STUDENTS & ALUMNI
Will be advertised here when there is an opening.
I typically have openings for self-motivated students in theoretical computer science with a strong background in mathematics who want to work in algorithms. If you are interested, please apply to the Duke Computer Science PhD program. You are welcome to send me an email letting me know of your application.
Undergraduate Research positions
I typically have openings for undergraduate students at Duke, both for research independent study projects and summer research projects. If you are a current Duke student with a strong background in computer science and mathematics, and are interested in algorithms, please contact me by email with a copy of your CV.
Keerti Anand (5th year PhD student, jointly advised with Prof. Rong Ge)
Ruoxu Cen (2nd year PhD student)
William He (undergraduate student)
Kevin Sun (5th year PhD student)
Lu Wang (1st year PhD student)
I also often work with Hanrui Zhang.
Yu Cheng (2017-19); faculty at UI Chicago -> Brown
Kyle Fox (2016-17); faculty at UT Dallas
I also frequently worked with
Xiao Hu (2019-21); Google Research, Mountain View
Sungjin Im (2013-14); faculty at UC Merced
Samuel Haney (PhD, 2019); Tumult Labs
Nathaniel Kell (PhD, 2018); faculty at Denison
best dissertation, prelim, and research initiation project awards
I also frequently worked with:
Yuan Deng (PhD, 2020); Google Research, New York
Janardhan Kulkarni (PhD, 2015); Microsoft Research, Redmond
Arun Ganesh (BS 2017); PhD at UC Berkeley -> Google Research, Mountain View
summa cum laude, Alex Vasilos Award for Excellence in Research
Haofeng (Fred) Zhang (BS 2018); PhD student at Harvard -> transferred to UC Berkeley
summa cum laude
Zhihao Jiang (undergraduate student, Tsinghua University; 2019); PhD student at Stanford
Seeun William Umboh (PhD student, UW Madison; 2014); faculty at U Sydney
Vahid Liaghat (PhD student, UM College Park; 2013); Facebook