A PDF version of my CV may be found here.


University of California, 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
  Thesis Advisor: Dr. Amy Apon (now at Clemson University)

Work and Research Experience

University of California at Davis – Davis, CA (2012 – present)
  VIDi Group [ link ] and UC Davis Center for Visualization [ link ]
  Graduate Student Researcher
  Advisor: Dr. Kwan-Liu Ma

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) – Livermore, CA (2016 – 2017)
  Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC)   [ link ]
  Graduate Research Intern
  Supervisor: Dr. Ming Jiang

Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) – Los Alamos, NM (2013 – 2016)
  Data Science at Scale (DSSS) Group   [ link ]
  Summer Student and Graduate Researcher
  Supervisors: 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


Y. Shi, C. Bryan, S. Bhamidipati, Y. Zhao, Y. Zhang, K.-L. Ma. MeetingVis: Visual Narratives to Assist in Recalling Meeting Context and Content. To appear in IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 2018.

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).
[ Paper ] -  [ Video ]

C. Bryan, K. Dasu, S. Divakarla, K.-L. Ma. Summarizing the U.S. Presidential Election Day 2016. IEEE PacificVis 2017 Storytelling Contest 
Image Link ] - [ Contest Site ]

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

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).
Paper ] - [ Appendix ] - [ Video ]

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).
Paper ] - [ Demo Video ] - [ Online Demo (still in beta) ]

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.
Paper ] - [ Appendix ] - [ Demo Video ]

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.
Paper ]

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.
Paper ]

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.
[ Paper ]

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.
[ Paper ]

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

Publications (Works-In-Progress and Under Review)

J.-K. Chou, C. Bryan, J. Li, K.-L. Ma. The Limitations of Perceptually Masking Privacy Information in Graph Visualizations: a User Study. (under review)

S. Xu, C. Bryan, K. Li, J. Zhao, K.-L. Ma. Chart Constellations: Effective Chart Summarization from Collaborative and Multi-User Analyses. (under review)

C. Bryan, J.-K. Chou, A. Preston, K.-L. Ma. Investigating Annotated Line Charts for Analysis, Recall, and Visual Observation Strategies. (under review)

C. Bryan, J.-K. Chou, K.-L. Ma. Analyzing Scanpath Strategies for Annotated Visualizations in Different Task Scenarios.
(in progress)

Teaching Experience

Software Development (CS 212) – Lead Instructor Spring 2018 Semester (USF)
  Scheduled January–May 2018, University of San Francisco

Information Interfaces (ECS 163) – Lead Instructor Spring 2017 Quarter (UC Davis)
  Teaching Assistant: Maksim Gomov
  [ Course Website ]

Information Interfaces (ECS 163) – Teaching Assistant Winter 2017 Quarter (UC Davis)
  Lead Instructor: Kwan-Liu Ma
  [ Course Website ]

Information Interfaces (ECS 163) – Teaching Assistant Winter 2016 Quarter (UC Davis)
  Lead Instructor: Kwan-Liu Ma
  [ Course Website ]

Professional Services

IEEE BigDataService 2018 – Program Committee Member

TVCG 2017 – Reviewer

CHI 2016–2017 – Reviewer

InfoVis 2016–2017 – Reviewer

VAST 2017 – Reviewer

Pacific Graphics 2017 – Reviewer

Primary Software and Languages

What I primarily use in my projects.

Languages: Python, R, HMTL/JavaScript/CSS, SQL, C/C++, Java

Frameworks and APIs D3.js, jQuery, React, MySQL, Node.js, WebGL

Misc. Software: Tableau, Microsoft Office, LaTex, Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere), Tobii Studio