Faculty Participants

avatar

Bharadwaj Amrutur

Chairman of the Robert Bosch Centre for Cyber-Physical Systems and Professor, Department of Electrical Communications Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: IoT systems and Autonomous vehicles

Email: chair.cps (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

G. K. Ananthasuresh

Co-Chair, Centre for Biosystems Science and Engineering  and Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Research interests: Compliant mechanisms, Topology optimization, Micro-electromechanical systems, Kinematics, and Bio-micromanipulation

Email: suresh (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

R. Venkatesh Babu

Associate Professor, Department of Computational and Data Sciences (CDS)

Research interests: Signal processing, Compression, Machine vision, Image/video processing, Pattern recognition, and Multimedia

Email: venky (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Siddharth Barman

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Algorithmic game theory and Approximation algorithms

Email: barman (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Arkaprava Basu

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Exploring hardware-software interactions in the context of emerging technologies and emerging software needs

Email: arkapravab (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Kaushik Basu

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering (EE)

Research interests: High frequency link DC-AC converters, Characterisation of and design with emerging power semiconductor devices, Embedded systems design for power converters, and High frequency and high-power magnetics

Email: basu (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Shalabh Bhatnagar

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Performance analysis, Stochastic control and optimization, Simulation, and Communication networks

Email: shalabh (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Arnab Bhattacharyya

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Complexity theory, Algorithms, and Dynamical systems

Email: arnabb (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Chiranjib Bhattacharyya

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Machine learning, Convex optimization, and Bioinformatics

Email: chiru (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Anirban Chakraborty

Assistant Professor, Department of Computational and Data Sciences (CDS)

Research interests: Visual analytics, Data association over graphs, Data fusion and consistency, Applications of computer vision and machine learning in bio-medical image analysis, and Video surveillance

Email: anirban (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Deepak D’Souza

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Automated verification

Email: deepakd (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Haresh Dagale

Principal Research Scientist, Department of Electronic Systems Engineering (DESE)

Research interests: Embedded systems, TCP-IP networking, Wireless networking, and VoIP and audio video streaming

Email: haresh (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Sarasij Das

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering (EE)

Research interests: Power systems, Smart grids, and Renewable energy

Email: sarasij (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Vinod Ganapathy

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Computer systems security

Email: vg (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Ashitava Ghosal

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Research interests: Kinematics, dynamics, control and design of robots and other computer controlled mechanical systems, Theoretical and numerical investigations of non-linear dynamical systems, and Kinematics of parallel mechanisms and manipulators

Email: asitava (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Debasish Ghose

Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering

Research interests: Guidance and control of autonomous vehicles

Email: dghose (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Ambarish Ghosh

Associate Professor, Centre for Nano Science and Engineering (CeNSE)

Research interests: Electronics, Artificial nano-swimmers, Nano-biotechnology, Biosensors, and Optical sensing

Email: ambarish (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Prasanta Kumar Ghosh

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering (EE)

Research interests: Analysis and modeling of speech production, perception and communication (with applications to health-care and education), Non-stationary signal processing methods (with applications to speech and music), Auditory motivated signal processing for speech and audio, and Sampling theory, nonuniform sampling and interpolation

Email: prasantg (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Aditya Gopalan

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Machine learning and statistical inference, Control, and Performance modeling and analysis of complex systems

Email: aditya (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Dipanjan Gope

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Computational electromagnetics, Electronic design automation for high-speed chip-package-systems, Radio-frequency sensing and inverse solvers, and Parallel processing for many-core CPU, GPU, FPGA and cloud computing

Email: dipanjan (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Gurunath Gurrala

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering (EE)

Research interests: High performance computing applications in power systems analysis and control, Nonlinear and intelligent control applications in power systems, Weak grid integration of renewables, Microgrid protection and control, and Smart grid control and stability

Email: gurunath (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Kausik Majumdar

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Physics of novel material systems and their applications to optoelectronic and nanoelectronic devices

Email: kausikm (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

M. S. Mohan Kumar

Professor, Department of Civil Engineering (CE)

Research interests: Ground water flow modeling, Contaminant transport modelling in porous media, Multiphase flow modeling, and Water quantity/quality modeling in distribution networks

Email: msmk (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Chandra Murthy

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Digital signal processing, Information theory and estimation theory, and their applications in the optimization of MIMO, OFDM and CDMA wireless communication systems

Email: cmurthy (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Vijay Natarajan

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Scientific visualization, Computational topology, Computational geometry, and Graphics

Email: vijayn (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Omkar S. N.

Chief Research Scientist, Department of Aerospace Engineering

Research interests: Helicopter dynamics, Satellite image processing, Biomechanics, and Uninhabited air vehicles (UAV)

Email: omkar (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Radhakant Padhi

Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering

Research interests: Nonlinear, optimal, adaptive and intelligent control, State estimation, Guidance and control of aerospace vehicles, Integrated estimation, guidance and control, Control of distributed parameter systems, and Biomedical applications of control systems

Email: padhi (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Parimal Parag

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Network theory, Applied probability, Optimization methods, and their applications to distributed systems

Email: parimal (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Arpita Patra

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Automation (CSA)

Research interests: Cryptography and secure distributed computing

Email: arpita (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Abdul R. Pinjari

Chairman, Centre for Infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning (CiSTUP)

Research interests: Transportation planning and travel demand modelling and forecasting, Choice modelling and econometric analysis of user behaviour, Sustainable transportation, energy and environment, and Transportation safety

Email: abdul (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

T V Prabhakar

Principal Research Scientist, Department of Electronic Systems Engineering (DESE)

Research interests: Networked embedded systems, IoT security, Heterogeneous networks for IoT, and Tactile internet applications

Email: tvprabs (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Chandra Sekhar Seelamantula

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering (EE)

Research interests: Bio-inspired speech/audio processing, Image processing, Biomedical imaging, Sampling theories, Optical imaging, Sparse signal processing, and Image processing for healthcare applications

Email: chandrasekhar (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Yogesh Simmhan

Assistant Professor, Department of Computational and Data Sciences (CDS)

Research interests: Abstractions, algorithms and applications on distributed data and computing systems, Cloud computing, Big Data platforms for graphs and streams, Middleware for IoT, and Distributed data and metadata management

Email: simmhan (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Rajiv Soundararajan

Professor, Department of Electrical Communications Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Image and video signal processing, Information theory, Computer vision, and Machine learning

Email: rajivs (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

T. V. Sreenivas

Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Auditory modelling, Speech and audio (music) modelling, compression, watermarking; Robust speech recognition, Speech enhancement in noise/hearing aids, and Audio spatialization/hi-fi audio signal processing

Email: tvsree (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Rajesh Sundaresan

Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Communication, computation, and control over networks, Decentralised algorithms over graphs and networks, Network analytics, and Information geometry

Email: rajeshs (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Pavankumar Tallapragada

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering (EE)

Research interests: Networked control systems, Event-triggered control, Control under computational and communication constraints, and Distributed systems and control

Email: pavant (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Himanshu Tyagi

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE)

Research interests: Information theoretic formulations for problems involving interactive communication and distributed multi-agent systems (Cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, and IoT)

Email: htyagi (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Manoj Varma

Associate Professor, Centre for Nano Science and Engineering (CeNSE)

Research interests: Nano-biotechnology, Biosensors, Biomolecular interactions, Neuronal networks, Optical sensing, and Swarm robotics

Email: mvarma (at) iisc.ac.in

avatar

Ashish Verma

Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering (CE)

Research interests: Sustainable transportation planning, Modeling and optimization of transportation system, Driver behaviour and road safety, and Traffic management

Email: ashishv (at) iisc.ac.in

Back