Gayathri Ananthanarayanan is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad, Karnataka.

She has completed her Ph.D from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi under the supervision of Prof M.Balakrishnan and Prof. Smruti R. Sarangi. Her doctoral dissertation dealt with the study and analysis of  the different factors that affect the scaling trends of many core processors. Her research mainly focused on studies linking various factors such as Performance, Power consumption, Temperature and Process Variations.

After completing her Ph.D, she was a Post doctoral Fellow
at the School of Computing, National University of Singapore. She obtained her Bachelor's degree in Electronics and Instrumentation and a Master's Degree in Embedded Systems from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India.

Her research interests lie in the broad areas of computer architecture and embedded systems, with specific focus on Power, Thermal and Performance modeling, characterization and management.


Paper on Optimizing Collaborative CPU-GPU Computing on Mobile Devices with Thermal Constraints
accepted in IEEE-TCAD 2018.

Started as an assistant professor in IIT Dharwad, Karnataka