My T. Thai
Professor

Room 550
CSE Building
Email
mythai[at]cise.ufl.edu
Website
http://www.cise.ufl.edu/~mythai

Dr. My T. Thai is a full Professor in the Computer and Information Science and Engineering Department at the University of Florida. She received her Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at the University of Minnesota in 2005. Her research interests are centered on the Combinatorial Optimization and its connection to Networks, including communication networks, social networks, wireless sensor networks, and biological networks. More specifically, the focus of her research is to design and analyze several new models and approximation algorithms for various fundamental problems, arising from the networking fields mentioned above.

Dr. Thai has engaged in many professional activities, serving many conferences, such as being the PC chair of IEEE IWCMC 12, IEEE ISSPIT 12, DIS 11, and COCOON 2010. She is an Associate Editor of Journal of Combinatorial Optimization (JOCO), IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), Optimization Letters, and a series editor of Springer Briefs in Optimization. She has received many research awards including a Provosts Excellence Award for Assistant Professors at the University of Florida, a DoD YIP, and an NSF CAREER Award.

Tianyi Pan
Ph.D. Student

Email
vampirepan[at]ufl.edu
Website
http://www.cise.ufl.edu/~tianyi/

Tianyi Pan received his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China and his Master of Science degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering from University of Florida, where he has been a PhD student in the CISE department from Spring 2015. His current research interests include network vulnerability, adaptive approximation algorithms and Smart Grid.


J. David Smith
Ph.D. Student

Email
emallson[at]ufl.edu
Website
http://www.cise.ufl.edu/~jdsmith/

J. David Smith received his Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Kentucky. He is currently working towards his Ph.D. in Computer Science at University of Florida under the supervision of Dr. My T. Thai. His current research interests are in security on online social networks.


Victoria Crawford
Ph.D. Student

Email
vcrawford01[at]ufl.edu
Website
http://www.cise.ufl.edu/~crawford/

Victoria Crawford received her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the University of Florida in 2012, and her Master of Science in Mathematics from the University of Florida in 2014. Victoria has been a Computer Science PhD student at the University of Florida since Fall of 2016. Her current research project is on developing approximation algorithms for problems involving device-to-device communication.


Lan Nguyen
Ph.D. Student

Email
lan.nguyen[at]ufl.edu
Website
N/A

Lan Nguyen received his Degree of Engineer in Information Technology from Hanoi University of Science & Technology, Vietnam in 2014. He has been a PhD student in the CISE department at the University of Florida since Spring 2017. His current research interests include social network analysis & application and cybersecurity in smart grids.


Truc D. T. Nguyen
Ph.D. Student

Email
truc.nguyen[at]ufl.edu
Website
N/A

Truc D. T. Nguyen received his Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam in 2018. He has been a PhD student at the University of Florida since Fall 2018 under the supervision of Prof. My T. Thai. His current research interests include blockchain, cybersecurity, and internet of things.


Minh Vu
Ph.D. Student

Email
minhvu[at]ufl.edu
Website
N/A

Minh N. Vu received the B.Eng. degree in electronics and telecommunications from Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam, and the M.Sc. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Akron, Ohio, USA, in 2016 and 2018, respectively. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. at the department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA. His research interest are information theory, wireless communications and approximation algorithms.

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  • Alan Kuhnle, Ph.D. (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of Florida)
  • Xiang Li, Ph.D.
  • Md Abdul Alim, Ph.D. (Optym)
  • Huiyuan Zhang, Ph.D. (Optym)
  • Subhankar Mishra, Ph.D. (Oak Ridge National Lab)
  • Dzung T Nguyen, Ph.D. (Microsoft)
  • Nam P Nguyen, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Towson University)
  • Yilin Shen, Ph.D. (Senior Research Scientist, Samsung R&D Center)
  • Thang N Dinh, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University)
  • Sindhura Tokala
  • Ying Xuan, Ph.D. (Ebay; IBM Research)
  • Ravi Tiwari, Ph.D. (Ebay)
  • Incheol Shin, Ph.D. (Mokpo National University, Korea)
  • Yu-Song Syu
  • Ning Zhang (University of Wisconsin-Madison; NEC Research Lab)
  • Dr. Jung Taek Seo (Institute of Electrical and Telecommunication Research, Korea)