People

June 30th, 2012

Faculty

Dr. Bertram Ludäscher
Professor, Dept. of Computer Science & the Genome Center
M.S. (Dipl.-Inform.), Technical University of Karlsruhe
Ph.D. (Dr.rer.nat.), University of Freiburg
E-mail: ludaesch at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Scientific data & workflow management, foundations of databases

Dr. Todd J. Green
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Computer Science
B.S., Yale University
M.S., University of Washington
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
E-mail: green at cs.ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Database systems and theory, data integration and data exchange, data provenance, incomplete and probabilistic databases

Researchers, Staff

Dr. Quinn Hart
COMET project manager
M.S. Optical Sciences, Univeristy of Arizona, Tucson
Ph.D. Computer Science, University of California, Davis
E-mail: qjhart at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Remote Sensing, GIS, Data Interoperability

Dr. Lei Dou
Postdoctoral Researcher, UC Davis Genome Center
B.S. Computer Science, National University of Defense Technology, China
Ph.D. Computer Science, National University of Defense Technology, China
E-mail: ldou at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Scientific workflows, distributed computing, bioinformatics

Dr. Daniel Zinn
Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept. of Computer Science
M.S. (Dipl. Inf.), Computer Science, Technical University of Ilmenau, Germany
M.S. Computer Science, University of California, Davis
Ph.D. Computer Science, University of California, Davis
E-mail: dzinn at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Databases and programming languages

Gongjing Cao
Developer, Dept. of Computer Science
B.S. Information System, National University of Defense Technology, China
M.S. Computer Science, Florida international University
E-mail: gcao at ucdavis.edu
Projects: COMET

Justin Merz
Developer, Dept. of Land Air and Water Resources
B. S. Computer Science and Engineering, UC Davis
E-mail: jrmerz at ucdavis.edu
Projects: COMET

Víctor Cuevas Vicenttín
Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept. of Computer Science
B.S. and M.S. Computer Science, Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico
Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Grenoble, France
E-mail: vcuevasvicenttin at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Scientific workflows and databases

Students

Saumen Dey
Ph.D. student, Dept. of Computer Science
MBM Systems and Operations Research, University of Calcutta, India
B.Sc, Mathematics, Jadavpur University, India
E-mail: scdey at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Exploring the power of meta-data in web application development

Sven Koehler
Ph.D. student, Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Computer Science
M.S. (Dipl. Inf.), Computer Science, Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany
E-mail: svkoehler at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Distributed Computing, Modeling techniques

Anandarup Sarkar
Ph.D. student, Department of Computer Science
B.Tech, Information Technology, Heritage Institute of Technology(WBUT), Kolkata, India
E-mail: asarkar at ucdavis.edu
Research Interests: Scientific workflows and data provenance

Sean Riddle
Developer, UC Davis Genome Center
Ph.D. student, Department of Computer Science, UC Davis(since 2010)
B. S. Computer Science and Engineering, UC Davis
E-mail: swriddle at ucdavis.edu
Projects: REAP

Mingmin Chen
Ph.D. student, Dept. of Computer Science
B.S. Computer Science, University of Science and Technology, China, 2009
E-mail: chenmi at cs.ucdavis.edu

Chengyi Bao
Ph.D. student, Dept. of Computer Science
B.S. Computer Science, Shanghai Jao-Tong University, 2008
M.S. Computer Science, Shanghai Jao-Tong University, 2010
E-mail: cbao at ucdavis dot edu
Research Interests: Query optimization, data warehouse, database security

Michael Wang
M.S. student, Dept. of Computer Science
E-mail: mlywang at ucdavis.edu
Projects:Taverna to Kepler workflow conversions, web service conversions with regards to COMAD

 

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