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Madhusudhan Govindaraju

Vice Provost for International Education and Global Affairs (IEGA); Professor, Computer Science

International Education and Global Affairs; Academic Affairs, Office of the Executive VP and Provost; Computer Science


Website: http://www.cs.binghamton.edu/~mgovinda

Madhusudhan Govindaraju joined the Department of Computer Science as an assistant professor in September 2003. He received his master's and PhD from Indiana University. His research contributions are in the areas of cloud computing, Big Data, component frameworks for distributed applications, optimized multi-threaded scientific applications for multi-cores processors, and Semantic Web Technologies for data reduction. In 2009, he received the Chancellor's award for excellence in teaching. In 2017, he received the Chancellor's award for excellence in Faculty Service.


  • MS, PhD, Indiana University

Research Interests

  • Cloud computing
  • Big Data computing
  • Distributed systems
  • High performance computing
  • Web services
  • Component-based technologies
  • Problem-solving environments


  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2008-2009
  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service, 2016-2017