The GraphLab is a group of smart, energetic people who are developing transformative technologies in graph analytics, machine learning, and cybersecurity.

Current Memebers

  • Lucas McCabe. PhD student. DARPA Riser Award (2022)
  • Rimon Melamed. PhD student
  • Yejin Kim. PhD student
  • Mark Bentivegna. PhD student
  • Isiah King. PhD student; BS, George Mason University
  • Qiang Fu. PhD student; MS and BS, Jilin University
  • Haoyu He. PhD student; BS, Sun Yat-Sen University
  • Ahsen Uppal. PhD student; MS, GWU; BS, University of Maryland, College Park. Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation Scholar for 2015-2016


  • Yang Hu. PhD 2022. Google
  • Bibek Bhattarai. PhD 2022. Intel
  • Benjamin Bowman. PhD 2022. Cybermonic. DARPA Riser Award (2022). ARCS Scholar.
  • Yuede Ji. PhD 2021. Tenure-Track Assistant Professor at University of North Texas
  • Pradeep Kumar: PhD 2019. Tenure-Track Assistant Professor at College of William and Mary. NSF CRII Award (2022). ECE Best Dissertation Award (2020).
  • Hang Liu: PhD 2017. Tenure-Track Assistant Professor at Rutgers University. NSF CAREER Award (2021). ECE Best Dissertation Award (2018). Stevens Institute of Technology (2019 - 2022) and the University of Massachusetts Lowell (2017 - 2019).
  • Xin Xu: PhD 2015. VMware
  • Ron Chiang: PhD 2014. Associate Professor at University of St. Thomas. SC'11 Best Student Paper Award Finalist.

  • Ramesh Paudel: Postdoctoral Researcher 2022. Data Scientis at Sysco Corporation
  • Ding Ding: Postdoctoral Researcher 2019. Senior Deep Learning Researcher at Tencent America Media AI Lab
  • Lei Cui: Postdoctoral Researcher 2018. Assistant Professor at Chinese Academy Sciences