Research Students

Supratim Saha

M.S. Student, 1994-1996.

Algorithms for ECG Compression after Period and Amplitude Normalization

M V S Phani Narasimham

M.S. Student, 1996-1998

Modified VQ Coders for ECG

Bhanuprakash K. N.

Ph.D. Student, 1996-2001

Image Processing Algorithms for Improved Medical Diagnosis.

Research Scientist, Biomedical Imaging Lab, Singapore Bioimaging Consortium (ASTAR)

Sita G.

Ph.D. Student

Evoked Potential Signal Enhancement using Wavelet Transforms.

Professor of Electronics Engineering, Pillai College of Engineering

Muralishankar R.

Ph.D. Student

Algorithms for Speech Analysis and Synthesis.

Professor, Dept. of Electronics and Communication Engineering, CMRIT, Bengaluru.


M.S. Student, 1999-2002

Bilingual Tamil-Roman OCR

Intel, Santa Clara, California

A Vijaya Krishna

M.S. Student, 1999-2002

Feature Transformation for Speaker Identification

Professor, Dept. of ECE, PES University, Bangalore

Srikanth Ryali

Ph.D. Student, 2000-2004

3D Coding of MR Images and Estimation of Hemodynamic Response Function from fMRI Data

Senior Research Scientist, Stanford University School of Medicine

Peeta Basa Pati

Ph.D. Student, 2002-2006

Analysis of Multilingual documents with complex layout and content

Associate Research Architect, CoreLogic, Bengaluru

Neelam Sinha

Ph.D. Student, 2003-2008

Techniques for rapid MR imaging

Associate Professor, IIIT, Bangalore

Thotreingam Kasar

Ph.D. Student, 2004-2011

Camera-Captured Document Image Analysis

Vice President of Research, Kaaya Tech, Mysore

Suresh Sundaram

Ph.D. Student, 2005-2011

Lexicon-free Recognition Strategies for Online Handwritten Tamil Words

Associate Professor, ECE Department, IIT Guwahati

K V Vijay Girish

Ph.D. Student, 2010-2017

Speech and noise analysis using sparse representation and acoustic-phonetics knowledge

Data Scientist,, Bangalore, India

Vijay Kumar B.

M.S. Student, 1998-2001

Machine Recognition of Printed Kannada Text

Lead Research Scientist, Honeywell Technology Solutions Lab, Bengaluru

Abhishek Mehrotra

M.S. Student, 2001-2004

Integer wavelet transform based coding Scheme for 2D/3D MR Images

Senior Development Manager, Samsung, Noida

S. Umesh Rudrapatna

M.S. Student, 2002-2005

Algorithms for Processing Polarization Rich Optimal Imaging Data

Senior Specialist - Algorithms, Philips Innovation Campus, Bangalore

Ananthakrishnan G.

M.S. Student, 2004-2007

Music and Speech Analysis using Bach Filter-Bank Approach

Chief Technology Officer, SocioGraph Solutions, Bangalore

Partha Sarathy K.

M.S. Student, 2006-2009

Unit selection based text to speech synthesis

Software Architect, Tieto AB, Karlstad, Sweden

Ranjani H G.

M.S. Student, 2005-2008

Explicit Segmentation of Speech for Indian Languages

Ph D Student, Dept. of ECE, IISc

Deepak Kumar

PhD Student, 2009-2013

Algorithms for text segmentation from scene images

Professor, Department of ECE, Dayananda Sagar Academy of Technology and Management, Bangalore

Abhiram Bhanuprakash

M.S. Student, 2011-2014

Voice source characterization by DCT-ILPR for speaker information

Ph D student, Queens University, U.K.

J V Satyanarayana

PhD Student, 2006-2013

Efficient Design of Embedded Data Acquisition Systems based on Smart Sampling

Scientist 'G' RCI, Hyderabad

Prathosh A P

PhD Student, 2011-2014

Temporal Processing for Event-based Speech Analysis with Focus on Stop Consonants

Asst. Professor, IIT Delhi

Anand Sharma

PhD Student, 2012-2019

Devanagari Online Handwritten Character Recognition

Shiva Kumar H R

PhD Student, 2008-2019

Attention-Feedback and Representations in OCR

Founder-Director, RaGaVeRa Indic Technologies Pvt Ltd., Bangalore

Nazreen P M

PhD Student, 2008-2019

Class-Specific and Noise-Specific Speech Enhancement Approaches

Postdoc in DESE, IISc

Ram Krishna Pandey

PhD Student, 2014-2020

Knowledge-Driven Training of Deep Models for better Reconstruction and Recognition

Research Scientist, GE Research, Bangalore, India

Bharathi Pilar

Post-Doc, 2019-2020

Asst. Professor and NSS officer, Dept of computer Science, University College, Mangalore

Amit Meghanani

M.Tech (Research) Student, 2018-2020

System Science and Signal Processing

Publicis Sapient

Madhavaraj A

PhD Student, 2014-2020

Kanishka Sharma

Post-Doc, 2019-2021

Effect of Meditation on cognitive control deautomatization of biased responses

Post-Doc, CNS, IISc

Jerrin Thomas Panachakel

PhD Student, 2017-2022

Assistant Professor

Anoop C. S

PhD Student, 2019-2023

Assistant Professor

M.E./M. Tech Students

Kaushik Mahata

M.E. Student, 1999-2000

Development of OCR system for printed Tamil documents

Associate Professor, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Newcastle

Sadanand Shirdhonkar

M.E. Student, 2001-2002

Face detection system using elastic bunch graph matching

Lead Engineer, Automotive vision, Texas Instruments

Deepu Vijayasenan

M.E. Student, 2002-2003

Online Handwriting Recognition in Tamil

Associate Professor at NITK

Joel Pinto

M.E. Student, 2002-2003

Voice based Control of Ultrasound Scanner

Research, Nuance, Aachen, Germany

Dinesh Mandalapu

M.E. Student, 2004-2005

Statistical methods for online handwriting recognition

Machine Learning Scientist, Machine Learning Group, Amazon

Farshad Nourbakhsh

M.E. Student, 2004-2006

Extraction of text, seal and handwritten in document images

Ph.D Student, Computer vision center, University of Autonoma de Barcelona

Rakesh Rampalli

M.E. Student, 2008-2010

Member Technical Staff, Oracle India Pvt. Ltd

Iqsaam Mukhtar

M.E. Student, 2008-2010


M.E. Student, 2008-2010

Chandan Kumar

M.E. Student, 2009-2011

Handwriting Recognition

Prakash Deep

M.E. (SSA), 2009-2011

Processing of Retinal Colour Images

Software Engineer, Softjin Technologies Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore

D. Girish Kumar

M.E. (SP), 2009-2011

Text Extraction from Complex Colour Images

Software Engineer, Cisco Systems Pvt. Ltd

Jobin Francis

M.E. Student, 2009-2011

Language Independent Phone Recognition

Assistant Professor in IIT Palakkad

Shashidhar Jangili

M.E. Student, 2010-2012

AFS of Kannada handwritten words

Engineer, Qualcomm India Pvt.Ltd, Hyderabad

Manish Sahu

M.E. Student, 2010-2012

Performance improvement of Hindi OCR

Software Engineer II, SAVBU, Cisco systems


M.E. Student, 2010-2012

Non-negative Independent Component Analysis

Graphics Software Engineer, Intel India

Patel Krunal Kumar Ramanbhai

M.E. Student, 2011-2013

Improved Segmentation of degraded Gujarati pages

Carl Zeiss India (Bangalore) Pvt. Ltd

Himanshu Singh

M.E. (SSA), 2011-2013

Performance enhancement of Hindi OCR

Assistant Professor, NIT Goa


M.E. (SSA), 2012-2014

Online handwriting recognition of isolated Kannada words

Sahil Mohamed

M.E. (SP), 2012-2014

Performance enhancements in Tamil OHWR

Anoop C S

M.E. (SP), 2013-2015

Automatic Recognition of Contemporary Speech in Sanskrit

Assistant Professor, Govt. Engg. College, Palakkad

Yashna Daolagupu

M.Tech. (SP), 2017-2019

Software Engineer 2, Citrix, Bangalore

Sanju C Sudhakaran

M.Tech. (SE), 2017-2019

Deep learning software engineer,Intel

Thiruvavinan R S

M.Tech. (SE), 2017-2019

Software Engineer, Samsung Electro-Mechanics, Bangalore.

Souvik Karmakar

M.Tech. (SE), 2017-2019

Rajat Nagpal

MTech(SE), 2018-2020

Ankur Debnath

MTech(EE), 2018-2020

Brijkumar Chavda

MTech(AI), 2019-2021

Manish Kumar

MTech(CSA), 2019-2021

Ramji Verma

MTech(CSA), 2019-2021

Mohd Saud Ajmal

MTech(SP), 2019-2021

Tsering Jorgais

MTech(AI), 2021-2023

Himanshu Sharma

MTech(SP), 2021-2023

Sahil Katyal

MTech(SP), 2021-2023

Tushar Singh

MTech(AI), 2021-2023

Project Staff

Nagaraju N Kodalapura

Project Assistant, October 1998 – July 2000

Design, development and testing of system and application software for electrocardiograms

Security Evaluation Engineer, Intel Penang, Malaysia

Venkatesh L.

Project Assistant, April 1999 – July 2000

Device driver for Biomedical signals(EEG, EMG), software-porting of Heart Rate Variability(HRV)

Project Manager, Dr.Schenk GmbH, Planegg, Germany

Jayavardhana Rama Gubbi

Project Assistant, September 2000- May 2003

Tamil TTS system, Kannada TTS system, Tamil OCR system, Limited vocabulary speech recognition system

Research fellowship, EEE, The University of Melbourne, Australia

Lakshmish Kaushik

Research Assistant, January 2004 - August 2006

Research and Development of Text to speech Synthesis in Indian Languages (Kannada and Tamil)

Nuance, Montreal, Canada

P. Rajarajan

Project Assistant, June 2010 - June 2011

Tamil OCR to C++ and customization to Worth Trust

Softare Engineer, MathWorks

Abhinava Shivakumar

Project Assistant, July 2009 - July 2010

Kannada and Tamil TTS, Graphemes to Phonemes, Text Normalization, Implementation of Pause Modeling, Extracting Rich Sentences from Text Corpus, Bilingual TTS

Graduate Student (MS), Carnegie Mellon University

Kiran K.

Project Assistant

Software Engineer in Image Processing, Forus Health Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore

Vikram R Lakkavalli

Project Associate, June 2009 - Nov. 2011

Pitch and spectral continuity based algorithms for unit selection

Ph D Scholar, Victoria Univ. of Wellington, New Zealand

P Arulmozhi

Project Associate, September 2009 - June 2013

NLP, Pause model for TTS, Dictionary and Morph analyzer and POS Tagger for Tamil, Statistical analysis of natural language corpus.

Technology Analyst, Veda Semantics

Bhargava Urala

Project Associate, March 2012 - July 2014


MS in Computer Science, CSE, SUNY Buffalo

Harshitha P V

Project Associate, July 2013 - July 2014

Standalone POS Tagger, OHWR

Master of Science, Universiy of Utah

Sushirdeep Narayana

Project Associate, July 2013 - July 2014


Master of Science, Texas A and M university

Shubham Sharma

Project Associate, July 2014 - July 2015

Analysis of spectral valleys and peaks in speech

PhD Student, Dept. of ECE, IISc

Edukondalu Chappidi

Project Associate, July 2014 - July 2015

Optical Character Recognition

Lecturer, CMRIT, Bangalore

Sriram Natarajan

Project Associate, July 2014 - July 2015

Optical Character Recognition

Software Engineer, Continental Automotive Components India Pvt. Ltd.

Sarat Chandra Ambatipudi

Project Assistant, September 2018 - December 2019

Driver Status

Sasidharan A

Project Assistant, October 2020 - May 2021

Speech Recognition for Indian Languages

Gangotri Nadiger

Project Assistant, June 2020 - May 2021

Speech Recognition for Indian Languages

Utsav Dutta

Project Assistant, October 2020 - May 2021

Speech Recognition for Indian Languages

Anil Kumar K K

Specialist Scientist, April 2021 - Aug 2021

Bilingual OCR pilot proposal as part of Bahu Bhashak

Adarsh A

Project Assistant, March 2019 - December 2021

HRV, BRV & EEG Studies

Maithri G S

Project Assistant, Oct 2020 - Jan 2022

Bilingual OCR pilot proposal as part of Bahu Bhashak

Harish G

Project Assistant, Oct 2020 - Jan 2022

Bilingual OCR pilot proposal as part of Bahu Bhashak

Vani A

Project Associate, November 2018 - July 2023

Ravindra Sahu

Project Associate, June 2022 - July 2023

K Divya

Project Associate, August 2022 - Jan 2023