<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en"> <head> <meta charset="UTF-16"> <title>Anamay Tengse</title> </head> <body bgcolor="white"> <blockquote> <img src="images/anamay.jpg" title="Picture of me" alt="Picture of me" width="15%" height="15%" align="right"/> <center> <font size="50"><b>Anamay Tengse</b></font> <font size="5">( ( > . /  G   M 8 G )</font> </center> <p><h2>About me</h2></p> </p>I am a research scholar in the <a href="http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in">School of Technology and Computer Science (STCS)</a> at the <a href="http://www.tifr.res.in">Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)</a> located in Colaba, Mumbai. I have been at TIFR since 2015 and I am currently working in algebraic circuit complexity with <a href="http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in/~ramprasad">Ramprasad Saptharishi</a>.</p> <p><h2>Education</h2></p> <ul> <li>M.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering from <a href="http://www.iitb.ac.in">Indian Institute of Technology (IITB)</a>, Mumbai.</li> <li>B.E. in Computer Engineering from <a href="http://www.gec.ac.in">Goa College of Engineering (GEC)</a>, Farmagudi, Goa.</li> </ul> <p><h2>Research Interests</h2></p> <p>My current interests lie in <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arithmetic_circuit_complexity">arithmetic circuit complexity</a> in particular; and extend to most parts of <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computational_complexity_theory">complexity theory</a> and <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theoretical_computer_science">theoretical computer science</a> that have a combinatorial or an algebraic flavour.</p> <p><h2>Publications</h2></p> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in/~anamay/pubs/2017_UPT.pdf">Quasipolynomial Hitting Sets for Circuits with Restricted Parse Trees</a>. <ul> <li>with <a href="http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in/~ramprasad">Ramprasad Saptharishi</a></li> <li><em>Under submission</em></li> <li><a href="http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in/~anamay/talks/UPT_WACT.pdf">Slides</a> presented at <a href="http://wact.math.univ-paris-diderot.fr/">Workshop on Algebraic Complexity Theory, 2018</a></li> </ul> </li> <li><a href="http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in/~anamay/pubs/2018_Bootstrapping.pdf">Near-optimal Bootstrapping of Hitting Sets for Algebraic Circuits</a>. <ul> <li>with <a href="https://mrinalkr.bitbucket.io/">Mrinal Kumar</a> and <a href="http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in/~ramprasad">Ramprasad Saptharishi</a></li> <li><em>Under submission</em></li> </ul> </li> </ul> <p><h2>Theses and projects</h2></p> <ul> <li>Jointly worked on implementation of a (small) <em>Carrom video game</em> as a part of my bachelors degree program under the guidance of Umesh Bapat at GEC (August 2011 - May 2012).</li> <li>Worked on <em>extraction of reordering rules for machine translation of natural languages</em> as a part of my masters program under the guidance of <a href="https://www.cse.iitb.ac.in/~ganesh">Ganesh Ramakrishnan</a> and <a href="https://www.cse.iitb.ac.in/~as">Amitabha Sanyal</a> at IITB (June 2014 - May 2015).</li> <li>Currently working on polynomial identity testing of algebraic circuits as a part of my PhD program at TIFR, under the guidance of <a href="http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in/~ramprasad">Ramprasad Saptharishi</a> (January 2017 - Ongoing).</li> </ul> <p><h2>Student talks</h2></p> <p>I am currently the in-charge of organising student talks in STCS, TIFR. A list of details of student talks till now can be found <a href = "https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1RwAGbXSikUlhCjlAm5px1ubf-x1iU_hPb_3TSpuIr6E/pub?output=html">here</a>. So if you work in an area that might interest people at our school, are planning to visit TIFR, and would like to give a student talk, then please feel free to write to me.</p> <!-- <p><h2>Non-academic interests</h2></p> <ul> <li><h3>Keen interests</h3> <ul> <li><u>Music</u>: I've been engaged in Tabla since my childhood and have been learning the same for quite some time now. Along with Tabla, my love for North Indian classical music has been growing ever since.</li> <li><u>Sports</u>: I thoroughly enjoy playing cricket and learning/discussing various aspects of it.</li> <li><u>Languages and literature</u>: I enjoy learning about language phenomena in various languages, and have been fortunate to have come across various works in Marathi literature from different eras and dilects mainly through music.</li> </ul><br> </li> <li>Apart from that, I enjoy computer programming, listening to various kinds of music, learning about science, sports, history, politics and interesting trivia.</li> </ul> --> <p><h2>Contact</h2></p> Phone: +91 22 2278 2949<br> Office: A-226, TIFR<br> Email: lastname [dot] firstname [at] tifr [dot] res [dot] ac [dot] in </blockquote> </body> </html>