I am an Assistant Professor of Operations Management at the Naveen Jindal School of Management at University of Texas, Dallas. Previously, I was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science (IQSS) at Harvard University. I graduated from the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University with a Ph.D. in Computer Science, where I was co-advised by Prof. Srikanth Jagabathula and Prof. Lakshminarayanan Subramanian.
Nonparametric Estimation of Mixing Distributions in the Presence of Endogeneity(with Sandeep Chitla and Srikanth Jagabathula)
The Generalized Stochastic Preference Choice Model(with Gerardo Berbeglia)
Characterizing Food Price Fluctuations in India(with Sunandan Chakraborty, Srikanth Jagabathula, and Lakshminarayan Subramanian)
Journal and Conference Papers
Management Science, 66(8):3635-3656, 2020.
Operations Research, 66(5):1247-1267, 2018.
Journal of Machine Learning Research (JMLR), 18(93):1-67, 2017.
Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD '16), pp. 1455-1464, 2016.
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 27 (NIPS '14), pp. 2492-2500, 2014.
Rethinking Customer Segmentation and Demand Learning in the Presence of Sparse, Diverse, and Large-scale Data
Ph.D. Dissertation, Sept 2018.
ICML/IJCAI/AAMAS Workshop on AI and Computational Psychology: Theories, Algorithms and Applications (CompPsy), July 2018.
KDD Workshop on Advancing Education with Data, Aug 2017.
Ph.D. in Computer ScienceCourant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York UniversitySep 2014 -- Aug 2018
MS in Computer ScienceCourant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York UniversitySep 2012 -- Aug 2014
B.Tech in Computer Science and EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology (IIT) DelhiJuly 2008 -- May 2012
Honorable Mention, INFORMS George B. Dantzig Dissertation Award (2019)Awarded to the best dissertation in any area of OR/MS
NYU GSAS Dean's Dissertation Fellowship
(2017-18)1-year fellowship awarded to 30 Ph.D. students across NYU's Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS)
Jacob T. Schwartz Ph.D. Fellowship (2015)For outstanding performance in the Ph.D. program (1 of 2 students awarded in the computer science department)
Henry M. MacCracken Fellowship
(2012-17)For pursuing graduate studies at NYU