Meheli Basu

Doctoral Candidate in Business Analytics and Operations


241 Mervis Hall
Curriculum Vitae: 


  • PhD in Business Analytics and Operations, Joseph M.Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh (Fall 2019, expected)
  • M.S. with Thesis in Electrical Engineering, The University of Iowa, Iowa City. 
  • Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering, West Bengal University of Technology, West Bengal, India. 

Research Interests

Quantitative Methods, Operations, and Supply Chain

Research Experience and Teaching

  • Research Assistant, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh
  • Research Assistant, Wireless Communication Center, University of Iowa 
  • Teaching Assistant, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering 

Technical SKills

  • Computer Skills: Matlab, C, Python
  • Technical Presentations: Future Scopes of wind energy utilization and analysis of the 2012 India blackouts

Awards and Honors

  • 2nd Best Poster at Iowa EPSCoR, Iowa State University (July 2014) 
  • 1st in Robotics, Technical Fest, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College (October 2011)

Recent Publications

  • Intelligent Distributed Economic Dispatch in Smart Grid. International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI 2015). Authors: Meheli Basu, Raghuraman Mudumbai, Soura Dasgupta
  • Biogeography–Based Optimization for Short-term Hydrothermal  Scheduling. International Conference on emerging trends in Electrical Engineering and Energy Management (ICETEEEM, 2012). Authors: Aniruddha Bhattacharya, Shatadru Datta, Meheli Basu.
  • Gravitational Search Algorithm Optimization for Short-term Hydrothermal Scheduling. International Conference on emerging trends in Electrical Engineering and  Energy Management (ICETEEEM, 2012). Authors: Aniruddha Bhattacharya, Meheli Basu, Shatadru Datta

Professional Affiliation

Member of the IEEE