Professional Appointments

Awards and Honors

Professional Service

PhD Students

        George Karakostas, Subhash Khot, Iannis Tourlakis, Elad Hazan, Satyen Kale, David Steurer, Eden Chlamtac, Rong Ge, Rajsekar Manokaran, Chris Beck Sushant Sachdeva Tengyu Ma, Andrej Risteski, Yuanzhi Li

Holden Lee, Wei Hu, Yi Zhang, Zhiyuan Li, Orestis Plevrakis, Yuping Luo

 Postdoc advisees (many over the years)

Personal Info

     US Citizen. Born January 1968 in Jodhpur, India.

Links to news articles that mention my work

  1. New short cut found for long math proofs, by Gina Kolata. New York Times, April 7 1992. 
  2. Proof at a Roll of the Dice, by Bernard Chazelle. Nature, 21/28 Dec, 2006. 
  3. Limits of computability, by David Lindley. Communications of ACM, Nov 2008.
  4. Great unknowns, by Carolyn Johnson. Boston Globe, Feb 9 2009.
  5. Princeton study questions derivative computational model. Robert Butche. News Magazine, May 5 2010.
  6. Sales and Chips, by Joe Malkevitch. American Math Society, 2012.
  7. Approximately hard: the Unique Games Conjecture.