Lakshminarasimhan Krishnan








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Areas of Interest:

  • VLSI and Digital Systems Design 
  • Reconfiurable Computing
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Embedded Systems


Anna University (College of Engineering, Guindy), India

Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering

Batchelor of Engineering Degree (expected May 2008)         CGPA: 9.405/10 (India)


Prince Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chennai, India

Higher Secondary Course Certificate                           Percentage: 95.57%Matriculation Examination (10th standard)                   Percentage: 90%

You can find selected undergraduate courses I have completed in the downloadable formats of my resume.

Test Scores:

GRE General Test

Quantitative: 800/800       Verbal: 640/800      Analytical Writing: 5.0/6.0

TOEFL iBT 109/120

Reading: 29/30     Listening: 28/30       Speaking: 22/30     Writing: 30/30

 Work Experience:

05/07 to 07/07            Indian Institute of Technology, IITM

                            Summer Fellowship Programme 2007

Guide: Dr. Nitin Chandrachoodan

Ø      Designed and implemented a lock-in amplifier on a XILINX Spartan3 FPGA

Ø      Implemented a stable sinusoidal wave generator and digital signal processing filters in VHDL

Ø      Implemented RS232 protocol in VHDL to transfer control signals using Matlab

Ø      Implemented the signal conditioning circuits lying in front of A/D converter and after D/A converter

06/06                       Bharti Tele-Ventures Limited, Chennai, India

                                 Industrial Trainee (Implant Training)

Ø      Learned the functioning of the switching subsystem for landline telephones

12/05                       Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited,Chennai, India

                                  Industrial Trainee (Implant Training)

Ø      Learned the evolution of communication systems and functioning of communication system needed for mobile and landline communication.


Test and measurement: Signal generators, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers

Hardware description languages: VHDL, Verilog

Field programmable gate arrays: Xilinx Spartan3, Spartan3E, Virtex2

Assembly languages: 8085, 8051, TI TMS320C50 DSP

High-Level Languages: C

Algorithm development environments: LabVIEW, MATLAB

Design automation tools: Libero IDE, XILINX ISE, SIMULINK

Simulation Software: Cadence Spectre, Modelsim, PSpice

Hardware Platforms: XtremeDSP


Pre-Conference Tutorials participated:

·         Pre-conference tutorial of International Conference on Signal processing, Communication and Networking(ICSCN2007) on Text to speech synthesis in Indian Languages

·         Pre-conference tutorial of International Conference on Signal processing, Communication and Networking(ICSCN2007) on Protecting Information: From classical error correction to Quantum Cryptography


  • Ranked 1st in a class of 71 students and 2nd in my batch of 145 students during my undergraduate study.
  • Secured state rank 48 out of 150,000students (top 0.0003%) in Tamil Nadu Professional Courses Entrance Examination (2004).
  • Awarded the Golden Jubilee Merit Award for excellence in Higher Secondary Education by the Staff Union of State Bank of India. (2004)
  • Won proficiencies for academic excellence for classes from 6th to 12th standards at school level.

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