TUSHAR ATHAWALE, PHD
Tushar Athawale is a Research Scientist in Computer Science and Mathematics Division of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and a member of the visualization group led by Dr. Dave Pugmire. His primary research interests span across uncertainty visualization, statistical analysis, topological and large-scale analysis, and high-performance computing for efficient, accurate, and trustworthy scientific data discovery. He is selected for the role of Joint Faculty Assistant Professor at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) to strengthen the ORNL research ties with UTK. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Utah's Scientific Computing & Imaging (SCI) Institute from Oct, 2016 - Oct, 2021 with Prof. Chris R. Johnson as his advisor. He received PhD in Computer Science from the University of Florida in May, 2015, and he worked with Prof. Alireza Entezari while pursuing his PhD. He was a full-time employee at MathWorks, the developer of the leading computing software MATLAB, before joining the SCI Institute.
Quantification and Visualization of Spatial Uncertainty in Isosurfaces for Parametric and Nonparametric Noise Models
T. M. Athawale
[PhD dissertation preprint] [BibTex] [PhD defense presentation slides] [Proposal presentation slides] (University of Florida, ProQuest Dissertations Publishing, 2015)
Defense committee: Dr. Alireza Entezari (Chair), Dr. Arunava Banerjee, Dr. Anand Rangarajan, Dr. Manuel Bermudez, and Dr. Haldun Aytug (External)