Faculty Profile

Ganna Yershova

Ganna Yershova
Ganna Yershova

Education

  • Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008

Academic Positions

  • Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011-present

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Other Professional Employment

  • Research Scientist, Oculus VR, Irvine CA, 03/2013-03/2014

Major Consulting Activities

  • Research/Software Consultant, Oculus VR, Irvine CA, 10/2012-03/2013

Resident Instruction

  • Fall 2016, CS498SL, Virtual Reality
  • Spring 2016, CS225, Data Structures
  • Fall 2015, CS498SL, Virtual Reality
  • Spring 2015, CS225, Data Structures
  • Fall 2014, CS 225, Data Structures
  • Spring 2012, CS 411, Database Systems
  • Fall 2011, CS 357, Numerical Methods

Research Interests

  • Sensing and Filtering
  • Motion Planning
  • Virtual Reality
  • Robotics

Teaching Honors

  • 2002, Graduate Teaching Excellence Award, Iowa State University

Research Honors

  • 2006, Dave & Jane Liu Award, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois
  • 2002-2003, John Vincent Atanasoff Graduate Award, Department of Computer Science, Iowa State University