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M Venkateswararao K

Research Scholar

   Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
   Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Academic Background 

  •  M.Sc-Ph.D. Student in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, IIT Bombay
  •  M.Sc in Mathematics from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.
  •  B.Sc. in Mathematics  from Andhra University, Andhra Pradesh .



Prof. Veeraruna Kavitha

Research Problem

Optimal Control of Bunching and Serve on Move WLANs in IntelligentTransportation Systems

Research Interest

Polling systems, Queueing theory, Stochastic process and  Markov decision process.

Publications and Conferences

Kavitha, Veeraruna, and KM Venkateswara Rao. "Performance analysis of serve on the move wireless LANs." Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), 2015 13th International Symposium on. IEEE, 2015.

M Venkateswararao Koppisetti, Veeraruna Kavitha and Urtzi Ayetsa. "Bus schedule for optimal bus bunching and waiting times". ITS workshop, COMSNETS, 2018. (Recipient of the best paper award).

M Venkateswararao Koppisetti and Veeraruna Kavitha  "Optimal dynamic headway policies to control bunching, waiting, using cheap information". Submitted to Transportation Research Part B.

M Venkateswararao Koppisetti and Veeraruna Kavitha "Dynamic Bus dispatch Policies, optimizing bunching probability and waiting times" (Manuscript under preparation).

Veeraruna Kavitha, Manu K. Gupta and  M Venkateswararao Koppisetti.“On Convergence towards Fluid Systems.” (Manuscript under preparation)

Conference Presentation

M Venkateswararao Koppisetti and Veeraruna Kavitha, “Dynamic bus schedules for optimal bus bunching and passenger waiting times”, presented in 30th European Conference on Operational Research (EURO 2019), June 23 - 26 2019, Dublin, Ireland

Poster Presentation

M Venkateswararao Koppisetti, V Kavitha, and Pallavi Manohar. "Bunching of Buses (Multi Server Polling System)”, Lectures on Probability and Stochastic Processes X (LPS-X)- December, 2015, IISc Bangalore.


Research intern at ENSEEIHT-IRIT, Toulouse, France from 17 April, 2017 to 16 October, 2017 with Prof.Urtzi Ayesta.


  • Riecieved Raman-Charpak Fellowship-2016.
  • Secured AIR 36 under lecturer ship category in CSIR 2014.

Teaching Assistant

  • IE 605 -  Engineering Statistics  (Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014)
  • IE 606 -  Analysis & Control of Queues (Spring 2013)
  • IE 611 -  Introduction to Stochastic Models (Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016)
  • IE 618 -  Advanced Stochastic Processes for Operations Research (Spring 2014)
  • IE 708 -  Markov Decision Processes (Spring 2015)
  • IE 807 -  Advanced Stochastic Processes for Operations Research II (Spring 2016)
  • IE 616 -  Decision Analysis and Game Theory (Spring 2017)


Other Interests

Watching movies, Listening music, playing Chess and Badminton.

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IEOR lab: (+91) 022 2576 4807