Professor Mridul Aanjaneya is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Rutgers University. He received his Ph. D. from Stanford University, followed by postdoctoral studies at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He is interested in Computational Physics, with a focus on applications in Computer Graphics and High-Performance Computing. Some of his recent work has proposed novel algorithms and data structures for capturing small scale details in Computational Solid and Fluid Mechanics.