Dr. Ravi Mehrotra
President & Founder
Before co-founding IDeaS in 1989, Dr. Ravi Mehrotra taught electrical and computer engineering at North Carolina State and held engineering roles, designing solutions to real-time scheduling and transportation problems at Texas Instruments and Andersen Consulting. Dr. Mehrotra graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology and earned his PhD in electrical and computer engineering from Carnegie Mellon University. While an Assistant Professor at North Carolina State University, he invented new models for parallel computing, designed and analyzed both asynchronous and randomized algorithms for distributed processing, and reviewed many proposals for key government scientific agencies. Dr. Mehrotra is a holder and co-author of more than one dozen patents.