Venkata M. Viswanath Gunturi
Assistant Professor
Dept of Computer Science and Engineering
IIT Ropar
Email: last name at iitrpr-dot-ac-dot-in

  • PhD Computer Science, University of Minnesota (2015)
  • MTech Computer Science, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (2010)
  • BTech Computer Science, Vellore Institute of Technology Vellore (2008)

My research interests are in Spatial and Spatio-temporal databases, Sptial data mining, Graph algorithms, Geographic Information Sciences, Transportation.

Here is a list of my Publications.

Academic achievements and recognitions
  • Microsoft Azure credits grant from Microsoft under theirss AI for health scheme
  • Early career research award from the Science and Engineering Research Board, (equivalent of NSF in India), Govt of India.
  • Teaching excellence award from the graduating batch of 2017 at IIIT-Delhi, New Delhi, India.
  • Teaching excellence award from the graduating batch of 2016 at IIIT-Delhi, New Delhi, India.
  • Teaching commendation letter in Spring 2016 from academic senate of IIIT-Delhi, New Delhi, India
  • Second best paper award for Vision paper track at the ACM SIGSPATIAL 2015. This award was sponsored by the Computing Research Association's Computing Community Consortium (CCC).
  • Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship (2013-2014) awarded by the graduate school at University of Minnesota given to “outstanding doctoral students with interdisciplinary dissertation.”