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  • Asked to "lead" a research centre LNM-CST I have been asked to lead newly created LNM Centre of Smart Technology. My role would be to form a team of faculties, students and industrial experts who will develop ...
    Posted Aug 29, 2017, 11:18 PM by Kumar Padmanabh
  • My first patent after joining academic My first patent ever since I joined academics was filled on last Monday. This is in addition to 21 patents that I already have to my credit during my industrial ...
    Posted Aug 29, 2017, 11:10 PM by Kumar Padmanabh
  • My 9 patents has been granted in USA in year 2014-2015 My 9 patents in USA patent office (USPTO) has been granted in year 2014-2015. It can be seen in this link. Indian patent office is slow. I am waiting ...
    Posted May 9, 2015, 8:39 AM by Kumar Padmanabh
  • Three patents has been granted in USA in last couple of months! In recent months my three patents has been granted in USA. Lifecycle of an invention to get legal approval is almost five years. In India it is even tougher. Granted ...
    Posted Mar 4, 2014, 9:08 PM by Kumar Padmanabh
  • Program Chair for IEEE CSSC 2014 I will be working as a chair of technical program committee of International Workshop on Cyber-Physical Systems and Social Computing (IEEE CSSC 2014) http://icacci-conference.org/website/CSSC2014
    Posted Jan 4, 2014, 10:39 PM by Kumar Padmanabh
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I am working in LNMIIT as an Associate Professor in the department of ECE and CSE (I have a joint appointment). I am spearheading newly created LNM Centre for Smart Technologies. I am also interested in Entrepreneurship and pursuing a startup. 

I have a degree of PhD from IIT Kharagpur in Sensor Network and executive management from IIM Bangalore. Earlier I worked in Corporate Research department of Bosch,  Corporate Research Labs of General Motors and Infosys Lab (SETLABS). Before, PhD, I have a brief experience of working in BARC also.

Through out my career I have been working on various technologies of Internet of Things (IoT). My PhD was on Sensor Network which is an essential building block of IoT. I have expertise on Protocols of IoT, Middleware for IoT, Designing, Development of IoT hardware and large scale industrial deployment of IoT. For last 4 years, I have been applying principle of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence on IoT data. All of my recent publications is based on AI in IoT. 

Following are my top-5 achievements:

  1. Adjudged by MIT Technology Review as top 6 researchers of India of year 2010.  
  2. Designed and deployed one of the largest IoT System/Sensor Network (instrumented hundreds of data centres) with help of 5 more engineers. Designed hardware, developed protocols, middleware and application software.
  3. Received highest possible honour of Infosys (for best performance) among 1.5 lacs engineers. 
  4. I have 21+2=23 Patents to my credit most of them are already granted (granted 9 in USA). I have 38 research papers: 9 journals (7 SCI), 2 others Journals and 29 Int Conf Citation= 178 
  5. Invited for expert lecture by many research labs / universities: Indian Institute of Science, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, IITs and other universities. 

I have also been a finalist of Indian Mathematics Olympiad during my school days and my name is listed in Marquis World's Who is Who. I am a senior member of IEEE.

I am actively and intensely pursuing my hobby of creative writing. So far I have written more than three hundred non-technical blog articles. I also managed to publish two book (fiction).  One of my book in maithili can be purchased from flipkart, ebay and simplybooks website. Interestingly I am assuming "Aadi Yaayavar आदि यायावर" as my "pen name" for my writing in maithili.