Student and Alumni Spotlights


Student Spotlight: Marshal Hayes
Marshal Hayes is currently a junior in the U of M’s computer science program. He has a strong interest in machine learning research, particularly deep learning and computer vision.

Student Spotlight: Kareem Dasilva
Undergraduate Kareem Dasilva is an entrepreneur who is active in professional organizations.

Student Spotlight: Austin Henley
Ph.D. student Austin Henley will be interning at Microsoft Research in Redmond, WA this summer with the Tools for Software Engineers team.

Undergraduate Student Success in Cyber Security Research
The Center for Information Assurance (CfIA) at the University of Memphis, under the leadership of Prof. Dipankar Dasgupta, is at the forefront of cyber security research, education, and outreach in the state of Tennessee and the Mid-South region.

Student Spotlight: Herve Aniglo
Undergraduate student Herve Aniglo did volunteer work in Costa Rica over December 2015.

Student Spotlight: Md Mahbubur Rahman
Ph.D. student Md Mahbubur Rahman has accepted a research position at Nokia's Digital Health Lab.

Student Spotlight: Mustafa Hajeer
Ph.D. student Mustafa Hajeer interned at Intel Corp. over Summer 2015 and is continuing to work there over the fall and spring.


Alumni Spotlight: Harkeerat Bedi
Harkeerat Bedi is a principal research scientist at Verizon Digital Media Services (VDMS). He is the technical lead of the Research Team that focuses on the Edgecast CDN (content delivery network), which powers Verizon's content delivery infrastructure.

Alumni Spotlight: Sidney D'Mello
Sidney D'Mello, a Ph.D. graduate from 2009, is now an Associate Professor at the University of Colorado Boulder.

Alumni Spotlight: Vivek Shandilya
Vivek Shandilya, a Ph.D. graduate from Fall 2015, has accepted a tenure track assistant professor position in the Department of Computer Science at Jacksonville University in Florida.

Alumni Spotlight: Ernest McCracken
Ernest McCracken graduated with his B.S. in 2009 and M.S. in 2012, and is currently a front-end Web developer for IBM.