Prasad Jayanti

Academic Appointments

Professor of Computer Science


Engineer and Comp Science Ctr, Room 112
HB 6211


  • B.Tech. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1984
  • M.S. University of Delaware 1987 (Mechanical Engineering)
  • M.S. University of Delaware 1988 (Computer Science)
  • Ph.D. Cornell University, 1993

Selected Publications

  • P. Jayanti and A. Joshi. Recoverable FCFS Mutual Exclusion with Wait-Free Recovery.  In Proceedings of the International Conference on Distributed Computing (DISC), October 2017. 
  • N. Bansal, V. Bhatt, P. Jayanti, and R. Kondapally. Tight Time-Space Tradeoff for Mutual Exclusion.  In Proceedings of the 44th Annual ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing (STOC),New York, NY, May 19-22, 2012.  
  • V. Bhatt and P. Jayanti.Constant RMR Solutions to Reader Writer Synchronization.Proceedings of the 29th Annual ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing (PODC),Zurich, Switzerland, July 25-28, 2010.
  • P. Jayanti.  An Optimal Multi-writer Snapshot Algorithm.  In Proceedings of the 37th Annual ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing (STOC) May 22-24, 2005 , (2005) 723-732.  
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Works In Progress

Designing efficient recoverable algorithms.