Gautam Kumar


Hello everyone,

I am a third year graduate student in Computer Science at UC Berkeley. I am affiliated with the AMPLab and the NetSys Lab advised by Prof. Sylvia Ratnasamy and Prof. Ion Stoica. My research interests include topics in Networks and Systems, especially Virtualization, and Energy-Efficient Architectures. I completed my Bachelors (Hons.) Degree in Computer Science and Engineering from IIT Kharagpur and was awarded the prestigious President of India Gold Medal (summa cum laude). My schooling was from D.L.D.A.V. Model School, Delhi.


"I do not fear failure. I only fear the "slowing up" of the engine inside of me which is pounding, saying, "Keep going, someone must be on top, why not you?""
- George S Patton

Publications

2013
2012
2011
Earlier

Education

Post - Graduate Studies (2011 - Present)
Under - Graduate Studies (2007 - 2011)

Work Experience


Distinctions

Awards and Honours
  • Awarded Outstanding GSI for serving as a TA for EE122, Fall 2012 with Prof. Scott Shenker.
  • Awarded President of India Gold Medal for being adjudged the best student academically with the highest GPA among the graduating batch.
  • Received Letter of Commendation from Dean of Undergraduate Studies, IIT Kharagpur for academic excellence.
  • Awarded the following Institute Awards for being adjudged to be the Best student at IIT Kharagpur in order of merit in the Institute and the Department in the Third year classes, 2009 - 2010.
    • John von Neuman Award
    • R. M. Lalwani Prize
    • Charubala Devi Memorial Prize
    • J. C. Ghosh Memorial Prize
  • Awarded the following Institute Awards for being adjudged to be the Best student at IIT Kharagpur in order of merit in the Institute and the Department in the Second year classes, 2008 - 2009.
    • Class of 1970 Alumni (US) Association Prize
    • IIT Kharagpur Alumni (California Chapter) Award
Scholarships
  • Recipient of O.P. Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarship (OPJEMS), 2010.
  • Recipient of Goralal Syngal Memorial Scholarship, IIT Kharagpur for consecutive years, 2009 & 2010.
  • Recipient of Madan Sundar Sahu Memorial Scholarship, IIT Kharagpur for the session 2008 - 2009.

गौतम कुमार


E-Mail:  gautamk [at] eecs.berkeley.edu
              gautamk [at] outlook.com
Address: 417, Soda Hall
                UC Berkeley
                CA 94720-1776

News!
Aug 28, 2013
GSIing for EE122 with Prof. Sylvia Ratnasamy for EE122, Fall 2013

Apr 23, 2013
Scrooge accepted at HotCloud 2013

Mar 29, 2013
Adjudged an outstanding GSI for GSIing for EE122, Fall 2012

Aug 25, 2012
GSIing for EE122 with Prof. Scott Shenker for Fall 2012


Jun 19, 2012
Presented FairCloud poster at Eighth MSR Networking Summit at Woodinville, WA

Jun 12, 2012
In Boston, MA to present Ahimsa at HotCloud 2012

Jun 1, 2012
CloudIQ has been accepted to MobiCom 2012

Apr 24, 2012
FairCloud has been accepted to SIGCOMM 2012

Apr 23, 2012
Ahimsa has been accepted to HotCloud 2012

Feb 20, 2012
Will be interning at Microsoft Research, Redmond in the summer

Aug 22, 2011
Awarded PGM by the Prime Minister of India


Receiving the President of India Gold Medal from the Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh on August 22, 2011.




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