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Biography - Apurva Narayan

Apurva Narayan is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, and Statistics and adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Systems Design Engineering at the University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of Waterloo (UW) respectively.

He is also an associate faculty in the School of Engineering, the CAIDA: UBC ICICS Centre for Artificial Intelligence Decision-making and Action, and Waterloo Institute for Artificial Intelligence.

He received a Ph.D. in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo in 2016 and a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from the Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra, India in 2008 in the field of electrical engineering.

From 2008 to 2010 he worked as an engineering consultant at Schlumberger Technology Center.

He is one of the experts on data science, machine learning, safety and security of cyber physical systems, and decision making under uncertainty. He has authored over 50 refereed articles in reputed international Journals and conferences.

He is also the recipient of the prestigious Young Scientist Award and the Raj Kumar Varshney Award for contributions to Systems Science and Engineering by the Systems Society of India.


Apurva Narayan

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of British Columbia

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo

UBC Faculty Profile - Apurva Narayan

  • Phone: 250.807.8272
  • Email: apurva.narayan@ubc.ca & apurva.narayan@uwaterloo.ca
  • Office: SCI 110
  • Address: 1177 Research Rd, Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7

Highlights - 09 February 2022
The Banff International Research Station will host the *Climate Change Scenarios and Financial Risk* Online workshop at the UBC Okanagan campus in Kelowna, BC, from May 1 to May 6, 2022


Our group is recruiting year-round for postdocs, MASc and PhD students, visiting students and undergraduate students.

All admitted students will receive a stipend.

Please see our opportunities page for more information.