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Venkatesan Guruswami

Professor

Biography

Dr. Gurusuwami will join Berkeley EECS effective January 1, 2022. His research interests span several topics in theoretical computer science including algorithmic coding theory, the role of randomness in computation, pseudorandomness and explicit combinatorial constructions, the theory of probabilistically checkable proofs, and the computational complexity of approximate optimization.

Education

  • 2001, PhD, Computer Science, MIT