Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

  Data Storytelling and Narrative Visualization

  Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics

  Perception and Eye Tracking Studies

  Genomics and Biological Data

  HPC and Larg-scale Simulations


University of California at Davis - Davis, CA (2012 - present)

  Ph.D. in Computer Science (expected early 2018)
  Advisor: Dr. Kwan-Liu Ma

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, AR (2004 - 2008)

  B.S. in Computer Science, cum laude
  Minors in Mathematics and Spanish

Work and Research Experience

University of California at Davis - Davis, CA (2012 - present)

  Visualization and Interface Design Innovation Group   link
  Graduate Student Researcher
  Advisor: Dr. Kwan-Liu Ma

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) - Livermore, CA (2016 - present)

  Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC)   link
  Graduate Research Intern
  Advisor: Dr. Ming Jiang

Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) - Los Alamos, NM (2013 - 2016)

  Data Science at Scale Group   link
  Summer Student and Graduate Researcher
  Advisors: Dr. Jonathan Woodring, Dr. James Ahren

JB Hunt Transport and Logistics - Lowell, AR (2009 - 2012)

  Integrated Capacity Solution (ICS) Division
  Programmer Analyst

International Mission Board (2008 - 2009)

  Technical Intern and Programmer

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, AR (2007 - 2008)

  Undergraduate and Post-Bachelor Research Assistant
  Advisor: Dr. Amy Apon


J. Chu, C. Bryan, M. Shih, L. Ferrer, K.-L. Ma. Navigable Videos for Presenting Scientific Data on Affordable Head-Mounted Displays. Proceedings of the ACM Multimedia Systems 2017 Conference (MMSys'17). link

C. Bryan, K. Dasu, S. Divakarla, K.-L. Ma. Summarizing the U.S. Presidential Election Day 2016. IEEE PacificVis 2017 Storytelling Contest  conference link

J.-K. Chou, C. Bryan, K.-L. Ma. Privacy Preserving Visualization for Social Network Data with Ontology Information. IEEE PacificVis 2017. link 

C. Bryan, K.-L. Ma, J. Woodring. Temporal Summary Images: An Approach to Narrative Visualization via Interactive Annotation Generation and Placement. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 23.1 (2017). link  appendix

C. Bryan, G. Guterman, K.-L. Ma, H. Lewin, D. Larkin, J. Kim, J. Ma, M. Marré. Synteny Explorer: An Interactive Visualization Application for Teaching Genome Evolution. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 23.1 (2017). link

C. Bryan, X. Wu, S. M. Mniszewski, K.-L. Ma. Integrating Predictive Analytics into a Spatiotemporal Epidemic Simulation. IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (IEEE VAST 2015). Oct 2015. link

C. Bryan, S. M. Mniszewski, and K.-L. Ma. Integrating Predictive Visualization with the Epidemic Disease Simulation System (Short Paper). IEEE VIS 2014 Workshop on Visualization for Predictive Analytics. Nov 2014. link  appendix

S. M. Mniszewski, C. A. Manore, C. Bryan, S. Y. Del Valle, and D. Roberts. Towards a hybrid agent-based model for mosquito borne disease. In Proceedings of the 2014 Summer Simulation Multiconference (SummerSim '14): July 2014. link

C. Bryan, K.-L. Ma, Y.-C. Fu. An interactive visualization interface for studying egocentric, categorical, contact diary datasets. In 2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM): Aug 2013. link

C. Bryan, W. Emeneker, and A. Apon. A Performance and Productivity Study using MPI, Titanium, and Fortress. In IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC08) Student Symposium: Dec 2008. link

C. Bryan. Holistic characterization of parallel programming models in a distributed memory environment.
(Undergraduate Honor's Thesis): May 2008. link