At IIT Bombay

At IIT Kanpur

CS712: Selected Areas of Mechanism Design

This course deals with some selected advanced topics of mechanism design. This is a more research-oriented course and has both lecture and seminar sessions. A prerequisite for this course is CS711.

CS425: Computer Networks

This CS departmental elective course introduces the fundamentals of computer networking.

ESC101: Fundamentals of Computing

This institute core course introduces all undergraduates students of IIT Kanpur to the fundamentals of computer programming.

Guest lectures in ESC101: A short course on Python

This course introduces the basics of python programming and helps building blocks for scientific computing. The goal is to equip the students with a tool that can help check ideas computationally in a minimum amount of time and effort.

At ISI Delhi

Comp271: Scientific Computing using Python

Algorithms and programming course for masters students in quantitative economics -- offered at ISI Delhi, Aug-Nov, 2014.




  • Rangeet Bhattacharyya, PhD student, CSE, IITK, 2020 -
  • Aasheesh Dixit, PhD student, IIM Lucknow, 2017 - 2021 (co-supervised with Prof. Suresh Jakhar). First position: Lecturer of Operations Management at IMT Business School, Dubai
  • Garima Shakya, PhD student, CSE, IITK, 2017 - 2021. First position: Postdoc in the group of Makoto Yokoo at Kyushu University, Japan.
  • Anurag Maithani, MTech (CSE, IIT Kanpur), graduated 2021.
  • Nivedita Shukla, BS-MS (ECO, IIT Kanpur), co-advising with Prof. Wasim Ahmad, graduated 2021.
  • Rahul Bhatta, (thesis supervised, title: "Strategyproof Voting with Cardinal Preferences") Master of Science in Quantitative Economics (MSQE), Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, 2015.

  • Undergraduate

  • Deepesh Lall, BTech student, CSE, IITK, 2017 - 2021
  • Jatin Jindal, BTech student, CSE, IITK, 2016 - 2019
  • Jay Gupta, BS student, ECO, IITK, 2017 - 2018
  • Somu Prajapati, BTech student, CSE, IITK 2018 - 2019
  • Ayushi Gupta, BTech student, CHE, IITK, 2018 - 2019
  • Piyush Bagad, Graduated April 2019. [First position: Wadhwani AI]
  • Sachin K. Salim, Graduated April 2018. [First position: Adobe India]
  • Aditya Aradhye, Summer Intern from Chennai Mathematical Institute, supervised at Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, 2015.
  • Academic and Professional Activities

    Useful links

  • Conference deadlines: local spreadsheet, ETH Zurich link, Jackie Tseng link
  • Find the Tex command: Detexify
  • Softwares and Scripts

    Gurobi is an excellent tool for optimization. What's better is that they offer a free academic license. The setting up is a bit complicated though, hope this writeup helps.

    Reviewing Service

  • Senior Program Committee, AAAI 2022.
  • Program Committee, IJCAI 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020, 2021, EC 2018, 2019, COMSOC 2016, WINE 2012, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2020, SAGT 2021, AAAI 2021.
  • Reviewer, Math. Soc. Sci. 2016
  • Organizer/Co-organizer

    Computational Social Choice Theory Workshop (part of the conference Foundations of Software Technology and Theoretical Computer Science (FSTTCS), 2017), IIT Kanpur.

    10th Annual Conference on Economic Growth and Development, Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi, December 2014

    Student co-organizer

    The Fourth Electrical Sciences Divisional Symposium, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, January 31 - February 1, 2013.

    Teaching Assistant

  • Algorithms and Programming, August - December, 2012. (Level: Undergraduate).
  • Game Theory, January - April, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. (Level: Graduate).
  • Linear Algebra, August - December, 2010. (Level: Graduate).
  • Mathematical Foundations for Modern Computing, January - April, 2011. (Level: Graduate).