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NEW: Balu Sivan's Ph.D. thesis was awarded the 2014 ACM SIGecom Doctoral Dissertation award, and the CS department's outstanding graduate student research award. Congratulations Balu!
NEW: Check out the brief survey on Bayesian Algorithmic Mechanism Design by Balu Sivan and myself here.
Publications: recent or complete list.
Advisees: Seeun (William) Umboh, Benjamin Miller.
Graduate alumni: Siddharth (Sid) Barman (Ph.D. 2012; first employment: Postdoc at Caltech CMI), Balasubramanian (Balu) Sivan (Ph.D. 2013; first employment: Postdoc at MSR Redmond), David Malec (Ph.D. 2013; first employment: Postdoc at U. Maryland), Chetan Rao (M.S. 2013).
Undergraduate alumni: Huck Bennett (NYU), Boyan Li (CMU), Andrew Morgan (Wisconsin)
Sponsors: My research is supported in part by the National Science Foundation and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
CS 520 Intro to Theoretical Computer Science: Spring 2008
CS 577 Introduction to Algorithms: Fall 2006, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2012, Fall 2012
CS 787 Advanced Algorithms: Fall 2007, Fall 2009, Spring 2013
CS 880 Topics in Theory: Spring 2007 (Approximation Algorithms), Spring 2011 (Algorithmic Game Theory)
CMU 15-859 Randomized Algorithms: Fall 2004
Program Committees: FOCS'06, WINE'07, STOC'08, EC'08, EC'09, WINE'09, ICS'11, SODA'11, EC'11, FSTTCS'11, EC'12, APPROX'12, ITCS'13, STOC'13, EC'13, SAGT'13, EC'14, APPROX'14, FOCS'14.
Organization committees: Workshop on Bayesian Mechanism Design (WBMD'11).
Office: 4373 Computer Science
Phone: (608) 890 0027
Fax: (608) 262 9777
Computer Sciences Department
University of Wisconsin - Madison
1210 W. Dayton Street,
Madison, WI 53706.
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