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The team at IBM Research - India

The IBM Research - India team.

Established in 1998, IBM Research - India has been advancing information technology through research in software and services, and providing leadership by delivering innovations to IBM’s clients. With locations in New Delhi and Bangalore, the lab is focused on a wide array of projects in exploratory and applied research.

IBM Research - India has emerged as a premier research lab in the region with an impressive list of achievements, including innovations in service delivery such as customer analytics, workforce management and global delivery management. In addition the lab is working to solve unique challenges in emerging markets such as spoken web, cleansing of noisy data, and scalable analytics platforms for the telecom industry.

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Focus areas

Cognitive Solutions and Services

The Cognitive Solutions and Services department at IBM Research - India is focused on developing the next generation of cognitive technology solutions and services to fundamentally change the way we interact with computers, people, and enterprise scale systems.

Analytics and Mobile Enabled Solutions

The Analytics and Mobile Enabled Solutions group engages in cutting edge research to transform industries with innovative solutions. We use and build upon the technical areas of machine learning, mathematical optimization, mobile analytics and mobile software engineering to create novel solutions in the focus areas of Workforce, Commerce, and Industrial Analytics.

Information and Analytics

The Information and Analytics group is focused on developing next-generation technologies in various areas such as database systems, cloud computing, information retrieval, distributed computing, information integration, business intelligence, data/text mining, and big data platforms. These technologies are driven by IBM Research's goal of building intelligent solutions and services to address business problems in various industrial sectors, including financial, telecommunication, retail and healthcare among others.

Telecom and Cloud

The Telecom & Cloud Department is focused on developing (i) methods and technologies that allow more cost effective delivery of communication and adjacent services, (ii) processing data in motion and novel architectures that transform a batch oriented telecom operator to a real-time event driven telecom provider, (iii) Internet of things (iv) newer models of scalable and utility-oriented infrastructure capabilities, and (v) software defined environments

Smarter Planet Solutions

Our Smarter Planet solutions focus on three primary areas:

Smarter Education

Vision: Deeply personalized learning accessible to all driving individual and societal success.

Mission: Develop big data, analytics and cognitive techniques to enable personalized learning at-scale, improving learning outcomes and ultimately guiding students towards successful career pathways.

Meet the researchers

  • Ravi Kothari

    Dr. Ravi Kothari

    IBM Distinguished Engineer
    and Chief Scientist
    IBM Research - India

  • Portrait image of Ashish Verma

    Ashish Verma

    Senior Manager - Smarter Planet Solutions,
    IBM Research - India

  • Mukesh Mohania, DE and Global Chief Architect, Education Transformation

    Mukesh Mohania

    Distinguished Engineer and Global Chief Architect, Education Transformation
    IBM Research - India