Team

Current Members

Dr. Jun Tao, Postdoctoral Researcher (Co-advised with Dr. Nitesh Chawla)
PhD, Michigan Technological University

Jun Han, PhD Student
BS & MS, Xidian University

Martin Imre, PhD Student
BS & MS, Vienna University of Technology

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

Man Wang, PhD Student (Co-advised with Dr. Jean Mayo)
Michigan Technological University
Post-Candidacy
Dissertation Topic: Accessible Access Control: A Visualization System for Access Control Policy Management
Honor: House Fellowship, 2012-2013

Graduated Students

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, 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

Tianxiao Hu, iSURE Student, Fudan University, 2017-2018
Sirou Zhu, iSURE Student, Zhejiang University, 2017
Chen Liang, iSURE Student, Zhejiang University, 2017
Justin Wei, NSF REU Student, University of North Texas, 2017
Yike Ma, REU Student, University of Science and Technology of China, 2016
Xin’an Zhou, iSURE Student, Fudan University, 2016
Ian Turk, NSF REU Student, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 2016
Lucas Barbosa, Undergraduate Exchange Student, 2016
Yang Shen, PhD Student, 2014-2015

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

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 won the EI Student Grant to present the CNVis 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. Yi Gu and Jun Ma 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. Jun Ma received an honorable mention of the FlowGraph paper at IEEE PacificVis 2013.
12.21.2012. John Reese, Huan Zhang, and Jun Tao 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.