Sheng Yang

I am a fifth year PhD student at University of Maryland, College Park. I am honoured to be advised by Prof. Samir Khuller. Currently, I am visiting Northwestern University as a pre-doctoral visiting scholar.

Research Interest

I am broadly interested in approximation algorithms. I have worked on graph theory topics related to connected dominating set and induced subgraph counting. Currently I am mainly working on various scheduling problems, classical and new challenges originating from cloud.

Curriculum Vitae

Please find my CV here

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  • Email:
    styang at cs dot