Graduated Students

Post-Doc: Julien Samson (NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship, first position: Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department, ETS Montreal) (Papers)

Graduated Students (In order of graduation and degree)


Name Degree, year Thesis Title Papers
PhD
Layali Rashid* (First Position: Qualcomm, Raleigh. Currently AI Computer Architect, Microsoft) (NSERC CGS(D) awardee) PhD (2013) Tolerating Intermittent Hardware Errors: Characterization, Diagnosis & Recovery Papers
Shabnam Mirshokraie***(First position: co-founder of a Startup. Currently at Storefront.com) PhD (2015) Effective Test Generation and Adequacy Assessment for JavaScript-based Web Applications Papers
Frolin Ocariza Jr.***,
(First Position: SAP, Vancouver) (NSERC CGS(D) awardee)
PhD (2016), MASc (2012) On the Detection, Localization and Repair of Client-Side JavaScript Faults Papers
Farid Molazem Tabrizi,
(First Position: Google, Mountain View) Distinguished paper award at EDCC 2015
PhD (2017) Security Analysis and Intrusion Detection for Smart Embedded Systems Papers
Saba Alimadadi***,
(First Position: Post-doc at Northeastern University,
Soon joining CS@Simon Fraser University (SFU), Assistant Professor), Distinguished paper award at ICSE’14, NSERC PDF awardee – ranked 1st in Canada for CS.
PhD (2017) Understanding Motifs of Program Behavior and Change Papers
Guanpeng (Justin) Li
(First Position: Post-doc at UIUC,
Soon joining CS@Univ. of Iowa, Assistant Professor.)
NSERC PDF awardee,
Four-year Fellowship,
Best paper award nominee at DSN’18
PhD (2019) Understanding and Modeling Error Propagation in Programs Papers
MASc
Jiesheng Wei (First Position: Microsoft, Vancouver. Currently at Amazon, US.) MASc (2012) Hardware Error Detection in Multicore Parallel Programs Papers
Anna Thomas (First position: IBM Toronto. Currently at Azul Systems.) MASc (2013) Error Detection for Soft Computing Applications Papers
Majid Dadashi (First position: 1QBit, Vancouver) MASc (2014) Integrated Hardware-Software Diagnosis of Intermittent Faults Papers
Sheldon Sequeira*** (First position: SAP, Vancouver) MASc (2014) Understanding Test Failures in JavaScript-Based Web Applications Papers
Xin Chen (First position: CCB Fintech, China) MASc (2014) Failure Characterization and Prediction in Compute Clouds Papers
Kartik Bajaj*** (First position: Hootsuite, Vancouver. Currently at Salesforce). FYF and MITACS Globalink Fellowship Awardee MASc (2014) Mining Web Application Developers’ Questions Papers
Qining Lu (First position: Google, Canada) MASc (2015) Configurable Error Detection for SDC causing Errors Papers
Nithya Narayanamurthy (First position: Oracle Labs, Vancouver. Currently at Amazon, Canada. ) MASc (2015) Finding resilience-friendly compiler optimizations using meta-heuristic search techniques Papers
Abraham Chan (First Position: Huawei, Canada) MASc (2017) Error Propagation Analysis for Multi-threaded Programs Papers
Maryam Raiyat (First Position: PhD student at Sharif University) MASc (2018) Multi-Dimensional Invariant Detection for Cyber-Physical System Security Papers
Ekta Aggarwal (First position: Clio Software, Vancouver)**** MASc (2019) CORGIDS: A Correlation-based Generic Intrusion Detection System Papers
Lucas Palazzi MASc (2019) Experimental evaluation of software-implemented fault injection at different levels of abstraction Papers

* Co-advised with Sathish Gopalakrishnan

** Co-advised with Matei Ripeanu

*** Co-advised with Ali Mesbah

**** Co-advised with Andre Ivanov

Visiting Graduate Students:

Yong (Alex) Yang, Peking University.March – August 2019

Behrooz Sangchoolie, Chalmers University of Technology, Summer 2016. (Papers) – Currently Researcher at RiSE.