[Oct 2018] Shadi Noghabi has won the prestigious 2016 David J. Kuck Outstanding Ph.D.
Thesis Award from the Department of Computer Science at UIUC.
[May 2019] Faria Kalim has won the prestigious Mavis
Future Faculty Fellowship from the Grainger College of Engineering at UIUC.
[Apr 2018] Our paper has won the
Best Paper Award at IEEE IC2E 2018! The paper is: Muntasir Raihan Rahman,
Indranil Gupta, Akash Kapoor, Haozhen Ding. "OPTiC: Opportunistic Graph Processing
in Multi-Tenant Clusters," Proc. IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering
[Aug 2017] Rui Yang has won the CS Department's Richard T. Cheng Endowed Fellowship.
[Aug 2017] Jayasi Mehar (MS Student) is one of the nationwide winners of the Siebel Scholar Award.
[Jun 2017] Another award for PhD Student Shadi Noghabi, this one national. Shadi is one of the recipients of the
Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant this year. She is one of 12 winners across the United States.
[May 2017] Our paper has won the Best Paper Award at IEEE/ACM CCGrid 2017!
The paper is: Nguyen, Phuong, Steve Konstanty, Todd Nicholson, Thomas O’Brien, Aaron Schwartz-Duval, Tim Spila, Klara Nahrstedt,
Roy Campbell, Indranil Gupta, Michael Chan, Kenton McHenry, Normand Paquin. "4CeeD: Real-time Acquisition
and Analysis Framework for Materials-related Cyber-Physical Environments,"
Proc. 17th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid), 2017.
[Apr 2017] PhD Student Shadi Noghabi has won the prestigious Mavis Future Faculty Fellowship
(from the College of Engineering at UIUC), for 2017-18.
[Apr 2016] Our paper won the Best Paper Award at IC2E 2016! The paper is:
Pundir, Mayank, Manoj Kumar, Luke Leslie, Indranil Gupta, Roy Campbell.
"Supporting On-demand Elasticity in Distributed Graph Processing," Proc. IEEE International
Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E), 2016.
[Aug 2016] New PhD Student Rui Yang has won the prestigious Microsoft Women's Fellowship for 2016-17.
[Feb 2016] Le Xu has won the prestigious 2016 David J. Kuck Outstanding M.S.
Thesis Award from the Department of Computer Science.
[Feb 2016] Muntasir Rahman has won the Feng Chen Memorial Award from the
Department of Computer Science.
[Aug 2015] Our paper (co-authored by us and Jose Meseguer and his students and collaborators)
was a Nominee for the Best Paper Award at QEST 2015! The paper is:
Liu, Si, Son Nguyen, Jatin Ganhotra, Muntasir Raihan Rahman, Indranil Gupta,
Jose Meseguer. "Quantitative Analysis of Consistency in NoSQL Key-value Stores,"
12th International Conference on Quantitative Evaluation of SysTems (QEST 2015), 2015.
[Jul 2015] Our paper (co-authored by us and Tarek Abdelzaher and his students and collaborators
from industry) has won the Best Paper Award at IEEE ICAC 2015! The paper is:
Amin, Md Tanvir Al, Shen Li, Muntasir Raihan Rahman, Panindra Tumkur Seetharamu, Shiguang Wang,
Tarek F. Abdelzaher, Indranil Gupta, Mudhakar Srivatsa, Raghu K Ganti, Reaz Ahmed, Hieu Le.
"SocialTrove: A Self-summarizing Storage Service for Social Sensing," Proc. IEEE International
Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC), 2015.
[Apr 2015] MS/PhD Le Xu has won the Outstanding TA Award for her work in CS425 Fall 2014.
[Apr 2015] Folks are blogging about our Cross-layer Scheduling work that we presented in IC2E 2015.
See this link.
You can find the paper here.
[Sep 2014] DPRG wins support from another new
NSF Grant for our work on key-value stores.
[Jul 17 2009] Steven Y. Ko has successfully defended his PhD thesis.
[Jun 25 2009] Ramses V. Morales has successfully defended his PhD thesis.
Imranul Hoque (DPRG PhD student)'s team wins State Farm Grand Prize in the Siebel Center's
Computing Habitat Competition for their project "s-print" (other team members: Sonia Jahid and Md. Ahsan Arefin).
Jay A. Patel has successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis. Jay received his Ph.D. degree in May 2009.
Jay is the first Ph.D. alumnus of the DPRG group. Next Employment: Self-Employed (Startup).