Award-winning Professor Dr. Rajan Thapaliya is a distinguished educator and expert in the fields of Data Science and Computer Science. With a wealth of knowledge and experience, he serves as a beacon of inspiration for students worldwide, where he imparts his wisdom to aspiring computer engineers, data scientists, and information technology enthusiasts.

His academic journey reflects his dedication to excellence, having earned a distinction Ph.D. in Data Science from the prestigious National University of California. 

He teaches MS/Ph.D.-level courses in Computer Engineering, Data Science, and Information Technology at various universities in the US, Europe, and Africa.

Dr. Thapaliya possesses a profound passion for nurturing inquisitive minds. He cherishes passionate students who exhibit a genuine curiosity for their subjects. His remarkable contributions to the field of education are underscored by his unwavering belief in the transformative power of knowledge.

His teaching philosophy is rooted in a student-centered approach that fosters collaboration and engagement. Dr. Thapaliya creates vibrant and interactive classroom environments that encourage students to become active participants in their own learning journey. His unique ability to simplify complex concepts with real-world examples and captivating storytelling has endeared him to hundreds of students from diverse backgrounds.

Ultimately, Dr. Thapaliya's overarching goal is to instill a lifelong love of learning in his students. He firmly believes that the knowledge and skills acquired under his tutelage will not only empower them in their academic pursuits but also serve as valuable tools throughout their lives. With his unwavering dedication to education, Dr. Rajan Thapaliya continues to shape the future of technology and inspire the next generation of innovators and thinkers. 

Ph.D., Data Science, National University, San Diego, California
M.S. in Data Science (MSDS), National University, California

Data engineering and architect, Blockchain and Cryptography, Deep Learning and Natural Language Processing – NLP,  Machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), Web Automation/Web3, Text mining and Data mining, Big data and Predictive models, Data Science Strategies, Cloud computing, Internet of Things (IoT), Risk Management, Business intelligence (BI), Computer forensics, Neural network, Database Management Systems (DBMS), Networking and Internet Architecture, Web scraping

  • Rajan Thapaliya. Potentials of Blockchain Technology in Streamlining Land Registries. International Journal on Data Science and Technology. Vol. 8, No. 4, 2022, pp. 67-71. doi: 10.11648/j.ijdst.20220804.12
  • Examining the Validity and Impact of Customer Reviews on Purchase Decision. ProQuest 2022