Computer Sciences Dept.

Sangmin Shin

Graduate Student / Research Assistant
4370 Computer Sciences
1210 W Dayton St
Madison, WI 53706
sangmin at cs dot wisc dot edu
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I am a 2nd year graduate student in the Department of Computer Sciences at University of Wisconsin-Madison. I am currently working under the supervision of Professor Jignesh M. Patel.


University Of Wisconsin - Madison (2012. 07 - 2014. 05(expected))
M.S. Candidate in Computer Science

Seoul National University (2007. 03 - 2012. 02)
B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Graduated Magna Cum Laude

Work Experience

Software Engineering Intern at Oracle (2013. 06 - 2013. 08)
Database Manageability Group

Worked on the improvement of SQL Tuning Advisor.
  • Enhancing tuning task report for no recommendation findings
  • Automatic creation of plan baselines
  • Enhancing fix regression analysis to look into SPM repository for non-accepted plans
  • Introducing Automatic Force Matching Signature parameter for automatic SQL profile creation

Research Project

Quickstep is a next-generation relational data processing kernel that is being developed at the Database Systems Group of the University of Wisconsin. For more details, click here.


CS750 - Real-time Computing Systems (S14)
CS760 - Machine Learning (S14)
CS638 - Starting a Software Company (F13)
CS752 - Advanced Computer Architecture (F13)
CS764 - Topics in Database Management Systems (S13)
CS784 - Advanced Topics in Database Management Systems (S13)
CS564 - Database Management Systems (F12)
CS537 - Intro to Operating Systems (F12)

Teaching Assistantships

CS564 - Database Management Systems (S13, F13)
CS367 - Intro to Data Structure (F12)
CS368 - Learning a New Programming Language : MATLAB (F12)

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