Sudeendra kumar K received B.E. from VTU and holds Masters and Doctoral Degrees from NIT Rourkela. He started his career with Wipro Biomed, Bangalore worked with Beckman Limited Equipment. His professional career includes a stint as Application Engineer for Freescale Semiconductors and Product Test Engineer for Qualcomm. He has got significant experience in Special Manpower Development Project -II (SMDP-II) and C2SD (SMDP-Chip to Systems Development) project under the aegis of Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, Govt. of India. He was responsible establishing VLSI labs, Training on EDA tools, chip design and tape out. He has got more than 30 publications in reputed journals and Conferences and also a reviewer for the Elsevier VLSI Integration Journal, IEEE Consumer Electronics Magazine and IEEE Transactions of Emerging Computing Systems. Currently, He is Joint Domain Head of VLSI and Embedded Systems in the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, PES University.