Aishwarya Lekshmi Chithra

Position title: M.S. Student


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After completing my Bachelor’s from BITS Pilani, I gathered a work experience of 3.5 years in the semiconductor industry by working as a Design Engineer at Xilinx in their Data Center Group. I am currently pursuing M.S in Computer Engineering at UW-Madison, advised by Professor Younghyun Kim. My research interest lies in developing energy efficient and high computing Embedded Systems that find applications in the medical field.


  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Masters of Science in Computer Engineering, 2020-Present
  • BITS Pilani
    Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Instrumentation, 2013-2017

Research Interests

• Energy efficient, high computing Embedded Systems
• Machine Learning at the Edge
• Biomedical Engineering


Awards / Scholarships

  • DAC Young Fellowship,2021
  • INSPIRE (Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research) scholarship, Department of Science and Technology, India


    • Teaching Assistant
      – ECE 352- Digital System Fundamentals, Spring 2021, University of Wisconsin–Madison, WI.
    • – ECE 252- Introduction to Computer Engineering, Summer 2021, University of Wisconsin–Madison, WI.

    • Xilinx, June 2017- Dec 2020
      – Design Engineer, Data Center Acceleration Group
    • Tonbo Imaging, Jan 2017-May 2017
      – Intern, Embedded Systems Team