Team Members

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Front row: (From L to R) Heng Zhang, Ranvijay Singh, Charitha Saumya, Yi-shan Lin,
Saurabh Bagchi, Ehab Ghabashneh, Ran Xu, Subramaniyam Kannan, Rakesh Kumar

Back row: (From L to R) Paul Wood, Yi-chieh Ho, Mustafa Abdallah, Chris Wright, Michael
Roth, Peter Bai, Jinkyu Koo

Missing: Chris Gutierrez, Sachan Ganesh, Shaojiang Zhong, Ashraf Mahgoub, Naif S
Almakhdhub, Abraham Clements

September, 2017

Previous group social photos

Faculty

Saurabh Bagchi

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Purdue Affiliated Faculty

  • Ananth Grama: Cyberinfrastructure for genomics
  • Milind Kulkarni: Reliable parallel applications
  • Felix Lin: Performance debugging in heterogeneous systems
  • Mathias Payer: Embedded security
  • Chunyi Peng: Reliable edge computing
  • Bruno Ribeiro: Neural networks for systems
  • Eugene Spafford: Deception for enhancing computer security
  • Shreyas Sundaram: Game theory for embedded security
  • He Wang: Crowdsensing and cellular networks

Outside Purdue External Collaborators

  • Sasa Misailovic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Ignacio Laguna, Todd Gamblin, Dong Ahn: Lawrence Livermore National Lab (LLNL)
  • Mostafa Ammar, Ellen Zegura: Georgia Tech
  • Larry Deatrick, Patricia Beane: Northrop Grumman
  • Rajesh Panta, Kaustubh Joshi: AT&T Labs
  • Folker Meyer: Argonne National Lab
  • Bret Madsen: HP Enterprise
  • Rudi Eigenmann: University of Delaware

Research Scientists

None currently. Looking for one-two.

Graduate Students

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Ashraf Youssef Mahgoub

Research Project: MG-Rast

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Charitha Saumya (co-supervised with Milind Kulkarni, Purdue ECE)

Research Project: Automatic fault detection in large scale distributed systems

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Heng Zhang

Research Project: Mobile Crowdsensing

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Mustafa Abdallah (co-supervised with Shreyas Sundaram, Purdue ECE)

Research Project: Game Theoretic Security in Cyber Physical Systems

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Ran Xu

Research Project: Reliability in approximate computing

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Rakesh Kumar

Research Project: Failure Analysis of High Performance Computing Systems; Approximate Video
Analytics

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Edgardo Alberto Barsllo Yi

Research Project: Wearable Resilience
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Christopher Wright

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Naif S Almakhdhub

Research Project: Security Benchmarking
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Peter Bai

Research Project: Streaming applications on embedded devices
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Chandan Bothra

Research Project: Dependable edge computing
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Abraham Clements (co-supervised with Mathias Payer, CS)

Research Project: Security in embedded systems
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Manish Nagaraj (co-supervised with Aniket Kate, CS)

Research Project: Reliable distributed protocols in IoT systems
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Shikhar Suryavansh (co-supervised with Mung Chiang, ECE)

Research Project: Dependable edge computing
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Undergraduate Students

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Michael Roth

Research project: Reliable mobile crowdsensing
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Sachandhan Ganesh

Research Project: Regulatory Element Classification using Deep Learning
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Alexander Michaelson Medoff

Research Project: Dependable online upgrade of distributed
cloud-based systems
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Natat Sombuntham

Research Project: Failure analysis of supercomputing clusters
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DCSL Award Winners

YearGroup Champ AwardeeBest Fresher Awardee
Spring 2018Ashraf Mahgoub
"Taming the power of Cassandras"
Pradeep Venkata Kotipalli
"Fast and accurate: in GPU programs"
Fall 2017Ran Xu
"Accuracy, Reliability, & Speed: Making the twains meet"
Mustafa Abdallah
"For gaming all the way to security"
Spring 2017Paul Wood
"All systems firing on all cylinders"
Joint winners:
Ran Xu
"For showing that we do not have to choose between accuracy and speed"
Heng Zhang
"For harnessing the wisdom of the crowds"
Spring 2016Subrata Mitra

"For bringing reliable system design principles to real systems"
Tara Elizabeth Thomas

"For bringing optimization and simulation to an alien world of GE advanced manufacturing"
Fall 2015Nawanol Theera-Ampornpunt

"For application of ML to computer systems and genomics problems"
Christopher Michael Wright

"For creating a new DSL and its compiler infrastructure"
Fall 2014Kanak

"For bringing the discipline of dependable computing to the magical work of genomics
Not Awarded
Spring 2014Fahad

"For work on NEES operations and systems debugging "
Raghav

"For fearlessly working with Androids and Blades"
Fall 2013Bowen

"For work on performance evaluation and debugging of distributed applications For handling multiple bosses "
Kanak

"For infusing path-breaking bioinformatics work into DCSL"
Spring 2013Matt

"For innovative work in embedded system debugging and taking bold steps toward commercializing it"
Subrata

"For innovative work in large-scale system debugging and leading the LLNL collaboration"
Fall 2012 GasparChris
Spring 2012MattPaul
Spring 2011IgnacioBowen
Spring 2010DongHoonN/A
Fall 2009 TanzimaN/A
Spring 2009RajeshN/A
Fall 2008 IgnacioN/A
Fall 2007RajeshN/A
Spring 2007IssaIgnacio
Fall 2006 IssaGaspar

Alumni (Ph.D.)

    • Chris Gutierrez
    • Graduated: Fall 2017
    • Employer: Intel
    • Kanak Mahadik
    • Graduated: Summer 2017
    • Employer: Adobe Research
    • Jeffrey Avery
    • Graduated: Summer 2017
    • Employer: Northrop Grumman (Future Technical Leader program)
    • Nawanol Theera-Ampornpunt
    • Graduated: Summer 2017
    • Employer: Assistant Professor at Prince of Songkla University,
      Thailand
    • Subrata Mitra
    • Graduated: Fall 2016
    • Employer: Adobe Research
    • Paul Wood
    • Graduated: Spring 2016
    • Employer: Purdue University
    • Amiya Maji
    • Graduated: Spring 2015
    • Employer: Purdue University
    • Matthew Tan Creti
    • Graduated: Spring 2015
    • Employer: Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer, SensorHound,
      Inc.
    • Fahad Ali Arshad
    • Graduated: Summer 2014
    • Employer: eLynx (Cincinnati, OH)
    • Bowen Zhou
    • Graduated: Summer 2014
    • Employer: Turn (Redwood City, CA)
    • Gaspar Modelo Howard
    • Graduated: Spring 2013
    • Employer: Boeing (Sunnyvale, CA)
    • Tanzima Zerin
    • Graduated: Spring 2013
    • Employer: Lawrence Livermore National Lab
    • Thesis [ pdf
      ]
    • Ignacio Laguna
    • Graduated: Fall 2012
    • Employer: Lawrence Livermore National Lab
    • Thesis [ pdf
      ]
    • Donghoon Shin
    • Graduated: Summer 2012
    • Employer: Arizona State University (Assistant Professor)
    • Thesis [ pdf
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    • Jinkyu Koo
    • Graduated: Summer 2012
    • Employer: Samsung Electronics
    • Sarah Sellke
    • Graduated: Spring 2010
    • Employer: Purdue University (Visiting Assistant Professor in the
      Statistics Department)
    • Thesis [ pdf
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    • Rajesh Panta
    • Graduated: Spring 2010
    • Employer: AT&T Labs (Researcher in Florham Park, NY lab)
    • Thesis [ pdf
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    • Yu-Sung Wu (Hank)
    • Graduated: Spring 2009
    • Employer: National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (Assistant
      Professor)
    • Thesis [ pdf
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    • Gunjan Khanna
    • Graduated: Summer 2007
    • Employer:McKinsey & Company
    • Thesis [ pdf
      ]
    • Issa Khalil
    • Graduated: Fall 2006
    • Employer: United Arab Emirates University (Assistant Professor)
    • Thesis [ pdf
      ]

Alumni (MS)

    • Ayush Patwari
    • Graduated: Summer 2017
    • Employer: Google, CA
    • Tara Thomas
    • Graduated: Summer 2017
    • Employer: Apple, CA
    • Suhas Javagal
    • Graduated: Spring 2016
    • Employer: Oracle, CA
    • Lakshman Pasala
    • Graduated: Spring 2016
    • Employer: Intel, OR
    • Ravi Gupta
    • Graduated: Summer 2016
    • Employer: Intel, OR
    • Nina Baker
    • Graduated: Summer 2011
    • Employer: Google
    • Ignacio Laguna
    • Graduated: Summer 2008
    • Employer: PhD student, Purdue
    • Carlos Perez
    • Graduated: Summer 2007
    • Employer: US Patents and Trademarks Ofc.
    • Mike Cheng
    • Graduated: Summer 2006
    • Employer: Morningstar
    • Vinita Apte
    • Graduated: Summer 2006
    • Employer: Cummins
    • Bryan Rabeler
    • Graduated: Summer 2006
    • Employer: AMD
    • Padma Varadharajan
    • Graduated: Summer 2005
    • Employer: Microsoft
    • Mark Krasniewski
    • Graduated: Summer 2005
    • Employer: Southwest Research Institute
    • Yu-Chun Mao
    • Graduated: Summer 2005
    • Employer: Microsoft
    • Nipoon Malhotra
    • Graduated: Summer 2004
    • Employer: Microsoft
    • John Rogers
    • Graduated: Summer 2003
    • Employer: Bank of America
    • Jason Rahman
    • Graduated: Spring 2016
    • Employer: Facebook

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