CV

CURRENT APPOINTMENT

Jul 2017 – Present: Assistant Professor (Senior), Department of Mathematics, School of Advanced Sciences, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore.

PREVIOUS APPOINTMENTS:

Jun 2012 – Jun 2017: Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, School of Advanced Sciences, VIT University, Vellore.

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

November 2011 – June 2012: UGC-DSK Postdoctoral Fellow.
Adviser: Prof. Santanu Ray.
Ecological Modelling Laboratory, Department of Zoology, Visva-Bharati University, Shantiniketan, India.

January 2006 – May 2010: Ph.D in Mathematics (with specialisation in Mathematical Biology).
Adviser: Prof. P.D.N. Srinivasu, Department of Mathematics, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India.
Thesis title: “Dynamics of Additional Food Provided Predator-Prey System With Applications to Biological Control.”

June 1999 – May 2001: M.Sc. in Mathematics from Nagarjuna University, Guntur, India.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

August 2008 – November 2011: Senior Research Fellow, Chilka Lake Ecosystem Modelling, Department of Mathematics, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India.

July 2002 – December 2005: Lecturer in Mathematics, PG Department of Mathematics, Andhra Loyola College, Vijayawada, India.

AWARDS

2011: UGC-DSK Postdoctoral Fellowship Award.
2008: Young Scientist Award in Mathematics Discipline from Dr. K.V. Rao Scientific Society, Hyderabad.

PROJECTS

June 2014 – June 2017: Principal Investigator – Bioeconomics of additional food provided the predator-prey system with applications to agricultural pest control funded by DST-SERB under Young Scientist Scheme in Mathematics with a tune of Rs. 10.5 Lakhs.

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Society for Mathematical Biology
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology
Ecological Society of America
Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics