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Senior Researcher, IBM Master Inventor
IBM Research, New Delhi, India


Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  ACM  |  Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)  |  IEEE


I have nearly 20 years of experience in industrial and academic research as well as commercial, deadline-oriented, software development in both India and US. I am recognized as an IBM Master Inventor (Nov 2014 & Nov 2011, each for 3-year term) internally and as an ACM Distinguished Scientist (Dec 2014),  ACM Distinguished Speaker (September 2013) and ACM Senior Member (August 2012) externally. My Google researcher profile and LinkedIn profile round up the basics. 

My research deals with enabling people to make rational decisions despite real world complexities of poor data, changing goals and limited resources by augmenting their cognitive limitations with technology. This has lead to expertise in Artificial Intelligence, Services and Sustainability, with proven track record of many science firsts and high-impact innovation (up to $B+) in global business environment. I interact regularly with clients, governments and standards bodies. My research background is in:

By industrySmart City (including Water, Transportation, Governance), Airlines, Telecommunication, Health

By technology

  • Data - Semantic Web, Open and Big Data, Data Mining, Information Extraction
  • Analytics – Planning, Scheduling, Rule-based Systems, Learning
  • Services – Web Computing Models, Asset Reuse, Service Delivery Optimization, Business Processes

In addition, see more details about my profile, resume, papers, patents, talks and tools, technical blogs, client interactions, professional activities, opinions and research ideas for community.

Personal note: I am involved in a privately funded non-governmental organization doing public service in India detailed here.