   MapReduce/Hadoop
Visualization
D3   WebGL   OpenGl   jQuery

Teaching

Spring 2014
Teaching Assistant, CSE 6242, Data and Visual Analytics
Spring 2012
Teaching Assistant, CSE 6730, Modeling and Simulation: Fundamentals & Implementation

Honors & Awards

Fall 2015-Ongoing
FLAMEL Fellowship
2011-2015
Presidential Fellowship
Summer 2010
Best Poster, Computational Science and Cybersecurity best paper award at the University of Houston
2007-2011
Dean's List