Adriana Iamnitchi joined the department as an Assistant Professor in Fall 2005. Adriana received her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 2003. During 2004-2005 she joined the Computer Science department at Duke University as a visiting assistant professor. She holds a B.S. and a M.S. in Computer Science from the Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Romania.
Adriana is an experimentalist, with a particular interest in large-scale distributed systems, social computing, and social network analysis. She is interested in extracting knowledge from large sets of (social) data and designing decentralized mechanisms that make use of the user behavior discovered, whether for a more ethical online experience or for resource management in distributed systems.
PhD in Computer Science, University of Chicago (2003)
MS in Computer Science, University of Chicago (1999)
MS in Computer Science, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania (1996)
BS in Computer Science, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania (1995)
Honors and Awards:
• NSF Career Award 2010
• Outstanding Faculty Award, University of South Florida, 2013