- Ph.D. in Game Theory, Mechanism Design & Social Networks from Indian Institute of Science, India
- PG Diploma in Policy Studies, Public Policy from University of London, U.K.
- M.S. from Columbia University, USA
- B.Tech. in EECE from Institute of Technology BHU, India
- With over 2 decades of experience in the software industry, Dr. Praphul worked with Hewlett
Packard for 10 years and held various positions such as Senior Research Scientist, Research Manager
and Principal Research Scientist.
- He also worked as a Software Engineer at Tachion Networks, USA, as a Design Engineer at Texas
Instruments, USA and as a Software Developer at Infosys.
- In July 2017, he started Koinearth (www.koinearth.com) to explore how the emerging technology of
blockchains can leverage Game Theory (Mechanism Design) and be combined with AI/ML to provide
solutions to some of today's challenges.
- Got featured in “The Top 10 Data Scientists” in India (2015).
Areas of Expertise
- Blockchain Technologies
- Data Analytics
- Machine Learning
- Systems, Algorithms and Game Theory
Lab/Research Group Affiliation