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Sriram Nagaraja Rao

Graduate Student

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Joined department: Fall 2021


Bachelor of Engineering, RV College of Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering (2019) (honorary)
Master of Science, Purdue University, Computer Science (2023) (honorary)

Junior software engineer pursuing a master’s in computer science with 2+ years experience at top networking, security, and cloud companies. Conceptualized and implemented 3 major first-of-their-kind applications at Cisco and Aviatrix that won international hackathons and received funding for further development. Seeking to leverage proven cloud, network, and ML engineering skills to become a valuable senior software engineer.

Selected Publications

Bangalore Vision: Road Quality analysis using Android and Stereo Camera

  • Technical paper "Road quality analysis and mapping for faster and safer travel" published in IEEE ICECDS conference, 2017.
  • One of the 210 teams selected worldwide by the OpenCV AI competition in 2021 to implement this solution using the Luxonis Stereo Camera.
  • Developed a road pothole detection system using MaskRCNN pretrained model. Created a React Native mobile application to expose the pothole data to the general public and government authorities.

Brain-Computer Interface controlled Wheelchair

  • Research paper "Using virtual reality to boost the e???ectiveness of brain-computer interface applications" published in the IEEE CSITSS conference, 2019.
  • Developed a Brain-Computer interface controlled Wheelchair using Emotiv Insight, Unity, and Arduino.

Smart Router Initiative: Developed a hardware failure prediction system using LSTM networks and Cisco router telemetry data. The research and development culminated in a research paper - "Time Series Forecasting methods suitable for prediction of CPU usage" published in IEEE Conference of CSITSS, 2019.

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