Karthekeyan Chandrasekaran

Karthekeyan Chandrasekaran

Assistant Professor

301 Transportation Building

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Education

  • Bachelor of Technology, Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 2007
  • Ph.D., Algorithms, Combinatorics, and Optimization, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 2012

Academic Positions

  • Simons Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Sep, 2012--Aug, 2014
  • Affiliate Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, Department of Computer Science, Sep, 2014--present
  • Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, Sep, 2014--present

Resident Instruction

  • Combinatorial Optimization, IE598, Fall 2015
  • Operations Research and Lab, IE310+IE311, Fall 2016
  •  Integer Programming, IE511, Spring 2017

Research Interests

  • Randomized, Approximation Algorithms
  • Probabilistic Methods and Analysis
  • Integer Programming
  • Combinatorial Optimization

Research Honors

  • College of Computing Dissertation Prize, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012

Courses Taught

  • IE 310 - Operations Research
  • IE 311 - Operations Research Lab
  • IE 511 - Integer Programming
  • IE 598 - Combinatorial Optimization