Lab members

Ph.D. Students

Christian Fronk, Fall 2023 – present
Zhehan Qu, Spring 2023 – present
Tianyi Hu, Fall 2022 – present
Lin Duan, Spring 2022 – present
Sarah Sangjun Eom, Spring 2021 – present
Ying Chen, Fall 2019 – present
Timothy James Scargill, Fall 2019 – present

M.S. Students

Siwen Dong, Summer 2023 – present
Xichu Xiao, Summer 2023 – present

B.S. Students

Ashish Murthy, IIT Putna, visiting REU student at Duke University, Summer 2023 – present
Shivani Karanth, NC State University, visiting REU student at Duke University, Summer 2023 – present
Muchang Bahng, 2023 – present
Tiffany Ma, 2022 – present
Ritvik Janamsetty, 2022 – present

High School Students

Vanessa Tang, NC School of Science and Math, Summer 2023 – present
Jonathan Zeng, NC School of Science and Math, Summer 2023 – present

Members of the I3T Lab Attending the 2023 Summer REU Showcase

Recent News and News Highlights

5/18/2023: The lab has had an exciting end of the Spring 2023 semester, with multiple recognitions of the outstanding work of the students [ More information ]

4/26/2023: Ying Chen has been selected to attend the 2023 CPS Rising Stars Workshop at the University of Virginia. Congratulations, Ying! Ying’s recent work is appearing at IEEE INFOCOM’23 [ Paper PDF ][ More information ] [ Accompanying demonstration ] and is being demonstrated at ACM/IEEE IPSN’23 [Demo abstract PDF].

3/30/2023: We are presenting two demonstrations at the 2023 CPS-IoT week (ACM/IEEE IPSN) demo session: Lin Duan will present BiGuide: A Bi-Level Data Acquisition Guidance for Object Detection on Mobile Devices [Demo abstract PDF], and Sarah Eom will present Edge-based Augmented Reality Guidance System for Retinal Laser Therapy [Demo abstract PDF].

2/2/2023: Sarah Eom received the Duke University Eye Center Research to Prevent Blindness Small Grant Award to further develop her work on augmented reality for eye surgery. Sarah will give a talk about this work at the annual meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Joint work with Miroslav Pajic (Duke ECE) and Majda Hadziahmetovic (Duke Ophthalmology).

12/10/2022: Ying Chen’s work on adaptive edge computing-supported V- and VI-SLAM will appear at IEEE INFOCOM 2023 (19.2% acceptance rate). [ Pre-print PDF ][ More information ]

10/28/2022: I3T Lab projects are featured in the 2022 Duke ECE Magazine cover story “The Dawning of the Age of the Metaverse.”

9/16/2022: Congratulations to Tim Scargill, Alex Xu, and Achilles Dabrowski on their ACM UbiComp’22 Best Poster Award! Both Alex and Achilles have completed multiple semesters of independent studies in the I3T Lab under Tim’s guidance. It is wonderful to have this recognition of their hard work and Tim’s dedicated mentorship. [ Poster submission  ] [ Poster presented at the conference ]

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I^3T Lab Alumni

Postdoctoral associates: 2018 – 2021: Dr. Guohao Lan. First subsequent position: Assistant Professor of Computer Science at TU Delft.

M.S. students: 2022: Owen Gibson, Achilles Dabrowski. 2021: Lucas Liu. 2019 – 2020: Zida Liu. 2020: Tianrui (Felix) Zhang. 2019: Nisarg Dabhi.

B.S. students: 2023: Alexander Du. 2022 – 2023: Seijung Kim Graduation with Distinction, Howard G. Clark Award for outstanding undergraduate research. Neha Vutakuri Graduation with Distinction. 2021 – 2022: Alex Xu Graduation with Distinction, Vineet Alaparthi, Sasamon Omoma. 2022: Liuren Yin, Darius Huang, Jason Dong. 2021: Mary Jiang, Aining Liu, Rohit Raguram, Mohammad Khatami, Achilles Dabrowski. 2020 – 2021: Ashley Kwon Graduation with Distinction. 2019 – 2021: Yunfan Zhang. 2020 – 2021: Brianna Butler; Shreya Hurli. 2020: Priya Rathinavelu; Steven Li; Achintya Kumar; Hunter Gregory; Orion Hsu; Daisy Ferleger; Bailey Heit; Bogyung Kim. 2018 – 2020: Michael Glushakov. 2019 – 2020: Davis Booth; Jason Zhou; Joseph DeChicchis Graduation with Distinction; Cyan DeVeaux Graduation with Distinction, Visual and Media Studies Award. 2019: Camden Vassallo; Michael Zhang; Charles Papandreou; Kunaal Sharma; Madeline Wilkinson.

Visitors, Ph.D.: 2019 – 2020: José Manjarrés, Universidad del Norte, Colombia (PhD advisor: Mauricio Pardo González), 809 Colciencias Fellow. First subsequent position: Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Olivet Nazarene University. Yuqi Han, Tongji University, China, (PhD Advisor: Jun Wu). Summer 2019: Gopika Premsankar, Department of Computer Science, Aalto University, Finland (PhD advisor: Mario Di Francesco).

Visitors, undergraduate: Summer 2022: Jeremy Suh, UVA. Summer 2021 Grand Challenges in Engineering NSF REU Fellows: Maria Christenbury, Clemson University; Megan Mott, UNC Chapel Hill; Emily Eisele, Widener University. Summer 2019: Jovan Stojkovic, University of Belgrade, Duke ECE REU Fellow; Courtney Johnson, North Carolina A&T State University, Grand Challenges in Engineering NSF REU Fellow.

Visitors, high school: Summer 2019: Juan Blanco, DukeREP program for Durham-area high school students, Outstanding Trainee Award.