I am a research scientist at IBM Research at the Thomas J. Watson Research Center. In 2015, I am working on elastic scalability and security of distributed data analytics platforms (e.g. Apache Storm, Apache Spark)

Research Focus: Distributed software systems and distributed programming.

My research intersects distributed systems, cloud computing, programming languages and software engineering.

 You can find my CV (pdf) here

Education: I hold an M.S and PhD in Computer Science from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. My PhD advisor is Prof. Patrick Eugster. I was a member of the S3 (Secure Software Systems) Lab

Before Purdue, I got a Bachelors degree in Computer Science from BITS, Pilani, India.

Experience: Before IBM Research, I was a postdoctoral researcher at HP Labs, Palo Alto, CA in the Next Generation Data Centers Group in the Intelligent Infrastructure Lab. 

I have interned with IBM Research (at the Cloud Management Services group), Microsoft (at the Static Driver Verification group) and Amazon.com (at the Simple Workflow Service group). I have also worked as a software engineer for Lucent Technologies (now Alcatel-Lucent).

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