Garud Iyengar

Garud Iyengar

Prof. School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University

Garud Iyengar is a Professor at the School of Engineering and Applied Science at Columbia University. After graduating with the President’s Gold Medal from IIT Kanpur in 1993, Iyengar went on to earn a Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1998. He is a core faculty member for the MS program in Financial Engineering and the Executive Education program discretionary portfolio managers run by the School of Engineering. He currently sits on the advisory boards for the Columbia University Systems Science Program in Public Health and the new Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering at Columbia. His research interests and published works have spanned a diverse range of fields, including electrical engineering, applied mathematics, computer science, operations research, economics and financing engineering. His current projects focus on the areas of system risk management, quantitative marketing, smart grids, public health and systems biology.