Associate Professor


Office: Room C 334
Phone: +91 80 2293 2433
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Current Research areas

Signal Processing
Machine Learning
Deep Learning
Auditory Neuroscience
Speaker and Language Recognition
Speech Enhancement and Recognition

Educational History


  • Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, USA 2012
  • ME IISc, Bangalore – 2006
  • BE College of Engineering, Trivandrum -2004

Courses offered in the last five years


  • E9 261: Speech Information Processing
  • E9 205: Machine Learning for Signal Processing.

Awards / Honours / Affiliations


  • 2022 Verisk AI Faculty Research Award
  • Nominated as the Chief Editor of the SigPort of IEEE Signal Processing Society Education board.
  • Member of International Speech Communication Association (ISCA).
  • Member of IEEE Signal Processing Society.
  • Master Inventor IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, NY, USA. 2015.
  • High quality tutorial presentation, Interspeech-2014, Singapore.
  • Graduate assistant fellowship 2009-2011, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University.
  • Prof. ISN Murthy medal for the best outgoing M.E. student in signal processing, Electrical and Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, 2006.