# Postdoctoral Scholars

CMS runs an active, interdisciplinary postdoctoral program which typically has upwards of 20 postdoctoral scholars in any given year. These postdoctoral scholars are sponsored by individual faculty and research groups as well as through cross-cutting centers such as the Center for the Mathematics of Information (CMI), the Social and Information Sciences Laboratory (SISL), the Institute for Quantum Information (IQIM), the Resnick Institute, and the Molecular Programming Project.

Current opportunities to apply for postdoctoral positions can be found here.

#### Current Postdoctoral Scholars

**James D. Anderson**

Senior Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Ning Bao**

DuBridge Postdoctoral Scholar in Theoretical Physics

**Pathikrit Basu**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Mario A. Berta**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Theoretical Physics

**Yuxin Chen**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Elizabeth Crosson**

IQIM Postdoctoral Scholar in Physics

**Frits Dannenberg**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Matthew M. Dunlop**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Philippe Faist**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Theoretical Physics

**Sofie Haesaert**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Yichen Huang**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Physics

**Tomas R. Jochym O'Connor**

Sherman Fairchild Postdoctoral Scholar in Theoretical Physics

**Shiwei Lan**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Ke (Carl) Li**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Theoretical Physics

**Pengfei Liu**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Arnaud Marsiglietti**

Wally Baer & Jeri Weiss Postdoctoral Scholar in Electrical Engineering

**Nikolai Matni**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing & Mathematical Sciences

**Michaelle Mayalu**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Tewodros (Teddy) Mekonnen**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Ambuj Pandey**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Jagabandhu Paul**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Mehmet Burak Sahinoglu**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Theoretical Physics

**Constantine (Costis) Sideris**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Yanan Sui**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Christopher Thachuk**

Senior Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Shai P. Vardi**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing and Mathematical Sciences

**Qi Yu**

Postdoctoral Scholar in Computing & Mathematical Sciences

#### Selected Postdoctoral Alumni

**Last known affiliation is listed for all alumni**

Margareta Ackerman

Faculty, Florida State University

Sachin Adlakha

Data Scientist, AYASDI

Gorjan Alagic

University of Copenhagen

Brendan Ames

Faculty, University of Alabama

Manuel Arora

Senior Data Scientist, Netflix

Vera Asodi

Istra Research

A. Salman Avestimehr

Faculty, Cornell University

Yakov Babichenko

Faculty, Technion

Siddharth Barman

Faculty, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Noam Berger

Faculty, Hebrew University

Quentin Berthet

Faculty, University of Cambridge, UK

Umang Bhaskar

Faculty, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

Eilyan Bitar

Faculty, Cornell University

Sergio Boixo

Google

Kristin Branson

Janelia Research Campus - Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Darrick Chang

Faculty, ICFO

Ho-Lin Chen

Faculty, National Taiwan University

Asaf Cohen

Faculty, Ben Gurion University

Jean-Charles Delvenne

Faculty, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium

Alex Dimakis

Faculty, University of Texas, Austin

Piotr Dollar

Facebook

David Doty

Faculty, UC Davis

Elona Erez

Faculty, Yale University

Brendan Farrell

Founder, HowLoud, Inc.

Omar Fawzi

Faculty, ENS Lyon

Dan Feldman

Faculty, Haifa University

Lukasz Fidkowski

Faculty, Stony Brook

Steve Flammia

Faculty, University of Sydney

Jie Gao

Faculty, Stony Brook University

Dennice Gayme

Faculty, Johns Hopkins University

Daniel Golovin

Google

Alexey Gorshkov

Faculty, University of Maryland

Shirin Jalali

Bell Labs

Liang Jiang

Faculty, Yale

Libin Jiang

Qualcomm, NJ

Stephen Jordan

NIST

Nevin Kapur

Google

Peter Keevash

Faculty, Oxford University

Jongmin Kim

Faculty, Harvard University

Robert Koenig

Faculty, TU Munich

Imre Risi Kondor

Faculty, University of Chicago

Liang Kong

Faculty, Tsinghua

Michael Langberg

Faculty, State University of New York at Buffalo

Cedric Langbort

Faculty, UIUC

Ron Lavi

Faculty, Technion

Christian Lessig

Technische Universität Berlin

Yury Lifshits

Entangled Solutions

Netanel Lindner

Faculty, Technion

Jun Liu

Faculty, University of Waterloo

Yi-Kai Liu

NIST

Michael Maire

Toyota Technical Institute at Chicago

Enrique Mallada

Faculty, Johns Hopkins University

Mike McCoy

Qadium

Pooran Memari

Faculty, Institut Mines-Télécom, ParisTech

Manor Mendel

Faculty, Open University of Israel

Dominik Michels

Faculty, Stanford

Sayan Mitra

Faculty, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Yilin Mo

Faculty, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Jiawang Nie

Faculty, UCSD

Frederique Oggier

Faculty, Nanyang Technological University

Yizhar Or

Faculty, Technion

Necmiye Ozay

Faculty, University of Michigan

Farzad Parvaresh

Faculty, University of Isfahan

Georgios Piliouras

Faculty, Singapore University of Technology

David Poulin

Faculty, Université de Sherbrooke

Pavithra Prabhakar

Faculty, Kansas State University

Vasumathi Raman

United Technologies Research Center

Ben Recht

Faculty, UC Berkeley

Ben Reichardt

Faculty, USC

Justin Romberg

Faculty, Georgia Tech

Eyal Rozenman

Brightsource Energy

Norbert Schuch

Faculty, RWTH, Aachen

Shaunak Sen

Faculty, IIT Dehli

Alex Sprintson

Faculty, Texas A&M

Chaitanya Swamy

Faculty, University of Waterloo

Kristan Temme

IBM

Shripad Thite

Google

Ufuk Topcu

Faculty, University of Texas, Austin

Madeleine Udell

Cornell University

Michael Wakin

Faculty, Colorado School of Mines

Ling Wang

Faculty, CSRC, Beijing

Stephanie Wehner

Faculty, QuTech, Delft

Max Welling

Faculty, UC Irvine and University of Amsterdam

Lin Xiao

Microsoft Research

Yunjian Xu

Faculty, Singapore University of Technology and Design

Lihi Zelnik-Manor

Technion and Cornell Tech

Shengyu Zhang

Faculty, Chinese University of Hong Kong