Former Students of Jeff Phillips
  • Zahra Fahimfar (MS Thesis 2018) Detecting Potential Lensed Galaxies Behind Foreground Galaxy Targets Using Machine Learning Techniques
  • Giorgi Kvernadze (BS Thesis 2018) Data-Driven Secret Santa | first job @ MS student in Computing @ UofU.
  • Roy Y. Wong (MS Thesis 2017) Moran's I Spatial Auto-Correlation and Anomaly Detection Utilizing PCA and High Dimensional Feature Vectors
  • Safia Hassan (BS Thesis 2017) Evaluating the Relationship between Vector Spaces of Word Embeddings | first job @ MS student in Computing at UofU.
  • Mina Ghashami (PhD 2017) On FrequentDirections | first job @ Rutgers CS as postdoc with Muthu.
  • Yan Zheng (PhD 2017) Algorithms and Coresets for Large Scale Kernel Smoothing | first job @ Visa Research
  • Drew McClelland (BS Thesis 2017) Analysis of Mapping Techniques on a Spatial Scan Statistic | first job @ Qualtrics
  • Yi Oi (MS 2017) Visualization of Large Scale Spatial Data Using Kernel Density Estimates | first job @ Expedia
  • Sierra Allred (BS Thesis 2016) College Cost Analyzer: Pick Want You Can Pay For | first job @ MS program in Utah SoC
  • KaiQiang Wang (MS 2016) Stability of the Null Distribution for Spatial Scan Statistics | first job @ Google
  • Liang Zhang (MS 2015) Stability of Spatial Scan Statistics | first job @ Microsoft
  • Raghvendra Singh (MS Thesis 2015) Scalable Spatial Scan Statistics | first job @ InsideSales
  • Jamie Iong (BS Thesis 2015) Solving K-depth Coverage problem using Sweep Line Algorithm and Red Black Tree | first job @ EMC
  • Tami Porter-Jones (BS Thesis 2015) Detecting Large DNA Rearrangements Using NGS Data | first job @ Myriad Genetics
  • Amey Desai (MS Thesis 2014) Streaming Algorithms for Matrix Approximation | first job @ UrbanEngines (Bay Area startup) -> Google
  • Shashanka Krishnaswamy (MS 2013) Quality Control in Weather Updates Via Quantiles | first job @ Amazon
  • Supraja Jayakumar (MS 2013) Uncertain Centerpoints | first job @ Cerner Systems
  • Alex Clemmer (BS Thesis 2013) Streaming LDA | first jobs @ Hacker's School + Microsoft
         In 2017 Alex's paper was awarded best paper at ACM SIGIR!