Program Head of Computer Science; Associate Professor of Computer Science
Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: BTech Institute of Technology Guwahati; MCS, PhD Universität des Saarlandes
Research Areas: Algorithms, Computational Geometry, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
Dr. Ray completed his undergraduate studies in Computer Science and Engineering in Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati. He received a PhD in Computer Science from Universität des Saarlandes in Germany in 2009 and since then has done postdoctoral research work at the Max-Plank Institute for Informatics in Germany, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland and Ben Gurion University in Israel.
As a postdoc, Saurabh has spent time in both Computer Science and Mathematics departments. His research interests are in discrete and computational geometry, extremal combinatorics, and approximation algorithms. He is particularly excited about novel applications of mathematics in Computer Science.