Nithin Mahendra Varma

5th Year PhD Student
Department of Computer Science
Boston University

About me

I am a fifth year PhD student working with Dr. Sofya Raskhodnikova in the Algorithms and Theory Group at the Department of Computer Science, College of Arts and Sciences, Boston University. I am broadly interested in research in Algorithms, with a focus on Sublinear algorithms, Graph algorithms, and Bioinformatics Algorithms.

I completed the first three years of my PhD (2014 - 2017) at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in the Pennsylvania State University, advised by Dr. Sofya Raskhodnikova.

Before joining Penn State, I completed my Master's degree (2011 - 2014) from the School of Technology and Computer Science at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India, where I worked with Dr. Kavitha Telikepalli. I obtained by B.Tech. degree (2007 - 2011) from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Calicut.


My most recent CV (last updated on November 1, 2018) can be found here.


(As per the convention in theoretical computer science, all publications have authors listed in the alphabetical order of last names.)




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