Dr. Piyush Harsh home
Photographs: Top-Left Clockwise - while biking on Hawthorne trail; moss covered rocks in Honeymoon Island; Washington-Oaks State Park beach.
Contact Information:
piyush [dot] harsh [at] inria [dot] fr

Room 208, Building 12E
INRIA Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique
Campus universitaire de Beaulieu
35042 Rennes cedex, France
Fax: +33 (2) 99 84 71 71

Piyush Harsh
Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering
University of Florida
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Computer Engineering
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Chair: Dr. Richard Newman [site]
Dissertation: A Hierarchical Approach to Multicast Sessions Directory Architecture
August 2010
Master of Science in Computer Engineering
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Chair: Dr. Stephen M. Thebaut
December 2008
Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, India.
Project Supervisor: Dr. (Mrs.) Kumkum Garg
Major Project: Design and Implementation of a Medical Expert System
August 2003
Piyush received his bachelors degree in Computer Science from highly reputed Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee in August 2003. He received his doctorate from University of Florida in August 2010. He is currently employed as research and development engineer at INRIA Bretagne-Atlantique center in Rennes, France. He is currently involved in a multi-million Euro European Union project that aims to develop a federation of clouds supporting extensive SLAs and QoP constraint providing users fine grained control over location of their compute resources and data. In the past he has worked on expert systems design. Other than cloud computing research, his research interests are presently also in the field of security and congitive networks. Some of his more recent research topics included covert channels, mix firewalls, image based authentication and associated problems. As part of his doctoral research he has developed a globally scalable, distributed and hierarchical solution to multicast sessions directory service problem that can be deployed in both ASM and SSM multicast networks.
Application Materials
He is looking for a challenging research oriented position. Click on the links below to access his application materials:
Curriculum-Vitae List of Publications Statement of Research
Statement of Teaching
His MR Erdos Number is 4.

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