Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, UW Madison, 2019.08 –

  • Research Assistant Professor, KAIST, 2018.10 – 2019.06

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, KAIST, 2016.06 – 2018.09

  • Graduate Student Researcher, UC Berkeley, 2010.08 – 2016.05

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), University of California, Berkeley, 2010.08 - 2016.5
    Major : Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
    Advisor : Prof. Kannan Ramchandran
    Thesis : Speeding up distributed storage and computing systems using codes

  • Master of Science (MS), University of California, Berkeley, 2010.08 - 2012.12
    Major : Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
    Advisor : Prof. Kannan Ramchandran
    Thesis : An Optimized Distributed Video-on-Demand Streaming System: Theory and Design

Awards and Honors

Teaching Experience

  • Instructor, ECECSME 532 Matrix Methods in Machine Learning at UW Madison, Fall 2019.

  • Head GSI (The Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award), EECS 126 Probability and Random Processes at UC Berkeley, Fall 2015. webpage

  • Head GSI, EECS 126 Probability and Random Processes at UC Berkeley, Fall 2014. webpage

Work Experience

Extracurricular Activities

  • Invited Mentor, Dream Concert (hosted by SisaIn), 2019, 2015, 2014