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Swastik Kopparty

Associate Professor
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Office: 
Hill 432
Research Area: 
Theory of Computing
Computational Complexity
Error-Correcting Codes
Randomness and Pseudorandomness
Biography: 

Swastik Kopparty is jointly appointed at the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Computer Science. His research interests are in Theoretical Computer Science, Discrete Mathematics, Error-Correcting Codes, Computational Complexity, Finite Fields, Randomness and Pseudorandomness.

He got his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2010, and he was a postdoc at the Institute for Advanced Study during 2010-2011. He has been at Rutgers since 2011.

Student, PostDocs, & Visitors: 
  • Abhishek Bhrushundi
  • Vishvajeet Nagargoje
  • Aditya Potukochi
  • Justin Semonsen
Alumni: 
  • Ross Berkowitz
  • Amey Bhangale
  • Brian Garnett
  • John Kim
  • Mrinal Kumar
  • Danny Scheinerman