New faculty Keerti and Venkata

We welcome two new faculty members, Prof. Keerti Choudhary (PhD, IIT Kanpur) and Prof. Venkata Koppula (PhD, UT Austin)! Keerti's research interest includes fault-tolerant algorithms, extremal graph structures, dynamic algorithms, and graph realizability. Venkata is interested in the theoretical aspects of cryptography, with a focus on lattice based crypto, and more recently, quantum cryptography.


New faculty member Vireshwar Kumar

Welcome to our newest faculty member Vireshwar Kumar. Vireshwar's research interests include security and privacy issues in cyber-physical systems, applied cryptography, and adversarial machine learning.


ECIR 2020 Test of Time Award

The paper "A Language Modeling Approach for Temporal Information Needs" by Klaus Berberich, Srikanta Bedathur, Omar Alonso, and Gerhard Weikum has won the 10 year Test of Time Award at the European Conference on Information Retrieval 2020. Congratulations to Prof. Srikanta! Click to see an interview with him about the award.


Mr. S.S. Negi's farewell party

The Department gave Mr. S.S. Negi a farewell party for his retirement on 30th December 2019. Click to see more photos from the farewell party.


Convocation 2019

Click to view photos from the department convocation.


3 new faculty join IITD CSE in 2019

The IITD CSE Department welcomes new faculty hires Soham Chakraborty, Ashish Chiplunkar, and Rohan Paul.


ACM Eugene L. Lawler Award for Prof. Balakrishnan

Congratulations to Prof. M. Balakrishnan on receiving the ACM Eugene L. Lawler Award for Humanitarian Contributions within Computer Science and Informatics. Click here to read more.


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Faculty awards and achievements

Prof. Naveen Garg was elected a Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering.   (8.Sep.2020)

The paper "A Language Modeling Approach for Temporal Information Needs" by  Klaus Berberich, Srikanta Bedathur, Omar Alonso and Gerhard Weikum, which appeared in ECIR 2010 has won the 10 year Test of Time Award at the European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), 2020. 
Congratulations to Prof. Srikanta Bedathur.

Prof. Srikanta Bedathur has been awarded the ”Alumni Achiever Award” for 2019 from the Department of Computational and Data Sciences, IISc 

Student awards and achievements

Jatin Batra has been named the winner of the ACM India Doctoral Dissertation Award for 2018-19.  His thesis titled "Dynamic Programming for Scheduling Problems" was completed under the supervision of Prof. Naveen Garg and Prof. Amit Kumar.  The Award will be formally presented at the ACM India Annual Event in Ahmedabad on February 15, 2020.

Kuntal Dey (PhD student working with Prof Saroj Kaushik)  has been selected by Scientific Committee of the Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation (HLFF) to participate in the 7th Heidelberg Laureate Forum, to be held from 22nd  to 27the Sept., 2019 in Heidelberg, Germany. This opportunity is given to only the 200 most qualified Young Researchers over the globe to enrich and share the unique atmosphere of the Heidelberg Laureate Forum.

PhD student Himanshu Jain’s paper on the Slice algorithm for recommending related queries on a search engine, coauthored by Venkatesh Balasubramanian, Bhanu Chunduri, and Manik Varma, has won the Best Paper Award at the 12th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, the world’s premier conference on web search (along with WWW). Read more at the Microsoft Research Blog's post on extreme classification and Slice.

Editorial boards and Program Chairs

Prof. Preeti Ranjan Panda has been appointed the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Embedded Systems Letters (ESL), a journal of the IEEE Council for Electronic Design Automation. IEEE ESL aims at quick dissemination of important research advances in the embedded systems area.

Sanjiva Prasad been appointed Editor-in-Chief of ACM Books.

Department News

Photos from recent events in our department:

Prof. Rohan Paul joined the Department on 1 October 2019. 

2.11.2019: All three winners of the Distinguished Alumnus Award at Convocation 2019 were from the CSE Department:

  • Prof. Srinivasan Keshav 
  • Mohit Aron
  • Binny Bansal

Departmental Activities

Rijurekha Sen's work on Air Pollution Monitoring is in the news.

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