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The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) was the first department in India to start Computer Science education. It started in August 1963 with an IBM 1620 system - a novelty then, even in many North American and European universities. The department runs BTech, MTech, MS and PhD programs and is engaged in cutting edge research with sponsored projects and consultancies. Many of the nation's leading experts, educationists and consultants in computer science today are the alumni of this department.

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Events / Seminar Corner

  • Talk on "Semantics-directed Shared Memory" by Prof. Vijay Nagarajan (Associate Professor) at the University of Edinburgh on February 28 (Thursday) at KD-101 from 10:30 am. [Abstract]
  • Talk on "Conversational Machine Learning" by Dr. Shashank Srivastava (AI Resident, Microsoft Research - Redmond) on February 25 (Monday) at RM-101 from 3:30pm. [Abstract]
  • Talk on "Common Sense Knowledge for Natural Language Understanding" by Dr. Ashutosh Modi, postdoctoral researcher at Disney Research Los Angeles on February 27, 2019 (Wednesday) at RM-101 from 3:30 PM. [Abstract]
  • Talk on "Structured Approaches to Natural Language Understanding" by Prof. Snigdha Chaturvedi (University of California Santa Cruz) on February 19, 2019 (Tuesday) at RM-101 from 3:30 PM. [Abstract]
  • Seminar on "Prophet Problems and Posted Prices" by Ashish Chiplunkar, EPFL Laussane on February 6 2019 (Wednesday) at 5:00 PM in RM-101. [ABSTRACT]
  • Seminar on "Testing Graph Clusterability: Algorithms and Lower Bounds" by Ashish Chiplunkar, EPFL Laussane on February 7 2019 (Thursday) at 3:30 PM in RM-101. [ABSTRACT]
  • Seminar on "Interpersonal Trust Dynamics in Online Systems – Models and Applications" by Prof. Jaideep Srivastava, University of Minnesota on January 16 2019 (Wednesday) at 3:30 PM in RM-101. [ABSTRACT]
  • Seminar on "Empowering Cognitive Stimulation Therapy with Socially Assistive Robotics and Emotion Recognition" by Dr. Jainendra Shukla on January 10 2019 (Thursday) at 3:30 PM in KD101. [ABSTRACT]
  • Seminar on "Kummer for Genus One over Prime Order Fields" by Dr. Sabyasachi Karati on January 21 2019 (Monday) at 3:30 PM in KD101. [ABSTRACT]
  • Seminar on "Towards a new paradigm: Preventing crime while respecting privacy" by Priyanka Singh on January 14 2019 (Monday) at 3:30PM in KD101. [ABSTRACT]
  • Talk on "Development of Solution-focused Automatic Parallelization Mechanism with Tools and Techniques" by Prema Soundrarajan (postdoctoral applicant) on January 11, 2019 (Friday) at KD-102 from 10:00 AM. [Abstract]
  • Seminar on "Algebraic complexity theory" by Dr. Mrinal Kumar at the University of Toronto, Canada on January 2, 2019 (Wednesday) at KD-101 from 5:00 PM. [Abstract]
  • Invited seminar on "Memory system security" by Prof. Rajeev Balasubramonian, member of CS faculty at University of Utah on January 7, 2019 (Monday) at RM-101 from 3:30 PM. [Abstract]
  • Invited talk on "The Riscy Expedition" by Prof. Arvind CSAIL, MIT on December 28, 2018 (Friday) at RM-101 from 12:00 PM. [Abstract]
  • Invited Talk on "Random Perturbations in Machine Learning" by Ambuj Tewari (Department of Statistics, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor). December 21, 2018, 2:00pm, KD-101 Abstract
  • Seminar on "Random Perturbations in Machine Learning" by Ambuj Tewari (Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, Univ. of Michigan) on December 21, 2018 (Friday) at KD-101 from 2:00 PM. [Abstract]
  • Seminar on "Fixed-Point Arithmetic in Somewhat Homomorphic Encryption Schemes" by Srinivas Vivek, IIIT Bangalore on December 19, 2018 (Wednesday) at KD-102 from 5:00 PM. [Abstract]
  • Invited Talk on "Intermittent Computing, its vulnerabilities and a protocol to secure its power transitions" by Archanaa S. Krishnan from the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech on December 20, 2018 (Thursday) at KD-101 from 11:00 AM. [Abstract]
  • Seminar on "Quantum Computing" by Chinmay Nirkhe, EECS Department, University of California Berkeley on December 14, 2018 (Friday) at KD-101 from 12:00 PM. [Abstract]
  • Talk on "Hybrid Planning in Self-adaptive Software Systems" by Mr. Ashutosh Pandey from the Department of Computer Science (CMU) on December 4, 2018 (Tuesday) at KD-102 3:30 PM. [Abstract]
  • Talk on "Post-Moore Software Development Challenges" by Prof. P. Sadayappan from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at The Ohio State University on January 2, 2019 (Wednesday) at RM 101 from 11:00 AM. [Abstract]
  • Talk on "An Analysis of Stochastic Process Algebra Models of Resource Allocations in Parallel and Distributed Computing" by Dr. Srishti Srivastava from the Department of Computer Science at the University of Southern Indiana on November 26, 2018 (Monday) at KD-102 4:00 PM. [Abstract]
  • Talk on "Software and cloud security" by Dr. Jethro G. Beekman of Fortanix Inc. on December 3, 2018 (Monday) at KD-101 10:00 AM. [Abstract]

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