Vairavan Murugappan Dissertation Proposal Defense

PhD student Vairavan Murugappan will defend his dissertation proposal, "Identifying key actors on evolving large-scale networks."

His committee includes Professor and Dean Eunice E. Santos (chair and director of research); Professor and Associate Dean for Research J. Stephen Downie; Affiliate Professor William D. Gropp, professor of computer science, UIUC; John Korah, assistant professor of computer science, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona; and Ali Cinar, professor of chemical and biological engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology.