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  1. Paper at GECCO23

    Our paper title "Effective Parallelization of the Vehicle Routing Problem" is accepted at Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO '23), July 15--19, 2023, Lisbon, Portugal My co-authors are: Somesh Singh, Prof. Rupesh Nasre and Prof. N.S.Narayanaswamy.

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  2. First reviewing experience

    With Rupesh's invitation to subreview a HiPC paper and his tips (below) started my 1st offical review.

    Think on these lines:

    • Critic: Some technical points you could be suspicious / careful about. Point those out, mention your reason for suspicion (without calling it suspicion) and ask.
    • Audience: Some points you are …
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  3. TS submission

    We submitted to Transportation Science - DIMACS special issue. This submission was a different learning experience. ..writing up such that we project whatever good things we had and squeeze out even the tiny benefits from our approach -- was a nice learning experience. I had (and still have) the problem of writing …

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  4. First Acceptance!

    After multiple attempts to publish our work at ICPP and PPoPP. Our work on Steiner Tree is accepted for Publication at IJPP 2022. This is my first and latest Research work. The research paper "Accelerating Computation of Steiner Trees on GPUs" with my advisors is published in the International Journal …

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  5. Seminar at TCE

    Rajesh's gave an online seminar talk about doing research for the students of TCE. Although Rajesh is not the perfect person (according to Rajesh ;-) to do so, Rajesh had shared the experiences of doing and writing up research works at IIT Madras. The event was conducted as a part of …

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  6. My Learnings

    Some say learning stops when you grow old. But, according to me Learning begins from the day we are born till the our last breath. I am making a note of whatever I had(/have been) learnt(/learning) during my stay at IIT Madras. Everyone you see in this world …

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  7. HiPC 2018!

    Rajesh has attended the HiPC conference which happened at Bangalore, India. He has met many students from IIIT hyderabad and IIT Tirupati. It was very useful and motivating towards his research direction.

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  8. Learning to Teach CS1100/CS1111


    • Open terminal after pressing super key or using shortcut CTRL+ALT+T
    • ls - list the files in the current directory
    • pwd - List the path of the working directory/folder.
    • mkdir <DIRNAME> - Creates a directory named <DIRNAME>
    • cd <DIRNAME> - change directory to whatever specified in <DIRNAME>
    • rmdir <DIRNAME>- removed the …
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  9. Linux

    This is where I am logging everything I know about Linux. There are so many distros out there. Whatever here works on debian based system like Ubuntu or Linux Mint, and might need a slight tinkering for other distros.

    command - ls

    • ls -l - long listing the file
    • ls -lrt - list …
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  10. Handling Lab Course

    First Lab

    These are things we must be doing from different stake holders.


    • We should know the strength of the class and give them how the lab is going be conducted.
    • System logins ready
    • Create a sheet that had list of assignments and list of TA per assignments.

    TAs …

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  11. ACM Lecture Series

    As part of the "50 Years of Turing Award" talk series, the eighth talk has been scheduled at IIT Madras. The details are as follows:

    • Topic : Contributions ofJudea Pearl(Turing Award Recipient of 2011 for his invention of Bayesian Networks)
    • Speaker: Prof. Deepak Khemani (Dept. of CSE, IIT Madras)
    • Date …
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  12. Hello Pelican!

    Hello There! I made this website using pelican. The coolest thing about pelican is you do not have to know html to create webpage. I created a few text files (more preciely markdown files) and pelican generated the HTML files for me. Of course you need know the markdown syntax …

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