Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, SUNY Buffalo
338L Davis Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260-2500, U.S.A.

Phone: 716 645 4750

Email: hungngo [at] buffalo [dot] edu

Selected recent papers (Full list)

  • Mahmoud Abo Khamis, Anna C. Gilbert, Hung Q. Ngo, Atri Rudra, "Sparse Approximation, List Decoding, and Uncertainty Principles", [ ArXiV version ]
  • Mahmoud Abo Khamis, Hung Q. Ngo, Christopher Ré, Atri Rudra, "Joins via Geometric Resolutions: Worst-case and Beyond", [ ArXiV Version ]
  • Yingbo Zhou, Utkarsh Porwal, Ce Zhang, Hung Q. Ngo, XuanLong Nguyen, Christopher Ré, Venu Govindaraju, "Parallel feature selection inspired by group testing," NIPS 2014.
  • Hung Q. Ngo, Dung Nguyen, Christopher Ré, Atri Rudra, "Beyond Worst-Case Analysis for Joins with Minesweeper," PODS 2014. [ ArXiV version ]
  • Hung Q. Ngo, Christopher Ré, Atri Rudra, "Skew Strikes Back: New Developments in the Theory of Join Algorithms", SIGMOD Records, vol. 42 (4), 2013. [ ArXiV Version ]
  • Hung Q. Ngo, Ely Porat, Christopher Ré, and Atri Rudra, Worst Case Optimal Join Algorithms, PODS 2012. (Best Paper Award!) [ conf version ] [ preliminary full version on ArXiv ] Invited to Journal of the ACM
  • Hung Q. Ngo, Ely Porat and Atri Rudra. Efficiently Decodable Error-Correcting List Disjunct Matrices and Applications. ICALP 2011. [ pdf ]

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"Sometimes it happens that a man's circle of horizon becomes smaller and smaller, and as the radius approaches zero it concentrates on one point. And then that becomes his point of view."
David Hilbert

"Hỏi rằng người ở quê đâu
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Bùi Giáng

"Beauty is the first test: there is no permanent place in the world for ugly Mathematics."
A Mathematician's Apology (London 1941).
Godfrey Harold Hardy

"We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done."
Computing Machinery and Intelligence (1950). (The paper)
Alan Turing