About Me

Hi! I am Soutrik, a Prime Minister’s Research Fellow Ph.D. scholar at the Control and Automation Group of Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. My research interests lie in the domain of Reinforcement Leaning for the control of Nonlinear Systems. Prior to joining the Ph.D. program, I graduated from Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur with an M.Tech. degree with Masters Thesis entitled “Application of Reinforcement Learning for Safe and Adaptive Control of Dynamical Systems”. You can find my resume here

Research Interests

  • Safe Reinforcement Learning
  • Convergence Analysis of Learning Based Algorithms
  • Nonlinear Control
  • Adaptive Control
  • Control Barrier Functions


  • Ph.D. in Control Theory, IIT Delhi, CGPA - 10/10, 2025 (expected)

  • Dual Degree B.Tech. - M.Tech. in Electrical Engineering, IIEST Shibpur, CGPA - 9.46/10, 2020

Contact Details

  • Email - Soutrik(dot)Bandyopadhyay(at)ee(dot)iitd(dot)ac(dot)in