Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME)
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Jing An
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a PhD student in the Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering. I obtained my B.S. degree in Mathematics of Computation from the University of California, Los Angeles. My research interests include partial differential equations, calculus of variations, and numerical analysis.

David Barmherzig
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2013
BioI am a fourthyear Ph.D. candidate in the Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering advised by Professor Emmanuel J. Candès. My research interests include mathematical signal processing, optimization, and computational imaging and geometry.

Austin Benson
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2012
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016Current Research and Scholarly Interestsnetworks, matrices, and data

Poorvi Bhargava
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am currently a student at Stanford University, studying Computational and Mathematical Engineering. Prior to joining Stanford, I studied Biomedical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. I hope to combine my interests in data science and design to solve impactful, humancentered, and social problems. My hobbies include art & design and traveling.

Shruti Bhargava
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsData Science, Information Retrieval, Machine Learning and Data Mining

Reza Bosagh Zadeh
Adjunct Professor, Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME)
BioReza Bosagh Zadeh is faculty at Stanford University and Founder CEO at Matroid. His work focuses on Machine Learning, Distributed Computing, and Discrete Applied Mathematics. Reza received his PhD in Computational Mathematics from Stanford University under the supervision of Gunnar Carlsson. His awards include a KDD Best Paper Award and the Gene Golub Outstanding Thesis Award. He serves on the Technical Advisory Board of Microsoft and Databricks.
As part of his research, Reza built the Machine Learning Algorithms behind Twitter's whotofollow system, the first product to use Machine Learning at Twitter. Reza is the initial creator of the Linear Algebra Package in Apache Spark. Through Apache Spark, Reza's work has been incorporated into industrial and academic cluster computing environments. In addition to research, Reza designed and teaches two PhDlevel classes at Stanford: Distributed Algorithms and Optimization (CME 323), and Discrete Mathematics and Algorithms (CME 305). 
Charles Bournhonesque
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a first year Masters student in the ICME data science program. Prior to joining Stanford, I studied mathematics and computer science at Ecole Polytechnique. My research interests include computer vision and natural language processing (particularly questionanswering).

Steven Brill
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsI am interested in computational mechanics and simulation V, V, & UQ.

Daniel Byrnes
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am an ICME student interested in 3D modeling, motion planning, optimal control, and highperformance computing. I received my BA in mathematics from Bowdoin College in 2015. Prior to starting graduate school I was a software engineer at a medical device startup in Boston, MA.

Leopold Cambier
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2015
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Spring 2017Current Research and Scholarly InterestsFast Linear Solver for BEM equations

Ines Chami
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a first year Masters student in the ICME data science program. Prior to joining Stanford, I studied mathematics and computer science at Ecole Centrale Paris. My research interests include computer vision, natural language processing and, more specifically, multimodal analysis. My previous research was focused on crossmodal information retrieval (image annotation and automated textillustration).

Kevin Chen
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioBorn in 1996 in Paris, did high school and preparatory school in Paris at Lycée LouisLeGrand. Entered the French engineering school Ecole polytechnique in 2013, majoring in Applied Mathematics. Now studying in Computational and Mathematical Finance at Stanford University. Interned as a Marketing Assistant at Arkema K.K. in Tokyo in 2015 and as a Quantitative Research Analyst at BNP Paribas Hong Kong in 2016.

Casey Chu
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsTheoretical foundations of inference.

Sean Clement
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a masters student in Stanford's Computational Mathematics and Engineering department starting in 2016. I am currently a Captain in the US Army where I work in the FA49 branch which handles all of the Army's Operations Research and Systems Analysis needs. I chose to study here at Stanford after completing my company command in Germany. Previously, I was a UH60A/L Blackhawk pilot and majored in Operations Research at the United States Military Academy at West Point. I'm very excited to not only study here at Stanford but also be much closer to my family in the Pacific Northwest. I enjoy traveling, camping, hockey, and archery.

Matthew Creme
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI will be starting my Masters in Mathematical and Computational Finance in September 2016 at Stanford's Institute of Computational and Mathematical Engineering. Most of my educational background is focused in algebra and number theory, and I am excited to be entering a new field of study. I am originally from Montreal, Canada and my hobbies include playing hockey, watching football and travelling.

Chinmayi Dixit
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2015
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsEvery step we take toward understanding the world around us is a step toward solving it's problems. I strongly believe that Artificial Intelligence and Data science is the path that will lead us forward. I have been working on Language recognition through supervised learning, Intelligent Agents to play general games, Data analysis and visualization; and I am interested in working with interdisciplinary concepts to design algorithms/concepts that help understand the world better.

Ron Estrin
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2014
BioI am a PhD candidate working on problems in numerical linear algebra and optimization (in particular, nonconvex problems with nonlinear constraints) with my doctoral advisor Michael Saunders, as well as with Michael Friedlander and Dominique Orban. Prior to beginning my PhD, I completed my BSc with a Combined Honours in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of British Columbia. During my time at UBC I also completed a senior thesis with Chen Greif, studying saddlepoint matrices exhibiting certain special structure.

Jordi Feliu Faba
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a PhD student in the Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME). I was born and I received my education in Spain. I received my two Bachelor's degrees in Industrial Technology Engineering and in Civil Engineering at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) in Barcelona. In 2014 I moved for 6 months to France to finish my Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering at Ecole Centrale de Nantes. Next, I returned to Barcelona to course a MSc in Civil Engineering at UPC and gain work experience in civil engineering. My research interests lie in the area of computational engineering.

Casey Fleeter
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2015
BioI am a PhD student at Stanford University's Institute of Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME). I graduated from Harvard University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts in Physics. My research interests lie in the applications of mathematical methods to the cardiovascular system. My project in the Marsden Lab specifically utilizes techniques in uncertainty quantification.

Pengfei Gao
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2014
BioI am a thirdyear PhD candidate in the ICME (Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering) at Stanford University. My PhD advisor is Professor Tze Leung Lai. I received my Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Physics (2014) from Tsinghua University.
My current research interests is AI applied in quantitative trading. To apply theory in practice, I cofounded a trading firm, Insanity Trading, based in Beijing with alumni from Stanford University, Peking University and Tsinghua University. With the deep understanding of China market characteristics, we integrate modern statistical theories, cuttingedge AI algorithms and sophisticated optimization methods into our trading strategies, hence consistently achieve exceptional returns with minimum influence from market conditions.
If you want to implement your strategies in Chinese markets, or need supports in developing trading ideas, please feel free to contact us. 
Guillaume Genthial
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am currently enrolled in my first year as a master's student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering in the Data Science track, where I develop strong computational and programming skills.
I also have a masters' degree in Applied Mathematics from the Ecole polytechnique, the France's top university for science and engineering, where I also studied computer science, quantum and statistical physics.
I have solid research experience in Natural Language Processing and Deep Learning.
I am passionate about new computational techniques, especially AI and DL, that make new discoveries and applications possible.
You can check my personal webpage at https://guillaumegenthial.github.io 
Abeynaya Gnanasekaran
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a first year PhD student in the Institute for Computational and Mathematical engineering at Stanford University. My research interests broadly lie in the applications of mathematics and simulations to study problems in engineering and biology. I have a bachelors degree (with Honours) in Chemical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India. My undergraduate research was in the area of Computational Microfluidics. Also I did a summer research internship in Process Control at EPFL, Switzerland.
I was born and brought up in Neyveli, an industrial town in south India. I enjoy listening to Indian music and reading novels. 
Chen Guo
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2015
BioI'm currently a master student in Data Science track at ICME. I finished my undergraduate study in Industrial Engineering at Tsinghua University.

Noam Habot
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a first year Master's student in the Data Science Track of ICME. Before coming to Stanford, I studied Applied Mathematics and Statistics at UCLA. I also have previous professional experience in Software Engineering, interning at Qualcomm in San Diego for two summers. I am seeking a datarelated internship for the summer of 2017.

Suraj Heereguppe Radhakrishna
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a master's student at ICME, with a passion for all the various ways data science may be applied in areas that have the potential to impact society in insightful ways.
Music is a big part of my life, having played the violin for around 15 years. I am also a part of Raagapella, a South Asian A Capella group at Stanford. If you run into me randomly and happen to hear me humming and lost in the tune, don't worry that's what I'm usually doing when not interacting with anyone. 
Vishakh Hegde
Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2015
Current Research and Scholarly InterestsMy primary interests are machine learning, artificial intelligence and the application of it in computer vision.
I have worked on problems in the area of 3D recognition and I hope to continue working on it. I have long term goals to bring artificial intelligence to life and use it to aid humans. I have long term plans to have a technology startup which can support my goal. 
Alex Infanger
Ph.D. Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering, admitted Autumn 2016
BioI am a first year PhD student in the Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME). I graduated with a BS in physics with highest honors from UC Santa Cruz, where I developed search algorithms and used statistical methods to show the existence of ultra bright Terrestrial Gammaray Flashes using data from the Reuven Ramaty High Energy Solar Spectroscopic Imager.