Research interests

Theory, applications (primarily in management) and algorithms in operations research and reinforcement learning.

More broadly, I am excited by research at the intersection of computer science, mathematics, statistics and their applications in management science.


  • IIT Bombay. (2009 - 2016)
         Msc-PhD dual degree, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR).
         Primary Field: Stochastic systems.
         Thesis Supervisors: Prof. N. Hemachandra, Prof. V. Kavitha and Prof. J. Venkateswaran

    Work experience

  • Assistant Professor (July 2020 - present)
         Department of Management Studies, IIT Roorkee, India.
         Research Domain: Operations Management.

  • Scientist (August 2019 - July 2020)
         Data and decision sciences, TCS Hyderabad, India.
         Research Domain: Machine learning techniques for dynamic pricing.
         Mentor: Dr. S. Bhat

  • CIMI Research Fellow (August 2017 - July 2019)
         Institut de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse (IRIT), Toulouse, France.
         Research Domain: Restless bandits.
         Mentors: Prof. U. Ayesta and Prof. I. M. Verloop

  • Postdoctoral Research Appointment (August 2016 - July 2017)
         Engineering Systems and Design, SUTD, Singapore.
         Research Domain: Game theorertic approaches for operations management.
         Mentors: Prof. S. Sharma and Prof. Y. Xu