Nirav C Merchant

UA SRC Data Management and Analysis Core Investigator

Appointments and Affiliations

Director, Cyber Innovation

Director, Data Science Institute

Research Interests

Nirav Merchant’s work focuses on developing computational platforms and enabling technologies, primarily directed towards improving research productivity and collaboration for interdisciplinary teams and virtual organizations. The key thrust areas for his work encompass life cycle management for: 1. High throughput and automated bio sample processing systems 2. Highly scalable data and metadata management systems 3. High throughput and performance computing systems.


Nirav Merchant’s Publications via MyBibliography


  • BS Industrial Engineering, Pune University, India
  • MS Systems & Industrial Engineering, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA