Columbia University

Alexander Loh

Ph.D. Student

Electrical Engineering
Columbia University

Office: 801 CEPSR
Email: al3475[at]columbia.edu

Alexander Loh graduated with a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Rutgers University in May 2015 and an M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University in October 2016. He is currently working towards his Ph.D. at Columbia University. His interests include algorithms, power grids, and data science.

Education

Columbia University

  • Ph.D. Candidate, Electrical Engineering Fall 2016 – Present
    • Research Interests: Wireless and Mobile Networking, Stochastic Modeling, Power Grids
    • Advisor: Prof. Gil Zussman

Columbia University

  • M.S. Electrical Engineering, September 2015 – May 2016, Final GPA:4.00

Rutgers University

  • B.S. Electrical Engineering, Double Major: Computer Science, September 2011 – May 2015
  • Final GPA:4.0, Summa Cum Laude

Awards & Honors

  • NSF Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Fellowship, From Data to Solutions (2015)
  • Columbia University Presidential Fellowship (2015)
  • Rutgers University School of Engineering Graduation Convocation “Outstanding Engineering Scholar Award” (2015)
  • Rutgers University John B. Smith Memorial Prize (highest ranking graduating senior in Dept. of Electrical Engineering) (2015)
  • Rutgers University Presidential Scholarship (2011-2015)
  • Rutgers University Toomey Estate of E.M. Scholarship (2015)
  • Rutgers University James & Edna Noe Scholarship (2014-2015)
  • Rutgers University James & Edna Noe Scholarship (2013-2014)
  • Rutgers University Academic Excellence Award (2013)

Graduate Level Courses

Columbia University in the City of New York

  • Machine Learning (COMS W4771, Fall 2016)
  • Optimization I (IEOR E6613, Fall 2016)
  • Intro to OR: Stochastic Models (IEOR E4106, Spring 2016)
  • Modeling & Performance Evaluation (CSEE E6180, Spring 2016)
  • Network Algorithms & Dynamics (ELEN E6909, Spring 2016)
  • Computer Networks (CSEE W4119, Fall 2015)
  • Analysis of Algorithms I (CSOR W4231, Fall 2015)
  • Computer Communication Networks (ELEN E6761, Fall 2015)
  • Wireless and Mobile Networking I (ELEN E6950, Fall 2015)

Rutgers University

  • Stochastic Signals and Systems (16:332:541) – M.S. Course
  • Digital Communication Systems (16:332:545) – M.S. Course
  • Detection and Estimation Theory (16:332:549) – M.S. Course