The Center at the 211th Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Graduation Ceremony, Degrees: May 20th, 2017

During the 211th Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Graduation Ceremony the following students supported by the Center received graduate degrees:

• Dr. Herbert Holzbauer (December, 2016), Ph.D. in Computer Science, advisor Prof. Boleslaw K. Szymanski, thesis title: "How Embedding of Social Ties in Space Impacts Human Behavior," Dr. Holzbauer joined the The Department of Computer Science at RPI, NY as Lecturer.
• Dr. William Pickering (December 2016), Ph.D. in Mathematics, advisor Prof. Chjan Lim thesis title: "Solution of Urn Models by Generating Functions with Applications to Social, Physical, Biological, and Network Sciences," Dr. Pickering joined the Department of Mathematics at RPI as a postdoc.
• Dr.  Xin Lin (May, 2017), Ph.D.. in Computer Science, advisors: Prof. Boleslaw K. Szymanski and Prof. Gyorgy Korniss, thesis title:"Predictability Limit of Cascades in Interconnected Models," Dr. Lin joins Bloomberg, Inc., New York, NY as financial software engineer.
• Mr. Panagiotis Karampourniotis (expected, 2017), Ph.D. in Physics, advisor s Prof. Gyorgy Korniss and Prof. Boleslaw K. Szymanski,  Mr. Karampourniotis joins IBM Research, Boston, MA, as postdoc.
• Mr. Konstantin Kuzmin (expected August 2017), Ph.D. in Computer Science, advisor: Prof. Boleslaw K. Szymanski.
• Mr. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee (May 2017), M.S. in Computer Science, advisor: Prof. Boleslaw K. Szymanski, thesis title: "Search Algorithms for Promotion of Novel Biomedical Research".
• Mr. Juntao Zhuang (May 2017), M.S. in Computer Science, advisor: Prof. Boleslaw K. Szymanski, thesis title: "Design and Implementation of the web Interface and Middleware for Synergy Project".
Congratulations to the graduates.