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Research Staff Member
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA


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Dr. Murali is a Research Staff Member in the Industry & Solutions department at the IBM T J Watson Research Center. His current research involves applying optimization, machine learning and statistical analysis techniques to build data-driven models for addressing business problems in pricing, marketing, product development and service science. In the past, he has worked on the IBM Smarter Cities initiative, where he developed approximation algorithms for large-scale optimization applications in the design of public transit networks. Dr. Murali received his PhD in Operations Research from the University of Southern California in 2010 and a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras in 2003.