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Willingness to take Ph.D. students: Yes

Research Interests

Sensor and mobile networks, Algorithms, Computational geometry, Networks, Distributed Computing

Qualifications

2010PhD in Computer Science, Stony Brook University, USA
2005M.Tech, IIT Bombay, India

Biography

Rik Sarkar is a Lecturer and a Chancellor's Fellow in Informatics at The University of Edinburgh. His PhD was from Stony Brook University, USA, in 2010, and his M.Tech from IIT Bombay, India, in 2005. From 2010 to 2012, he was a researcher jointly at Technical, Freie and Humbolt Univeristies of Berlin, with the MDS Fellowship from the German Science Foundation.

Research outputs

  1. Distributed Submodular Maximization

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Mobile r-gather: Distributed and Geographic Clustering for Location Anonymity

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  3. Finding Periodic Discrete Events in Noisy Streams

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Research projects

  1. GCHQ - RFA15088

    Project: Funded ProjectResearch

  2. GCHQ - RFA15088

    Project: Funded ProjectResearch

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