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Abigail Wooldridge

Full House: A Winning Hand - Wooldridge's Lab Welcomes Undergraduates Into High-Level Research


MAR 4, 2021

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Where do they work?

  • 4R Systems
  • Abbott Molecular
  • Abdullah Gul University
  • Amazon
  • American Airlines
  • Apple
  • Ascending Technolgies
  • Axis, Inc.
  • Boston Consulting Group
  • C3 loT
  • California State University, Long Beach
  • Center for Bionic Medicine, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange
  • Cornelius (Bershire Hathaway Group)
  • Credit Suisse AG
  • Elster Solutions
  • Epic Systems Corporation
  • GE Global Research Center
  • General Motors Research & Development
  • Goldman Sachs (3)
  • Great Lakes Technologies
  • HighRadius Corp. (2)
  • IBM
  • Infosys Public Services
  • ISO New England
  • Kettering University
  • Korea National Defense University
  • Lenze Americas
  • MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • Molex Inc.
  • Molex LLC
  • National University of Singapore
  • Nazarbayev University
  • Raths, Raths & Johnson, Inc.
  • Sandia National Laboratories
  • SanDisk Corporation
  • Singapore University of Technology and Design
  • South Korean Military
  • Teklink International
  • The State University of New York at Buffalo
  • United States Military Academy-West Point (2)
  • University of Illinois (2)
  • University of Missouri-St. Louis
  • University of Montreal
  • Walmart Labs
  • Yahoo!

Recent Ph.D. Dissertations

Student Semester Advisor Dissertation Title UIUC /  IDEALS link
Li, Yao Fall 2020 Kesavadas, T EEG-based brain-computer interface for human-robot collaboration  http://hdl.handle.net/2142/109363
Li, Menglong Fall 2020 Chen, Xin M?-convexity, S-convexity, and their applications in operations http://hdl.handle.net/2142/109559
Ghayoori, Arash Fall 2020 Nagi, Rakesh Budget allocation and optimal use of resources in four different contexts: Data centers, viral marketing, recommendation systems, and the fight with the HIV epidemic http://hdl.handle.net/2142/109472
Courtney, Logan Fall 2020 Sreenivas, Ramavarapu Learning from videos with deep convolutional LSTM networks http://hdl.handle.net/2142/109369
Zhang, Wenda Summer 2020 Jacobson, Sheldon Cyclic best first search in branch-and-bound algorithms http://hdl.handle.net/2142/108464
Raman, Arun Summer 2020 Sreenivas, Ramavarapu On the decidability of problems in liveness of controlled Discrete Event Systems modeled by Petri Nets http://hdl.handle.net/2142/108444
Han, Hyeongmin Spring 2020 Kim, Harrison Design analytics for product family optimization http://hdl.handle.net/2142/108151 
Pareek, Shrey Spring 2020 Kesavadas, T iART: An Intelligent Assistive Robotic Therapy System for Home-Based Stroke Rehabilitation http://hdl.handle.net/2142/107933
Patiballa, Sree Kalyan Spring 2020 Krishnan, Girish A Kinetostatic Conceptual Framework to Design Deformable Architectured Materials http://hdl.handle.net/2142/107939
Sankaran, Naveen Kumar Spring 2020 Kesavadas, T Design and Development of Systems for Interventional Surgical Robot http://hdl.handle.net/2142/107843 
Uppalapati, Naveen Kumar Spring 2020 Krishnan, Girish Design and Characterization of Soft Continuum Manipulators Using Fiber Reinforced Actuators http://hdl.handle.net/2142/107857
Lohan, Danny John Fall 2019 Allison, James Topology Optimization Methods for Heat Sink Design Applied to Power Electronics http://hdl.handle.net/2142/106231
Singh, Gaurav Fall 2019 Krishnan, Girish Modeling and Design of Fiber Reinforced Pneumatic Actuators for Soft Robotic Applications http://hdl.handle.net/2142/106247
Wang, Shuanglong Fall 2019 Sowers, Richard Managing Multiple Services on the Ride-Hailing Platform http://hdl.handle.net/2142/106449
Satheesh Babu, Sree Shankar Summer 2019 Krishnan, Girish Surrogate Models for the Design and Control of Soft Systems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/105662
Suryadi, Dedy Summer 2019 Kim, Harrison Data-Driven Methodologies for Decision Making in Engineering Design http://hdl.handle.net/2142/105932
Wan, Haohua Summer 2019 Wang, Qiong Optimal Inventory Control for Assemble - to - Order Systems: A Stochastic Programming Based Asymptotic Analysis Framework http://hdl.handle.net/2142/105894
Hu, Runqi Spring 2019 Feng, Liming Inverting multivariate analytic characteristic functions with financial applications http://hdl.handle.net/2142/105056
Bhatti, Shahzad Fazal Summer 2018 Beck, Carolyn Scalable centralized and distributed spectral clustering http://hdl.handle.net/2142/101769
Guo, Tinghao Summer 2018 Allison, James On the use of Machine learning with Design Optimization Data for System Topology Design http://hdl.handle.net/2142/101819
Quan, Ning Summer 2018 Kim, Harrison Formulations and Methods for Wind Farm Layout Optimization http://hdl.handle.net/2142/101499
Khetan, Ashish Kumar Spring 2018 Oh, Sewoong Social computation: fundamental limits and efficient algorithms http://hdl.handle.net/2142/100996
Kwon, Hee Youn Spring 2018 Jacobson, Sheldon New developments in causal inference using balance optimization subset selection http://hdl.handle.net/2142/100968
Truong, Anh Spring 2018 Kiyavash, Negar Learning from Expert Advice Framework: Algorithms and Applications  http://hdl.handle.net/2142/100961
Herber, Daniel Ronald Fall 2017 Allison, James Advances in Combined Architecture, Plant, and Control Design http://hdl.handle.net/2142/99394
Etesami, Seyedjalal Summer 2017 Kiyavash, Negar Casual Structure of Networks of Stochastic Processes http://hdl.handle.net/2142/98151
Gao, Xiangyu Summer 2017 Chen, Xin Stochastic optimization with decisions truncated by random variables and its applications in operations http://hdl.handle.net/2142/98234
Deshmukh, Anand Pramod Spring 2017 Allison, James Optimization and control of wind energy systems for grid integration http://hdl.handle.net/2142/97653
Khatibi, Arash Spring 2017 Jacobson, Sheldon Generalized Sequential Assignment Problem http://hdl.handle.net/2142/97329
Rosaline Kone   2014-05 Monitoring unknown source IP addresses and packet sizes to detect DDoS attacks  
Date, Ketan Hemant Fall 2016 Nagi, Rakesh Theoretical and Computational Advances in Finite-Size Facility Placement and Assignment Problems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/95355
McGovern, Megan E Summer 2016 Reis, Henrique Non-destructive quantitative assessment of oxidation in aged and rejuvenated asphalt concrete pavements using a non-collinear wave mixing approach http://hdl.handle.net/2142/92755
Reck, Rebecca Marie Spring 2016 Sreenivas, Ramavarapu; Loui, Michael Experiential learning in control systems laboratories and engineering project management http://hdl.handle.net/2142/90574
Schreiner, James H Spring 2016 Thurston, Deborah Impact of technology on patient discharge decision making http://hdl.handle.net/2142/90744
Jayaraman, Chandrasekaran Fall 2015 Sosnoff, Jacob; Beck, Carolyn Shoulder Pain in Manual Wheelchair Users; Towards a Multi-Disciplinary Solution for a Multi-Faceted Problem http://hdl.handle.net/2142/89198
Jiang, Hao Fall 2015 Shanbhag, Vinayak On the Resolution of Misspecification in Stochastic Optimization, Variational Inequality, and Game-Theoretic Problems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/89033
Somnath, Nisha Fall 2015 Sreenivas, Ramavarapu On Computing a Liveness Enforcing Supervisory Policy for a Class of General Petri Nets http://hdl.handle.net/2142/89010
Hu, Zhenyu Summer 2015 Chen, Xin Dynamic Pricing with Reference Price Effects http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87956
Salimi, Ehsan Summer 2015 Sreenivas, Ramavarapu On the Convexity of Righ-Closed Sets and its Application to Liveness Enforcement on Petri Nets http://hdl.handle.net/2142/88056
Chen, Xi Spring 2015 Zhou, Enlu New model-based methods for non-differentiable optimization http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78366
Hupman, Andrea C Spring 2015 Abbas, Ali Theoretical and Experimental Examinations of Target-Based Decision Making http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78738
Ma, Jung Mok Spring 2015 Kim, Harrison Predictive design analytics for optimal system design http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78365
Sutcu, Muhammed Spring 2015 Abbas, Ali Approximating multivariate distributions with cumulative residual entropy: a study on dynamic integrated climate-economy model http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78578
Alvarado Ortiz, Alberth Estuardo Fall 2014 Pang, Jong-Shi Centralized and Distributed Resource Allocation with Applications to Signal Processing in Communications http://hdl.handle.net/2142/72870
Xu, Yunwen Fall 2014 Salapaka, Srinivasa;
Beck, Carolyn
Clustering, Coverage and Aggregation Methods for Large Networks http://hdl.handle.net/2142/72930
Abdildin, Yerkin Garyshuly Summer 2014 Abbas, Ali Multiattribute Utility Functions for the Deep Borehole Filter Restoration Problem http://hdl.handle.net/2142/50440
Baharian Khoshkhou, Golshid Summer 2014 Jacobson, Sheldon Stochastic Sequential Assignment Problem http://hdl.handle.net/2142/50503
Chen, Jingnan Summer 2014 Feng, Liming Optimal Deleveraging and Liquidation of Financial Portfolios with Market Impact http://hdl.handle.net/2142/50347
Pan, Limeng Summer 2014 Chen, Xin Dynamic Decision-Making under Uncertainties: Algorithms Based on Linear Decision Rules and Applications in Operating Models http://hdl.handle.net/2142/50389
Wang, Fuyuan Summer 2014 Feng, Liming;
Pang, Jong-Shi
Forward and Inverse American Option Pricing via Complementarity Approach http://hdl.handle.net/2142/50376
Behzad, Banafsheh Spring 2014 Jacobson, Sheldon Analysis of the United States Pediatric Immunization Market: A Game Theoretic Approach http://hdl.handle.net/2142/49720
Kone, Roseline Estelle Sindolmane Spring 2014 Sowers, Richard Monitoring Unknown Source IP Addresses and Packet Sizes to Detect DDoS Attacks http://hdl.handle.net/2142/49735
Schiro, Dane Andrew Fall 2013 Shanbhag, Vinayak;
Pang, Jong-Shi
Game Theoretic Formulations and Solution Methods for Microeconomic Market Models http://hdl.handle.net/2142/46757
Valicka, Christopher Gregory Fall 2013 Stipanovic, Dusan Multi-Objective Control and Coordination of Multi-Agent Systems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/46676
Behdad, Sara Summer 2013 Thurston, Deborah Decision Analysis Methods to Handle Uncertainties that Impact Product End-of-Life Recovery http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45562
Tursun Ozer, Umit Deniz Summer 2013 Nedich, Angelia Random Projection Methods for Stochastic Convex Minimization http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45381
Yang, Rui Summer 2013 Peng, Jiming New Results on Some Quadratic Programming Problems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45346
Yousefian, Seyed Farzad Summer 2013 Shanbhag, Vinayak;
Nedich, Angelia
Stochastic Approximation Schemes for Stochastic Optimization and Variational Problems: Adaptive
Steplengths, Smoothing, and Regularization
http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45385
Zhu, Tao Summer 2013 Peng, Jiming Linear and Nonlinear Semidefinite Relaxations of Some NP-Hard Problems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45327
Chen, Zisheng Spring 2013 Feng, Liming Topics on Option Valuation and Model Calibration http://hdl.handle.net/2142/44400
Senalik, Christopher Adam Spring 2013 Reis, Henrique Detection and Assessment of Wood Decay - Glulam Beams and Wooden Utility Poles http://hdl.handle.net/2142/44281
Koshal, Jayash Fall 2012 N/A Distributed Algorithms for Networked Multi-Agent Systems: Optimization and Competition http://hdl.handle.net/2142/42298
Lee, Yu-Ching Fall 2012 Pang, Jong-Shi Global Solution to Parametric Complementarity Constrained Programs and Applications in Optimal
Parameter Selection
http://hdl.handle.net/2142/42414
Sun, Zhengwei Fall 2012 N/A Effects of Risk Aversion on Value of Information in Two-Action Decision Problems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/42295
Kwak, Minjung Summer 2012 Kim, Harrison Green Profit Design for Lifecycle http://hdl.handle.net/2142/34247
King, Douglas M Spring 2012 Jacobson, Sheldon Graph Theory Models and Algorithms for Political Districting: An Approach to Inform Public Policy http://hdl.handle.net/2142/30931
Zhao, Yuan Spring 2012 N/A Incorporating Heterogeneous Customer Preferences with Bayesian Methods for Decision making in Enviromentally Conscious Design http://hdl.handle.net/2142/31917
Hu, Peng Fall 2011 N/A Coordinated Dynamic Pricing and Inventory Management http://hdl.handle.net/2142/29498
Lu, Shen Fall 2011 Kim, Harrison Decomposition-Based, Complementarity Models for Renewable Energy Generation
System Design Optimization
http://hdl.handle.net/2142/29717
Srivastava, Kunai Fall 2011   Distributed Optimization with Applications to Sensor Networks and Machine Learning http://hdl.handle.net/2142/29504
Touri, Behrouz Fall 2011 Nedich, Angelia Product of Random Stochastic Matrices and Distributed Averaging http://hdl.handle.net/2142/29634
Herring, Scarlett R Summer 2011   Supporting Example-Based Ideation and Assessment Practices in Engineering Design http://hdl.handle.net/2142/26188
Moon, Jae-Sung Spring 2011   Stability Analysis and Control for Bipedal Locomotion Using Energy Methods http://hdl.handle.net/2142/24253
Tucker, Conrad Soorba Spring 2011   Data Trend Mining for Predictive Systems Design http://hdl.handle.net/2142/24516
Kulkarni, Ankur A Fall 2010   Generalized Nash Games with Shared Constraints: Existence, Efficiency, Refinement and Equilibrium Constraints http://hdl.handle.net/2142/18469
Al Kindi, Mahmood Abdullah Summer 2010 Abbas, Ali Normative Perspectives in Manufacturing http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16899
Elble, Joseph M Summer 2010   Computational Experience with Linear Optimization and Related Problems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16820
Robbins, Matthew J Summer 2010   Exploring Pediatric Immunization Markets Using Operations Research and Game Theory http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16896
Zhang, Yuhan Summer 2010 Chen, Xin Essays on Robust Optimization, Integrated Inventory and Pricing, and Reference Price Effect http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16750
Bradley, Joe A Fall 2009   A Multi-Domain Analysis Framework for Product Development: The "Mediating Links" of
Data, Information, and Knowledge in Complex Engineered Product Systems
http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87099
Mejia, Juan Santiago Fall 2009   Safe Control and Coordination of Multiple Autonomous Vehicles http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87098
Stankovic, Milos Fall 2009   Control and Estimation Algorithms for Multiple-Agent Systems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87096
Suarez-Nunez, Carlos Alberto Fall 2009   Strategic Technology Planning Using Roadmaps in the Value System http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87097
Rios, Luis Miguel Spring 2009   Algorithms for Derivative-Free Optimization http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87095
Martinez Palafox, Oscar Fall 2008   Teleoperation of Differential Drive Mobile Robots http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87092
Miller, Sarah Fall 2008   Supporting Joint Human-Computer Judgment Under Uncertainty http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87093
Nikolaev, Alexander Fall 2008   Stochastic Sequential Resource Allocation and Passenger Assignment in Aviation Security Systems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87089
Pandey, Vijitashwa Fall 2008   Component Level Reuse by Incorporating Entropy Metrics Into a Multiattribute Design Decision Model http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87094
Proano M, Ruben A Fall 2008   Strengthening the Sustainability of the Pediatric Vaccine Supply by Using Operations Research Methods http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87090
Sharma, Puneet Fall 2008   Entropy Based Framework for Static and Dynamic Coverage and Clustering Problems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87091
Huo, Shihong Spring 2008   Estimation of Adhesive Bond Strength in Laminated Safety Glass Using Guided Mechanical Waves http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87086
Mastellone, Silvia Spring 2008   Interaction and Configuration Control for Networks of Dynamical Systems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87087
Robinson, Craig L Spring 2008   Policies and Mechanisms for Networked Control Systems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87088
Borgerson, Jacob L Fall 2007   Monitoring Early Age Cementitious Materials Using Ultrasonic Guided Waves http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87083
Ervin, Benjamin Lee Fall 2007   Monitoring Corrosion of Rebar Embedded in Mortar Using Guided Ultrasonic Waves http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87084
Chopra, Nikhil Fall 2006   Output Synchronization of Networked Passive Systems http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87080
Hall, Shane Nikolaus Fall 2006   The Design and Analysis of Pediatric Vaccine Formularies: Theory and Practice http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87081
Tang, Dong Fall 2006   Logistics of Liquid Delivery in Micro/Nano Fluidic Networks http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87082
Harper, Steven R Spring 2006   Using Stranded Assets Analysis to Inform Distributed Incremental System Design http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87079
McLay, Laura A Spring 2006   Designing Aviation Security Systems: Theory and Practice http://hdl.handle.net/2142/83852
Gans, Nicholas R  Fall 2005   Hybrid Switched System Visual Servo Control http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87078
Bless, Patrick N Fall 2004   Automated Knowledge Source Selection and Service Composition in Manufacturing http://hdl.handle.net/2142/87077

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