The Bare Essentials

  • Who am I?

  • Mayank Bawa. I finished my Doctoral studies at the Computer Science Department of Stanford University. Earlier, I completed my Bachelors program in Computer Science and Engg. from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IITB), in May 1999.

  • What do I do?

  • I have co-founded Aster Data Systems along with George Candea and Tassos Argyros.

    During my PhD., I worked with Prof. Hector Garcia-Molina on the Peers project in the Infolab at Stanford.

    My research interests are Databases and Distributed Systems.

  • Why do I explore Databases and the Web?

  • A problem worthy of the great master himself!