Educational Qualifications

PhD (2008) in Electrical Engineering 2008, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Specialization: Signal Processing.
PhD Dissertation: Geometric Techniques for Brain Image Registration and Analysis (PDF)
(Advisor: Dr. Richard Leahy).

MA in MATHEMATICS (core) 2006, University of Southern California, Specialization: Geometry and Topology.
Masters Thesis: Harmonic Maps Between Riemannian Manifolds (PDF)
(Advisor: Dr. Francis Bonahon)

MTech in Electrical Engineering, 2000, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Specialization Signal Processing.
Masters Thesis 2D and 3D image segmentation using level sets.
(Advisor: Dr. Govind Sharma)

BE in Electronics, Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli,  Shivaji University 1997.

* Academic achievement award (2008) for GPA 4.0 in Electrical Engineering and GPA 4.0 in Mathematics.

Important Graduate Coursework

Random Processes, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, Computational Methods in Biomedical Imaging, Communication Theory, Spectral techniques, Topics in Image Processing, Real Analysis, Algebra I (Group and Field Theory), Algebra II (Ring Theory), Topology, Differential Geometry, Algebraic Topology, Stochastic Differential Equations, Mathematical Statistics, Topics Numerical Analysis, Optimization Theory, etc.