Dr Anup Biswas was a Simon postdoctoral fellow at the ECE department of UT, Austin, during 2013-2014. His primary research area lies in stochastic control and probability theory. During his stay in Austin he was mentored by Prof. Ari Arapostathis and Prof. Francois Baccelli. Anup Biswas received his doctoral degree from TIFR centre for Applicable Mathematics, India, in 2011 and he also held a Viterbi postdoctoral position at Technion, Israel, during 2011-2013. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor at the Mathematics department of Indian Inst. of Science Education and Research, Pune, India. Anup's website.