Sharath Kumar Jagannathan, B.E., M.S.S.E., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Data Science Institute
Operation Lead, Microsoft Academic Initiative Team

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He obtained his undergraduate degree in computer science (2000) from Madras University, India. He then pursued his Master’s degree in software systems engineering from University of Melbourne Australia in 2005. Sharath worked for four years as a Network consultant in Intelligent IP Perth Australia and later worked as an Associate Professor from 2011 to 2021 (10 years) at VIT University India and during this tenure he received his doctoral degree in the area of social network privacy preservation in 2020. Sharath has over 15 journal publications, one International Conference and one Indian patent till date. His research Interests include machine learning, Deep Learning and anonymization techniques.

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