jay taneja

410 Soda Hall #1776
Computer Science Division
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720

tan eja@c s.berke ley.edu


To use information technology to address serious societal challenges - an addiction to dirty energy and global climate change. My broad academic interests are in networks and distributed systems. Much of my work involves applications of sensor networks, an interesting intersection of these two areas.


Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Science at the University of California - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Advised by Professor David Culler

Update: I have accepted a position as a Research Scientist at the new IBM Research lab in Nairobi, Kenya. I will be starting in September, 2013.

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship recipient


Previous Education:

0) Master's of Science in Computer Science at The University of California - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA - go bears
1) Bachelor's of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH - go buckeyes
2) High School Diploma from Vandalia-Butler High School, Vandalia, OH - go aviators
3) Permission to Pass the 8th Grade from Morton Middle School, Vandalia, OH - go aviators
4) Permission to Pass the 4th Grade from Demmitt Elementary School, Vandalia, OH - go eagles
5) A Gold Star for Passing Kindergarten from Chestnut Hill Elementary, Erie, PA - go bruins


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