Faiz Hamid

Fellow (Ph.D.), IIM Lucknow

Associate Professor, Department of Management Sciences



  • Fellow (Ph.D.) - Decision Sciences & Information Systems, IIM Lucknow, 2012
  • B.Tech. - Computer Science and Engineering, Institute of Engineering & Management (West Bengal University of Technology), 2007



  • Operations Research

  • Data Science


  • Hamid, F., & Agarwal, Y. K. (2023). Train stop scheduling problem: An exact approach using valid inequalities and polar duality. European Journal of Operational Research, 313(1), 207-224.

  • Haque, M. T., & Hamid, F. (2022). Social Distancing and Revenue Management—A Post-pandemic Adaptation for Railways. Omega, 102737

  • Haque, M. T., & Hamid, F. (2022). An optimization model to assign seats in long distance trains to minimize SARS-CoV-2 diffusion. Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 162, 104-120

  • Deval, G., Hamid, F., & Goel, M. (2021). When to declare the third innings of a test cricket match?. Annals of Operations Research, 303(1), 81-99

  • Venkataraman, S. V., & Hamid, F. (2020). Incentive mechanism for a sustainable public distribution system. Journal of Modelling in Management, 16(3), 848-860

  • Hamid, F., & Agarwal, Y. K. (2015). Solving the two‐facility network design problem with 3‐partition facets. Networks, 66(1), 11-32

  • Assaad, M., Ben-Ameur, W., & Hamid, F. (2014). Resource optimization of non-additive utility functions in localized SC-FDMA systems. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 62(18), 4896-4910

  • Assaad, M., Ben-Ameur, W., & Hamid, F. (2013). An interval assignment problem for resource optimization in LTE networks. Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics, 41, 237-244

  • Hamid, F., & Agarwal, Y. K. (2012). A Polyhedral Approach for Solving Two Facility Network Design Problem. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 6701, 92-97


  • Associate Functional Architect at JDA Software Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad, India

  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Telecom SudParis, Paris, France


  • D. Thesis recognized as runner-up for 2014 Best Dissertation Award by The INFORMS Technical Section in Telecommunications

  • Best Paper Award at COSMAR 2010 Doctoral Conference organized by Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

  • Professor Dipak C Jain Best Paper Award at IMR Doctoral Conference 2010 organized by Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India

  • Silver Medal, National Mathematics Olympiad 2002


  • Ghosh, D., Khanra, A., Vanamalla, S. V., Hamid, F., Sengupta, R. N. (Eds.) (2022). Studies in Quantitative Decision Making. Springer. ISBN: 978-981-16-5819-8


Department of Management Sciences
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Phone: 0512-679-6431 (O)

Email: fhamid[AT]iitk.ac.in

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