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I come from a small village in Southern India which is part of Kerala, also known as "God's own country".  I did part of my primary schooling in Muscat, Oman, and the rest in Kerala. Even though my basic interest was in biology, after school I joined college to do a Bachelor's in Physics. Later on, I did a Master's in Applied Electronics where I found Signal Processing to be very fascinating. I completed my Ph.D. in Machine learning in 2014 under the supervision of Prof. Ninan Sajeeth Philip.

After spending 8 years in academia at various institutes like Caltech, the African Institute for Mathematical Science, and the Square Kilometer Array, I had my first stint in the industry with Persistent Systems, Pune.  At present, I lead the R&D for video analytics at DeepAlert Ltd. UK.

As a person, I love trying new cuisines and hiking. Outside of work, I spend most of my time with my kids, wife, and parents.



2010 - 2014

Ph.D., Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam

Did my Ph.D. in Machine Learning at the Physics Department of St.Thomas College, Kozhencherry under the supervision of Prof. Ninan Sajeeth Philip.

2006 - 2008

MSc., Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam

Completed Masters in Applied Electronics at the School of Technology and Applied Sciences.

2003 - 2006

BSc., Mahatma Gandhi University

Completed Bachelors's in Physics from St. Thomas College, Kozhencherry.

Awards, Scholarships and Grants

  • SKA DOME Postdoctoral Fellow

  • AIMS Postdoctoral Fellow

  • IUSSTF Graduate Visitor, Caltech.

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