Speaker: Bud Mishra, New York University, USA
Bud Mishra is a professor of computer science and mathematics at NYU's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, professor of human genetics at Mt Sinai School of Medicine, and a professor of cell biology at NYU School of Medicine.
Bud has a degree in Sciences from Utkal University, in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, and MS and PhD degrees in Computer Science from Carnegie-Mellon University.
is also a visiting scholar at CSHL's
Center for Quantitative Biology.
From 2001-04, he was a professor at the Watson School of Biological Sciences, Cold Spring Harbor Lab (CSHL) and from 2003-2006, a Visiting Professor at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR).
is an IIT
, Kgp Distinguished Alumnus (2011), NYSTAR Distinguished Professor (2001), AAAS Fellow (engineering: robotics, hardware verification and computational biology), IEEE
fellow (robotics and automation) and a fellow of the ACM
(computational biology and symbolic computation).
With his Silicon Alley Colleagues, Dr. Rudolph (Two-Sigma) and Mr. Feuer (Genesis Media), Bud
co-leads the Laboratory for Entrepreneurship in Data Sciences (LEDS) focusing on challenges from Finance, Advertising and Ad Technology, Philanthropy, Biomedicine and Engineering.