Gaurav Kumar is currently working as Assistant Professor in Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, Dayananda Sagar University, Bengaluru. Currently he is pursuing PhD from Dayananda Sagar University, Bengaluru. His research title is “Routing Optimization in Software Defined Networks using Deep Learning Models”. He has completed M.Tech degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology Bengaluru. He obtained his B.E. degree in Information Science Engineering from Jnana Vikas Institute of Technology, Bidadi, Ramnagar. He has 9 years of teaching experience. He has worked as Assistant Professor in K L (Deemed to be) University, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh from August 2016 to October 2018. He has worked as Assistant Professor in Vivekananda Institute of Technology, Bengaluru from February 2010 to November 2015. He has worked as Lecturer at HMS Institute of Technology, Tumkur from August 2009 to February 2010. He has published 2 journal paper in International Journal of Engineering and Technology (UAE). He has qualified GATE in 2007. He has completed 3 NPTEL certification in Programming Data Structure using Python, Discrete Mathematics and Introduction to Operating System. His research interest area included Machine Learning, Computer Networks and Web Technology.