About

An AI/ML research enthusiast with a strong mathematical foundation, driven by a passion for exploring the frontiers of artificial intelligence and machine learning to unlock innovative solutions.

Deepak Bastola is a research enthusiast in the fields of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and data science. With a strong belief in the power of innovation and creativity, he invests his time in exploring cutting-edge ideas and developing practical solutions for significant problems. Currently, his focus lies in conducting research and advancing knowledge in AI, ML, and data science.

With a specific interest in mathematical research, Mr. Bastola combines his expertise in these areas to drive groundbreaking discoveries and contribute to the development of new algorithms and methodologies. His dedication to research is fueled by a deep passion for understanding complex systems and finding innovative ways to tackle real-world challenges.

Having traveled to over 35 countries, including the United States of America, the United Kingdom, Europe, and many others, Mr. Bastola has gained valuable insights into diverse cultures and global perspectives. These experiences have broadened his horizons and enriched his ability to approach research and problem-solving with a global mindset.

In addition to being a research enthusiast, Mr. Bastola is also a lifelong learner and educator. With 13 years of teaching experience in mathematics, he has consistently demonstrated a passion for sharing knowledge and inspiring students to excel. His commitment to education and research has made a positive impact on numerous individuals throughout his career. ... more

Skills

As a dedicated researcher in mathematics and data science, he has honed a diverse array of skills that are fundamental in these fields.

Python
Mathlab
HTML
LaTex
R
Minitab
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere

Resume

Sumary

AI/ML/DS enthusiast and Graduate Student with a strong passion for artificial intelligence and its applications. Currently pursuing research at Florida Atlantic University in Florida, USA. Proven dedication to exploring cutting-edge AI technologies and their potential impact on various industries. Possesses a solid foundation in machine learning, deep learning, and data analysis, combined with a strong academic background in mathematical science.

  • Florida Atlantic University, Florida, USA
  • www.fau.edu
  • +1 561-297-3500

Research Interests

Mathematics

Partial Differential Equation, Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Numerical Analysis

Business Management

Econometrics, Conflict Management and Economics

Education

PhD Candidate in Mathematical Sciences

2022 - 2027

Florida Atlantic University

Master of Business Administration

2019 - 2021

Lincoln University College, Kelantan, Malaysia

Master in Arts (Mathematics)

2012 - 2014

Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Nepal

Professional Development Courses

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Franklin Covey (USA)

International Certified Career Coach

Career Development Alliance (USA)

Deep Learning

Andrew Ng, Founder of DeepLearning.AI and Adjunct Professor at Stanford University

  • Neural Network and Deep Learning.
  • Improving Deep Neural Networks: Hyperparameter Tuning, Regualarization and Optimization.
  • Structuring Machine Learning Project.
  • Convolution Neural Networks, Sequence Models.

Python 3 Programming

Steve Oney, Assistant Professor School of Information (University Of Michigan)

  • Python Basics
  • Python Functions, Files, and Dictionaries
  • Data Collection and Processingwith Python
  • Python Classes and Inheritance
  • Python Project: pillow, tesseract, and opencv

Mathematics for Machine Learning

David Dye, Professor of Metallurg, Imperial College, London

  • MachineLearning: Linear Algebra
  • Mathematics for MachineLearning: Multivariate Calculus
  • Mathematics for MachineLearning: PCA

Mathematical Foundations for Cryptography

William Bahn, Richard White, Sang-Yoon Chang, University Of Colorado

R Programming, Statistical Inference, The Data Scientist’s Toolbox and Practical Machine Learning

Jeff Leek, PhD; Roger Peng, PhD; Brian Caffo, PhD Department of Biostatistics, John Hopkins University

AI For Everyone

Andrew Ng, Founder of DeepLearning.AI and Adjunct Professor at Stanford University

Data Science Math Skills

Paul Bendich, Assistant research professor of Mathematics, Duke University

Introduction to Calculus

David Easdown, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Sydney

Cybersecurity Awareness and Innovation

Enrique Barra, Fabian Garcia Pastor, Iv´an Mart´ınez, eit Digital

The Foundations of Cybersecurity

Herbert J. Mattord, Professor of Information Security and Assurance, Kennesaw State University

Introduction to Programming with MATLAB

Akos Ledeczi, Ph.D., Professor, Vanderbilt University

Cybersecurity and Its Ten Domains

Dr. Humayun Zafar, Department of Information System, University System of Georgia

Fibonacci Numbers and the Golden Ratio

Jeffrey R. Chasnov, Professor, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Basic Statistics

Dr. Annemarie Zand Scholten, Dr. Matthijs Duijn, Dr. ir. E.E. van Loon, University of Amsterdam

Data Privacy Fundamentals

Woodrow Hartzog, Professor of Law and Computer Science, Northeastern University

Welcome to Game Theory

Michihiro Kandori, Professor, The University of Tokyo

Communication in the 21st Century Workplace

Patricia Bravo, University of California, Irvine Extension

Seminar Attended

ISERD International Conference on Education and E-Learning (ICEEL)

Aug 3 - Aug 4, 2022

Hamburg, Germany

International Conference on Learning and Community Enrichment

Oct 23 – Oct 26, 2018>

Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

International Conference on Learning and Community Enrichment

Oct 23 – Oct 26, 2016

Singapore

International Conference on Applications of Mathematics to Nonlinear Sciences

May 26 – May 29, 2016

Kathmandu, Nepal

Aspects of Dynamical Systems, CIMPA-Nepal Research School

Nov 3 - Nov 16, 2014

Department of Mathematics, Kirtipur, Kathmandu Nepal

Algebraic and Probabilistic Real-World Decision Models

January 29, 2014

Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel, Nepal

An Introduction to Dynamics in One Complex Variable

Dec 2 - Dec 6, 2013

Central DepartmentOf Mathematics, Kirtipur, Kathmandu Nepal

Sixth national conference on Science and Technology

Sept 25 - 27, 2012

Kathmandu Nepal

Professional Experience

Graduate Teaching Assistant

2022 - Present

Florida Atlantic University, Florida, USA

  • Assisting in Course Instruction
  • Grading and Providing Feedback
  • Holding Office Hours and Offering Support
  • Assisting in Course Administration

Chief Administrative Officer

2016 - 2022

Texas College of Management and IT, Kathmandu, Nepal

  • Strategic planning and execution: Developing and implementing long-term plans that align with the college's mission and goals.
  • Financial management and budgeting: Overseeing the college's finances, including budget development, monitoring financial performance, and resource allocation.
  • Personnel and human resources: Managing staff and faculty, handling recruitment, benefits, and ensuring compliance with employment regulations.
  • Campus operations and facilities management: Overseeing day-to-day operations, including maintaining facilities, campus safety, and implementing technology solutions.

Academic Director

2015 - 2016

Saurya International College, Kathmandu, Nepal

  • Overseeing academic program development and implementation.
  • Providing guidance and support to faculty members.
  • Leading curriculum development and updates.
  • Collaborating with other administrators to enhance educational quality and ensure compliance.

Adjunct Lecturer

2015 - 2017

Orient College | SANN College

  • Delivering instruction in A-level, +2 and BBA mathematics and statistics.
  • Developing course materials aligned with the curriculum.
  • Conducted Statistics and Mathematics Lab Work using Excel, SPSS and GeoGebra.
  • Assessing student progress and providing feedback.
  • Offering academic support and guidance to students.

Leadership

Country Head

2022 – Present

International Mathematical Modelling Challenge (IMMC)

Founder President

2015 - 2022

Mathematical Association of Nepal (MAN)

Founder President

2016 - 2021

I For Change (IFC)

President

2014 - 2015

Lincoln University College, Kelantan, Malaysia

Leader (Nepalese Delegation): International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO)

University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway (July 2022)

A distributed IMO administered from St Petersburg, Russia (July 2021)

A distributed IMO administered from St Petersburg Russia (July 2020)

University of Bath, United Kingdom (July 2019)

Cluj-Napoca, Romania (July 2018)

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (July 2017)

Leader (Nepalese Delegation): Iranian Geometry Olympiad (IGO)

IGO 2021, IGO 2020, IGO 2019, IGO 2018

International Association for Lifewide Learning, Sydney, Australia

2018 - 2022

Vice-President

2016 - 2018

Board Member

Leader (Nepalese Delegation)

January (13 - 18), 2018

Role of MBA graduates in the competitive age of 21st century, Lincoln University College, Malasiya

Leader (Nepalese Delegation)

July (21 - 29), 2016

Study Program for Educational Administrators and Principals of Nepal conducted by Ministry Of Education, Sri Lanka

Leader (Nepalese Delegation)

2016

Harvard Model United Nations, Harvard University, USA

Membership

Lifetime Membership

Association of Nepalese Mathematicians in America (ANMA)

Nepal Mathematical Society

Mathematical Association of Nepal

Nepalese Student Association Florida Atlantic University

Awards and Achievements

Graduate Dean’s Fellowship

2022 - 2023

Florida Atlantic University, Florida, USA

References

Dr. Hongwei Long (Professor and Graduate Director)

Department of Mathematical Sciences, Florida Atlantic University, Florida, USA

Dr. Govinda Prasad Acharya (Professor and Former Dean)

Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal

Dr. Bhadraman Tuladhar (Professor and Founder)

Kathmandu University, kathmandu, Nepal

Dr. Kedar Nath Uprety (Professor and Former Head)

Nepalese Student Association Florida Atlantic University

Dr. Tanka Nath Dhamala (Professor and Head)

Central Department of Mathematics, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal

Testimonials

These testimonials provide valuable insights into the professional journey, expertise, and impact that Deepak has made in various role.

Roy Andersen

Global Educational Expert & Author

Deepak's genuine dedication and unwavering commitment to both mathematics and education is truly exceptional. His passion for mathematics shines through in his contributions to the field and the positive impact he has on society. Witnessing the efforts he puts into his education institute, I was truly amazed by the level of care and attention he provides to Nepalese students. It is very evident to me that Deepak's goal is to offer his students the highest quality of education possible, with a profound belief in the transformative power of learning. His work is not only inspiring but also deserving of the utmost admiration. Deepak's passion for empowering young individuals through education is truly remarkable. I have no doubt that he will continue to make a significant difference to the lives of many of our global youth as we move forward to a new and very unpredictable era of AI.

Prof. Dr. Govinda Prasad Acharya

Former Dean, Tribhuvan University School of Management

Deepak Bastola is a remarkable young academician, full of energy and passion for his work. His enthusiasm is infectious, creating an engaging learning environment. With a thirst for knowledge and a commitment to continuous growth, Deepak consistently delivers exceptional teaching and stays at the forefront of his field. His leadership and ability to inspire others make him a valuable asset to the academic community.

Prof. Dr. Kedar Nath Uprety

Former Head, Center Department of Mathmatics, Tribhuvan University

His exceptional problem-solving skills and deep understanding of complex concepts make them stand out. With his commitment to excellence, I am confident he will make significant contributions to the field of applied mathematics.

Prof. Dr. Bhadra Man Tuladhar

Professor and Founder Member, Kathmandu University

Mr. Bastola is a remarkable individual who has not only made significant contributions to the field of mathematics in Nepal but has also played a pivotal role in mentoring and preparing the Nepalese team for the International Mathematical Olympiad. His dedication, expertise, and unwavering support have enabled Nepalese students to excel at the highest level of competition. Through his exceptional leadership and guidance, he have inspired a new generation of mathematicians in our country. His contributions as a mathematician and social worker have truly made a lasting impact on our community."