Former Members, Visitors, Advisees

May 29th, 2012

ZiJie Qi
Ph.D. student, Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Computer Science
M.S. Computer Science, The University of Alabama
E-mail: zqi at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Data Mining

Michael Byrd MS
M.S. student, Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Computer Science
B.S. Computer Science, 2005 UC Davis
E-mail: Byrd at cs.ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Moving object queries and Scientific workflows

David Welker
Developer, UC Davis Genome Center
B. S. Information and Computer Science, UC Irvine
E-mail: dwelker at ucdavis.edu
Projects: Kepler CORE

Dr. Timothy McPhillips
Associate Project Scientist, UC Davis Genome Center
B.S. Chemistry, California State University Northridge
Ph.D. Chemistry, California Institute of Technology
E-mail: tmcphillips at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Scientific workflows, data provenance, bioinformatics

Wei Yu Ph.D.
Ph.D. Student, Dept. of Computer Science & the Genome Center
B.S. Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
M.S. University of California, Riverside
Thesis topic: Distance functions on moving object trajectories

Dr. Ustun Yildiz
Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept. of Computer Science
B.S. Computer Science, Galatasaray University
M.S. Computer Science, INRIA-LORIA, University of Nancy
Ph.D. Computer Science, INRIA-LORIA, University of Nancy
Research Interests: Scientific workflows, SOA, provenance, data integration

Supriya Gulati MS
MS Student, Dept. of Computer Science (2007 – 2010)
B.E. Computer Engineering, University of Mumbai, India(2003-2007)
Research Interests: exploring new requirements and challenges in query processing continuous, rapid, time-varying data streams from sensors

Dave Thau Ph.D. (Google)
Ph.D. Student, Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Computer Science (2010)
M.S. Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
M.S. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
B.S. Cognitive Science, University of California, Los Angeles
Research Interests: Representing and reasoning over taxonomies and taxanomic articulations, ontologies

Manish Anand Ph.D. (San Diego Supercomputer Center, UCSD)
Ph.D. student, Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Computer Science(2006-2010)
B.Tech, Computer Science and Engineering, Intl. Inst. of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad, India
Research Interests: Scientific workflows and provenance in scientific workflows

Dr. Shawn Bowers (Asst. Prof., Computer Science Department, Gonzaga University; Assoc. Proj. Scientist: 2004-2009)
Prof. Mathias Weske (Hasso Plattner Institut, U Potsdam; sabbatical visitor: 2009)
Dipl.-Ing. Christopher Tuot (DFKI, U Kaiserslautern, visiting scholar: 2008)
Dipl.-Inf. Sven Koehler (TU Illmenau, visiting scholar: 2008)
Dr. Norbert Podhorszki (Oak Ridge National Labs; postdoc 2006-2007)
Dr. Ullas Nambiar (IBM Research, India; postdoc 2005-2006)
Dr. Carlos Rueda (Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute; postdoc: 2007)
M.S. Tim Wong (VMware; MS graduate 2006)