Prof. Ravindra D. Gudi
Prof. Ravindra D Gudi is a full professor in Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay. His area of research is in the area of Advanced Process Control, Machine Learning. He has served as its HoD from March 2017 to 2020. He completed his B. Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Bombay in 1985 and his PhD. from the University of Alberta in 1995. Prof. Gudi has headed the IIT Bombay Research Park Foundation since May 2020. He also headed the Institutes Continuing Education and QIP office from 2015 to 2017. Currently, Prof. Gudi holds the Institute Chair Professorship in the field of AI/ML and is a Council Member of the International Federation of Automatic Control. Prof. Gudi is an elected Fellow of the INAE and IIChE, and is a recipient of several prestigious awards including the Herdillia Award for Excellence in Basic Research in Chemical Engineering (2009), Distinguished Instrumental Professional Award (International Society of Automation, 2015), Manudhane Applied Research Award (Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay, 2006), and the Lovraj Kumar Memorial Award for promotion of Industry Academia Interaction (July 1998-January 1999).