|2017.03.10||My application for advancement to tenure and promotion to Associate Professor (as well as sabbatical) starting Fall 2017 was officially approved!|
|2017.02.23||Our open-access paper|
|2017.02.10||Our workshop on Innovations in Pedagogy of Data Visualization is officially returning to IEEE VIS 2017.|
|2016.12.13||I will be General Chair for VizSec 2017 in Phoenix, alongside a fantastic team on both the organizing and program committees.|
Interactive Exploration of Multidimensional YouTube Data Using the GPLOM Techniquewon the Best Poster Award at VINCI 2016.
|2016.06.23||Our short paper (with 2 undergraduate CS students) and poster (with 2 graduate CS students) have been accepted to VINCI 2016.|
|2016.05.06||I received the Innovation in Teaching and Technology Award from the Center for Instruction and Technology (CIT).|
I graduated with my Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California, Davis under the guidance of Matt Bishop, Sean Peisert, and many others at the SecLab. I received my B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, studying networking and computer security with Ken Dick and Blaine Burnham at the Peter Kiewit Institute. I have many research interests, including data visualization, computer security, and computer science education.