Dr. Saiprasad Ravishankar received the B.Tech. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, in 2008. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering, in 2010 and 2014 respectively, from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. After his Ph.D., Dr. Ravishankar was an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Coordinated Science Laboratory at the University of Illinois. From August 2015, he was a Research Fellow in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He was a Postdoc Research Associate in the Theoretical Division at Los Alamos National Laboratory from August 2018 to February 2019. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering at Michigan State University (MSU).
Dr. Ravishankar's research interests include signal and image processing, computational and biomedical imaging, data-driven systems, machine learning, signal modeling, inverse problems, compressed sensing, dictionary learning, data science, image analysis, and large-scale data processing and optimization.