Computer Science

Dr. Phalachandra H L

Associate Professor

Dr. Phalachandra H.L. has over 33 years of experience with 25 of them in the IT industry in India, US, Singapore and Sweden in top product companies like EMC, Hewlett Packard, HCL-Hewlett Packard, Bharat Electronics in global technology and leadership roles. He also had a startup in India. He has a Ph.D. in computer science and is part of the Center for Cloud Computing and Big Data. His areas of interest includes Cloud Computing, Storage, Server, Network Management, Sustainable Data Center technologies & IT Systems Management and Software Engineering. He holds 2 patents and has published over 10 papers in reputed conferences and journals.


  • Ph.D, VTU

Additional Information

  • Date of Joining 08th August 2012
  • Experience 33+ years
  • Software Engineering
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Storage Area Network
  • Network Management
  • Operating Systems
  • Cloud Computing
  • Introduction to Business
  • IT Systems Management
  • Associate Professor teaching different courses
  • Board of Studies member for KLE technological University
  • Faculty Advisor
  • Course content for several courses
  • Part administrative and part technical leadership for CCBD
  • Support Student programs like HP CTY for students of CSE
  • Relationship management with State University of Newyork, Binghamton, University of California Irvine
  • Selection, Administration and Mentoring for Selection, Administration and mentoring of PESU Students for summer Internships with State University of Newyork, Binghamton University
  • Selection, Administration and Mentoring for Selection, Administration and mentoring of PESU Students for summer Internships with State University of University of California, Irvine
  • Relationships and administration of various collaborating Industries like Hewlett Packard, EMC, NetApp etc.
  • BoS member for PESIT and PESU
  • Organized various workshops and seminars at PES University
  • Reviewer for Tier 1 International conference papers
  • Session chair for IEEE International Conference in UK
  • Contributor for IEEE SWEBOK
  • CSE representative for GoI TEQUIP program

Research Interest

  • Sustainable Data Center technologies
  • Cloud Scheduling and Orchestration
  • Storage Related technologies
  • Cloud-Edge

Research Projects (Current)

  • Sustainable Cloud
  • Cloud Scheduling and Orchestration
  • Edge Computing
  • Microservice Enablers
  • Cloud Application Migration


  • ECOSTAR - Energy Conservation in Swift through Tiered Storage Architecture - IEEE CCEM 2020
  • Energy Efficiency for HDFS - IEEE CCEM 2020
  • OpenSim: A Simulator of OpenStack Services - 2014 8th Asia Modelling Symposium (pp. 90-96). IEEE
  • Workload characterization and green scheduling on heterogeneous clusters - 2016 22nd Annual International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication (ADCOM)
  • Simple cloud federation - 2014 8th Asia Modelling Symposium
  • Keystone federated security - 8th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST-2013)
  • Efficient support of big data storage systems on the cloud - Proc. Int. Workshop Cloud Comput. Appl, 2013
  • DCSim: Cooling Energy Aware VM Allocation Framework for a Cloud Data Center - 2019 International Conference on Advances in Computing and Communication Engineering (ICACCE)
  • Energy efficient data center management under availability constraints - 2015 Annual IEEE Systems Conference (SysCon) Proceedings


  • Optimizing Energy Efficiencies in Cloud Data Center Resources with Availability Constraints - International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology (IJEAT) 9 (3), 10
  • Contrasting Availability-Aware Energy-Optimized VM Scheduling Algorithms - International Journal of Scientific and Technology Research 1 (1), 10
  • SEA: SSD Staged Energy Efficient Object Storage System Architecture - 2020 International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering