Current PhD Students
Graduated PhD Students
- Vaggos (Evangelos) Chatziafratis (2020, now an assistant prof at UC Santa Cruz)
- Thesis: Hierarchical Clustering with Global Objectives: Approximation Algorithms and Hardness Results
- Warut Suksompong
(2018, now an assistant prof at National University of Singapore)
- Thesis: Resource Allocation and Decision Making for Groups
- Joshua Wang
(2018, now a research scientist at Google)
- Thesis: Theoretical Models for Practical Problems: Dynamic Data Structures, Hierarchical Clustering, and Modern Parallel Computing
- Okke Schrijvers
(2017, now a research scientist at Facebook)
- Thesis: Learning and Incentives in Computer Science
- Rishi Gupta (2016, now at Airtable)
- Thesis: Theoretical Foundations for Practical Problems: Network Analysis, Algorithm Selection, and Interaction Design
- Inbal Talgam-Cohen (2015, now an assistant prof at the Technion)
- Thesis: Robust Market Design: Information and Computation
- Kostas Kollias (2015, now a research scientist at Google)
- Thesis: Sharing Costs to Optimize Network
- Kshipra Bhawalkar (2013, now a research scientist at Google)
- Thesis: Approximation Guarantees for Game-theoretic Equilibria
- Qiqi Yan (2012, now a research scientist at Google)
- Thesis: Prior-Independence: A New Lens for Mechanism Design
Peerapong Dhangwatnotai (2011, now a lecturer at Chulalongkorn Business School)
- Thesis: Auction Design with Robust Guarantees
- Shaddin Dughmi (2011, now an associate prof at USC)
- Thesis: Randomization and Computation in Strategic Settings
- Aneesh Sharma (2011, now at Google)
- Thesis: Algorithmic Problems in Social and Geometric Influence
- Damon Mosk-Aoyama (2009, now at Zingbox)
- Thesis: Convergence To and Quality of Equilibria in Distributed Systems
- Mukund Sundararajan (2009, now a research scientist at Google)
- Thesis: Trade-Offs in Cost-Sharing
- Zeta Avarikioti, now at TU Wein.
- Shuchi Chawla, now a prof at University of Wisconsin.
- Paul Duetting, now an assistant prof at London School of Economics.
- Vasilis Gkatzelis, now an assistant prof at Drexel University.
- Kira Goldner, now an assistant prof at Boston University.
- Martin Hoefer, now a prof at University of Frankfurt.
- Zhiyi Huang, now an assistant prof at the University of Hong Kong.
- Uri Nadav, now at Google.
- Rad Niazadeh, now an assistant prof at UChicago.
- Florian Schoppmann, now at aeroboX.
Past Visiting PhD Students