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Nandita Vijaykumar

Faculty Affiliate

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, University of Toronto

Nandita is an Assistant Professor in Computer Science at the University of Toronto and UTSC. She received her PhD from Carnegie Mellon University. Her research interests are in the intersection of computer systems/architecture and computer vision/deep learning/robotics. She leads the embARC research group at University of Toronto.

Research Interests

  • Deep Learning
  • Robotics
  • Systems for AI


  • Sony Research Award 2022
  • ISCA Hall of Fame
  • Connaught New Researcher Award
  • Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship Finalist
  • Benjamin Garver Lamme Fellowship