I am Tejaswi Agarwal, a senior undergraduate student at the School of Computing Sciences and Engineering at Vellore Institute of Technology, India and a research assistant at the University of Missouri, Columbia, USA. Parallel Algorithms, High Performance Computing and Computer Architecture are broadly the areas which really interest me. I would be graduating in May 2014 with a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) degree in Computer Science and Engineering.
News! ..current happenings!
December 2013 - Undergraduate Thesis at University of Missouri, Columbia - Started working at the Networking and Parallel Systems Lab, University of Missouri, Columbia. I will be working here for the next 6 months on my undergraduate thesis with Dr. Michela Becchi .
September 2013 - Summer Internship featured in 'The Hindu' Newspaper : My summer internship story was covered by 'The Hindu', a leading newspaper in India with a daily readership of over 4 million. Click here to read the article.
September 2013 - Teaching Assistant : Selected as an Undergraduate Teaching Assistant (UTA) for the Multi-core Systems Programming Course (CSE320) for Fall 2013 semester along with Saurabh Jha. Looking forward to the UTA position once again!
July 2013 - Course Grades - GPA 9.6/10 : Course grades for Winter 2013 semester are out. GPA of 9.6 with Rank 1 in the Institute again! :-)
June 2013 - Best Poster Award- HPDC 2013 : Won the Best Poster Award at HPDC 2013, in New York. Being the only undergraduate student at the confernence, it feels great to win this. :)
May 2013 - Research Poster accepted at HPDC 2013 : Research poster on Image Noise Removal using GPUs accepted at HPDC 2013, Eugene, Oregon, USA.
April 2013 - Research Poster accepted at ICS 2013 : Research poster on Hypergraph Image modelling using GPUs accepted at ICS 2013, Eugene, Oregon, USA.
February 2013 - Teaching Assistant CSE213 : Undergraduate teaching assistant for the Microprocessors and Interfacing, CSE213 course for Winter 2012 semester.
December 2012 - Summer 2013 in Canada : - Selected as a MITACS Globalink Research Intern to pursue reseach internship at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada for summer 2013. I would be working at the Computer Performance Lab under the guidance of Dr. Diwakar Krishnamurthy.
December 2012 - HiPC 2012 : I attended the 18th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing, HiPC 2012, Pune, India
August 2012 - Department Rank 1 : The course grades for Winter 2012 semester are out, feels good to have scored a GPA of 9.3, and being ranked 1st in the Institute for this semester!
February 2012 - Summer 2012 at RISE, IIT Madras : - Selected as a Reseach Intern at the Reconfigurable and Intelligent Systems Engineering Lab, RISE, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras for Summer 2012. I would be working on embedded systems under the guidance of Dr. Veezhinathan Kamakoti.