I currently hold a post-doc position at the
INRS-EMT, University of Quebec, Montreal, Canada.                                          Curriculum Vitae:

Research Interests

Biometrics, Pattern Recognition, Image Processing, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Human Computer Interaction, Signal Processing, Information Fusion


  • Ph. D. (Doctor of Philosophy) - Electronic and Computer Engineering, (March 2012), University of Cagliari, Italy.
  • M. Sc. (Master of Science) - Electronic Science, (April 2005), University of Pune, India.

  • B. Sc. (Bachelor of Science) - Electronic Science, (April 2003), University of Pune, India. 

Professional Experience

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Cagliari (Italy), April 2012 - March 2013. (Prof. Fabio Roli)
  • Graduate Research Assistant, University of Cagliari (Italy), February 2009 - March 2012. (Prof. Fabio Roli)
  • Visiting Research Scholar, University of Cagliari (Italy), January 2008 - January 2009. (Prof. Fabio Roli)

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient of 2014 Premium Award for Best Paper in IET Biometrics Journal.

  • Member of the Group of Italian Researchers in Pattern Recognition (IAPR-GIRPR).
  • Senior member of the International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT).
  • Recipient of Post-Doctoral Funding from Italian Ministry of University and Research (MIUR), University of Udine, Udine (Italy), 2013-Present.
  • Recipient of Post-Doctoral Funding from Turkish Scientific and Technical Research Council (TUBITAK), Bahcesehir University, Istanbul (Turkey),  2013.
  • Recipient of Post-Doctoral Funding, University of Cagliari (Italy), 2012-2013.
  • Received Research Fellowship twice from Italian Ministry of University and Research (MIUR) for visiting University of Cagliari (Italy), 2008 - 2009.
  • Received Doctoral Fellowship, University of Cagliari (Italy), 2009 - 2011.
  • Recipient of Best Industry Oriented Research Work Award in 12th National Seminar on Physics and Technology of Sensors (NSPTS), Mumbai, India, March 2007


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