Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki
Email: name ashwin dot / point / piste . surname rao @ organization helsinki dot / point / piste . domain fi
I am a Post-doctoral researcher working under the supervision of Sasu Tarkoma in the NODES research group at the University of Helsinki. I did my PhD under the supervision of Arnaud Legout and Walid Dabbous in the DIANA (previously Planete) project team at Inria Sophia-Antipolis. Prior to joining Inria, I was a masters student working under the supervision of Arzad Kherani and Anirban Mahanti in the School of Information Technology at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.
Research InterestsDistributed systems, communication networks, and network science.
Students doing their masters thesis with me
PublicationsRecent Publications (click here for complete list)
- On going: Learning through teaching at the University, and following MOOC on distributed systems and network science.
- Doctorate (2013): PhD in Informatique (Computer Science) from Inria & Univ. of Nice Sophia Antipolis.
Thesis: Improving Transparency and End-User Control in Mobile Networks.
Reviews from Serge Fdida [RapportSerge], Krishna Gummadi [ReportKrishna], and Thomas Karagiannis [ReportThomas].
- Masters (2009): Master of Science (by Research) in Information Technology from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.
Thesis: Performance Evaluation of Secure Communication in Vehicular Networks.
Supervisors: Arzad Kherani and Anirban Mahanti
- Undergrad (2004): Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science and Engineering from Pune Institute of Computer Technology affliated to the Pune University.
Splashgain Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Pune. (May, 2009 - July, 2009)
Axonize Inc. Pune. (defunct) (Aug, 2008 - April, 2009)
Manager of Engineering
General Motors India Science Lab, Bangalore. (Jan, 2008 - April, 2008 and May 2007 - July 2007)
AirTight Networks Pvt. Ltd. Pune. (July, 2004 - July, 2006)
Member of Technical Staff
Interns Hosted at UH
Contact InformationAshwin Rao
Department of Computer Science,
P.O. Box 68 (Pietari Kalmin katu 5)
00014 University of Helsinki, FINLAND