Taewoo Kim is a Ph.D. graduate. He earned his degree in September 2018. He has been working on Apache AsterixDB since 2014. Topics include memory management, runtime operators, query optimization, transaction management (index-only plan), and text processing (full-text and similarity query). Also, he has been working on Cloudberry project (Big data visualization and analytics).
Parallel big data management system, big data visualization and analytics