News Highlights

February 2014
Saravanan Thirumuruganathan has been awarded the John S. Schuchman Outstanding PhD Student Award at 2014 Engineering Awards Banquet.
December 2013
Mahashweta Das has defended her PhD thesis and is joining HP Labs, Palo Alto as a Research Scientist from January.
October 2013
Dr. Gautam Das' paper "Mining a Search Engine's Corpus without a Query Pool" has received the CIKM 2013 Best Student Paper Award.
October 2013
Mahashweta Das has been featured in UTA Fall Newsletter. [PDF]
May 2013
Dr. Gautam Das has been listed in the SIGMOD top 50 most prolific people who have published in SIGMOD. [PDF]
May 2013
Mahashweta Das has received the Dean’s Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship 2013, one of the two recipients from College of Engineering.
April 2013
Mahashweta Das has been awarded the John S. Schuchman Outstanding PhD Student Award at 2013 Engineering Awards Banquet. [PDF]
November 2012
Shrikant Desai has defended his MS thesis and is joining eBay Inc. as a software engineer from January.
November 2012
Our PVLDB 2012 paper "Who Tags What? An Analysis Framework" has been invited to VLDB Special Issue: Best of 2012.
March 2012
Dr. Gautam Das has received the IEEE ICDE 2012 Influential Paper Award for his work that laid the foundation for keyword search in databases. [HTML]
February 2012
Saravanan Thirumuruganathan has been awarded 2011 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award at 2012 Engineering Awards Banquet.
January 2012
Senjuti Basu Roy has joined University of Washington Tacoma as Assistant Professor.