2016-present Research Fellow The Univeristy of Melbourne, Australia
2006-2007 Deputy Engineer Bharat Electronics Limited, India


2015 Crowdsourcing of mobility hazards to enhance the safety and independence of the vision-impaired
Investigators: Elaine Wong, Marimuthu Palaniswami, Jayavardhana Gubbi and Aravinda Rao;
Collaborators: Vision Australia, Guide Dogs Australia; Partner: Melbourne Networked Society Institute (MNSI);
Funded by Disability Research Initiative (DRI), University of Melbourne (AU $ 19,931)


2019 Keynote Talk - Connected Intelligence: The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Internet of Things - AI in IoT Colloquium, Melbourne, Dec 6.
2017 Invited Talk - "EU H2020 Organicity Project Presentation on Sustainable Smart Cities", Future Conference: Research Requires Collaboration, RMIT, Australia
2015 Oral presentationInternational Symposium on Signal Processing and Intelligent Recognition Systems(SIRS), Trivandrum, India
2015 Tutorial - "Feature Extraction Using Manifold learning," Australia-Indonesia Joint Workshop on Smart Cities, Bandung, Indonesia
2014 Tutorials (three) - "Manifold Learning," ISSNIP Group, University of Melbourne, Australia
2014 Oral presentation, poster presentation International Conference on Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA) 2014 , Wollongong, Australia
2013 Oral presentations (three) - International Conference on Advances in Computing, Communications and Informatics (ICACCI), Mysuru, India
2012 Oral presentation International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies(ISCIT), Gold Coast, Australia
2009 Poster presentation - International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP), Melbourne, Australia


PhD The Univeristy of Melbourne, Australia, 2016
M.E. Deakin Univeristy, Australia, 2010
B.E. Visvesvaraya Technological University, India, 2006

Honors and Awards

2011 Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarship
Research Higher Degree Studentship
The Univeristy of Melbourne, Australia
2010 Network Ten Alan Williamson ICT Skills Award
Funded by Multimedia Victoria and Department of Industry, Innovation and Regional Development
2009 Summer Scholarship for Design and Development of GPS and SMS-Based Tracking System
Networked Sensing Laboratory, Deakin University, Australia
2008 Summer Scholarship for Embedded System Design
Networked Sensing Laboratory, Deakin University, Australia
2008 Faculty of Science and Technology - Engineering Scholarship for high achievement
Deakin University, Australia