Multimodal Vision Research Laboratory



prospective members

We are always interested in hard-working students (and post-docs) with strong technical abilities, a desire to grow, and an eagerness to work on challenging problems as part of a team. If you are interested, please see our openings page.

current members

Nathan Jacobs, Ph.D. CS
Director, Professor of Computer Science
Benjamin Brodie, Ph.D. Math
Connor Greenwell
PhD candidate in CS
Yu Zhang
PhD candidate in CS
Virgil Barnard
PhD candidate in CS
Xin Xing
PhD student in CS
Subash Khanal
PhD student in CS
Aram Ansary Ogholbake
PhD student in CS
Adib Mosharrof
PhD student in CS
Oscar Skean
PhD student in CS (w/ Luis Sanchez Giraldo)
Jacob Birge
MS student in CS
Zachary Pulliam
MS student in CS
Vince Liu
MS student in CS
Cohen Archbold
BS student in CS
Shashank Bhatt
BS student in CS
Evan Bolton
BS student in CS
Julia Stekardis
BS student in CS


Nicole Wong
Visiting BS student in CS (Was High School Mentee), 2018-2021; to MIT
Hunter Blanton
PhD CS, Summer 2021; to yembo
M. Usman Rafique
PhD EE, Summer 2021; to Kitware
Chris Wang
High School Mentee, 2021; to University of Missouri
David T. Jones
MS CS, 2020
Rafael Padilha
Visiting PhD student from University of Campinas, Brazil, Dec 2020
Gongbo "Tony" Liang
PhD in CS, May 2020; to tenure-track position at Eastern Kentucky University
Sean Grate
BS Math, May 2020; to PhD program in Math at Auburn University
Armin Hadzic
MS CS, 2020; to Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Raian Vargas Maretto
Visiting student from INPE, Brazil, 2019; to Assistant Professor at University of Twente
Thomas Barber
REU student, Summer 2019
Evan Yang
BS CS, 2019
Tawfiq Salem
PhD CS, Summer 2019; to Visiting Assistant Professor at Miami University of Ohio
Yuhan Long
REU student, Summer 2019; to PhD program at University of Minnesota
Whitney Dawson
High School Mentee, Summer 2019
Weilian "William" Song
MS CS, May 2019; to PhD program at Simon Fraser University
Menghua "Ted" Zhai
PhD CS, Fall 2018; to MatrixSense Inc., Shanghai
Zach Bessinger
PhD CS, Fall 2018; to Data Scientist at Zillow
Scott Workman
PhD CS, May 2018; to Dzyne Technologies
Aaron Mueller
BS CS, May 2018; to PhD program at Johns Hopkins University
William "Derek" Jones
MS CS (w/ Sally Ellingson), 2018; to Data Scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, PhD program at UCSD
Hamid Hamraz
PhD CS, 2018; to Data Scientist at Microsoft
Ryan Landry
High School Mentee, 2018; to Virginia Tech
Patrick Tutzauer
visiting student from Institute for Photogrammetry, University of Stuttgart, Fall 2017
Samuel Davidson
BS CS (NSF REU), 2017; to Firmware Engineer at Lexmark
Angelo Stekardis
BS CS (Chellgren Fellow), 2017; to Computer Vision Software Engineer at Iris Automation
Andrew Albrecht
High School Mentee, 2017; to University of Louisville
C.J. Labianca
High School Mentee, 2017; to Purdue University
Mohammad T. Islam
PhD CS, 2016; to tenure-track faculty position at Southern Conneticut State University
Ryan Baltenberger
MS CS, 2016; to Badger Technologies (was Software Developer at airSpring Software)
David Smith
BS CS, 2015; to PhD program in CS at University of Florida
Andrew Tapia
High School Mentee, 2015; to University of Kentucky
R. Paul Mihail
PhD CS (w/ Judy Goldsmith), 2014; to tenure-track position at Valdosta State University
Feiyu Shi
MS EE, 2013; to MS program in CS at Boston University, then Microsoft
Alex Lucas
High School Mentee, 2013
Jim Knochelman
BS CS, 2012; to IBM (was Software Developer at airSpring Software)