CRISP Director, Prof. Saurabh Bagchi, will be the speaker at the Distinguished Colloquium at Virginia Tech's Blacksburg Campus. The talk is titled "Dependability for Computer Systems meets Data Analytics".
Work done by CRISP researchers, Kanak Mahadik, Associate Director Milind Kulkarni, and Director Saurabh Bagchi on resilience in computational genomics has been highlighted at the ACM bioinformatics conference called BCB held in Boston in August 2017. The work shows for the first time how to speed up genomic assembly, while correcting errors in reads, by running on a cluster of Hadoop nodes.
Gesualdo's keynote talk was titled "Just Relax: Parallel Distributed Nonconvex Optimization via Successive Convex Approximation". The workshop was "Distributed Information Processing in Wireless Networks". It was held July 10-14, at IIT Madras, Chennai, India.
A PhD student in CRISP, Abraham Clements, co-advised by Profs. Saurabh Bagchi and Mathias Payer, will deliver a talk on embedded security at the premier computer security conference, IEEE Security and Privacy. The conference is happening May 22-24 in San Jose, CA.
CRISP Director Saurabh Bagchi and affiliated faculty Mostafa Ammar from Georgia Tech and researchers from AT&T Labs organized a workshop on cellular network reliability at the IEEE Infocom conference in Atlanta, GA on May 1, 2017.