TCB Hands-on Workshop in Urbana
Participant Profile

There were twenty-one participants in the workshop. Each individual applied for a seat, and was selected from a pool of 119 applicants.

The average profile of a participant was a graduate student pursuing a doctorate.  While all participants were affiliated with educational institutions, there was variety in their citizenship.  A distribution of education is provided in Table 1 and of industry in Table 2.

Current Educational Standing Number
Doctorate 2
Graduate Student 16
Masters Student 2
BA/BS Degree 1
Total 21

Table 1: Breakdown of Participants and their current educational standing.
Location Number
Education 21

Table 2: Distribution of types of participant work locations.

Name Institute Education Citizenship
Saad Algarni Worcester Polytechnic Institute PhD Student USA
Michael Baxa University of Chicago PhD Student USA
Courtney Croke Colorado State University PhD Student USA
Alper Dagcan University of Chicago PhD Student Turkish
Mathew Davenport University of California at Irvine PhD Student USA
Jie Fu Columbia University PhD Student China
Wenxun Gan University of Chicago PhD Student China
Julie Grouleff Aarhus University Masters Student Denmark
Raghuraman Hariharasundaram The University of Chicago Postdoctoral Associate India
Segun Jung New York University PhD Student Korean
Thomas Lemmin Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne PhD Student USA
Antoine Loquet Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique PhD Student France
Amr Majul George Mason University Masters Student USA
Davi Ortega University of Tennessee PhD Student Spain
David Papke University of Illinois PhD Student USA
Katrine Skeby Aarhus University BA/BS Degree Denmark
Fidan Sumbul Bogazici University PhD Student Turkey
Tairan Yuwen Purdue University PhD Student China
Chunyu Wang Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute PhD USA
Whasil Lee Duke University PhD Student South Korea
Myongsin Yi University of Illinois PhD Student USA