Chief Computational Scientist
Tajendra Vir Singh leads IDRE’s significant research projects related to Advanced Computing and manages outreach and training activities to promote the usage of Advanced Computing and interdisciplinary collaborations among UCLA researchers. He is also UCLA’s XSEDE champion and helps researchers get free allocations on large-scale computing resources at leadership-class computing facilities. With an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management and a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD), he is skilled in Management, Strategy, Data Center Operations, Advanced Cyber-Infrastructure, Big Data, Algorithms, and Distributed Computing. His career before IDRE includes a progressive experience with Broadwing Communications, UMN’s Department of Computer Science, Silicon Graphics, Cray Research, Center for Development of Advanced Computation (C-DAC), and IIT Delhi.
Tajendra’s credentials include a history of successful projects utilizing a wide range of technologies in the field of Advanced Computing and Cyberinfrastructure. Although his current focus of exploration is Data Sciences, you are welcome to consult him on issues related to Advanced Computation, including applications, system software, hardware, and infrastructure.
He is also known as T V Singh.
Ph: (310) 825-5698
Office: 3326 Math Sciences