Krunal Patel joined the Chair in Sept of 2020. Krunal graduated from BITS Pilani Goa Campus in 2015 with B.E. (Hons.) Computer Science and M.Sc. (Hons.) Mathematics. Krunal then joined Google LLC in 2015 and worked with operations research team from 2017 to 2020 from Paris and Cambridge offices. He is now a PhD student at Polytechnique Montreal under the supervision of Andrea Lodi and Guy Desaulniers.
Krunal’s research interests include Discrete optimization, Column Generation and Machine Learning.