Dr. Prashant P. Patavardhan
Dr. Prashant P. Patavardhan, is a Professor at the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, School of Engineering, Dayananda Sagar University, Innovation Campus, Bengaluru. He completed B. E. in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Karnataka University, Dharwad in 1995, M. Tech. in Digital Electronics and Communication Systems from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi in 2001 and Ph. D. from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi in 2011. He was topper at M.Tech. to the Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi. Dr. Prashant was a Co-Principal Investigator for the research on Neural Networks and Fuzzy Logic for Pattern Recognition funded by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi under Research Promotion Scheme(RPS) in 2007. He was Principal Coordinator for AICTE funded Two Week Faculty Development Programme(FDP) 2017 on Emerging Trends of Geoinformatics in Agriculture and Two day Seminar(SG) 2017 on Data Analytics in Education Management System. He has 20 years of academic and administrative experience. He was responsible for guiding, preparing, and maintaining documents required for National Board of Accreditation, National Assessment and Accreditation Council, and Visvesvaraya Technological University's Permanent Affiliation for Autonomy Inspection during his tenure as Head of the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, at KLS Gogte Institute of Technology, Belagavi and along with his responsible and hardworking colleagues. Dr. Prashant involved in preparing Scheme and Syllabus for Autonomous status of KLS Gogte Institute of Technology, Belagavi. He was Chairman and Member of Board of Studies and Board of Examiners of Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, KLS Gogte Institute of Technology, Belagavi. He has served as Member of Board of Studies of Electronics and Communication Engineering at SDM College of Engineering and Technology, Dharwad during 2018-19. He has delivered Lectures at Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi's E-Learning live transmission programme as Subject Matter Expert for Digital Signal Processing and Field Theory. Dr. Prashant was member of Board of Examiners of Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi and Coordinated Practical Lab allotment, was member of Local Inspection Committee of Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi, and worked as member of Ph. D. Registration Committee, Special invitee for BOS -UG/PG.
He has delivered more 18 Technical Talks in the field of MATLAB, Signal/Image Processing, Texture Analysis, and Computer Networks for Faculty and other Government Officials. He has organized and conducted more than 12 faculty enhancement programme and technical workshops for faculty and students.
He has published his research findings and his research scholars research articles in 4 Book Chapters, more than 18 International Journal (IET/Scopus/peer reviewed...), and 20 International and 4 National Conferences.
Six Research scholars have registered for Ph.D. under Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi and 1 completed with Doctoral Degree. Dr. Prashant's research interests include Biometrics, Signal/Image/Video Processing/Analysis, Artificial Neural Networks and Fuzzy Logic. He is Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education.