UW CSE Ph.D. alum Roxana Geambasu, now on the Computer Science faculty at Columbia University, has been honored by Popular Science as one of its “Brilliant Ten” for 2014:
“As a computer scientist, Roxana Geambasu of Columbia University says she picks new projects based on what ‘really, really annoys me.’ She hates ceding control of her personal data online, which is why she’s building software that allows people to see where the information they upload to the cloud goes.”
Read more here. Learn more about Roxana and her research here.
(Last year, UW CSE postdoc alum Justin Cappos, now on the Computer Science faculty at NYU-Poly, was among the Brilliant Ten. You’re welcome, NYC!)