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Talk on Cost-effective Resource Management for MapReduce Clouds: Challenges, Architectures and Techniques by Dr. Balaji Palanisamy


Dr. Balaji Palanisamy,  Assistant Professor, School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, is  giving a lecture on “ Cost-effective Resource Management for MapReduce Clouds: Challenges, Architectures and Techniques” on 22nd July 2013 (Monday)  at 10.30 am in the CSED Seminar Hall. He will also inaugurate the activities of CSEA  for the new  academic year.


Biodata of the speaker:

Balaji Palanisamy is an Assistant Professor in the School of Information Sciences in University of Pittsburgh. He completed his PhD in Computer Science from Georgia Institute of Technology  and his research interests span the broad areas of Distributed Systems, Cloud Computing, and Big Data Processing.  His PhD dissertation research is primarily centered on performance optimization and data privacy issues in large-scale data-intensive systems and applications, such as MapReduce Cloud systems, Mobile Location-based Services and Privacy-preserving Cloud Computing. Balaji is a recipient of an IBM Research PhD Fellowship, a Best Paper Award in IEEE CLOUD 2012 and a Best Undergraduate Thesis award from Pondicherry University, India. 


All interested faculty members and students are invited to attend the talk

Dr. Balaji will be available in the CSE Department till 23rd July Noon.  Students may meet him after taking prior appointments

( email:  bpalan@pitt.edu,  balajipec@gmail.com ).

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Monday, July 22, 2013

CSEA Farewell

The departmental farewell for the passing out batches of BTech, MTech and MCA was held on 10th April 2013 at Bhaskara Hall, NITC. The event was organized by Computer Science and Engineering Association, and was attended by the 2013 passouts and faculties of the department. The faculties addressed the students, and some students also shared a few glimpses of their college life memories.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Coding Competition

A Programming Competition was conducted by NIT Calicut ACM Student Chapter on 3rd January, 2013, at 9:30 AM at Software Systems Laboratory. The competition was online using SPOJ. This was organized in association with the prelims (XCEED ’13) of the programming competition of CoE, Guindy’s technical festival.
There were 14 teams, consisting of 2 students each, for the competition. They were allowed to choose any programming language of their choice. There were a total of 5 questions, where the team consisting of Tijo Jose and Nimish Joseph (MTech CSE 2011-13) won the First Prize (Rs. 5000/-). Ayush Jaiswal and Anunay Bhargava (BTech CSE 2014) won the Second Prize (Rs. 3000/-) and Rahul P and Jerrin Shaji George (BTech CSE 2013) won the Third Prize (Rs. 2000/-). The team which came first is allowed to attend the finals of the coding competition directly (without pursuing spot prelims at CoE, Guindy). T-shirts of the event were also distributed.

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Thursday, January 3, 2013

Placement Orientation for PG CSE

An orientation session for the Post Graduate CSE students was organized by NIT Calicut ACM Student Chapter on 8th January, 2013, 3:45 PM at Room No: MB 202. The session was attended by all the first year MTech CSE students and was handled by the second year MTech CSE students (40 Nos.), who are already placed through campus placements.
The talk was an interactive session. There were plenty of doubts and questions from the attendees. Those who handled the sessions answered all of them and each representative explained the questions they had been asked during their interviews. Also, suggestions on preparation, books and materials to be followed, etc. were also discussed. The session ended at 5:00 PM

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Tuesday, January 8, 2013


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