Janise McNair

Current Students

Current Ph.D. Students

Current M.S. Thesis Students

  • Aram Hong

Current M.S. Research Students (non-thesis)

Current Research Studies Undergraduate Students

  • Kyle Morman, Volunteer Researcher
  • Victoria Williams, 2020-2021 University Scholar for Undergraduate Research
  • Trevor Victoria, 2020-2021 University Scholar for Undergraduate Research
  • Cory Arthur, Volunteer Researcher
  • Akia Gabbidon, Volunteer Researcher
  • Juan Rodriguez, Volunteer Researcher
WAM Generations

WAM Generations – Photos

Graduated Students

Graduated PhDs

  • Allen Starke, 2020, Harris Corporation
  • Thiago Onofre, 2020, Post-doctoral researcher, Agricultural Engineering, UF
    co-advised with Clyde Fraisse, UF-IFAS
  • Muharrem Ayar, 2017, Systems Engineer, Collins Aerospace
  • co-advised with Haniph Latchman

  • Carlton Thompson, 2016, Military Intelligence, US Army National Guard
  • co-advised with Haniph Latchman

  • Jing Qin, 2015, Software Engineer, Facebook
  • Corey Baker, 2015, Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky; also Co-founder 1 Degree Tech
  • Xiang Mao, 2015, Software Engineer, Go Daddy; also Co-founder Dinneract and Joyfit
  • Gokul Bhat, 2015, Media Performance Engineer, Akamai
  • Jose Almodovar-Faria, 2014, Associate Professor, Universidad del Turabo and Executive Director, ACTGlobal |
  • Obulapathi Challa, 2013, Founder and CEO, Moonshots Company
  • Paul Muri, 2013, Deputy System Manager, NASA Johnson Space Center
  • Xiaoyuan Li, 2013, Software Engineer, Google 
  • Dexiang Wang, 2011, Software Engineer, VMWare
  • Gustavo Vejarano, 2011, Associate Professor, Loyola Marymount University
  • Dawood Al-Abri, 2008 , Assistant Professor, Sultan Qaboos University
  • Yuan Guo, 2006, Patent Agent, Loza & Loza
  • Kartikeya Tripathi, 2006, Scientific Staff, Aclara
    co-advised with Haniph Latchman
  • Fang (Julie) Zhu, 2005, Program Manager, Apple

Graduated Thesis Students

MS Theses

  • Seshupriya Alluru, 2010, Software Engineer, Intel
  • Arvindhan Kumar, 2008, Engineer/Manager, Qualcomm
  • Pankaj Aggarwal, 2005, Systems Architect, Bose
  • Aarti Bharathan, 2003, Director, Pay Pal

BS-Honors Theses

  • Alvaro de Aguila, Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería – ICAI (ICAI School of Engineering), 2020
  • Victor Gonzalez, 2013, Sales Engineer, Samsara (IoT Company)
  • Ciro Luysterburg, Summa Cum Laude, 2011; Lead Engineer, Exxon Mobile
  • Nick Tseng, B.S., Magna Cum Laude 2011, Solution Engineer,, inc.; also Co-founder Warehouse Innovations
  • H. Andrew Latchman, 2006

Graduated MS Researchers

  • Murchhana Islam, 2020, M.S., World Fuel Services
  • Matt Ford, 2016, M.S, Harris Corporation
  • Jin Jing Pan, 2013, M.S. Microvast, Inc.
  • Ritwik Dubey, M.S., 2011, Market Data Engineer, Exegy
  • Gunjan Gupta, M.S. 2009, Test Engineer, GlobalLogic
  • Anis Mohideen, M.S. 2009, Software Engineer, Microsoft
  • Gaurav Joshi, M.S., 2009, NPO Engineer, Nokia
  • Madhan Sivakumar, 2008, Engineering Manager, Microsoft
  • Hetal Patel, M.S. 2005, Hyperion
  • Sitarama Penumetsa, M.S. 2002, CTO Candela Technologies
  • Madhavi Sreedevikutty, M.S. 2001, Engineer, Qualcomm

Graduated Undergraduate Researchers

  • Sabrina Vega, B.S, 2019, Microsoft, Mentee and volunteer in WAM Systems Lab, 2015-2019
  • Dennis Agnew, B.S. Jackson State, 2020, Summer Research at UF (SURF) student, 2019
  • Morgan Hodges, B.S., 2020, UF, Academic Year and Summer Research, 2017-2019

Potential students interested in pursuing their M.S.thesis or Ph.D. in the areas of wireless and mobile networking, including next generation wireless systems, next generation internet, mobility management, quality of service, or medium access control protocols, should complete the provided GRA Application Form, and email the form to For the subject line, use GRA APP. You will be contacted if your interests and skills match the needs of one of our current projects.