jayadev-acharyaJayadev Acharya ('07), receives award from National Science Foundation

News India Times (January 22, 2019)

Indian American Jayadev Acharya ('07), was recently awarded with a National Science Foundation Early Career Development (CAREER) award, with the honor from the Division of Computing and Communication Foundations.

Acharya is an assistant professor in the school of electrical and computer engineering at Cornell University and his proposal "Statistical Inference Under Information Constraints: Efficient Algorithms and Fundamental Limits" has won him a five-year grant worth $552,654.

Acharya explained his research in a statement, saying "consider an app on mobile device. We would like it to be small in size, communicate as little as possible, leak little information about the user, consume little power and so on." (Read More)