Dinesh Kumar obtained his degree in aerospace engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur), India. He completed his MS-Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research Bangalore (JNCASR), India in mechanical unit in 2010 . After completing his MS, he spent one year in South Korea, at Yonsei University and worked in the area of Nano-fluid and heat transfer. In 2011, he started his PhD at VUB, Belgium. In his PhD, he focuses on developing efficient uncertainty quantification and robust optimization techniques for industrial applications within the framework of European project UMRIDA.