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I am always excited to serve on thesis committees. It exposes me to research ideas and gives me a chance to participate in many interesting topics. Below is a list of PhD students whose committees I had the privileges to serve on. I copied the text from Darko Marinov, because I completely agree with him.

Zhe Yang
Soft Real Time Resource Management on Heterogeneous Architectures across Edge and Cloud for Visual Information
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, passed the thesis proposal in Sep. 2021.
Advisor: Klara Nahrstedt

Wenyu Wang
Empowering Automated Mobile UI Testing In the Face of Real-world Complexities
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, passed proposal exam in Apr. 2021.
Advisors: Tao Xie and Tianyin Xu

Hsuan-Chi (Austin) Kuo, Ph.D.
Attack Surface Reduction in Contemporary Operating Systems via Practical Kernel Debloating
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in Apr. 13, 2022.
Advisor: Sibin Mohan

Apostolos Kokolis, Ph.D.
New Architectures for Non-Volatile Memory Technologies
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in Apr. 6, 2022.
Advisor: Josep Torrellas

Atul Sandur, Ph.D.
Scalable Resource Management for Internet-of-Things (IoT) Applications: Challenges, Methods and Tools
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in Jan. 6, 2022.
Advisor: Gul Agha

Saurabh Jha, Ph.D.
Machine Learning For Achieving Dependability in Mission-Critical Systems
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in Oct. 14, 2021.
Advisor: Ravishankar K. Iyer

Ali Kheradmand, Ph.D.
Foundations for Practical Network Verification
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in July 27, 2021.
Advisors: Brighten Godfrey and Grigore Roşu

Wing Lam, Ph.D.
Software Testing in a Non-Deterministic World
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in June 24, 2021.
Advisors: Tao Xie and Darko Marinov
ACM SIGSOFT Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award

Dimitrios Skarlatos, Ph.D.
Rethinking Computer Architecture and Operating System Abstractions for Good & Evil
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in August 19, 2020.
Advisor: Josep Torrellas
ACM SIGARCH - IEEE-CS TCCA Outstanding Dissertation Award
David J. Kuck Outstanding PhD Thesis Award

Faria Kalim, Ph.D.
Satisfying Service Level Objectives in Stream Processing Systems
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in July 1, 2020.
Advisor: Indranil Gupta

Tarek Elgamal, Ph.D.
Utility-driven Optimization and Placement Framework for Visual IoT Analytics over Edge-cloud Environments
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in May 8, 2020.
Advisor: Klara Nahrstedt

Santhosh Prabhu, Ph.D.
Practical Verification of Network Planes
Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, defended in March 12, 2020.
Advisor: Matthew Caesar