M.Tech, BE

Mr. Siddharth R. is currently serving as a Faculty Associate in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Chennai Campus.

Mr. Siddharth received his BE degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Karpagam University in 2012 and MTech degree in Information Technology from Madras Institute of Technology in 2014. He has currently submitted his doctoral thesis (full-time PhD) in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the National Institute of Technology Puducherry and is awaiting his thesis defense.

Mr. Siddharth has two years of teaching experience and 5 years of extensive research experience in Data Analytics. His research focusses primarily on High-dimensional Data Analytics, Feature Extraction and Compressive Privacy. He has published more than six peer-reviewed articles in journals, international and national conferences, and book chapters. He was also a reviewer for the IEEE Access journal. He created a software package in R language for random projection-based feature extraction and classification and uploaded it to the CRAN repository. Researchers at the University of Washington and IIT Kanpur used his package in their work.