Home Page of Venkatesh Srinivasan








Professor
Department of Computer Science
University of Victoria, Canada





Education

Ph.D, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research , 2000.

B.Eng, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, 1994.


Research Interests

Foundations and applications of algorithms; efficient algorithms and lower bounds in concrete models of computation; design, analysis and evaluation of scalable algorithms for data mining and social networks.

Please click here for my research publications.


Teaching

  • CSc 225-Algorithms and Data Structures I: Spring 2008, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Summer 2014, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018.

  • CSc 226-Algorithms and Data Structures II: Spring 2017, Fall 2020.

  • CSc 320-Foundations of Computer Science: Fall 2004, Spring 2006, Fall 2006, Spring 2010, Summer 2019.

  • CSc 426/526-Computational Geometry: Spring 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2008, Summer 2019.

  • CSc 429/529-Cryptography: Summer 2004, Spring 2007, Spring 2009, Fall 2013.

  • CSc 482/524-Computational Complexity: Spring 2005, Spring 2008, Spring 2012.

  • CSc 423/523-Randomized Algorithms: Fall 2013, Fall 2017, Spring 2021.

  • CSc 482/582-Algorithmics for Hard Problems: Summer 2014.

  • CSc 425/520-Design and Analysis of Algorithms: Spring 2016, Spring 2020, Fall 2020.

  • CSc 499-Honours Seminar and Project: Spring 2013.

  • 16:198:509-Foundations of Computer Science@Rutgers University, Fall 2001.


    Service

  • Associate Editor, Security and Privacy, Wiley, 2017-.


  • Program Committee, FSTTCS 2004.

  • Program Committee, FCST 2010.

  • Program Committee, IWOCA 2012.

  • Program Committee, IWOCA 2013.

  • Program Committee, AINA 2014.

  • Program Committee, WADS 2015.

  • Organizing Committee, STOC 2008.

  • Organizing Committee, IWPEC 2008.

  • Organizer, Mini-symposium, CanaDAM 2011.

  • Organizing Committee, IWOCA 2011.

  • Organizing Committee, WADS 2015.


    Students

    Please click here for a list of my current and graduated students.


    Contact Information


    Address:
    Department of Computer Science
    University of Victoria, ECS 504
    PO Box 1700, STN CSC
    Victoria, BC, Canada V8W 2Y2.

    Phone: +1 250 472 5731
    Fax: +1 250 472 5708
    Email: srinivas@uvic.ca


    Useful Links

    Theoretical Computer Science On The Web
    Electronic Colloquium on Computational Complexity (ECCC)
    List of Home Pages of Complexity Theorists