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PRESENTATION TO ALUMNI - March 5, 2011 CSA FACULTY Professors K. Gopinath – OS, Storage Systems R. Govindarajan (SERC) –Architecture, Compilers Jayant Haritsa (SERC) – Database Systems P. V. Kumar (ECE) – Coding, Information Theory Matthew Jacob (SERC) – Architecture M. N. Murty – Pattern Recognition, Data Mining Y. Narahari – Game theory, E-Commerce, Social networks (Chair) Dilip Patil (MA) – Commutative Algebra L. M. Patnaik – Distributed Computing (On Lien as VC, DIAT, Pune) Priti Shankar – Formal languages, compilers, Coding theory Y. N. Srikant – Compiler design C. E. Veni Madhavan – Security, Cognition V.V.S. Sarma (Honorary) – Artificial Intelligence Ravi Kannan (Adjunct) – Algorithms Associate Professors S. Bhatnagar – Stochastic control, Networks C. Bhattacharyya – Machine Learning Deepak D’Souza – Automated Verification R. C. Hansdah – Distributed Computing Shirish Shevade – Machine Learning, Data Mining Sunil Chandran – Graph Theory Assistant Professors Shivani Agarwal – Machine Learning D. Ambedkar – Info. Theory, Algorithmic Algebra Indrajit Bhattacharya – Machine Learning Sanjit Chatterjee– Cryptology, Security S. Govindarajan -Geometry, Spatial Data Structures Aditya Kanade –Formal methods, Software analysis Vijay Natarajan – Geometry, Visualization K.V. Raghavan – Programming languages and tools B. Uday Kumar Reddy – Parallelization, compilers Senior Scientific Officer V. Susheela Devi - Pattern recognition, soft computing FACULTY @ CSA Professors: 14 Associate Professors: 6 Assistant Professors: 9 Senior Scientific Officer: 1 Post-Docs: 3 Fellows of IEEE: 3 Fellows of INSA: 3 Fellows of IASc: 4 Fellows of INAE: 5 Fellows of NASI: 3 JC Bose Fellows: 1 Bhatnagar Prize: 1 Vikram Sarabhai: 1 IISc Awards: 4 Young Scientist Awards: 15 Faculty Awards: 20 3 Research Areas @ CSA Theoretical Computer Science Algorithms, Graph Theory, Random Projections Coding Theory, Cryptology Computational Geometry, Topology Combinatorial Geometry Automated Verification Algorithmic Algebra, Information Theory Computer Systems and Software Architecture, Power Aware Computing Operating Systems, Storage Systems, Security, Database Systems Networks, Distributed Computing Compilers, Programming Languages and Tools Multi-core Programming, Software Engineering Graphics, Scientific Visualization Intelligent Systems Pattern Recognition, Data Mining, Info. Retrieval Machine Learning, Convex Optimization Game Theory, Mechanism Design E-Commerce, Social Network Analysis Stochastic Systems and Optimization Cognitive Systems RESEARCH AREAS @ CSA ALGORITHMS, COMPLEXITY, COMPUTATIONAL GRAPH THEORY, AND TOPOLOGY AND GEOMETRY, COMBINATORICS GRAPHICS, VISUALIZATION Sunil Chandran, Satish Govindarajan, Veni Madhavan, Ravi Kannan Vijay Natarajan, Satish Govindarajan, Sunil Chandran ARCHITECTURE, STORAGE, DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING, CLOUD COMPUTING Matthew Jacob, R. Govindarajan, K. Gopinath, R.C. Hansdah, Shalabh, Y.N. Srikant, Uday Kumar MACHINE LEARNING, PATTERN RECOGNITION, DATA MINING, ANALYTICS M. N. Murty, Chiranjib Bhattacharyya Shirish Shevade, Shalabh Bhatnagar, Susheela Devi, Indrajit Bhattacharyya, Ambedkar, Shivani Agarwal, R. Kannan 5 INFO. THEORY, CODING, ALGORITHMIC ALGEBRA P.Shankar, Ambedkar,, PVKumar, D. Patil, CEVM PROGRAM ANALYSIS, COMPILERS, FORMAL VERIFICATION Y. N. Srikant, R. Govindarajan, Priti Shankar, D. D’Souza, K.V. Raghavan, K. Gopinath, Aditya Kanade, Uday Kumar STOCHASTIC CONTROL AND OPTIMIZATION, REINFORCEMENT LEARNING Shalabh Bhatnagar, Ambedkar, Chairanjib Bhattacharya, Shivani Agarwal, Y. Narahari CRYPTOLOGY, SECURITY Veni Madhavan, Sanjit Chatterjee, K. Gopinath, R.C. Hansdah INFORMATION MANAGEMENT, INFO. RETRIEVAL Jayant Haritsa, M.N. Murty, Shivani Agarwal, Indrajit Bhattacharya GAME THEORY AND MECHANISM DESIGN Y. Narahari, Shalabh Bhatnagar, Shirish Shevade, Shivani Agarwal COGNITIVE SCIENCE AND SYSTEMS C.E. Veni Madhavan STUDENTS @ CSA Students on Roll: 250 Graduated (2005-2010) Ph D – 82 MSc (Engg.) – 36 ME(CSE) : 51 + 54 ME(SSA) : 12 + 15 Ph D – 30 MSc (Engg.) – 48 M.E. (CSE) – 171 M.E. (SSA) – 69 Ph D graduates are currently working in: Faculty and Post-Docs (10) (LSE-London, IISc, IITB, IITK, IITH, IIST, NITC, JNTU, VTU, Mysore-Univ); MSRI (4); GM-ISL(3); IBM Research (3); Yahoo!(2); Infosys (3); AOL (1); Philips (1); Xerox (1); SAP (1); Startups (1) Number of M.E./M.Sc. Students who have taken up Ph.D. (2005-2010) 18 (overseas); 29 (CSA) Winners of Yahoo! University Hackday contest; Yahoo! Key Scientific Challenges Award; Best Paper/Poster Awards; Highly competitive PhD fellowships Publications (5 Years) Number of Publications Books and Monographs 7 Book Chapters 25 Journal Publications 159 Conference Publications 204 Journals include SIAM, IEEE, ACM, JMLR, NC, JA, TCS, JCSS, I&C, JCT, etc. Conferences include STOC, SODA, STACS, LFCS, POPL, CC, ICDE, CEC, AAMAS, NIPS, ICML, ICDM, ICPR, IJCAI, VLDB, IEEE VIS, CGO, EMSOFT, CASES, FORMATS, SDM, ICDAR, SDM, IJCNN, WINE 71 Top-cited papers by CSA authors have accumulated more than 16538 citations (google scholar) Sponsors and Collaborators (2006-2010) Govt. of India: UGC (CAS), UGC (Infrastructure), DST-FIST, DST SERC (12 Projects), DBT, DRDO, DIT Universities: MIT, Technion, Harvard, UCB, UCD, UCSC, IITB, Max Planck, SUNY, MSU, Alberta, EURANDOM, Grenoble, Zurich, Leipzig, CWI, INRIA, TIFR, CMU IBM, Infosys, TRDDC, Motorola, GM, SUN, NetApp, AOL, Xerox, TI, Microsoft Research India, Philips, Intel, Yahoo!, Google, Bell Labs, SAP ONR, Lawrence Livermore, AOARD, Swiss Bilateral, Indo-German, UKERI CSA IN 2010 Fellowships JC Bose Fellow: 1 (YN) FNA: 1 (YN) FASc: 1 (JH) IISc Research Award: 1 (CEVM) Young Scientist Awards Faculty Awards INSA Young Scientist (VN) IASc Young Associate (VN) MSRI Young Faculty (SC) MSRI Faculty Award (KG) MSRI Faculty Award (AK) Yahoo! Faculty Award (CB) New Faculty Appointments New Initiatives PUBLICATIONS Shirish Shevade (AcP) Indrajit Bhattacharya Shivani Agarwal Sanjit Chatterjee Uday Kumar Reddy Machine Learning Cyber-Physical Systems Social Networks Computational Biology Second Floor Journals: 33 Conferences: 58 Books: 3; Patents: 4 71 papers have 16538 citations MNM’s paper has crossed 5000 STUDENTS (250) Ph.D. : 82 (71 + 11 (ERP)) M.Sc. (Engg.): 36 M.E. (CSE): 51 + 54 M.E. (SSA): 15 + 12 Collaborative Projects 9 Infosys: 6 NetApp, Nokia, LSILOGIC, EMC, Intel, Mindtree, Xerox, IBM Ph.D. Students Number Admitted: 21 Graduated/Submitted: 10 Fellowships: 5 Best Paper/Poster: 3 Placed in academia and res. labs Courses Offered Total Number: 51 New Courses: 9 Master’s Students M.Sc. (Engg) Admitted: 9 M.Sc. (Engg) Completed: 10 M.Sc. To PhD: 4 M.E. to PhD: 5 Excellent placements Visitors Number: 44 Seminars: 72 DREAM CSA VISIBLE IN THE ECOSYSTEM Strong Presence in Emerging Areas High Quality Publications (Citations, Best Paper Awards, Books), Deep Technical Advice to IT Majors High Impact Projects and Collaborations Product Oriented Student Start-ups (Incubations) FACULTY : 40 POST-DOCS: 10 STUDENTS Master’s : 150 Doctoral: 150 30 Ph.D’s per year Visitors Adjunct Faculty, Collaborators, Alumni participation Strong Foundations and Solid Research Vision Logic, Automata, Algebra, Algorithms, Optimization, Stochastics, Statistics, Game Theory, Number Theory, Algorithms and Complexity