Student Supervision

I have been fortunate to work with many wonderful undergraduate and graduate students on research projects.
Here is a list of my current and former students.

Current Students


Raul Platero
  
Degree: B.S. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: Expected May, 2017
Thesis Title:

Hanyong Wu
  
Degree: B.S. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: Expected May, 2017
Thesis Title:

Clarissa Garvey
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: Expected spring, 2018
Thesis Title:
Current Position: Ph.D. Student, Emory University

James Herring
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: Expected spring, 2018
Thesis Title:
Current Position: Ph.D. Student, Emory University




Former PhD Students


Sebastian Berisha
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: August, 2014
Thesis Title: Inverse Problems in Hyperspectral Imaging
Current Position: Postdoc, Unviersity of Pennsylvania

Qing Chu
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: August, 2013
Thesis Title: Mathematical Models and Numerical Methods for Wavefront Reconstruction
Current Position: Highmark Health

Veronica Mejia-Bustamante
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2013
Thesis Title: Iterative Polyenergetic Digital Tomosynthesis Reconstructions for Breast Cancer Screening
Current Position: Financial Analytics, JP Morgan Chase

Sarah Knepper
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: August, 2011
Thesis Title: Large-Scale Inverse Problems in Imaging: Two Case Studies
Current Position: Staff Scientist, MKL Group, Intel

Ying-Wai (Daniel) Fan
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: August, 2010
Thesis Title: Practical Image Deblurring: with Synthetic Boundary Conditions, with GPUs, and with Multiple Frames
Current Position: Software Engineer, Google, Mountain View, CA

Piotr Wendykier
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: December, 2009
Thesis Title: High Performance Java Software for Image Processing
Current Position: Research Staff Member, Wolfram Research, Champaign, IL

Julianne Chung
  
Degree: Ph.D. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2009
Thesis Title: Numerical Approaches for Large-Scale Ill-Posed Inverse Problems
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, VA Tech

Lisa Perrone
  
Degree: Ph.D., Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2004
Dissertation Title: Kronecker Products in Image Restoration
Current Position: DDS, Honolulu, HI

Katrina Palmer
  
Degree: Ph.D., Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2004
Dissertation Title: Regularization of Quasi-Newton Methods Applied to Image Restoration
Current Position: Associate Professor, Appalachian State University

Julie L. Kamm
  
Degree: Ph.D., Department of Mathematics , Southern Methodist University
Graduation Date: May 16, 1998
Dissertation Title: Singular Value Decomposition-Based Methods for Signal and Image Processing (get compressed postscript file)
Current Position: Software Engineer, Raytheon Systems, Dallas, TX

Daniel Dementiev
  
Degree: Ph.D., Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: ABD
Dissertation Title: Bound Constrained Regularization of Large-Scale Ill-Posed Problems
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Marshall University




Former Undergraduate Honors Students


Chang Meng
  
Degree: B.S. (Highest Honors) Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2016
Thesis Title: SVD Approximations of Large Scale Inverse Problems

Lu Lin
  
Degree: B.S. (Highest Honors) Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2016
Thesis Title: Nonnegative and Volume Constrained Image Deblurring

Sid Raju
  
Degree: B.S. (Highest Honors) Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2016
Thesis Title: Determination of Order in Desmosomes and Resolution of Mechanisms of Pemphigus Vulgaris

Hanqiu Xia
  
Degree: B.S. Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2015
Thesis Title: Pricing Multi-asset Path-dependent Options Through Monte Carlo Simulations

Chen (Cool) Cheng
  
Degree: B.S. (Highest Honors), Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2013
Thesis Title: Gradient Descent Methods for Large-Scale Linear Inverse Problems

James Nance
  
Degree: B.S. (Highest Honors), Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2011
Thesis Title: Spatial Optimization of 4-Poster Feeders for Tick-Borne Disease Management

James Herring
  
Degree: B.S. (High Honors), Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2010
Thesis Title: The Effects of Projection on Iterative Methods in Image Deblurring

Julianne Chung
  
Degree: B.A. (Highest Honors), Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2004
Thesis Title: Filtering Methods for Image Restoration

Ryan Wright
  
Degree: M.S., B.S. (Highest Honors), Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2002
Thesis Title: A Matlab Object-Oriented Approach to Kronecker Product Approximation in Image Restoration

Sharriah Sulaiman
  
Degree: M.S., B.S. (Highest Honors), Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: May, 2001
Thesis Title: Java Tools for Image Restoration




Former MS Students


Kiandra Johnson
  
Degree: M.S., Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Emory University
Graduation Date: August, 2005
Thesis Title: Principal Component Analysis and Face Recognition