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Shreedhar Rangappa PhD, MSc, Eng

Research Associate


Phone: 01509225403

Expertise: Intelligent Automation, Mechatronics Systems


Shreedhar joined Centre for SMART in August 2018 as a Research Associate. He is currently working on: self-optimised clean in place. Before that, he was a research student at Intelligent Automation, Loughborough, UK, where he finished a PhD related to Automated Visual Inspection using Plentopic cameras and will be graduating in December 2018. Shreedhar was awarded his MSc in Mechatronics Systems by Kingston University in 2012 where he carried out a research project on roughness evaluation using focus variation microscopy at the National Physical Laboratory, London, which deals with surface metrology using Alicona instruments and he achieved his BSc in Electrical and Electronics at Visvesvaraya Technological University, Karnataka, India in 2010, following which he joined Tata Consultancy Services as an Assistant Systems Engineer at Chennai, India.


Broad Interests & Expertise

  • Image processing
  • computer vision
  • Metrology
  • Robotics
  • Multi-sensor integration
  • Deep learning

Research Interests & Activities

External Activities

  • Enjoys watching and playing cricket
  • Undertakes many small projects for fun (DIY)