Former students of Kevin Murphy
- Ben Marlin, 2008--2011,
is now an assistant professor at Umass.
- Jo-Anne Ting, 2010--2011,
now works for Bosch Research in Palo Alto.
- Julia Vogel (co-supervised with David Lowe, Jim
Little and Ron Rensink), Sep 05 - May 07,
is now a senior software engineer
for LiberoVision, Zurich.
- Wei-Lwun Lu
(co-supervised with Jim Little), graduated December 2011.
CS PhD: Learning to Track and Identify Players from Broadcast Sports Videos.
Wei-Lwun is currently at a startup in Vancouver.
Zhang (co-supervised with Raphael Gottardo and Gordon Robertson).
Graduated July 2011.
Stats PhD Thesis: Mixture models for analysing high-throughput sequencing data.
Xuekui is now a postdoc at John Hopkins.
- Mark Schmidt,
Graduated July 2010.
CS PhD thesis: Graphical Model Structure Learning with L1-Regularization
Mark is currently a postdoc with Francis Bach.
- Frank Hutter
(co-supervised with Holger Hoos and Kevin Leyton-Brown).
Graduated October 2009.
CS PhD thesis:
Automated Configuration of Algorithms
for Solving Hard Computational Problems.
Frank is currently a postdoc at UBC.
- Sohrab Shah
(co-supervised with Raymond Ng). Graduated September 2008.
CS PhD thesis: "Model based approaches to aCGH data analysis".
Sohrab is now an assistant professor at UBC in the department of pathology.
- David Duvenaud,
graduated July 2010.
CS MSc thesis:
Multiscale Conditional Random Fields for Machine Vision
David is now a PhD student at Cambridge.
- Guillaume Alain,
graduated July 2009.
CS MSc thesis:
Variational Methods for Detecting
Copy Number Alterations
- Hoyt Koepke
(co-supervised with Bertrand Clarke), graduated August 2008.
CS MSc Thesis:
Bayesian cluster validation.
Hoyt is now a PhD student in Stats at U. Washington.
- Xiaohui Chen,
Co-supervised with Raphael Gottardo,
graduated August 2008.
Bioinformatics MSc Thesis:
Comparisons of Statistical Modeling
for Constructing Gene Regulatory Networks.
Xiaohui is now a PhD student in ECE at UBC.
(Co-supervised with Arnaud Doucet), graduated August 2007.
Stats MSc Thesis:
Bayesian inference in the multivariate probit model: estimation of the
Aline is now a PhD student at UBC.
- Daniel Eaton,
graduated June 2007.
CS MSc Thesis: Bayesian network
structure learning for the uncertain experimentalist
Or see the shorter UAI'07 paper
(Bayesian structure learning using
dynamic programming and MCMC)
Exact Bayesian structure learning from uncertain interventions).
Daniel currently works for Google NYC as a software engineer.
- Xiang (Sam) Xuan,
graduated March 2007.
CS MSc Thesis: Bayesian inference on
Or see the shorter ICML'07 version
Modeling changing dependency structure
in multivariate time series.
Xiang currently works at Microsoft as a programmer.
- Jordan Reynolds
(co-supervised with Jim Little), graduated December 2006.
CS MSc Thesis:
Hierarchical segment boost: a
segment level classification approach to object class recognition.
Or see the shorter CRV'07 version
Figure-ground segmentation using a hierarchical conditional
Jordan now works as
Electrical Design Engineer and IT Manager
for Contech Electronics, Victoria.
- Matt Dunham, graduated June 2009.
Co-developer of PMTK
- Ben Helsley,
graduated June 2008.
CS honors thesis: Learning DAGs from multiple data sources.
Ben is now a programmer at Microsoft.
- Mike Li,
graduated June 2006.
CS honors thesis: Bayesian inference by discretization.
Mike is a now a grad student in statistics at Purdue.