"If you can't explain it simply, then you don't understand it well enough" - Albert Einstein



I am a PhD candidate in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. I am advised by Professor Pulkit Grover.

My research interests include:

  • Information Theory and Coding Theory
  • Coded Computing for parallel and distributed systems
  • Optimization Theory and Machine Learning
  • Task Scheduling and Queueing


Prior to joining CMU, I graduated from the  Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur with a B.Tech. in Electronics and Electrical CommunicationMy undergraduate thesis was advised by Professor Arijit De at IIT Kharagpur. 

I spent my summer 2017 at IBM TJ Watson Research Center where I worked with Professor Gauri Joshi, Soumyadip Ghosh, Parijat Dube and Priya Nagpurkar.