Tushar Sharma is a researcher and PhD candidate at the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Department of Management Science and Technology. He is a member of the SENSE group.
Earlier, he worked with Siemens Research and Technology Center, Bangalore, India for more than 7 years. The topics related to software design, refactoring, design smells, code and design quality, technical debt, design patterns, and change impact analysis define his career interests. He has an MS (by research) degree in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M), Chennai, India, where he specialised in design patterns and refactoring. He co-authored the book "Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt" published by Morgan Kaufmann in November 2014. Additionally, he has also co-authored books for Oracle certifications for Java. He is an IEEE Senior Member.