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Joseph M. Hellerstein

Jim Gray Professor of Computer Science
EECS Computer Science Division
UC Berkeley

Joseph M. Hellerstein

Current Post-Docs

Current Graduate Students

Ph.D. Alumni

  1. Jeanna Neefe Matthews, Improving File System Performance with Adaptive Methods [1999], Clarkson University (main advisor: Thomas Anderson)
  2. Marcel Kornacker, Access Methods for Next-Generation Database Systems [2000], Cohera, Google, Cloudera
  3. Vijayshankar Raman, Interactive Query Processing [2001], IBM Almaden, Google
  4. Megan Thomas, Boolean Bounding Predicates for Spatial Access Methods [2003], Cal State Stanislaus
  5. Amol Deshpande, Handling Estimation Errors in Database Query Processing [2004], U. Maryland, Wirewheel (founder)
  6. Sam Madden, The Design and Evaluation of a Query Processing Architecture for Sensor Networks [2004], MIT, Cambridge Mobile Telematics (founder) (co-advised with Mike Franklin)
  7. Mehul Shah, Flux: A Mechanism for Building Robust, Scalable Dataflows [2004], HP Labs, Amiato (founder), AWS, Google
  8. Boon Thau Loo, The Design and Implementation of Declarative Networks [2006], U. Pennsylvania (co-advised with Ion Stoica)
  9. Fred Reiss, Data Triage [2007], IBM Almaden
  10. Ryan Huebsch, PIER: Internet Scale P2P Query Processing with Distributed Hash Tables [2008], Rinera, Conviva, Playnomics, Google (co-advised with Ion Stoica)
  11. David Chiyuan Chu, Building and Optimizing Declarative Networked Systems [2009]. Microsoft Research, Google
  12. Alexandra Meliou, Querying Uncertain Data in Resource Constrained Settings [2009]. U. Massachusetts, Amherst (co-advised with Carlos Guestrin)
  13. Tyson Condie, Declarative Systems [2011]. Yahoo! Research, UCLA, Microsoft
  14. Daisy Zhe Wang. Extracting and Querying Probabilistic Information in BayesStore [2011]. U. Florida (co-advised with Mike Franklin and Minos Garofalakis)
  15. Kuang Chen. Data-driven Techniques for Improving Data Collection in Low-resource Environments [2011]. Captricity (founder), Antara Health (founder) (co-advised w/Tapan Parikh)
  16. Azza Abouzied (Yale, co-advised with Avi Silberschatz). NYU-Abu Dhabi [2013]
  17. Sean Kandel (Stanford, co-advised with Jeff Heer). Trifacta (founder) [2013]
  18. Neil Conway. Language Support for Loosely Consistent Distributed Programming [2014]. Mesosphere, Determined.ai (founder).
  19. Peter Alvaro. Data-centric Programming for Distributed Systems [2015]. UC Santa Cruz
  20. Peter Bailis. Coordination Avoidance in Distributed Databases [2015]. Stanford, Sisu.ai (founder). (co-advised with Ali Ghodsi and Ion Stoica)
  21. Vikram Sreekanti. The Design of Stateful Serverless Infastructure [2020]. Aqueduct (founder)
  22. Chenggang Wu. The Design of Any-scale Serverless Infrastructure with Rich Consistency Guarantees [2020]. Aqueduct (founder)
  23. Yifan Wu. Interaction History for Building Human-Data Interfaces [2021]. Startup (founder)
  24. Michael Whittaker. Compartmentalizing Consensus [2021]. Google
  25. Johann Schleier-Smith. Understanding and Exploring Serverless Cloud Computing [2022]. Startup (founder)

Post-Doc Alumni

M.S. Alumni

  1. Ron Avnur, Eddies: Continuously Adaptive Query Processing [2000], Cohera, MarkLogic, BloomReach, Mongo
  2. Mohan Lakhamraju [2000], A Storage Manager for Telegraph, Tiger Global Management, Great Learning
  3. Owen Cooper, TelegraphCQ: From Streaming Database to Information Crawler [2005], AmberPoint
  4. Varun Kacholia, Maelstrom: Churn as Shelter [2005], Google
  5. Ashima Atul, Compact Implementation of Distributed Inference Algorithms for Network Monitoring [2008], Microsoft
  6. Larry Xu, Supporting Asynchronous Interactive Visualization for Exploratory Data Analysis [2017], Dropbox
  7. Libo Chen, A Hybrid Design of Transactional and Cache Layer for TSFS [2020], Oracle
  8. Eric Liu, Low-Overhead Materialization with Flor [2020], Determined.ai
  9. Saurav Chhatrapathi, Towards Achieving Strong Consistency in Serverless Computing [2021], Aqueduct
  10. Anusha Dandamudi, Fast Low Overhead Logging Extending Time [2021], Roblox

Last modified: $Date: 2022/08/16 02:08:36 $ by Joe Hellerstein