Abani Patra

Abani Patra

177 College Avenue
Research/Areas of Interest:

computational sciences, data driven modeling


  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Texas, USA, 1995
  • Master of Mechanical Engineering, University of Missouri, USA, 1990
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, India


Abani Patra researches computational issues in large scale and data driven modeling. He is trained in computational mathematics. He was the founding director of the Institute for Computational and Data Sciences at University at Buffalo and has directed programs at the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Energy.