The Ides of May, 2012


  • Manas Pathak has graduated with a PhD titled "Privacy Preserving Machine Learning for Speech Processing". His thesis won a Springer outstanding thesis award and will be published in their best thesis series.
  • Mike Garbus received his Masters' degree. He'll be around for a couple of months more, though
  • Sourish has received a prestigious Draper IR&D sponsorship.


  • We have a paper in IEEE Pervasive Computing.


  • Leibny Paola is visiting from ITESM, Mexico
  • Afsaneh Asaei is visiting from IDIAP, Switzerland
  • Takayuki Arakawa is visiting from NEC, Japan