Rajendra Kumar Sharma is professor of mathematics at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Earlier, he was in the faculty of mathematics at IIT Khraragpur. He has been teaching UG/PG classes for more than 29 years. He has guided 27 Ph.D. theses and more than 70 M. Tech. projects. He has published more than 126 research papers in international journals. He has participated in several conferences including the coveted International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM)1994, in Zurich, Switzerland. He has traveled widely and delivered invited talks at several places. He was a postdoctoral fellow in France and Germany for 3 years. Several students are working with him on sponsored projects.

Area of Interest

His main area of research is Algebra and Cryptography.