René Vidal elected to the AIMBE College of Fellows

/ March 30, 2020

René Vidal, the Herschel L. Seder Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering’s College of Fellows. AIMBE Fellows are considered the most distinguished and accomplished leaders in the fields of medical and biological engineering, and are chosen for making

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Ilya Shpitser receives NSF CAREER Award

/ March 12, 2020

Ilya Shpitser, John C. Malone Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science, is a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s Early CAREER Award, which recognizes early stage scholars with high levels of promise and excellence. Ilya’s five-year CAREER award will support his project, “Robust Causal and Statistical Inference in High

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Raman Arora receives NSF CAREER Award

/ March 12, 2020

Raman Arora, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, is a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s Early CAREER Award, which recognizes early stage scholars with high levels of promise and excellence. Raman’s research focuses on algorithmic and computational aspects of machine learning. Raman’s five-year CAREER award will support his

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Mauro Maggioni: 2020 Simons Fellows in Mathematics

/ February 24, 2020

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor Mauro Maggioni, Professor of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, and a member of the Mathematical Institute for Data Science (MINDS),  has been elected as a 2020 Simons Fellow in Mathematics. The Simons Foundation congratulates the outstanding mathematicians and theoretical physicists who have been awarded Simons Fellowships in 2020.

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Joshua Vogelstein receives NSF CAREER Award

/ February 20, 2020

Joshua T. Vogelstein, assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and a member of the Institute for Computational Medicine, Center for Imaging Science, and the Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute, is a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s Early CAREER Award, which recognizes early stage scholars with high levels of promise

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Vladimir Braverman received a Best Paper Award at FAST ’19

/ February 28, 2019

Load balancing is critical for distributed storage to meet strict service-level objectives (SLOs). It has been shown that a fast cache can guarantee load balancing for a clustered storage system. However, when the system scales out to multiple clusters, the fast cache itself would become the bottleneck. Traditional mechanisms like cache

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