Team

Current Members

Xueyi Bao, PhD Student
BE & ME, Ocean University of China

Jun Han, PhD Student
BS & MS, Xidian University
Honor: IEEE VIS Travel Grant, 2019

Martin Imre, PhD Student
BS & MS, Vienna University of Technology
Dissertation Topic: GPU-Accelerated Summarization and Reconstruction Techniques for Big Data Analysis and Visualization
Honors: CSE Outstanding TA Award, 2017-2018; Notebaert Professional Development Fund, Fall 2018

Hao Zheng, PhD Student (Co-advised with Dr. Danny Chen)
BE, University of Science and Technology of China

Zhichun Guo, MS Student
BS, Fudan University

William Porter, Undergraduate Student (Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program)
Kyle Weingartner, Undergraduate Student
Ashley Yeung, Undergraduate Student (Building Bridges Mentoring Program)

Graduated Students

Man Wang, PhD, Michigan Tech, Apr 2019 (Co-advised with Dr. Jean Mayo)
Dissertation: Accessible Access Control: A Visualization System for Access Control Policy Management [PDF]
Honors: House Fellowship, 2012-2013; Finishing Fellowship, Fall 2018

Samuel Bailey, MS, Aug 2017
Project: CNVis: A Web-Based Visual Analytics Tool for Exploring Conference Navigator Data [PDF]

Yi Gu, PhD, May 2016
Dissertation: Big Data Visualization Using Graph-Based Representations [PDF]
Honors: IEEE VisWeek Travel Grant, 2011; IEEE VIS Travel Grant, 2015; CSE Outstanding RA Award, 2015-2016

Yifei Li, PhD, Michigan Tech, Nov 2015 (Co-advised with Dr. Ching-Kuang Shene)
Dissertation: Extracting Flow Features Using Bag-of-Features and Supervised Learning Techniques [PDF]

Jun Tao, PhD, Michigan Tech, Oct 2015 (Co-advised with Dr. Ching-Kuang Shene)
Dissertation: Enabling Techniques for Expressive Flow Field Visualization and Exploration [PDF]
Honors: Dean’s Award for Outstanding Scholarship, Spring 2015; Finishing Fellowship, Summer 2015

Jun Ma, PhD, Michigan Tech, Dec 2014 (Co-advised with Dr. Ching-Kuang Shene)
Dissertation: Analysis and Visualization of Flow Fields Using Information-Theoretic Techniques and Graph-Based Representations [PDF]
Honor: Finishing Fellowship, Spring 2014

Huan Zhang, MS, Michigan Tech, Apr 2012
Thesis: Animated Transition in Similarity-Based Tiled Image Layout [PDF]

Visiting Scholars

Dr. Lei Shi, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Jan-Jul 2016
Dr. Denis Parra, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Jan-Feb 2016

Other Former Members

Dr. Jun Tao, Postdoctoral Researcher (Co-advised with Nitesh Chawla), 2015-2018
Yang Shen, PhD Student, 2014-2015

Ahmed Farag, Undergraduate Student (Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program), 2018-2019
Yihong Ma, Undergraduate Exchange Student, 2019
Fabio Soares, Undergraduate Student, 2019
Blaise von Ohlen, Undergraduate Student (Stinson Scholars Program), 2019
Kekoa Wong, Undergraduate Student, 2019
Yunhao Xing, Undergraduate Exchange Student, 2019
Joshua Cepeda, Undergraduate Student (Building Bridges Mentoring Program), 2018
Alexander Mascoli, Undergraduate Student, 2018
Lucas Barbosa, Undergraduate Exchange Student, 2016

Wenqing Chang, iSURE Student, Xi’an Jiao Tong University, 2019
Haozhang Deng, REU Student, University of Rochester, 2019
Li Guo, iSURE Student, Nankai University, 2019
Zhiyi Guo, iSURE Student, Fudan University, 2019
Shuzhan Wang, iSURE Student, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 2019
Xuemeng Wang, REU Student, University of Rochester, 2019
Shaojie Ye, iSURE Student, Zhejiang University, 2019
Zhichun Guo, REU Student, Fudan University, 2018-2019
Maggie Goulden, Naughton REU Student, Trinity College Dublin, 2018 [Y2U]
Eric Gronda, NSF DISC REU Student, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2018 [Y2U]
Sichen Jin, iSURE Student, Zhejiang University, 2018
Yurou Yang, iSURE Student, Zhejiang University, 2018
Zihang Zhang, iSURE Student, Zhejiang University, 2018
Tianxiao Hu, iSURE Student, Fudan University, 2017-2018
Chen Liang, iSURE Student, Zhejiang University, 2017
Justin Wei, NSF DISC REU Student, University of North Texas, 2017 [Y2U]
Sirou Zhu, iSURE Student, Zhejiang University, 2017
Yike Ma, REU Student, University of Science and Technology of China, 2016
Ian Turk, NSF DISC REU Student, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 2016 [Y2U]
Xin’an Zhou, iSURE Student, Fudan University, 2016

Can Li, Michigan Tech PhD Student, 2013-2014
Fan Shen, Michigan Tech MS Student, 2012
Fang Ruan, Michigan Tech MS Student, 2011

Scott Bos, Michigan Tech Undergraduate Student, 2011
Stephen Goetz, Michigan Tech Undergraduate Student, 2011
Yanliang Gu, Michigan Tech Undergraduate Student, 2011
John Reese, Michigan Tech Undergraduate Student, 2010-2011
GuFeng Pan, Michigan Tech Undergraduate Student, 2010

News

10.20.2019. Jun Han won a student volunteer position at IEEE VIS 2019.
09.25.2019. William Porter received the Flatley CUSE Grant to present a paper at IEEE VIS 2019.
08.06.2019. Martin Imre passed his PhD candidacy exam.
04.17.2019. Man Wang successfully defended her PhD dissertation.
01.17.2019. Our CCVis paper received the Kostas Pantazos Memorial Award for Outstanding Paper in VDA at EI 2019.
12.12.2018. Maggie Goulden received the EI Student Travel Grant to present a paper at IS&T VDA 2019.
09.28.2018. Martin Imre received the Notebaert Professional Development Fund to present a paper at IEEE VIS 2018.
09.10.2018. Dr. Jun Tao started as an Associate Professor at Sun Yat-sen University.
07.25.2018. Man Wang received a Finishing Fellowship for the Fall 2018 semester from Michigan Tech Graduate School.
05.15.2018. Martin Imre received an outstanding TA award from the CSE department.
05.14.2018. Martin Imre and Jun Han started their summer intern positions at Argonne National Laboratory.
12.20.2017. Justin Wei received the EI Student Travel Grant to present a paper at IS&T VDA 2018.
11.30.2017. Man Wang passed her PhD candidacy exam.
05.03.2016. Yi Gu successfully defended his PhD dissertation.
04.28.2016. Yi Gu received an outstanding RA award from the CSE department.
11.17.2015. Yifei Li successfully defended his PhD dissertation.
10.25.2015. Yi Gu won a student volunteer position at IEEE VIS 2015.
10.19.2015. Jun Tao successfully defended his PhD dissertation.
03.23.2015. Jun Tao received a Finishing Fellowship for the Summer 2015 semester from Michigan Tech Graduate School.
02.06.2015. Jun Tao received a Dean’s Award for Outstanding Scholarship from Michigan Tech Graduate School.
12.12.2014. Jun Ma successfully defended his PhD dissertation.
12.10.2014. Our iGraph paper received a best paper award at IS&T/SPIE VDA 2015.
05.06.2014. Yi Gu started his summer intern position at Argonne National Laboratory.
12.13.2013. Yi Gu passed his PhD candidacy exam.
11.15.2013. Jun Tao passed his PhD candidacy exam.
11.13.2013. Jun Ma received a Finishing Fellowship for the Spring 2014 semester from Michigan Tech Graduate School.
05.06.2013. Yi Gu started his summer intern position at Argonne National Laboratory.
05.06.2013. Jun Tao started his summer intern position at Siemens Cooperate Research.
05.03.2013. Jun Ma passed his PhD candidacy exam.
03.01.2013. Our FlowGraph paper received an honorable mention at IEEE PacificVis 2013.
12.21.2012. Our iMap paper received a best paper award at IS&T/SPIE VDA 2013.
09.04.2012. Man Wang received the House Fellow award for the 2012-2013 academic year.
05.07.2012. Yifei Li and Jun Tao started their summer intern positions at Siemens Cooperate Research.
04.20.2012. Huan Zhang successfully defended her MS thesis.
10.23.2011. Yi Gu won a student volunteer position at IEEE VisWeek 2011.