Dr. R. Prasanna Kumar serves as Assistant Professor – Selection Grade, in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Chennai. He holds a doctoral degree from Anna University, Chennai. He has 19 years of teaching experience. His areas of interest include Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Theory of Computation, Compiler Design and Python Programming, Time Series Analysis, and Data Visualization. He has guided 8 ME projects and is the Doctoral Committee Member for 2 Ph.D. Research Scholars at Anna University, Chennai. He has also been the thesis reviewer for a Ph.D. Scholar. Dr. R. Prasanna Kumar has prepared video lectures for NIT Manipur for the following subjects: B. Tech. students – a. Operating Systems b. Computer Architecture; M. Tech. students – Big Data & Data Mining. He is certified by Wipro Mission 10x in Teaching and Learning skills. Notably, he has received CISCO certification in Cyber Security and in CCNA. Also, he is a certified trainer for ORACLE’s Database Programming with PL/SQL. He has delivered guest lectures in AICTE-sponsored faculty development programs and been a resource person in workshops for faculty as well as students. He has also conducted national and international conferences in association with IEEE and CSI. He has chaired sessions and been a committee member at national and international conferences. As a college student, he was awarded a certificate of merit from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India, for his oratorical skills.