Nayana Prasad Nagendra

Ph.D. Candidate (Final Year)
Department of Computer Science
Princeton University
35, Olden Street, Princeton, NJ 08540

nagendra@princeton.edu,
nagendra@liberty-research.org,
nayanapra@gmail.com



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  •   I am a final year Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science, Princeton University. I am a member of the Liberty Research Group, led by Prof. David August. My research interest is in the field of Computer Architecture and Compilers, and am currrently working on front-end bottlenecks. My research statement provides more details.

      Prior to joining Princeton, I was working as a Verification Engineer at AMD, Bangalore, India, for two years, with the Power Management Verification team.

      I received Master of Science in Engineering (M.Sc.E) in Embedded Systems Engineering from University of Leeds, U.K. in 2010.
    • AsmDB: Understanding and Mitigating Front-End Stalls in Warehouse-Scale Computers
      Nayana Prasad Nagendra*, Grant Ayers*, David I. August, Hyoun K. Cho, Svilen Kanev, Christos Kozyrakis, Trivikram Krishnamurthy, Heiner Litz, Tipp Moseley, and Parthasarathy Ranganathan
      IEEE Micro's "Top Picks" special issue, Volume: 40, Number:3, May 2020

    • AsmDB: Understanding and Mitigating Front-End Stalls in Warehouse-Scale Computers
      Grant Ayers*, Nayana Prasad Nagendra*, David I. August, Hyoun K. Cho, Svilen Kanev, Christos Kozyrakis, Trivikram Krishnamurthy, Heiner Litz, Tipp Moseley, and Parthasarathy Ranganathan
      Proceedings of the 46th International Symposium on Computer Architecture (ISCA), June 2019
      Selected for IEEE Micro's "Top Picks" special issue for papers "based on novelty and potential for long-term impact in the field of computer architecture" in 2019.

    • Architectural Support for Containment-based Security
      Hansen Zhang, Soumyadeep Ghosh, Jordan Fix, Sotiris Apostolakis, Stephen R. Beard, Nayana Prasad Nagendra, Taewook Oh, and David I. August
      Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS), April 2019

    • Hardware Multithreaded Transactions
      Jordan Fix, Nayana Prasad Nagendra, Sotiris Apostolakis, Hansen Zhang, Sophie Qiu, and David I. August
      Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS), March 2018


    * Joint first authors
  •  Fall 2018:    COS 306: Contemporary Logic Design
     Spring 2018:    COS 226: Algorithms and Data Structures
     Spring 2017:    COS 320: Compiling Techniques
     Spring 2016:    COS 333: Advanced Programming Techniques
     Fall 2015:    COS 109: Computers in Our World
Nayana Prasad Nagendra

Last Updated: 28th December 2020