Current Students

 

Research Advisees

Ali Murat Gok, Ph.D. (expected graduation May 2018)

Walter P. Murphy Fellowship, Northwestern University, 2012–2013

Haiyang Han, Ph.D. (expected graduation May 2020)

Royal E. Cabell Fellowship, Northwestern University, 2015–2016

 

Current M.S. Advisees (Thesis/Project M.S.)

Vijay Kandiah, Thesis M.S. (expected graduation December 2017)

Thesis: The Impact of VaLHALLA Adders on GPUs

Zhenduo Zhai, Project M.S. (expected graduation December 2017)

Project: An Educational Tool for Multicore Design Space Analytic Modeling

 

M.S. Advisees (Course-based M.S.)

Yifei Deng, M.S.

Ziwei Dong, M.S.

Yinni Jin, M.S.

Tianyi Li, M.S.

Xueying Liao, M.S.

Yabo Ming, M.S.

Dong Wang, M.S.

Ziyang Wu, M.S.

Xinke Yi, M.S.

Weixiang Zhang, M.S.

Zequan Zhou, M.S.

 

 

Alumni

 

Alumni (Ph.D.)

George Tziantzioulis, Ph.D. June 2017

Terminal Year Fellowship, Northwestern University, Winter 2017

Walter P. Murphy Fellowship, Northwestern University, Spring 2012

Thesis: Harnessing Approximation for Energy- and Power-Efficient Computing

Yigit Demir, Ph.D. August 2015

Best Ph.D. Dissertation Award in Computer Engineering, Northwestern University, 2016

Walter P. Murphy Fellowship, Northwestern University, 2010–2011 and Spring 2012

Morrison Fellowship, Northwestern University, 2011

Thesis: High-Performance and Energy-Efficient Computer System Design Using Photonic Interconnects

First employment: Intel, Computational Lithography Technology Group

 

Alumni (Thesis/Project M.S.)

Besnik Pashaj, M.S., August 2014
Thesis: Performance and Power Analysis of Specialized Instruction Sets Processors

First Employment: Silicon Micro Display

Xinxin Huang, M.S., June 2013

Project: Modeling the Impact of Process and Thermal Variations and Materials on Nanophotonic Devices

First Employment: Northwestern University, Enterprise Systems

Bhargavraj Patel, M.S., June 2013

Thesis: Exploring a Compressed Cache to Implement Efficient Hardware Prefetching in Multicore Processors

First Employment: Qualcomm

Ke Liu, M.S., December 2012

Walter P. Murphy Fellowship, Northwestern University, 2010–2011 and Spring 2012

Thesis: Hardware Error Rate Characterization with Below-nominal Supply Voltages

First Employment: Intel (CCDO)

Mathew Lowes, M.S., March 2011

Nation Merit Scholarship, Northwestern University, 2006

Thesis: A Feature Selection Framework for Data Prefetching

First Employment: Intel (Austin, TX)

 

Alumni (Undergraduate Researchers)

Dana Wilson, B.S., June 2014

Project: Design for Dark Silicon

First employment: Google

Marija Spaic, B.S., June 2013

Project: Design for Dark Silicon

First employment: Peddinghaus Corporation

Sourya Roy, B.S., May 2011

Undergraduate Research Award, Northwestern University, March 2011

Honors Thesis: Elastic Fidelity: Trading-off Computational Accuracy for Energy Reduction

First Employment: Keystone Strategy (startup)

Eric Anger, B.S., June 2010

Undergraduate Research Award, Northwestern University, March 2010

Project: Distributed Caches

First Employment: Ph.D. student at Georgia Tech

 

Alumni (Course-based M.S.)

Jiawen Ou, M.S. December 2016

Qian Xiao, M.S. December 2016

Yuanwei Zhang, M.S. December 2016

Fei Zhao, M.S. December 2016

Tianyuan (Tommy) Zhao, M.S. December 2015

Bingyu (Frank) Wang, M.S. December 2015

Srinivas Balusu, M.S. June 2015

Muzhi Wang, M.S. December 2014

Cancan Jin, M.S. December 2014

Samarth Zankharia, M.S. December 2014