Padmashree Ravindra's Blog

Did my undergrad in Bangalore, India, worked for a software company for two years and came to NCSU for a Masters degree. I have always enjoyed programming and transitioned from BASIC to C / C++ and Java. I am currently a Ph.D student in the department of Computer Science. My area of interest is scalable analytical processing techniques for semantic graph structured data.
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STARS Reflection January 2011

January 26, 2011

How are your current academic goals developing?Going on. Need to schedule my qualifier exam this semester. How is your STARS project progressing?Not yet started this semester. Will be contacting USCRI soon. Has STARS mentoring been helpful lately?Not had much chance. Did you experience any memorable events recently ...

Broaden participation in Computing

October 27, 2009

What do we mean and how are we achieving this at Citizen's school project? - We want students to understand that computing is fun - We want to break the stereotype image of computer scientists and the computer world - We want to introduce them to "cool things" in Computer Science - Joe ...

What motivates me???

September 7, 2009

Life is as beautiful as we want it to be... When we are happy, we ignore the little problems and smile as though we have never seen tears.... When we are restless and dissatisfied, we crib about the smallest of things and forget to enjoy little sweet moments in life ...

Goals for the Semester - Fall 2009

August 31, 2009

My Goals for the semester 1. To maintain the schedule I make for myself 2. To balance my academics, research and the service activities that I take up 3. At STARS - to get to know the other members and learn from their experiences 4. At STARS - to coordinate the Citizens ...