Joined Feb 2016
Dr. Ashwin Satyanarayana is currently an Assistant Professor at the New York City College of Technology (CUNY). Prior to joining New York City College of Technology, Dr. Satyanarayana was a Research Scientist at Microsoft in Seattle from 2006 to 2012, where he worked on several Big Data problems including Query Reformulation on Microsoft’s search engine Bing. Dr. Satyanarayana’s prior experience also includes a Senior Research Scientist on the area of Location Analytics at Placed Inc. He holds a PhD in Computer Science (Data Mining) from SUNY, with particular emphasis on Data Mining, Machine Learning and Applied Probability with applications in Real World Learning Problems. During the last three years at New York City College of Technology, Dr. Satyanarayana has been awarded two PSC CUNY research grants in 2013 and 2015, respectively. He has published several research papers on Big Data Analytics and co-authored a textbook – “Essential Aspects of Physical Design and Implementation of Relational Databases.” He has four patents in the area of Search Engine research. He serves as a mentor for undergraduate students doing research in Big Data Analytics. Dr. Satyanarayana currently serves as a research mentor for undergraduate student in City Tech Emerging Scholar Program. He is a recipient of the Indian National Math Olympiad Award.