Dr. Nair is a visiting academic in the Faculty of Engineering and the Environment at the University of Southampton.

He is currently the Canada Research Chair in Computational Modeling and Design Optimization Under Uncertainty and an Associate Professor in the Institute for Aerospace Studies at the University of Toronto. Please visit his new webpage for more details.

Selected Publications

R. Bryan, P. B. Nair and M. Taylor, ''Use of a statistical model of the whole femur in a large scale, multi-model study of femoral neck fracture risk,'' Journal of Biomechanics, 42(13), 2009, pp. 2171-2176. DOI:0.1016/j.jbiomech.2009.05.038

P. S. Mohan, P. B. Nair and A. J. Keane, ''Inexact Picard iterative scheme for steady-state nonlinear diffusion in random heterogeneous media,'' Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 79, 046706, 2009 DOI:10.1103/PhysRevE.79.046706 .

Y. S. Ong, P. B. Nair and K. Y. Lum, ``Max-Min surrogate-assisted evolutionary algorithm for robust aerodynamic design,'' IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, Vol. 10, No. 4, 2006, pp. 392-404. DOI:10.1109/TEVC.2005.859464

A. J. Keane and P. B. Nair, ``Computational Approaches for Aerospace Design,'' John-Wiley and Sons, 602 pages, June 2005. DOI: 10.1002/0470855487.

P. B. Nair, ``Projection schemes in stochastic finite element analysis,'' Chapter 21 in CRC Engineering Design Reliability Handbook, editors: E. Nikolaidis, D.M. Ghiocel and S. Singhal, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2004.

P. B. Nair and A. J. Keane, ``Stochastic reduced basis methods,'' AIAA Journal, Vol. 40, No. 8, 2002, pp. 1653-1664. DOI:10.2514/2.1837.

P. B. Nair, A. Choudhury and A. J. Keane, ``Some greedy algorithms for sparse regression and classification with Mercer kernels,'' Journal of Machine Learning Research, Vol. 3, 2002, pp. 781-801.

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