Dr. Venkatarangan M J

Associate Professor

Electrical & Electronics

Qualification Institution Year
PhD CUHK 2015
M.Tech University of Mysore 1994
B.E University of Mysore 1991

Designation Institution From To
Associate Professor PES University 2015 2019
Solutions Architect HCL Technologies 2011 2012
Software Architect Philips Innovation Campus 2000 2003
Associate Consultant Siemens Information Systems Ltd 1997 1999
Software Engineer Tektronix Ltd 1995 1997
Guest faculty Malnad college of Engineering, Hassan 1991 1992
Senior Software Architect Philips, H K 2004 2011
  • Teaching
  • Project proposals and look for collaborations and funding
  • Mentor students for new project proposals and execution
  • Support EEE department for project reviews, different processes or admin work on adhoc basis
  • Conduct workshops

Expertise / list of subjects handled
  • Microcontroller and Applications
  • Practical ‘C’ programming
  • Embedded ‘C’ programming
Research Interest
  • Embedded Systems, Robotics and Automation, Simulations, Modelling and Optimization, Software Design and Coding, Sensor networks

Research projects (current)
  • E-Yantra Lab setup is in progress to disseminate knowledge on embedded systems and robotics, work on robotic applications, develop robotic platforms and on a long term to identify and work robotic research problems
  • Remote Sensing framework: A proposal to prototype a framework with a system architecture that can demonstrate the measurement, collection, aggregation and collection.
  • KCTU Project proposed on Modelling, simulation and optimisation of traffic signal controls on roads.

  • Venkatarangan, M. J., & Yeung, Y. (2014, March). Modelling and simulation of Railway traffic as a hybrid system. In Systems Conference (SysCon), 2014 8th Annual IEEE (pp. 481-488). IEEE. 10.1109/SysCon.2014.6819300
  • Venkatarangan, M. J., & Yeung, Y. (2014, Sept). Modelling and Simulation of two way Railway traffic using extensions to Petri Nets. In Asia Modelling Symposium Conference (AMS2014), IEEE (pp. 97-103). IEEE. DOI 10.1109/AMS.2014.29

  • Journal Paper:Venkatarangan, M. J., So, A. M. C & Yam, Y. (Accepted: May 2015). Modelling, simulation and optimisation of train traffic with passenger movement, In International Journal of Simulation, Systems, Science and Technology. Vol 16(4) IEEE.
  • Peer reviewed conference papers for IEEE SysCon 2015 and IEEE SysCon 2016.