`` Swapnil Gandhi • CS Master's Student @ IISc

Swapnil Gandhi

Master's Student · IISc · gandhis@iisc.ac.in

I am a master's student advised by Prof. Yogesh Simmhan at DREAMLab, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) .

My research focuses on distributed system software which leverage specialized abstraction and optimizations to accelerate the convergence time of temporal graph algorithms.


Indian Institute of Science

Master of Technology
Computer and Data Systems @ CDS Department

CGPA: 9.2/10.0

Courses taken : Topics in Database Systems, Scalable Systems for Data Science, Database Management Systems, Linear Algebra and its applications

August 2017 - Present

Bharati Vidyapeeth

Bachelor of Technology
Computer Science and Engineering

Grade : First Class with Distinction

July 2010 - June 2014


  • Received a $1750 travel scholarship from ACM SIGOPS for attending the 27th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP) in Ontario, CanadaAugust 2019

  • Won 12th IEEE International TCSC Scalable Computing (SCALE) Challenge May 2019

  • Won Best Poster Award - 10th EECS Research Students Symposium at Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore April 2019

  • Won Best Student Research Symposium (SRS) Poster Award - 24th IEEE Conference on High Performance Computing, Data and Analytics (HiPC) Dec 2017

  • Department Honors - Bharati Vidyapeeth Jun 2014

  • Won TCS Popular Student Project Award - Bharati Vidyapeeth May 2014

  • Won Best Undergraduate Project Award in Software Research & Development (SWRD) Department - TATA Research Development and Design Center (TRDDC) April 2014