One PhD position available! If you are a Georgia Tech student with background in applied probability and interested in working at the interface of applied probability, machine learning, and networking, please reach out to me.


  • Jul, 2019 - present Assistant Professor, ISyE, Georgia Tech

  • Jul, 2018 - Jun, 2019 Prager Assistant Professor, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University

TPC member



Research interests

  • Online sequential decision making and learning

  • Load balancing in large-scale systems, such as, data centers and cloud networks

  • Performance analysis of data centers and cloud networks

  • Stochastic processes scaling limits

  • Random graphs, topological properties of (complex) networks

  • Randomized algorithms on networks

Invited talks

  • Nov 2021. Stochastic Networks, Applied Probability, and Performance (SNAPP) seminar (virtual)

  • Oct 2021. Probability, Analysis, and Data Science Seminar, Department of Mathematics at Iowa State University

  • Jun 2021. YEQT XIV: "Load balancing and scheduling for distributed service systems", Eindhoven, The Netherlands

  • Nov, 2020. INFORMS annual meeting '20

  • Nov, 2019. ACO student seminar, Georgia Tech, GA

  • Oct, 2019. INFORMS annual meeting '19, Seattle, WA

  • Nov, 2018. INFORMS annual meeting '18, Phoenix, AZ

  • Oct, 2018. Department of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

  • Sep, 2018. Applied Mathematics Colloquium, Brown University

  • Jan, 2018. Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata, India

  • Jan, 2018. Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta

  • Dec, 2017. Keynote speaker, Valuetools '17, Venice, Italy [slides]

  • Jul, 2017. INFORMS APS conference, Chicago, IL

  • Jun, 2017. University of North Carolina, Chapel hill, NC

  • Dec, 2016. Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai, India

  • Nov, 2016. Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands

  • Jul, 2016. Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

  • Jun, 2016. Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Some talk videos on works that I have coauthored