Omprakash Gnawali is a USC CS Ph.D. alum and a good friend. He is currently in Nepal building shelters for people rendered homeless by the recent earthquakes. Please see the link below for more details. Please consider supporting his effort by contributing directly and sharing this link with others.
Provide 30 GI Sheet Shelters for Nepal Earthquake Victims. Problem: Most homes in Dharmasthali were destroyed in Nepal earthquakes of April and May 2015. The people have been living outdoors or in tents. They have no protection against the upcoming monsoon rains. Proposed Work: We will deploy 30 ...
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Why Do We Pay Pure Mathematicians? Or, the Many Uses of Uselessness. http://mathwithbaddrawings.com/2015/02/24/why-do-we-pay-mathematicians/
"take any random paper written by an early 20th-century logician, and you could call it similarly pointless. If you eliminated that paper from the timeline, the Jenga tower of our intellectual history would remain perfectly upright. That doesn’t make those papers worthless, because research isn’t a collection of separable monologues. It’s a dialogue."
I am a member of the faculty at USC's Viterbi School of Engineering where I design and analyze algorithms for next generation wireless networks and teach undergraduate and graduate courses on related topics.
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