Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Brief Bio and Research Interests

John Augustine earned his PhD in theoretical computer science in 2006 from the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Science, University of California, Irvine, USA. Since then, his career has spanned both academia and industry. In 2011, he joined the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIT Madras, where he is currently an associate professor. Prior to IIT Madras, he spent two years as a scientist at Tata Research Development and Design Centre, Pune, India and two years as a research fellow at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

His research interests are in designing and analyzing algorithms for foundational problems inspired by a wide range of applications. In the last few years, he has been interested in designing randomized algorithms for distributed computing environments and employing probabilistic techniques to analyze them.

Curriculum Vitae

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