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Doing your Lifes work
Series: Invited talk at IISc ACM student chapter
Speaker: Dr. Balakrishnan Srinivasan Senior System Software engineer, Compiler Team NVIDIA, Bangalore
Date/Time: Nov 24 15:00:00
Location: CSA Seminar Hall (Room No. 254, First Floor)
The rapid evolution of technologies within and outside a company deeply affect the choice of work we intend to do as our lifes work. As a case study, in this talk, I will give a high-level overview of technologies developed in NVIDIA, and the backdrop in which these technologies evolved. Further, I will give a birds eye view of the implications of the dynamic settings in the current day workplace to doing our lifes work.
Balakrishnan Srinivasan got his Ph.D in 2000 from the Supercomputer Education and Research Center, IISc. From 2001 to 2005, he worked as a senior scientist at the Philips Research Laboratories, The Netherlands, where he primarily worked on vector processing architectures for 3G baseband receivers. From 2005 to 2010 he worked as a principal scientist researching on healthcare applications and later as department head at the Philips Research labs in Bangalore. From 2010-2013 he worked at Morphing Machines as a Principal Researcher attempting to bring new technologies to the market. He has been with NVIDIA since April 2013 as a senior software engineer working in the compiler team that generates code for the GPU.
Host Faculty: Prof. R Govindarajan