I'm a 3rd year PhD student in the Computer Science Department at The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). I'm advised by Prof. Rafail Ostrovsky and Prof. Amit Sahai. My research interests are Cryptography, Security and more broadly, Theoretical Computer Science.
Previously, I spent 4 wonderful years at The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) where I obtained a B.Tech(Hons) in Computer Science in 2014. I was advised by Prof. C. Pandu Rangan for my Bachelor's Project. I also received a Masters Degree in Computer Science from UCLA in 2016.
Summer Internships: I spent the Summer of 2017 working with Prof. Daniel Wichs at Northeastern University, Boston. In Summer 2015, I did an internship at Microsoft Research, India where I worked with Dr. Nishanth Chandran. I spent the Summer of 2013 working with Prof. Manoj Prabhakaran at The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.