Professor and Department Chair
Department of Computer Science
University of California
, Santa Barbara, 93106
suri at cs.ucsb.edu
Johns Hopkins University
, Ph.D. in Computer Science, 1987.
, India, B.S. in Electronics Engineering, 1981.
Research and Publications.
Research Interests: Algorithms and Optimization, Computational Geometry, Social Network Analysis, Robotics and Motion, Game Theory and Interaction.
Research Projects and Sponsors
, and some
Honors and Awards.
, our newly minted Ph.D. Kyle will join Google in July 2014.
for receiving Dean's Fellowship, 2013.
for the 2012 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship award.
Fellow of the AAAS
Fellow of the ACM
for receiving Department's Best Publication award, and Graduate Dissertation Fellowship.
for receiving Dean's Fellowship.
ACM Distinguished Scientist
The PhD Thesis of Sorabh Gandhi receives Department's
Best Dissertation Award
, 2009. Congratulations, Sorabh!
Best Paper award IPSN (Information Processing in Sensor Networks) 2007.
My student, Sorabh Gandhi, receives Department's award for the Outstanding Publication for 2007-08. Congratulations, Sorabh!
Best Paper award DySPAN (Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks) 2007.
Best Paper award CGO (International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization) 2006.
CS 231: Combinatorial Algorithms,
CS 130b: Data Structures and Algorithms II.
Spring '12 quarter
Recent Technical Program Committees.
(Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics), Istanbul, Turkey, Aug 2014.
, Sophia Antipolis, France, Sept 2013.
(20th International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity), Ischia, Italy, July 1--3, 2013.
(30th Annual Symposium on Theoretical Aspects of Computer Science), Kiel, Germany, Feb 27 -- Mar 2, 2013.
, Ljubljana, Slovenia, Sept 2012.
8th ACM International Workshop on Foundations of Mobile Computing
, Madeira, Portugal, 2012.
(Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity), Reykjavik, Iceland, June 30 - July 2, 2012.
(Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics), MIT, Cambridge, MA, June 13-15, 2012.
(Information Processing in Sensor Networks), Beijing, China, April 16-20, 2012.
(Algorithms and Data Structures Symposium), Brooklyn, NY, Aug 15-17, 2011.
, Saarbruecken, Germany, 2011.
, Barcelona, Spain, June 27-29, 2011.
, Hannover, Germany, Apr 11-16, 2011.
, Taipei, Oct 18-22, 2010.
ACM EC '10
, Harvard University, June 7-11, 2010.
(9th Latin American Theoretical Informatics Symposium), Oaxaca, Mexico, April 2010.
(20th International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation), Honolulu, Hawaii, Dec 2009.
ACM SenSys '09
, Berkeley, CA, Nov. 2009.
Schloss Dagstuhl Workshop on Algorithmic Methods for Distributed Cooperative Systems
, Sept 5-11, 2009.
(International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems), Marina Del Ray, June 8-10, 2009.
ACM SoCG '09
(ACM Symposium on Computational Geometry), Aarhus, Denmark, June 8-10, 2009.
ACM PODS '09
(Principles of Database Systems), Providence, RI, June 2009.
(Information Processing in Sensor Networks), San Francisco, April 13-16, 2009.
Current and Past Students.
(Morgan Stanley, Ph.D. 2012)
(Chief Scientist and Founder at AchieveMint, Ph.D. 2012)
(Microsoft, Ph.D. 2009)
(Appfolio, M.S. 2008)
(Bell Labs, India. Ph.D. 2006)
(Now Chief Architect at BlueKai, Ph.D. 2006)
Anshul Kothari. (Google. Ph.D. 2005)
Amit Bhosle. (Amazon.com. MS 2003.)
Matthew Maxel. (US Navy. MS 2003.)
Yunhong Zhou. (HP Labs. Ph.D. 2000.)
Priyank Ramesh Warkhede (Cisco. MS 2000.)
Adam Smith (Microsoft. MS 1999)
Mingquan Xue (Microsoft, MS 1998.)
Visitors and Post-docs.
Kevin Verbeek. 2012-2014.
(Postdoc: 2002-2004. Now Professor, Cal State Northridge.)