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Soulaymane Kachani

Professor of Professional Practice
Vice Dean

Soulaymane Kachani is a faculty member in the department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research. He conducts research in the fields of pricing, revenue management, logistics, supply chain management, algorithmic trading and transportation analysis. He teaches courses in the areas of quantitative corporate finance, industrial economics, operations consulting, logistics, and production and inventory...

Iraj Kani

Adjunct Professor

Dr. Kani is an adjunct associate professor of financial engineering at Columbia University. He also serves as a principal and quantitative strategist at Samson Capital Advisors. Previously, Dr. Kani was the Vice President of Quantitative Strategies Group at Goldman Sachs where he was the senior modeler for the equity derivatives division. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, he was the member of quantitative modeling in...

Yash Kanoria

Assistant Professor

Yash Kanoria is an Assistant Professor in Business/Decision, Risk and Operations at Columbia Business School, where he has been since July 2013. Previously, he obtained a BTech from IIT Bombay in 2007, a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Stanford in 2012, and spent a year at Microsoft Research New England during 2012-13 as the Schramm postdoctoral fellow. He was awarded a Student paper award at the IEEE...

John R. Kender


John R. Kender is Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University. His primary research interests are in the use of statistical and semantic methods for navigating through collections of videos, particularly those showing human activities. He received his Ph.D. from Carnegie-Mellon University in 1980, specializing in computer vision and artificial intelligence, and he was the first professor hired in its...

David Keyes

Senior Research Scientist & Adjunct Professor

David E. Keyes was the Fu Foundation Professor of Applied Mathematics in the Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics at Columbia University and is a faculty affiliate at several national laboratories of the U.S. Department of Energy. He become the inaugural Chair of the Division of Mathematical and Computer Sciences and Engineering at KAUST, the King Abdullah University of Science & Technology in...

Peter Kinget


Peter Kinget is a professor of electrical engineering at Columbia Engineering. His research interests are in analog, RF and power integrated circuits in nanoscale CMOS technologies and the applications they enable in communications, sensing and energy. Kinget has worked in industrial research and development at Bell Laboratories, Broadcom, Celight, and Multilink before joining the electrical engineering faculty at...

Jacqueline Klopp

Associate Research Scholar

Founded in 2005, the Center for Sustainable Urban Development (CSUD) is one of eight global Centers of Excellence (CoE) in Future Urban Transport established by the Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF). CSUD seeks to understand the complexity of interactions between land use and transport through research and education, including student and professional training programs, in addition to working with...

Bruce M. Kogut

Sanford C Bernstein & Co Professor

Bruce M. Kogut is the Sanford C. Bernstein Professor of Leadership and Ethics at Columbia Business School and the Department of Sociology, Columbia University. He is researching Inequality and executive compensation, ideological slant in academic scholarship, and the political color of boards using the tool kit of computational social science. He is in the course of writing a book on the global transmission of...

Harish Krishnaswamy

Assistant Professor

Harish Krishnaswamy received the B.Tech. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras, India, in 2001, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California (USC) in 2003 and 2009, respectively. He joined the Electrical Engineering department of Columbia University as an Assistant Professor in 2009. His research deals with the...

Laura Kurgan

Associate Professor

Laura Kurgan teaches architecture at the Graduate School of Architecture, Preservation, and Planning at Columbia University, where she is Director of the Spatial Information Design Lab (SIDL) and the Director of Visual Studies. Her work explores problems ranging from digital location technologies, the ethics and politics of mapping, to new structures of participation in design, and the visualization of urban and...

Ioannis (John) Kymissis

Assistant Professor

Ioannis (John) Kymissis is an assistant professor of electrical engineering at Columbia Engineering. His area of specialization is solid state electronics and device fabrication. He researches thin film devices and systems, especially focusing on optoelectronic and sensing devices based on organic and amorphous metal oxide thin film materials. Current areas of research include investigations into device performance...

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