Data Engineering

A blog about data, science, and engineering.



I graduated with a Ph.D. from the Computer Science Department of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in December 2011.


I have an Erdos number of 4.

Current Research

My research interests focus primarily on:

  • Data Science and Data Engineering.
  • Data Privacy, Assurance, and Cybersecurity.
  • Trustworthy, Fault-Tolerant, and Reliable Data Infrastructure.
  • Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Intelligent Systems.
  • Stochastic Modeling, Rare Event Simulation, Stochastic Optimization.
  • Dependence and Causality Modeling.