Group

Principal Investigators

Dr. Mark Dean

Dr. Mark Dean

Professor, EECS; IBM Fellow

markdean@utk.edu

Dr. James Plank

Dr. James Plank

Professor, EECS

jplank@utk.edu

Dr. Garrett Rose

Dr. Garrett Rose

Associate Professor, EECS

garose@vols.utk.edu

Dr. Catherine Schuman

Dr. Catherine Schuman

Oak Ridge National Lab

schumancd@ornl.gov

Dr. Nathaniel Cady

Dr. Nathaniel Cady

Professor, SUNY Polytech

Dr. J. Douglas Birdwell

Dr. J. Douglas Birdwell

Professor Emeritus, EECS

birdwell@utk.edu

Affiliated Faculty and Researchers

Dr. Md Sakib Hasan

Dr. Md Sakib Hasan

Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
University of Mississippi

Dr. Roger Horn

Dr. Roger Horn

Research Professor

Parker Mitchell

Parker Mitchell

Post-Masters Researcher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Dr. Andy Sarles

Dr. Andy Sarles

Assistant Professor, Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering Department

Dr. Mst Shamim Ara Shawkat

Dr. Mst Shamim Ara Shawkat

Postdoctoral Researcher

Graduate Researchers

Musabbir Adnan

Musabbir Adnan

Advisor: Garrett Rose

Adam Foshie

Adam Foshie

Advisor: Garrett Rose

John Murray

John Murray

Advisor: Garrett Rose

Maryam Parsa

Maryam Parsa

Advisor: Catherine Schuman
ORNL Intern, Summer, 2019
Phd Student at Purdue

Michael Peek

Michael Peek

Advisor: James Plank

Charlie Rizzo

Charlie Rizzo

Advisor: James Plank

Sagarvarma Sayyaparaju

Sagarvarma Sayyaparaju

Advisor: Garrett Rose

Nick Skuda

Nick Skuda

Advisors: James Plank & Garrett Rose

Ryan Weiss

Ryan Weiss

Advisor: Garrett Rose

Undergraduate Researchers

Kody Bloodworth

Kody Bloodworth

Advisor: James Plank

John Carmack

John Carmack

Advisor: James Plank

Casey Mackinnon

Casey Mackinnon

Advisor: Garrett Rose

Ankush Patel

Ankush Patel

Advisor: James Plank

ChaoHui Zheng

ChaoHui Zheng

Advisor: James Plank

Samantha Zimmerman

Samantha Zimmerman

Advisor: Garrett Rose

Alumni

Jason Chan

Jason Chan

MS, Computer Engineering, 2015.
Advisor: Mark Dean.

Chris Daffron

Chris Daffron

MS, Computer Engineering, 2015.
Advisor: Mark Dean.
Most recent info:
After graduating, Chris went to Intel.

Meg Drouhard

Meg Drouhard

MS, Computer Science, 2015.
Advisor: Doug Birdwell.
Most recent info:
PhD Student in Human-Centered Design and Engineering at the University of Washington.

Josh Willis

Josh Willis

MS, Computer Science, 2015.
Advisor: Doug Birdwell.

Alex Klibisz

Alex Klibisz

BS, Computer Science, 2016.
Research Advisor: James Plank.
Most recent info:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory,
Avrio Analytics

Daniel Caballero

Daniel Caballero

BS, Computer Science, 2017.
Research advisor: Garrett Rose.

Jacob Davis

Jacob Davis

MS, Computer Engineering, 2017.
Advisor: James Plank.
Most recent info:
After graduating, Jacob went to Garmin.

Patricia Eckhart

Patricia Eckhart

MS, Computer Engineering, 2017.
Research Advisor: Mark Dean Most recent info:
Engineer, Eaton

Victoria Florence

Victoria Florence

BS, Computer Engineering, 2017.
Research advisor: James Plank. Most recent info:
Graduate Student, University of Michican

Miles Gepner

Miles Gepner

BS, Computer Science, 2017.
Research Advisor: Garrett Rose Most recent info:
Graduate Student, University of Massachusetts

Philip McKnight

Philip McKnight

BS, Computer Science, 2017.
Research Advisor: James Plank Most recent info:
Security Research Engineer, Cisco

Elvis Offor

Elvis Offor

BS, Computer Engineering, 2017.
Research advisor: Garrett Rose. Most recent info:
Elvis got his MS with Dr. Vander Zanden in 2018, and moved to work at PNNL in Washington State.

Michael Wilder

Michael Wilder

BS, Computer Engineering, 2017.
Research advisor: Garrett Rose.

Jeremy Anantharaj

Jeremy Anantharaj

BS, Computer Science, 2018.
Research advisor: James Plank. Most recent info:
After graduation, Jeremy went to work at Amazon.

Grant Bruer

Grant Bruer

BS, Computer Science and Physics, 2018.
Research advisor: James Plank. Most recent info:
PhD Student at Georgia Tech

Ksenia Burova

Ksenia Burova

MS, Computer Science, 2018.
Research advisor: James Plank. Most recent info:
RAM Technologies in San Diego

Adam Disney

Adam Disney

PhD, Computer Science, 2018.
Research advisor: James Plank. Most recent info:
HPSS Storage Systems Engineer, Oak Ridge National Lab.

Trevor Dixon

Trevor Dixon

BS, Computer Science, 2018.
Research advisor: James Plank. Most recent info:
Pariveda Solutions in Dallas

Matthew Legate

Matthew Legate

Worked with us in 2018.
Research Advisor: Catherine Schuman.

Leroy Todd

Leroy Todd

Worked with us in 2018.
Research Advisor: James Plank.
Most recent info:
Graduate Student, University of Tennessee

Clarence Wong

Clarence Wong

MS, Computer Engineering, 2018.
Research Advisor: Garrett Rose Most recent info:
Army, Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, AL.

Sherif Amer

Sherif Amer

PhD, Computer Engineering, 2018.
Research advisor: Garrett Rose. Most recent info:
Associate Electronics Design Engineer at Scheitzer Engineering Laboratories

Gangotree Chakma

Gangotree Chakma

PhD, Electrical Engineering, 2019.
Research advisor: Garrett Rose. Most recent info:
Design Engineer at Micron.

Syd Shelby

Syd Shelby

Advisor: James Plank

Hongyu An

Hongyu An

Worked with us in 2019.
Advisor: Catherine Schuman
ORNL Intern, Summer, 2019
Phd Student at Virginia Tech

MaryBeth Burst

MaryBeth Burst

BS, Mathematics, 2019.
Research Advisor: James Plank

Chris Dean

Chris Dean

BS, Computer Science, 2019.
Advisor: James Plank.
Most Recent Info:
PhD Student, University of North Carolina.

Mihaela Dimovska

Mihaela Dimovska

Worked with us in 2019.
Advisor: Catherine Schuman
ORNL Intern, Summer, 2019
Phd Student at Tennessee/Minnesota

Michael Goin

Michael Goin

BS, Computer Scoence, 2019.
Research Advisor: James Plank.
Most recent info:
Software Engineer at Neural Magic in Boston.

Wilkie Olin-Ammentorp

Wilkie Olin-Ammentorp

PhD, SUNY Polytech, 2019.
Research advisor: Nathaniel Cady. Most recent info:
Postdoctoral Scholar, Medicine, School of Health Sciences, UCSD.

John Reynolds

John Reynolds

PhD, Computer Science, 2019.
Research advisor: James Plank. Most recent info:
Machine Learning Engineer, LucD, Nashville, TN.

Julia Steed

Julia Steed

Worked with us in 2019.
Advisor: Catherine Schuman
ORNL Intern, Summer, 2019
Most recent info:: Senior at Oak Ridge High School

Grace Zhao

Grace Zhao

MS, Computer Science, 2019.
Research Advisor: James Plank.
Most recent info:
Working at Google in Silicon Valley.

Jonathan Ambrose

Jonathan Ambrose

MS, Computer Engineering, 2020. Advisor: Mark Dean

Sam Brown

Sam Brown

MS, Electrical Engineering, 2020.
Research advisor: Garrett Rose. Most recent info:
Design Verification Engineer, Texas Instruments

Alec Yen

Alec Yen

BS, Electrical Engineering, 2020.
Research advisor: Mark Dean.Most recent info:
PhD program at MIT.

Aaron Young

Aaron Young

PhD, Computer Engineering, 2020.
Research advisor: Mark Dean. Most recent info:
Future Technologies Group, Oak Ridge National Lab.

Brent Hurst

Brent Hurst

MS, Computer Science, 2020
Advisor: James Plank Most recent info:
Computer Science Teacher - Knoxville Christian School