Karna D

Academic Area:
Astronomy, College of Arts and Sciences

Navsari (India)

Undergraduate Institution:
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Research Interests:
Protoplanetary Disks, high performance computing, planet formation, cosmology.

The Best Thing About Being a Graduate Student at IUB:
There are state of the art computational resources available for graduate students, including Big Red II – one of the world’s fastest research supercomputers. check out UITS, plenty of softwares, some of the very interesting and useful training workshops.

Insider tip about living in Bloomington:
Here are a couple of them: (1) biking is amazing (2) great music schools with lots of free shows (3) diverse set of cuisines for you (4) nearby state park and national forest for outdoors

Email Karna

Recent Posts

Innovation at IU: Pervasive Technology Institute (PTI)

As a student at IU, I have been given access to one of the finest IT environments in the whole nation. UITS (University Information Technology Services) services and support have been awesome from day one, since I first got my umail account. One of the primary functions of UITS is to provide IT support to all IU students, faculty, and staff. For more information, please visit its website. But in this blog post, my focus is to introduce a unique jewel IU is extremely proud to own, and that is the Pervasive Technology Institute (PTI).

Continue reading

  1. IT Training Comments Off
  2. Preparing for GRE Comments Off
  3. Retaking GRE Comments Off