Prashant Shenoy

shenoy [at] cs. umass. edu
(413) 577 0850
Fax: (413) 545 1249
LGRC Bldg A333

Research Staff

Emmanuel Cecchet

Research Scientist
cecchet [at] cs. umass. edu
(413) 577 3787
LGRC Bldg A313A

Erik Risinger

Research Fellow
erisinger [at] cs. umass. edu
LGRC Bldg A313

  • Camellia Zakaria
    Post-doctoral Research Fellow
    nurcamellia [at]
    LGRC Bldg A313

  • Noman Bashir
    Post-doctoral Research Fellow
    nbashir [at]
    LGRC Bldg A313

  • Abel Souza
    Post-doctoral Research Fellow
    asouza [at]
    LGRC Bldg A313

Graduate Students

Lab Alumni

Past PhD Students and Post-Docs
Past Masters and Visiting Students
  • Christopher Raff (M.S., Summer 2020)
    Thesis: Greening Electric Bike Sharing Using Solar Charging Stations

  • Alexendar Lamson (M.S., Summer 2020)
    Thesis: RFID Object Localization in a Dynamic and Noisy Environment

  • Akhil Soman (M.S., Summer 2020, jointly advised with Beka Kosanovic)
    Thesis: Short Term Energy Forecasting for a Microgrid Load using LSTM RNN
    Employer: Weill Cornell Medicine

  • Aslan Feng (M.S., Summer 2020, jointly advised with Beka Kosanovic)
    Thesis: SunDown: Model-driven Per-Panel Solar Anomaly Detection for Residential Arrays
    Employer: Apple China

  • Chirag Goel (M.S., Fall 2020)
    Employer: Verily Life Science, Alphabet

  • Assan Toleuov (M.S., 2019)
    Employer: Facebook

  • Lucas Chaufournier (M.S., 2019)
    Employer: Capital One

  • Jonathan Westin (2019)
    Employer: Nasdaq

  • Rishikesh Jha (MS, Spring 2019)

  • Ritesh Kumar (MS, Spring 2019)

  • Ishita Dasgupta (M.S. Spring2017)
    Employer: Current Ph.D student at UMass

  • Roopa Shenoy (M.S. 2017)
    Employer: Cisco

  • Puja Mishra (M.S. 2016)
    Employer: Lutron

  • Seema Guggari (M.S. 2016)
    Employer: Microsoft

  • Nikita Mehra (M.S. 2016)
    Employer: Twitter

  • Anushree Ghosh (M.S. 2016)
    Employer: Microsoft

  • Sneha Narayan (M.S. 2015)
    Employer: Twilio

  • Sandeep Karla(M.S. 2015)
    Employer: Amazon

  • Benoy Varghese (Visting Ph.D Student 2015)
    Employer: Assosciate Dean, Kent Institute, Australia

  • Veena Udayabhanu (M.S., Spring 2012)
    Thesis: Benchlab: An Open Testbed for Realistic Benchmarking of Web Applications
    Employer: Microsoft

  • Sippakorn Tansutthiwess (M.S., Spring 2012)
    Employer: Amazon

  • Gabriel Tarasuk-Levin (M.S., Spring 2010)
    Employer: VMWare

  • Gal Niv (M.S., Spring 2009)
    Initial: Pangea; Now: Kinvey

  • Aditya Nemmaluri (M.S., Spring 2008)
    Employer: Cisco Systems

  • Rick Cocci (M.S., Spring 2008)
    Initial: State Street; Now: Goodwin Procter LLP

  • Gaurav Mathur (M.S., Summer 2007)
    Initial: Google; Now: CEO and Co-founder Electric Sheep

  • Srinath Gaddam ( M.S., Summer 2004 )
    Thesis: Spatial and Temporal Prediction for Application Replication in Content Services Networks
    Initial: EMC; Now: Founder, Social Timbre

  • Peter Radkov ( M.S., Summer 03 )
    Thesis: An Experimental Comparison of File- and Block-Access Protocols for IP-Networked Storage
    Initial: Sirma Corporation, Bulgaria; Now: Degiro

  • Jiang Lan ( M.S., Summer 02 )
    Thesis: Cache Consistency Techniques for Peer-to-peer File Sharing Networks
    Employer: Verizon Corporation

  • Saif Hasan ( M.S., Summer 01 )
    Thesis: Performance Evaluation of Multimedia Middleware and Multimedia Operating Systems
    Initial: Microsoft Corporation; Now: Facebook

  • Anoop Ninan ( M.S., Summer 01 )
    Thesis: Maintaining Cache Consistency in Content Distribution Networks
    Initial: EMC Corporation; Now: Vexata.

  • M S. Raunak ( M.S., Summer00 )
    Project: Implications of Proxy Caching for Provisioning Servers and Networks
    Assistant Professor, Loyola University (Home Page)

  • Venkata Duvvuri ( M.S.,Summer 99 )
    Thesis: Adaptive Leases: A Strong Consistency Mechanism for the World Wide Web
    Inital : Goldman Sachs ,  Now: Unity Technologies and Instrutor, Northeastern Univ.

Administrative Staff

Karren Sacco

ksacco [at] cs. umass. edu
(413) 577 0292
LGRC Bldg A253