Articles on IT Industry
  1. "Hidden Benefits of Outsourcing", Guest Editorial, System Design Frontier, Oct 2005 (2:10)..
  2. "Research Investments in Large Indian Software Companies", India IT Forum, Singapore, Sept 2005..
  3. "Managing Software Product Development - Key Differences from Service Projects", Presentation given in Nasscom Quality Summit, Bangalore, Aug 2005..
  4. "R&D is more than just a cost center", Financial Express, Aug 2005 pdf-version.
  5. "Its quality that has done the trick – developing nations in Asia and Latin America want to replicate Indias story", Economic Times, Oct 26, 2000.
  6. "Manpower shortages still plague the industry", Economic Times, Feb, 1998.
  7. "Software industry is abetting brain drain", Economic Times, June 24, 1997.
  8. "Lets fight it out on their turf", Economic Times, Nov. 26, 1996.
  9. "Reprogramming to upgrade", The Economic Times, May 6, 1996.
  10. "Facts about software usage in India", The Economic Times, Feb 20, 1996.
  11. "Software in India - The manpower myth", The Economic Times, April 22, 1995.
  12. "Survey of Computer professionals residing abroad about taking up employment in India", Current Science, 1994.
  13. "Student-Faculty Ratio - Bettering the balance", The Economic Times, Nov 8, 1993.
  14. "Computer Technology in China", Communications of the CSI, 1993.

Articles on IITs, Education and Research
  1. "Education through entrance tests", Economic Times, May 15, 2010.
  2. "In Search of Excellence,", Times of India, Jan 8, 2010.
  3. "Private not the same as for profit", Economic Times, December 26, 2009.
  4. "Who's afraid of foreign universities,", Economic Times, Oct 29, 2009.
  5. "Reform affiliating-varsity model,", Economic Times, Sept 30, 2009.
  6. "Research-led Institutes are not cheap", Economic Times, July 18, 2009.
  7. "Where is the faculty for new IITs", Economic Times, July 23, 2008.
  8. "Faculty selection must be done on merit alone", Economic Times, July 5, 2008.
  9. "LEADER ARTICLE: Break the Shackles,", Times of India, Apr 17, 2008.
  10. "Think it through,", Times of India, Apr 2, 2008.
  11. "Pump priming with US horsepower,", (with Jaideep Srivastava, U of Minnesota), Economic Times, Sept, 2007.
  12. "Should IITs and IIMs be allowed to become self-funding ", Economic Times, May, 2007.
  13. " Opening New IITs A PPP model for opening new IITs with B.N. Jain, IIT Delhi; Dheeraj Sanghi and S. Biswas, IIT Kanpur; Krithi Ramamritham and D. B. Phatak, IIT Bombay, Times of India, April 23, 2007.
  14. "An opportunity to scale up the IITs", Economic Times, April 26, 2007.
  15. "Appraisal to promote R&D in IITs,", Economic Times, Jan 13, 2007.
  16. "Slip Sliding Away --- Why IITs have fallen in global rankings", Times of India, Nov, 2006.
  17. "Opportunity with Quality", A note on the Reservation Issue, Economic Times, May 1, 2006.
  18. "Challenges in Industry-Academia Collaboration", Guest Article, CSI Communications, April 2006.
  19. "What autonomy means", Economic Times, Jan 23, 2006.
  20. "Doing a PhD in Computer Science in 4 Years", A note written for prospective/new PhD students, 2006.
  21. "Doing a PhD - Preparing for a Career in Research", Appeared in Economic Times, Nov 8, 2005, as The Research Edge".
  22. "Research in IT", Times of India, Education Times, July 2005.
  23. "What does the Future hold for IITs", Economic Times, June 30, 2005.
  24. "The Education Raj", Economic Times, Apr 18, 2005.
  25. "Research is for geeks ... Says who?", Economic Times, June 23, 2003 (Original article - Doing a PhD in Computer Science).
  26. "Needed a Capability Maturity Model for Enginnering Education", Economic times, May 5, 2003 (appeared under the title "Tamper-proof Degrees".
  27. "Faculty to the Test", Economic Times, March 24, 2003 (Original article - Building a Performance Appraisal and Reward System for giving an Impetus to R&D in Universities).
  28. "Mental Faculty", Economic Times, March 10, 2003 (Original article - Lack of PhDs Impacting Quality of Technical Education).
  29. "Blind Leading the Blind",Economic Times, March 3, 2003 (Original article - R&D and Technical Education)
  30. "PhD Programs - the Ignored Imperative", Talk given in Elitex2003, New Delhi, 2003.
  31. "UG Curriculum Imperatives for CSE and IITK", Directions, Nov 2000.
  32. "Role of the Head", Directions (IITK Magazine), Nov 2000.
  33. "Creating Precedents and Leadership", Directions (IITK Magazine), 2000.
  34. "The importance of preserving IITs", Economic Times, Apr 1, 1997.
  35. "Student-faculty ratio at IITs and its impact", Current Science, 1993. Also in Economic Times, 1993.
  36. "Promotions", An article on promotions at IITK.
  37. "Research, Researcher, and Research Career in IT in India", Presentation for students.


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