Mayur Naik
Associate Professor
Computer and Information Science
University of Pennsylvania
Office: Room 610, Levine Hall
Phone: 215-573-1856
Office Hours: Mondays 11-noon or book an appointment
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About Me

I'm an Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania. I received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Stanford University in 2008, where my advisor was Alex Aiken, and an M.S. from Purdue University in 2003, where my advisor was Jens Palsberg. I was a researcher at Intel Labs, Berkeley from 2008 to 2011, and an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Georgia Tech from 2011 to 2016.

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My research aims to improve software quality and programmer productivity, with a current emphasis on AI-based programming systems (see a news article, a recent talk, and a video demo).

For more information about my research, see publications, talks, and projects.


I created the first large-scale online course (MOOC) on Software Analysis and Testing. All course material is available at Lectures with assessments are available on Udacity. Autograding scripts for the labs are available to instructors upon request.

I teach the following courses at Penn: