I am Raghavendra, a PhD Candidate in the Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). My advisor is Prof. Josep Torrellas. My research is on building Extreme Efficiency Computer systems. My work is interdisciplinary, spanning Computer Architecture, Robust Control Theory, Machine Learning, Operating Systems/Runtimes and Distributed System Design. Visit the Research section to know more about my work and the prototypes I built.

Before graduate school, I was an ASIC Design Engineer in the Physical Design Team at Nvidia Graphics, Bangalore, India. Before that, I earned my bachelors degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani, India, and was the university gold medalist.

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My email ID is pothuku2 {AT} illinois {DOT} edu. At UIUC, you can reach me at the iacoma lab (4238) in Siebel Center.