People

Director


Full-time Research Assistants


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


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′.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


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.


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