S. Shriram currently serves as Assistant Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Chennai Campus.

He obtained his M.Tech in Construction Engineering and Management from Anna University, Guindy. Subsequently he registered for his PhD at IIT Madras under the guidance of Prof K. Ramamurthy in Building Technology and Construction Management Division. His doctoral research work was on the topic of Development of CO2 Based demand controlled ventilation strategy for workspaces with ductless split air-conditioner and the assessment of physiological effect of CO2 on humans.  He has completed his doctoral thesis work and is awaiting the award of degree.

Mr Shriram has published two journal articles and a conference paper. His research area is assessment of ventilation requirement in air-conditioner buildings and its effect on human cognitive ability. He was a University rank holder both at Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes. The journal of Building and Environment has nominated him for the Best Paper Award and Young Researcher Award for the Year 2019.