Coordinators  

Lazaros Gallos DIMACS REU Director Rutgers University 
Parker Hund* Graduate Coordinator Rutgers University 
Jarda Hancl Graduate Coordinator Charles University, Prague 
Picture  Participant  Program  Mentor 

Yulia Alexandr*
Wesleyan University Project: Data Stories: Knowledge Representation and Reasoning Project Page 
DIMACS REU  James Abello DIMACS 

Seth Bartynski
University of Pennsylvania Project: Visualization of TimeVarying Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS REU  James Abello DIMACS 

Simon Bird
Rutgers University Project: Pancancer longitudinal analysis of tumor evolutionary pattern Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Hossein Khiabanian Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey 

Andrea Burns
Tulane University Project: Machine Learning from Multimodal Data Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Waheed Bajwa Electrical and Computer Engineering 

Roxanne Casio
Rutgers UniversityNewark Project: Genomic Dataguided Mathematical Modeling of Cancer Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Subhajyoti De Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey 

Terence Coelho
Rutgers University Project: Vertex Operator Algebras Project Page 
Math Department  James Lepowsky Department of Mathematics 

Kayla Cummings*
Pomona College Project: Anomaly Detection in Multilayered Networks Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Rebecca Wright and Lazaros Gallos DIMACS 

Isaac Egizi
United States Air Force Accademy Project: TBD Project Page 
CCICADA  Midge Cozzens DIMACS 

Rahul Ilango
Rutgers University Project: Algebraic Geometry Project Page 
Math Department  Anders Buch Department of Mathematics 

Edgar JaramilloRodriguez* University of California, Berkeley Project: Toward the Design Optimization of MultiRobot Systems Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Jingjin Yu Department of Computer Science 

Marina Knittel*
Harvey Mudd College Project: The Minimum Circuit Size Problem: A Possible NPIntermediate Problem Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Eric Allender Department of Computer Science 

Matej Konecny
Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic) Project: Testing Properties of Dynamic Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  Periklis Papakonstantinou Management Science and Information Systems 

Sheamus Larkin
United States Air Force Academy Project: TBD Project Page 
CCICADA  Midge Cozzens DIMACS 

Ondrej Maxian
Case Western Reserve University Project: DNA Sequencing and Genomic Organization Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Wilma Olson Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology 

Jana Novotna
Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic) Project: Testing Properties of Dynamic Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  Periklis Papakonstantinou Management Science and Information Systems 

Mustapha Olokun
Morgan State University Project: Stadiums and Metal Detectors Project Page 
CCICADA  Christie Nelson CCICADA 

Jakub Pekarek
Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic) Project: Testing Properties of Dynamic Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  Periklis Papakonstantinou Management Science and Information Systems 

Tram Pham
University of California, Berkeley Project: Spatiotemporal Big Data Analytics for Osteoarthritis Detection Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Weihong 'Grace' Guo Industrial and Systems Engineering 

Nalinpat Ponoi
Prince of Songkla University (Thailand) Project: Algebraic Geometry Project Page 
Math Department (through ATPAC sponsorship)  Anders Buch Department of Mathematics 

Jerel Roane
Morgan State University Project: TBD Project Page 
CCICADA  Keith Weber Graduate School of Education 

Vaclav Rozhon
Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic) Project: Testing Properties of Dynamic Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  Periklis Papakonstantinou Management Science and Information Systems 

Gianna Schwarz
Rutgers University Project: Anomaly Detection in Multilayered Networks Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Rebecca Wright and Lazaros Gallos DIMACS 

Bishwa Silwal
Howard University Project: Stadiums and Metal Detectors Project Page 
CCICADA  Christie Nelson CCICADA 

Stepan Simsa Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic) Project: Testing Properties of Dynamics Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  Periklis Papakonstantinou Management Science and Information Systems 

Laura South
Colorado State University Project: Authentication Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Janne Lindqvist Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 

Jakub Svoboda
Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic) Project: Testing Properties of Dynamics Graphs Project Page 
DIMACS/DIMATIA REU  Periklis Papakonstantinou Management Science and Information Systems 

Akilesh Tangella
University of Pennsylvania Project: How to Provide Distributed Differential Privacy Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Muthu Muthukrishnan Department of Computer Science 

Arthur Wang
Rutgers University Project: Algebraic Geometry Project Page 
Math Department  Anders Buch Department of Mathematics 

Aaron Zhang*
Brown University Project: DataDriven Modeling and Applications for Human Mobility in Smart Cities Project Page 
DIMACS REU  Desheng Zhang Department of Computer Science 

Michael Zlatin
Rutgers University Project: Algebraic Combinatorics Project Page 
Math Department  Oliver Pechenik Department of Mathematics 
The * indicates students who will be traveling to DIMATIA, Prague, Czech Republic.