My education and experience


  • Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
    • Master of Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, May 2010
    • Relevant Coursework: Digital Signal Processing, Digital Image processing, DSP Software Systems Design, Wireless Networks, Digital Communications, Advanced Computer Architecture, Network Management, Database Systems Concepts & Design.
  • Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, India
    • Bachelor of Engineering (Honors), Electronics & Electrical Communication, June 2006


  • Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA - Research Scientist, May 2010 - Apr 2016
    • Developed a content based image and video search engine (Published in DSP Handbook, 2009).
    • Developed a framework (OpenCLose) for dynamic resource management and scheduling of applications written in OpenCL for heterogeneous multimedia and graphics platforms, such as those found in multimedia smartphones (Published in IEEE Embedded System Letters, 2010).
    • Proposed and developed a novel framework (CloudView) for real-time big sensor data storage processing and analysis in a computing cloud for predicting failures in clean energy systems such as wind turbines - (Published in IEEE PDCS, 2011)
    • Developed a prognostic model using Case Based Reasoning model for predicting failures in energy systems such as smart grids and wind turbines (Published in IEEE PDCS, 2011).
    • Proposed a synthetic workload generation technique (GT-CWSL) for performance evaluation of cloud applications. Developed a synthetic workload generator and validated with a cloud application (Published in JSEA, 2011).
    • Proposed Cloud Component Model for modeling multi-tier cloud applications (Published in IEEE Computer, 2012).
    • Proposed and developed a cloud-based big sensor data analytics framework (CloudTrack) for real-time fresh food supply tracking & monitoring (Published in JTT, 2013).
    • Proposed a performance evaluation approach for multi-tier cloud applications. Developed a tool (GT-Cloud Application Tester) and validated the proposed approach - (Published in JSEA, 2013).
    • Proposed reference architecture for an interoperable cloud-based Electronic Health Record System (Published in IEEE JBHI, 2013).
    • Developed Tabu Search based dynamic vehicle routing model for dynamic route generation of fresh food supply vehicles (CloudTrack, Published in JTT, 2013).
    • Proposed a model for prediction of permeability of tight gas sandstones. Developed a permeability prediction tool and validated with field data from offshore deep sea exploratory well. (Published in JEM, 2016)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA - Graduate Research Assistant, Jan 2010 - May 2010
    • Thesis on context based video clustering and search. Advisor: Dr. Vijay Madisetti
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA - Graduate Teaching Assistant, Aug 2009 - Dec 2009
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant for DSP Software Systems Design course.
  • Motorola, Plantation, USA - Summer Intern, May 2009 - Aug 2009
    • Worked with Advanced Subscriber Technologies group, on development of an embedded fading channel simulator for wireless two-way radios. Developed an embedded JPEG decoder for wireless two-way radios.
  • Electronics for Imaging, Bangalore, India - Software Engineer, July 2006 - June 2008
    • Fiery Printer Driver - Worked on development and sustenance of printer drivers for Fiery Print Servers, catering to print engines of OEMs like Xerox, Canon, Toshiba, Konica Minolta, Oki, Sharp and Ricoh.
    • Fiery Email Port Monitor - Worked on development and maintenance of Fiery Email Port Monitor, which is an application for submitting print jobs via SMTP to Fiery Print Server.
    • EFI Hot Folders - Worked on implementation of new features and sustenance of EFI Hot Folders, which is an application for submitting print jobs by drag & drop to Fiery Print Server.
    • XRX Filter - Developed XRX Filter to support printing of the Xerox XRX file format.
    • EFI Filters - Re-writing the existing file filters like JPEG to PS, TIFF to PS, DCS2 to PS, CT/LW to PS and PDF/X, to make them compatible with a newer version of EFI Hot Folders.
    • EFI Imposition Tool - Porting the EFI Imposition Tool from Windows to Mac platform.