ADA Research Group

Former ADA group members
and students / postdocs supervised by Holger

Lars Kotthoff (Postdoc 2014-2017)
- co-supervised with Kevin Leyton-Brown at UBC; now Assistant Professor at the University of Wyoming, USA.
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Zongxu Mu (MSc 2015)
- now at Bloomberg in London, UK.
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Steven Ramage (MSc 2015)
- co-supervised with Kevin Leyton-Brown at UBC; now Project Leader at QuickMobile, Canada.
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Lin Xu (PhD 2014)
- co-supervised with Kevin Leyton-Brown at UBC; now Chief Science Officer at Istuary, Canada.
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Marius Lindauer (PhD 2014)
- co-supervised with Torsten Schaub at Universität Potsdam; now postdoc at Universität Freiburg, Germany.
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Frank Hutter (PhD 2009; Postdoc 2009-2013)
- co-supervised with Kevin Leyton-Brown at UBC; now Professor of Computer Science at Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany.
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Christopher Thornton (MSc 2013)
- co-supervised with Kevin Leyton-Brown at UBC; now at Google, USA.
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Nima Aghaeepour (PhD 2012)
- co-supervised with Ryan Brinkman at the BC Cancer Research Centre; now Assistant Professor at Stanford University, USA.
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Chris Nell (MSc 2011)
- co-supervised with Kevin Leyton-Brown at UBC; now Founder and CEO at Tideline Data, Canada.
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Dave Tompkins (PhD 2010; Postdoc 2010-2011)
- now Lecturer at the University of Waterloo, Canada.
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Massih Korvash (MSc 2009)
- co-supervised with David Kirpatrick at UBC.
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Ashiqur KhudaBukhsh (MSc 2009)
- co-supervised with Kevin Leyton-Brown at UBC; now a PhD Student at Carnegie Mellon University, USA.
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Mirela Andronescu (PhD 2008)
- co-supervised with Anne Condon at UBC; now a Research Scientist at BC Cancer Research Centre, Canada.
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Rosalía Aguirre-Hernández (PhD 2007)
- co-supervised with Anne Condon at UBC; now a Research Scientist at Contextual Genomics, Canada.
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Camilo Rostoker (MSc 2007)
- co-supervised with Alan Wagner at UBC; now Director of Product Development at Benevity, Canada.
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Dan Tulpan (PhD 2006)
- co-supervised with Anne Condon at UBC; now Research Officer and Head of Atlantic Bioinformatics Lab, ICT, National Research Council of Canada.
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Sanja Rogic (PhD 2006; Postdoc 2006-2007)
- co-supervised with Alan Mackworth and Francis Ouellette at UBC; now a Research Scientist at the University of British Columbia, Canada, Canada.
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Alena Shmygelska (PhD 2006)
- now Technical Product Lead in (Machine Learning/Bioinformatics) at Human Longevity, USA.
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Igor Naverniouk (MSc 2005)
- now a Software Engineer at Google, USA.
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Jürgen Kilian (PhD 2004)
- co-supervised with Hermann K.-G. Walter at TU Darmstadt; now Founder and President, Kilian IT Consulting, Germany.
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Kevin Smyth (MSc 2004)
- now a Software Engineering Manager at Apple, USA.
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Viann Chan (MSc 2004)
- co-supervised with Anne Condon at UBC;

Andrew Kwon (MSc 2003)
- co-supervised with Raymond Ng at UBC; now a Research Scientist at RIKEN Yokohama Institute, Japan.
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