Dr. Ash PahwaAsh Pahwa, Ph.D., is an educator, entrepreneur, technology visionary, and author with four decades of academic and industry experience. He has taught courses at premier institutions and founded several successful technology companies during the course of his career. He is listed in Who’s Who in the Frontiers of Science and Technology. Dr. Pahwa is passionate about the purity of mathematics. He earned his doctorate in Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago in 1984.Dr. Pahwa’s field of expertise encompasses machine learning, deep learning, predictive analytics, digital image processing, database management, MPEG compression, data storage technologies, web analytics, and search engine optimization. His book, CD-Recordable Bible, has been published in English, Japanese, and German.


Dr. Pahwa teaches at California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena, California and in the University of California system, including UC Irvine, UCLA, and UC San Diego. He has also taught at Chapman University in Orange, California.

USC Link: Adjunct Professor at University of Southern California, Los Angeles

Caltech Links
“Natural Language Processing” course at Caltech taught by Dr. Ash Pahwa



Dr. Pahwa has worked for General Electric, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Xerox Corporation, and Oracle. He founded CD-Gen, Inc. and DV Studio Technologies, LLC., which developed successful products for CD-Recording (CDR), MPEG encoding, and videotape-to-DVD archiving. A Google Certified Analytics Consultant, Dr. Pahwa founded A+ Web Services to provide boutique services to specialty clients.