Dr. Parag Mantri, Ph.D.

Dr. Parag Mantri
"This program is extremely focused and thoughtful blend of theory, hands-on lab sessions, coding hackathons, projects and internships."

Dr. Parag Mantri

Principal Data Scientist

Areas of Expertise Simulation & Modelling, Engineering Analytics and Machine Learning, Space Dynamics, Engineering Mechanics, Controls, Lean Six Sigma Principles.

Parag Mantri


  • Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering from North Carolina State University, USA
  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University, USA
  • B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University Hyderabad, India


  • 6 patents (1 granted, 5 filed)


  • 5 conference and high impact factor journal publications


  • GE certified Six Sigma Black Belt and Analytics Engineer
  • TRIZ Level2 certified inventor

About the Professor

  • Parag is a Mechanical/Aerospace Engineer with current research focus on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. With over 10 years of experience in Aerospace, Oil & Gas, and Locomotive domain, he has been a versatile innovator and researcher in the field of Applied Engineering.
  • He has also been an educator in a university set up as well as volunteering for community teaching for underprivileged children.
  • He is responsible for developing interactive lab sessions and hackathons with real-world industry-specific problems cutting across several domains. His efforts focus towards enhanced hands-on learning and career development of INSOFE students.