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Full-time Research Assistants


  • Ateendra Ramesh

    Ateendra holds an undergraduate degree in Information Technology from Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai. His areas of research include IoT, Machine Learning and Algorithms. He is currently a part of a machine learning group currently working on movie occupancy forecasting. His recent work on activity recognition has been selected for presentation at FICC 2018. He aspires to do his masters by the fall of 2018.


  • Aashish Jain

    Aashish holds an undergraduate degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Velammal Engineering College, Anna University. He is part of a Machine Learning group and currently working on Realtime Movies Occupancy Prediction. He recently presented his research work 'Peak based Device Classification for NILM on a Low-Cost Embedded Platform using Extra-Trees' at Massachusetts Institute of Technology URTC 2017, MA, USA. His areas of interest include IoT, Machine Learning, Algorithms and Embedded Systems. He aspires to do Masters abroad in his areas of interests in Fall 18 followed by a Ph.D.


  • Gautham Krishna Gudur

    Gautham holds a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology from Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai. He is currently a part of the Activity Recognition and Movie Occupancy Prediction research groups. His previous research work titled "A Generic Multi-modal Dynamic Gesture Recognition System using Machine Learning" has been accepted at the IEEE Future of Information and Commination Conference (FICC) 2018 to be held at Singapore. His current areas of interest include Data Science, Deep Learning, IoT and Algorithms. He intends to pursue his Masters in the fall of 2018.


  • Prahalathan Sundaramoorthy

    He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Anna University, Chennai. His research interests include Smart Devices, Machine Learning and Embedded Systems. His paper titled "Current peak based device classification in NILM on a low-cost embedded platform using extra-trees", on developing a low-cost system for Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring using machine learning was accepted and presented at the 2017 IEEE MIT Undergraduate Research Technology Conference (URTC), Cambridge MA, USA. Currently, he is working on developing a robust Human Activity Recognition (HAR) system using deep learning. He intends to pursue his Master's in the fall of 2018.


  • Vijay Kumar Shankar

    Vijay holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering from Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Anna University, Chennai. His research interests include Embedded systems, Renewable energy and Microgrids. He is currently part of Microgrids research group working on developing low cost solutions and design optimization. He presented his work on microgrids at the IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference 2018 held at Texas A&M university, College station, Texas ,USA. He aspires to pursue his graduate studies in Electrical and Computer Engineering commencing fall 18.


  • Yogesh Kumar B

    Yogesh holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Velammal Engineering College, Anna University. He is currently part of the embedded /IOT group working on gesture recognition. His previous research work in gesture recognition and machine learning has been accepted at the IEEE FICC to be held at Singapore , 2018. His research interests include Embedded Systems, IoT Devices, and Machine Learning.


  • Sriharsha Uppu

    Sriharsha has completed his undergraduate in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Anna University. His research interests include machine learning, embedded systems and IoT. He is currently part of the machine learning group at Solarillon foundation and is currently working on a food sale prediction model for a top 3 multiplex chain in the country. He plans on pursuing his Master's in Electrical and Computer Engineering in the fall of 2018


Undergraduate Research Assistants


  • Ajay Kannan

    Ajay is a 4th Year Bachelor of Computer Science and Engineering student studying at College of Engineering, Guindy (Anna University, Guindy Campus). He has co-authored 2 publications on gesture recognition using accelerometer sensors as a part of IoT & Embedded System group at Solarillion Foundation. His areas of interest are IoT, Machine Learning and Algorithms. He plans to do his Masters in the fall of 19′.


  • Lakshminarishman Srinivasan

    Lakshminarasimhan is a 4th year undergraduate student pursuing Computer Science and Engineering at SRM University, Kattankulathur. His areas of research interests include machine learning and natural language processing. His current research work deals with Neural Machine Translation. His previous research work dealing with prediction of flight delays has been published at the IEEE/AIAA 36th Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC) 2017, held in St.Petersburg, Florida. He intends to pursue his Master’s abroad in Fall 2018.


  • Syed Shahbaaz Ahmed

    Shahbaaz is a Final year undergraduate student pursuing his Bachelors in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Anna University. He is a member of the smart devices group and has co-authored two papers in the field of Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring. His latest work, titled “Current Peak based Device Classification for NILM on a Low-Cost Embedded Platform using Extra-Trees” was presented at MIT URTC conference in 2017 at Boston, USA. Working further in applied Machine Learning for electrical problems, his current work involves day-ahead hourly load prediction for New York City. His areas of interest include Embedded Systems, IoT, reconfigurable computing and Machine Learning. He intends to pursue his Masters in U.S.A in the fall of 2019.


  • Adithya Ganesan V

    Adithya Ganesan V is a 3rd year undergraduate student currently pursuing bachelor's in computer science and engineering in Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College Of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai. His previous work in Activity Recognition has been accepted for the Future of Information and Communication Conference to be held in Singapore in April 2018. He is currently a part of an ML team which is working in collaboration with one of the top multiplexes to predict the food sale and model user behaviour. His areas of interest include Machine Learning, Data Science, IoT and algorithms. He plans to do his masters commencing fall 2019.


  • Raghavendiran Thiruvengadam

    Raghav is a final year undergraduate student pursuing his Bachelors in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering. His current work involves day-ahead hourly load prediction for New York City. His previous research work on Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring was presented at the Undergraduate Research Technology Conference, MIT, Cambridge. His areas of interest include IoT, and Machine Learning. He intends to pursue his Masters abroad in the fall of 2018.


  • Dinesh Sreekanthan

    Dinesh is a 4th year Undergraduate Student, pursuing Computer Science and Engineering at SRM University, Kattankulathur. His areas of research interests include Data Science, Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing. He presented his work on machine learning at the IEEE Digital Avionics Systems Conference 2017 at St. Petersburg, FL, USA. He intends to pursue his Master’s in Computer Science abroad in Fall 2018.


  • Sai Shankar M

    Sai Shankar is a final year undergraduate student pursuing is bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Rajalakshmi Engineering College. His areas of interest include Renewable energy and Micro-grids. He is currently a part of the Smart Energy group working on designing low cost and optimized micro-grids. He has recently published a paper on micro-grids at the IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference 2018 held at Texas A&M university, Texas. He intends to pursue his Masters abroad in Electrical engineering in the fall of 2019.


  • Aswin Gopikanna

    Aswin Gopikanna is a 3rd-year undergraduate student pursuing his Bachelors in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Rajalakshmi Engineering College. His areas of research include the development of low-cost solutions in the fields of renewable energy and microgrids. His current research work deals with microgrid clusters. His previous research work on rural Indian Microgrid has been published at the IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference (TPEC) 2018, held at Texas A&M University, TX. He intends to pursue his Master’s in the fall of 2019.


  • Sharan Sundar

    Sharan is a 3rd Year Bachelor of Computer Science and Engineering student studying at SSN College of Engineering. He is a part of Machine Learning group at Sollarillion Foundation currently working on Occupancy Prediction. His areas include IoT, Machine Learning and Algorithms. He plans to do his Masters in the fall of 19.


  • Manav Rajiv Moorthy

    Manav is a 3rd Year Undergraduate Student pursuing Computer Science and Engineering at Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai. His areas of research include Deep Learning and Computer Vision. He is a part of IoT & DL research group at Sollarillion Foundation. He plans to do his masters by the fall of 2019.


  • Sundararaman Venkataramani

    Sundararaman is a 3rd Year Undergraduate Student pursuing Computer Science Engineering at Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai. His areas of research include IoT, Machine Learning and Algorithms. He is a part of Machine Learning group at Sollarillion Foundation currently working in movie occupancy prediction. Also he will be interning at Goldman Sachs in summer of 2018.


  • Nitish Moudhgalya

    Nithish is a 3rd Year Undergraduate student, pursuing Computer Science and Engineering at SSN College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai. He is currently a part of an ML team which is working in collaboration with one of the top multiplexes to predict food sale and model user behaviour, at Solarillion Foundation. His areas of interest are Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Neuro-Science, Robotics and Algorithms. He intends to pursue his Masters abroad by the fall of 2019.


  • R Nidhi Bhandari

    Nidhi is a 3rd year undergraduate student pursuing Computer Science Engineering at Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai. Her primary area of interest is Machine Learning. She is currently a part of the Human Activity Recognition(HAR) team.


  • Siddharth Divi

    Siddharth is a 3rd Year Undergraduate student, pursuing Computer Science and Engineering at SSN College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai. He is currently a part of an ML team which is working in collaboration with one of the top multiplexes to predict food sale and model user behaviour, at Solarillion Foundation. His areas of interest are Machine Learning, Data Analytics and Algorithms. He intends to pursue his Masters abroad by the fall of 2019.


  • Abishek Sridhar

    I am a final year undergraduate student currently pursuing my Bachelor's in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Easwari Engineering College, Anna University. I am a part of the smart energy group and my current research work deals with Microgrid Cluster for rural Indian scenario. My areas of interest include Embedded systems,Renewable Energy and Microgrids. I plan to do my masters by the fall of 2019.


  • Shashank Karrthikeyaa A.S.

    Shashank is currently pursuing his 3rd year bachelor’s in SSN College of Engineering. His areas of interest include Signal Processing, IOT and Machine Learning. He is a part of Load Prediction group. He plans to do his masters in the fall of 2019.


  • Aparokshith Rao


  • Adithya Sharma


  • Karthik Nathan


Undergraduate Project Assistants


  • Gokul Hari

    Gokul is a 3rd year undergraduate pursuing his Bachelors degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering at SSN College of Engineering, Kalvakkam. His current research is on Gesture Recognition Glove. His research interests include Embedded systems and IOT . He intends to pursue his Master's in the fall of 20.


  • Prithvi Suresh

    Prithvi is a 2nd year undergraduate student, pursuing Electronics and Communication Engineering at SRM University, Kattankulathur. His areas of research interests include embedded systems/IoT and Machine Learning. He is currently a part of the IoT and Embedded Systems research group. He intends to pursue his Master’s abroad in the fall of 2020.


  • Prasanna Balakrishnan

    Prasanna Balakrishnan in currently in his final year pursuing his Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Engineering at the College of Engineering,Guindy,Anna University. He is currently in ML team, working on movie prediction. His interests are on Machine Learning and also plans to pursue his masters abroad in the same field in the fall of 2018


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