Dev

Dev

PhD Candidate
Center For Research in Storage and Systems
Computer Science and Engineering Department
Baskin School of Engineering
University of California, Santa Cruz

dpuranda@ucsc.edu · dev@sincerely.dev

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🏰  Research overview

I am a PhD candidate in the Computer Science department at University of California Santa Cruz. My research interests lie in storage systems, operating systems and distributed systems, and programming languages. I am working on updated data structures and data management techniques for modern flash storage. My advisor is Dr. Ethan L. Miller.

βš™οΈ  Industry

πŸ‘¨πŸΎβ€πŸ«  Teaching

I've been a Teaching Assistant for the following courses at UC Santa Cruz:

πŸ› οΈ  Service

I am an organizer of the !!Con West conferences of ten-minute talks on the joy, excitement, and surprise of computing.

🏑  Publications

πŸ“•  Dissertation and Reports

🏚  Older drafts

These papers are not being actively worked on and may be in disrepair.

🎀  Talks

πŸ§‘πŸΎβ€πŸ¦± β€Personal

In Santa Cruz since 2016, I was born and brought up in the Kothrud bubble in Pune, India. I enjoy outdoor activities, camping, hiking, photography. I enjoy cooking, and am a pretty decent cook. Will add more here as time passes.