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PM with Junior Faculty from IISc after Lunch
IISc Faculty Lunch with the Prime Minister
- 26 Feb 15

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited IISc campus on 18 Feb, 2015 to lay the foundation stone for the Centre for Brain and Research, and dedicate the Centre for Nano Science Engineering to the nation. Later, he had lunch and interacted with junior faculty from various IISc departments, including SERC, at the Faculty Reception Hall. PMO […]

 
Get Ready for SERC Open Day, 2015!
- 24 Feb 15

On Sat Feb 28, 2015, IISc will hold its Open Day, which welcomes the public to visit our campus and learn about our activities. SERC students have exciting events, displays and talks planned for Open Day at our centre. Visit the Facebook page for details and schedule. Add to Calendar

 
Prof. Jayant Haritsa (SERC, CSA) wins Infosys Award!
- 22 Feb 15

Prof. Jayant Haritsa(SERC, CSA) was awarded the Infosys Prize, a coveted honour awarded for outstanding achievements of contemporary research in the areas of Engineering and Computer Science. More details here

 
Prof. Govindarajan and Vaivaswatha Nagaraj win best paper award!
- 16 Feb 15

Prof. R. Govindarajan (SERC, CSA) and his student V. Nagaraj (MSc, SERC) have won the best paper award at the International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO 2015) for their paper titled “Approximating Flow-Sensitive Pointer Analysis Using Frequent Itemset Mining”. Congratulations!

 
M.Tech. Projects Announced, Jan 2015
- 15 Jan 15

M.Tech. Projects for incoming course work students have been announced. The list of projects is available here. Students need to contact the concerned faculty to select a project.

 
Prof. Jayant Haritsa (SERC, CSA) and his team win the Best Demo award at VLDB 2014!
- 5 Sep 14

Prof. Jayant Haritsa (SERC, CSA) and his students Anshuman Dutt and Sumit Neelam have won the Best Demo award at VLDB 2014 in China, for their creation Quest (Sep 5, 2014).

 
New Students Join SERC
- 14 Aug 14

With the admissions process for 2014 completed. a fresh batch of M.Tech., M.Sc. and Ph.D. students have joined the department.

 
NASI-Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award for Dr Phaneendra Yalavarthy
- 14 Aug 14

Dr Phaneendra Yalavarthy has been awarded the NASI-Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award for 2014 in the field of Physical Sciences.

 
SPIE Optics & Photonics Scholarship for Calvin B. Shaw
- 9 Aug 14

Mr. Calvin B. Shaw, Ph.D. Student, has been awarded SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship for the year 2014-2015 (May 25, 2014)

 
Google Focused Research Award for SERC Faculty
- 15 Jul 14

SERC Assistant Professor  Dr. Partha Talukdar received a Focused Research Award from Google Research. This invitation-only award includes an unrestricted gift of USD 50,000, and one of only two such awards offered to researchers from India.

 
Prof. Vaidy Rajaraman conferred D.Sc(Honoris Causa) by IIT Kanpur
- 23 Jun 14

Prof. Vaidy Rajaraman conferred D.Sc(Honoris Causa) by IIT Kanpur at their convocation held on Jun 18, 2014 (Jun 23, 2014)

 
Candidates short-listed following the research interviews held during June 2-6, 2014 (Jun 11, 2014)
- 11 Jun 14

Candidates short-listed following the research interviews held during June 2-6, 2014 (Jun 11, 2014)

 
Dr Phaneendra Yalavarthy selected for the Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA)
- 25 Mar 14

Dr Phaneendra Yalavarthy has been selected for the Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA) for the year 2013 from Department of Biotechnology (Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India) (March 25, 2014)

 
Best presentation award for Mr. Avinash Ramakanth [M.Sc., SERC]
- 21 Feb 14

Mr. Avinash Ramakanth, M.Sc.[Engg.] Student of SERC, has won the best presentation award in the M.Sc. (Engg.) category at the IISc Fifth Electrical Sciences Symposium held on February 20-21, 2014 (Feb 26, 2014)

 
Best paper presentation award for SERC Ph.D. student Mr. Ansuman Biswas
- 23 Nov 13

Best paper presentation award for SERC Ph.D. student Mr. Ansuman Biswas in the 42nd National Seminar on Crystallography (New Delhi, November 21-23, 2013).

 
 
 
 
SERC M.Sc.(Engg.) Student Kalyanram A. wins Journal of Optical Society of America (JOSA) Publication Award
- 7 May 13

SERC M.Sc.(Engg.) Student Kalyanram A. wins Journal of Optical Society of America (JOSA) Publication Award

 
SERC M.Sc. (Engg.) Student Jaya Prakash wins award in ISMRM 2012
- 11 May 12

SERC M.Sc. (Engg.) Student Jaya Prakash wins Summa Cum Laude Merit Award in the Twentieth Annual International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) meeting (2012) [Top 10 posters of ISMRM Meeting-2012 among 3000 posters].

 
Prof. Govindarajan elected as ACM Transactions on Parallel Computing Associate Editor
- 7 May 12

Prof. R. Govindarajan has been elected as Associate Editor, ACM Transactions on Parallel Computing

 
Dr. Venkatesh Babu elevated to IEEE Senior Member
- 7 May 12

Dr. Venkatesh Babu has been elevated to IEEE Senior Member