Venkatesan Guruswami

Chancellor's Professor, Department of EECS
Senior Scientist, Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing
Professor, Department of Mathematics
University of California, Berkeley

B.Tech, IIT Madras (1997); Ph.D., MIT (2001);
Miller Research Fellow, UC Berkeley (2001-02).

Before joining UC Berkeley in Jan 2022, I spent 13+ enjoyable years as a faculty member in the Computer Science Dept at Carnegie Mellon University.

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I am currently serving as PC chair of ITCS 2024.

I am serving as the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of the ACM; please consider submitting your top papers to JACM.

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