Awarded Best Student Paper at BodyNets

A paper on part of my dissertation work, “Towards a Framework for Safety Analysis of Body Sensor Networks”, co-authored with my advisors, John Lach and Jack Stankovic, and collaborators at the FDA, Yi Zhang, Paul L. Jones, and Sandy Weininger, was…

Awarded Teaching Internship Fellowship

I was award a fellowship as part of UVA School of Engineering and Applied Science’s Teaching Internship Program. I will be teaching a special topics seminar for advanced undergraduates and graduate students in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Electrical Engineering…

Certified as NI LabVIEW Associate Developer

I was recently certified as a National Instruments (NI) LabVIEW Associate Developer. This is the most basic certification that NI offers for its LabVIEW product. You can read more about this here

Playing Around with Typesetting Math

Admitted to Candidacy

I passed my PhD dissertation proposal on May 31st and have officially been admitted to candidacy. The tentative topic of my dissertation is “Enabling Patient Safety Analysis of Sense-OnlyWearable Medical Body Sensor Networks”. My dissertation committee members are Joanne Bechta Dugan (Chair),…

Selected as Heidelberg Laureate Forum Participant

I was selected by the Scientific Committee of the Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation (HLFF) to participate in the 1st Heidelberg Laureate Forum, to be held from September 22 to 27 in Heidelberg, Germany. According to the congratulatory email, “[o]nly the…

Selected as Google Lime Scholar

I was selected as a Google Scholar for the 2013-2014 academic year. It comes with a $10,000 scholarship and a trip to the Google Scholars Retreat in July (held at the Google New York office this year). Read more about…