Dr.Gowrishankar S. is currently working as a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Dr.Ambedkar Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, India.
He earned his M.B.A. in Marketing Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi, India in 2020, Ph.D. in Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India in 2010, M.Tech. in Software Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, India in 2005 and B.E. in Computer Science and Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, India, in 2003.
From 2011 to 2014 he worked as Senior Research Scientist and Tech Lead at Honeywell Technology Solutions, Bengaluru, India. He has been awarded the Technical and Innovation Award and Individual Excellence Award for his contribution towards the successful delivery of projects at Honeywell Technology Solutions.
He has published several papers in various reputed International Journals and Conferences. He is serving as editor and reviewer for various prestigious International Journals. He is also a member of IEEE, ACM, CSI, and ISTE. He has delivered many keynote addresses and invited talks throughout India on a variety of subjects related to Computer Science and Engineering. He was instrumental in organizing several conferences, webinars, workshops, and seminars. He has also served on the panel of a number of Academic Bodies of Universities and Autonomous Colleges as a BOS and BOE member.
He has co-authored a book on “Introduction to Python Programming”, published by CRC Press/Taylor and Francis, Boca Raton, USA. This book is used as either textbook or reference book in many of the top universities across the world. He holds seven granted patents and has filed for two patents. He has completed a funded project from Vision Group on Science and Technology (VGST), Government of Karnataka, India. He regularly carries out consultancy services for other organizations.
His current research interests are mainly focused on Data Science, including its technical aspects as well as its applications and implications. Specifically, he is interested in the applications of Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and Big Data Analytics in Healthcare.