Aakanksha Chowdhery

Aakanksha Chowdhery 

Associate Research Scholar
Princeton University
Contact Info: achowdhery@alumni.stanford.edu

I was an Associate Research Scholar at Princeton University since 2015. I joined Google Mobile Tensorflow recently.

Research Interests: Video Analytics, Edge computing, Communications and networking, Mobile systems

I earned my MS and PhD degrees from Stanford University with Prof. John M. Cioffi and B.Tech degree from IIT Delhi with Institute Silver Medal (awarded to the top student).

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Feb 2018: Research covered by Open Fog Consortium blog Part I and Part II on ‘‘Fog Computing for network of drones.’’

Jan 2018: Research seminar at GWU on ‘‘ Networking for mobile AI’’
Jan 2018: Research covered in an interview by Open Fog Consortium.
Jan 2018: Research seminar at UPenn
2018: Serving on National Science Foundation (NSF) proposal review panel in 2018.
Dec 2017: Research covered by Marconi Society blog on ‘‘Edge Computing for video analytics in smart cities’’
Nov 2017: Research seminar at George Washington University on ‘‘Fog networking for Networked drone cameras’’
Nov 2017: Celestini Project India ceremony at IIT Delhi
Oct 2017: Seminar at IEEE Fog World Congress 2017 on ‘‘How fog Can Enhance Public Safety through Video Analytics and Other Approaches’’
Oct 2017: Poster presentation at ACM MobiCom 2017 on ‘‘DRIZY- Collaborative Driver Assistance Over Wireless Networks’’
Aug 2017: Research seminar at UW/MSR summer school on IoT ‘‘Edge Computing for video analytics in smart cities’’
Jul 2017: Book chapter ‘‘Urban IoT Edge Analytics,’’ published in book Fog Computing in the Internet of Things, Springer, 2017.
Jun 2017: Paper presentation at IEEE ICDCS 2017 ‘‘Networked Drone Cameras for Sports Streaming’’
Jun 2017: Paper presentation at IEEE SECON 2017 ‘‘Energy-Delay tradeoff for an Edge-Assisted Mobile Video Acquisition and Processing System’’
Mar 2017: Research seminar at Rice university on ‘‘Video analytics at scale for mobile Internet-of-things platform’’
Oct 2016: HotWireless talk at ACM MobiCom 2016 on ‘‘SkyEyes: adaptive video streaming from UAVs’’
Oct 2016: Paper presentation at ACM SoCC 2016 ‘‘Optasia: A Relational Platform for Efficient Large-Scale Video Analytics’’
Mar 2016: Research discussion in US-Europe Invited Workshop on Next-Generation IoT at USC on ‘‘Edge computing for video analytics in smart cities’’
Nov 2015 - May 2016: IoT Architect at OpenFog Consortium – contributed to OpenFog Consortium White Paper
Sep 2015: Paper presentation at ACM MobiCom 2015 on ‘‘The Design and Implementation of a Wireless Video Surveillance System’’


Paul Baran Marconi Young Scholar Award 2012: Businesswire Stanford EE
Stanford DARE Doctoral Fellowship 2010 Stanford DARE fellowship
Finalist in Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship 2010 QInf Finalists