Invited/Keynote Presentations





  • OO Foundations For Service Oriented Computing, Aayaam-07, The Next Generation Web, 16th to 18th March 2007, IIT Mumbai, India.

  • Coupling and Cohesion in Linux Kernel , RVR & JC College of Engineering and Technology, Chodawaram, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India. February 22ndfs 2007.

  • Mobile Data Grids for Rural Telemedicine, 3rd International Conference on Mobile, Ubiquitous, and Pervasive Computing, School Of Computing Sciences, Vellore Institute Of Technology, Vellore, Tamilnadu. December 16-17, 2006.

  • Two layered Peer to Peer Architecture for distributed Systems, Department of Computer Science and Engineering , SSN college of Engineering, Chennai. October 2006.

  • Mobile Cluster Computing, IEEE National Conference on Mobile Computing (M-COMP 2006), 22-23 September 2006. Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

  • TinyMaCLaS: Middleware for Wireless Sensor Networks, Workshop on Wireless Sensors, July 20 - 21, 2006, Vellammal Engineering College, Chennai, Tamilnadu

  • Technology Trends in Building Distributed Systems, National Conference on Current Trends in Computer Technology , Feb 10th 2006 at SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai.

  • Grid Computing,National Conference on Grid Computing , Dec 25th 2005 at Venkateshwara College of Engineering, Chennai.

  • Data Mining, 2-day Workshop on Data Mining, Data Warehousing & Business-Intelligence, Dec 16-17, 2005, at Vellore Institute of Technology

  • Peer-to-Peer Grid Computing with Vishwa: Enabling Teraflop Computing, IEEE INDICON 2005, Dec 12th 2005 at IIT Madras.

  • TinyMaCLaS : Middleware for Wireless Sensor Networks, International Workshop on RFID and Wireless Sensors, November 11 - 13, 2005, IITKanpur, India.


  • Grid Computing at IIT Madras, National Conference on Trends in Information Technology (NCTIT), Bishop Heber College, Tiruchirapalli, 29th April 2005.

  • Education Grids for E-learning: An Application for Large Scale Distributed systems, workshop on Distributed and Mobile Computing, MIT, Anna University, Chennai, 15th March 2005.

  • Mobile Grids, National Conference on Networks and Distributed Systems(Networks 2005), Osmania University , Hyderabad, 25th Feb 2005.

  • Grid Computing, CSI Students Convention 2005, Kakinada, 19th Feb 2005.

  • Asia-Pacific Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Technologies, Vellore, India, Dec. 13-15, 2004.

  • Future Trends in DataMining, AICTE Workshop on Datawarehouses and Datamining, Bangalore, 29th Nov 2004.

  • Data Mining: A Powerful Technique That Observes Data Patterns and Helps in Designing a Data Warehouse at Anand Institute of Higher Technology, Chennai, 20th June 2003.

  • Design Patterns, Workshop on UML and eXtreme Programming, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Anna University, Chennai, 24th to 26th October 2002.

  • Keynote Talk on Sofware Design, Software Architecture Conference, Bangalore, June, 2002.

  • Long Duration / Unending Transactions, Third workshop on Indian Researchers in Databases, 4th-5th January 2002, Bangalore.

  • Mobile Computing, CSI National Conference on Mobile Computing, December 2001.

  • Design Pattern Engineering, 3rd Annual International Software Testing Conference, Bangalore, November 2001.

  • Stress Testing of Software Components, Plenary talk, 3rd Annual International Software Testing Conference, Bangalore, November 2001.

  • Models for Industry-Academic collarboration in Software Enginnering, NAIST, Japan.

  • Client-Server architecture, Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR), 2001.

  • Research Methods: Case Studies in Computer Science and Engineering at Anna University, Chennai, 26th May 2001.

  • E-Commerce & Databases on 23nd Dec, 1999 at e-commerce Workshop conducted by TCS and Department of Computer Science & Engineering, IIT Madras, 23rd Dec 1999.

  • Distributed Simulation at Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras, 29th Oct 1999.

  • Pattern Oriented Technique, NCOOT 1999, IIT Madras, Oct 1999.

  • E-Business, Sponsored by Soffia Software Ltd. and IBM, August 1999.

  • EJB Vs MTS: A Scalability Comparison at Two Day Workshop on Distributed Object Systems conducted by Distributed and Object Systems Lab, IIT Madras, 1st May 1999.

  • Common Object Request Broker Architecture at Two Day Workshop on Distributed Object Systems conducted by Distributed and Object Systems Lab, IIT Madras, 30th April 1999.

  • Beyond Object Orientation: Making Objects Introspective, N Rama Rao Distinguished Lectures Series at IIT Kanpur, sep 15th 1999.

  • Object Oriented Databases, Vellore Engineering College, Vellore, Tamilnadu, March 1998.

  • Tutorial on Object Oriented System Design & Methodology, International Conference on Software Engineering CONSEG'97, Chennai, India, January, 1997

  • International Conference on High Performance Computing, Pondicherry, December 1996.

  • Database Technology in Training Programme for Top Management of SBI, SBI Institute of Information and Communication, Hyderabad, April, 1996.

  • Object Oriented Databases delivered at 2-Day Workshop on Multi-Media Systems held at IIT, Madras, August 23-24, 1995.

  • Object Oriented Databases delivered at 3-Day National Workshop on Object Oriented Software Development at Madras held by Man-Machine Systems, June 1995

  • Object Oriented Databases delivered at ISTE Workshop on Information Technology, Madras, June, 1994.

  • Object Oriented Software Development, IEEE National Seminar on Software Engineering, Trivandrum, December, 1993.

  • Role of Knowledge based systems in Manufacturing systems technology appreciation programme, IIT, Madras, July 1991.
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