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Graduates of the Norbert Wiener Center
Many of the graduates of the Norbert Wiener Center go on to do great things. We highlight some of our highachieving recent graduates here.
James Murphy
Graduation: May 2015
Advisors: John Benedetto and Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Anisotropic Harmonic Analysis and Integration of Remotely Sensed Data
Where is he now? Assistant Professor at Tufts University



Karamatou Yacoubou Djima
Graduation: May 2015
Advisor: Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Multiscale analysis and diffusion semigroups with application
Where is she now? Assistant Professor Amherst
College 
Paul Koprowski
Graduation: May 2015
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Finite Frames and Graph Theoretic Uncertainty Principles
Where is he now? Data Scientist at Applied Technology Group, LLC




Travis Andrews
Graduation: May 2014
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Frame Multiplication Theory for Vectorvalued Harmonic Analysis
Where is he now? Department of Defense

Alex Cloninger
Graduation: May 2014
Advisors: John Benedetto and Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Exploiting DataDependent Structure for Improving Sensor Acquisition and Integration Analysis
Where is he now? Assistant Professor at UC San Diego



Timothy Doster
Graduation: May 2014
Advisors: John Benedetto and Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Harmonic Analysis Inspired Data Fusion for Applications in Remote Sensing
Where is he now? Senior Scientist at Pacific Northwest National
Laboratory

Clare Wickman
Graduation: May 2014
Advisor: Kasso Okoudjou
Thesis Title: An Optimal Transport Approach to
Some Problems in Frame Theory
Where is she now? Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory


Vinodh Rajapakse
Graduation: May 2013
Advisors: Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Data Representation for Learning and Information Fusion
in Bioinformatics
Where is he now? Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Developmental Therapeutics Branch, National Cancer Institute



Rongrong Wang
Graduation: May 2013
Advisors: John Benedetto and Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Global geometric conditions on sensing matrices for the success of L1 minimization algorithm
Where is she now? Assistant Professor at Michigan
State university

Bryant Angelos
Graduation: May 2013
Advisor: Radu Balan
Thesis Title: An Optimal Transport Approach to
Some Problems in Frame Theory
Where is he now? Assistant Trader at Jane Street Capital


Other NWC Graduates
Alfredo NavaTudela
Graduation: May 2012
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Image representation and compression via sparse solutions of systems of linear equations
Where is he now? Director of Scientific Computing for IPST and Scientific Development Officer for the Norbert Wiener Center
Avner Halevy
Graduation: May 2011
Advisor: John Benedetto and Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Extensions of Laplacian eigenmaps for manifold learning
Where is he now? Assistant Professor at Washington and Lee University
Nathaniel Strawn
Graduation: May 2011
Advisor: John Benedetto and Radu Balan
Thesis Title: Geometric structures and optimization on finite frames
Where is he now? Assistant Professor at Georgetown University
Enrico AuYeung
Graduation: May 2011
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Balayage of Fourier transforms and the theory of frames
Where is he now? Associate Professor at DePaul University
Christopher Flake
Graduation: May 2010
Advisor: John Benedetto and Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: The multiplicative Zak transform, dimension reduction, and wavelet analysis of LIDAR data
Where is he now? Lead Electrical Engineer at the MITRE Corporation
Emily King
Graduation: May 2009
Advisor: John Benedetto and Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Wavelet and frame theory: frame bound gaps, generalized shearlets, Grassmannian fusion frames, and padic wavelets
Where is she now? Professor at Zentrum für Technomathematik
Matthew Hirn
Graduation: May 2009
Advisor: John Benedetto and Kasso Okoudjou
Thesis Title: Enumeration of harmonic frames and frame based dimension reduction
Where is he now? Assistant Professor at Michigan State University
David Widemann
Graduation: May 2008
Advisor: John Benedetto and Wojciech Czaja
Thesis Title: Dimensionality reduction for hyperspectral data
Where is he now? Machine Learning Researcher at Lawrence
Livermore National Laboratory
Onur Oktay
Graduation: May 2007
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Frame quantization theory and equiangular tight frames
Where is he now? Postdoctoral Fellow at Jacobs University Bremen
Somantika Datta
Graduation: May 2007
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Wiener's Generalized Harmonic Analysis and waveform design
Where is she now? Assistant Professor at University of Idaho
Aram Tangboondouangjit
Graduation: May 2006
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: SigmaDelta quantization: number theoretic aspects of refining error estimates
Where is he now? Professor at Mahidol University
Abdelkrim Bourouihiya
Graduation: May 2006
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Beurling weighted spaces, productconvolution operators, and the tensor product of frames
Where is he now? Associate Professor at Nova Southeastern University
Juan Romero
Graduation: May 2005
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Generalized multiresolution analysis: construction and measure theoretic characterization
Where is he now? Professor University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
Andrew Kebo
Graduation: May 2005
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: Quantum detection and finite frames
Where is he now? Department of Defense
Joseph Kolesar
Graduation: May 2004
Advisor: John Benedetto
Thesis Title: SigmaDelta modulation and correlation criteria for the construction of finite frames arising in communication theory
Where is he now? SAGESolutions Inc.


