Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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POORNIMA KALYAN SUNDARAM Phone: (213) 326 70 82 | Email: email@example.com
Address: 2919 Walton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Seeking intern/co-op opportunities in software development starting from summer 2016
Masters of Science in Computer Science, Jan 2015 – Dec 2016(expected)
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA (GPA-3.73/4.0)
Bachelors of Technology in Information Technology, Jun 2010 – May 2014
SSN College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai, India. (GPA-8.64/10.0)
Research Assistant May 2015-Jan 2015
Department of Civil Engineering - University of Southern California, CA.
Developing an application that implements various network algorithms used in routing transportation traffic in
C++ and interfacing it with VISSIM software and MATLAB.
Project Associate May 2014 – Dec 2014
Department of Electrical Engineering - Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India.
Designed a Weighted Fair Queue in ns-3 such that its weights can be adaptively set by a software scheduler
which is dependent on physical layer and transport layer attributes.
Developed a WFQ module for ns-3 and studied its performance against Droptail Queueing in a saturated Wifi
network that uses TCP/IP.
Developed a Custom Anonymity Network (based on TOR) that supports multiflows with Diffie Hellman Key
Exchange, handling link failures and AES data encryption that could provide a throughput of 600Mbps.
Developed a Custom Network Protocol that supports an address space of 10,000 cloud nodes, is reliable and
efficient in C.
Developed an IP Router from scratch that achieved a 700Mbps link utilization and supported ping and
traceroute functionality in C++.
Designed and developed a reliable FTP application from scratch that achieved a 40Mbps link rate on a high
latency(200ms RTT) and high loss link (20%) in C.
TCP Kernel Hacking- Achieved a fast and reliable file transfer over TCP/IP on a high latency(200ms RTT) and high
loss link (20%) with link utilization of 11Mbps in Linux kernel 3.2.0.
Implementing MERLIN protocol(Maximum Expected Download over Random Links) in C++ for Contiki Operating
System and Low Power Wireless Networks to support optimal data transfer in vehicular networks.
Developed a recursive DNS server with the help of distributed Hash Tables in C.
Implemented a SAT problem solver that uses Davis Putnam Algorithm in Python.
Awarded Merit Scholarship for University Level Rank 26/5233 in Anna University Examinations (2010-2014).
2012 National Level Programming Contest runner up (among 150 teams) conducted by SVCE,Chennai ACM