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Adjunct Associate Professor of Computer Science, Duke University; Co-founder/CTO - Unravel Data Systems

Faculty Area:
Systems & Architecture
shivnath at cs.duke.edu
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Ph.D., Computer Science, Stanford University, 2005
B.Tech., Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, 1999

Honors & Awards

NSF CAREER, 2007-2011
IBM Faculty Award, 2008
IBM Faculty Award, 2007
IBM Faculty Award, 2006


Parallel and distributed database systems, MapReduce systems likeHadoop, Data management for cloud computing.

Selected Publications
Extended List of Publications

Publications by Shivnath Babu