Coordinators  

Eugene Fiorini DIMACS REU Director Rutgers University 
Rachel Levanger Graduate Coordinator* Rutgers University 
Richard Voepel Graduate Coordinator Rutgers University 
Dusan Knop Graduate Coordinator Charles University, Prague 
Picture  Participant  Program  Mentor(s) 

Atl Arredondo
San Diego City College Project: World Cup Trading Project Page 
MAA  Eugene Fiorini DIMACS James Abello DIMACS 

Leo Behe
Lehigh University Project: Zipf's Law and Relational Learning Project Page 
DIMACS REU  William Pottenger DIMACS 

Elijahu BenMichael
Columbia University Project: Designing New Machine Learning Techniques Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Kevin Chen Department of Biology Liyang Diao BioMaps 

Darin Brindle
Morgan State University Project: Techniques for dissecting polygons and applications Project Page 
CCICADA REU  Vinay Vaishampayan DIMACS 

Eric Brugel
Rutgers University Project: Bayesian inference for SNP Arrays Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Alexander Schliep Department of Computer Science John Wiedenhoeft Department of Computer Science 

Ram Hari Dahal
Howard University Project: World Cup Trading Project Page 
CCICADA REU  Eugene Fiorini DIMACS James Abello DIMACS 

David DeSimone
Rutgers University* Project: World Cup Trading Project Page 
DIMACS REU  James Abello DIMACS 

Thierno Amadou Diallo
New York City College of Technology Project: Graph Theory and Brain Connectivity Project Page 
MAA  Urmi GhoshDastidar DIMACS 

Whitney Drazen
CUNY Project: Verifiable Keyword Search Project Page 
DHS  Rosario Gennaro CUNY 

Pavel Dvorak
Charles University, Prague Project: Lbounded flows and cuts Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  James Abello DIMACS 

Emmanuel Ekwedike
CUNY Project: Verifiable Keyword Search Project Page 
DHS  Rosario Gennaro CUNY 

Naomi Ephraim
Johns Hopkins Project: Combinatorial Fusion Analysis Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Frank Hsu Fordham University 

Lukas Folwarczny
Charles University, Prague Project: Network Flows Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  James Abello DIMACS 

Michael Geis
Rutgers University Project: The KählerRicci Solition Equation Project Page 
Math Department  Jian Song Department of Mathematics 

Elliot Glazer
Rutgers University Project: Ktheory and Grothendieck classes of multidimensional matrix varieties Project Page 
Math Department  Anders Buch Department of Mathematics 

Shannon Jordan
Morgan State University Project: Forbidden Subgraphs of Competition Graphs Project Page 
CCICADA REU  Eugene Fiorini DIMACS 

Peter Korcsok
Charles University, Prague Project: Intersection Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  James Abello DIMACS 

Karel Kral
Charles University, Prague Project: Cliques and Independent Sets Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  James Abello DIMACS 

Justine Langman
Rutgers University Project: Graph Theory and Brain Connectivity Project Page 
MAA  Urmi GhoshDastidar DIMACS 

Eric Lee
UC Berkeley Project: Polynomiography and Systems of Polynomials Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Bahman Kalantari Department of Computer Science Sharareh Alipour Sharif University of Technology 

GyuEun Lee
Rutgers University Project: Ktheory and Grothendieck classes of multidimensional matrix varieties Project Page 
Math Department  Anders Buch Department of Mathematics 

Roger Licairac
Rutgers University Project: Forbidden Subgraphs of Competition Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Eugene Fiorini DIMACS 

Priscilla Lo
Rutgers University Project: Chromatin Folding Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Wilma Olson Department of Chemistry 

Andre Luiz Lucas Mendes
St. Johns Projects: Developing Lesson Plans Using Polynomiography Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Bahman Kalantari Department of Computer Science Sharareh Alipour Sharif University of Technology 

Jacob McNamara
Harvard University Project: The YangMills Flow on FourManifolds with Tubular Ends Project Page 
Math Department  Chris Woodward Department of Mathematics 

Dylan Quintana
Carnegie Mellon University* Project: World Cup Trading Project Page 
CCICADA  James Abello DIMACS 

Jose Luis Ramirez
San Diego City College Project: World Cup Trading Project Page 
MAA  Eugene Fiorini DIMACS James Abello DIMACS 

Aquia Richburg
Morehouse College Project: Forbidden Subgraphs of Competition Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Eugene Fiorini DIMACS 

Aniket Shah
Rutgers University Project: Treating Prostate Cancer using Hybrid Dynamical Systems Project Page 
Math Department  Konstantin Mischaikow Department of Mathematics 

Veronika Steffanova
Charles University, Prague Project: L(p,q)Labeling, Channel Assignment Problem Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  James Abello DIMACS 

Roshan Thapaliya
Howard University Project: Predicting crowd behavior in panic situations Project Page 
CCICADA REU  Brian Ricks DIMACS 

Ayzha Ward
Texas Southern University Project: Climatology and Cluster Analysis Project Page 
CCICADA REU  
Zachary Wheeler
Grove City College* Project: Zipf's Law and Relational Learning Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Christie Nelson DIMACS 

Elizabeth Yang
Princeton University* Project: Competition Graphs and Permutations Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Brian Nakamura DIMACS 
The * indicates students who will be traveling to DIMATIA, Prague, Czech Republic.