S.R.M.Prasanna is currently Professor in the Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering(EEE) and Dean (Research and Development) at IIT Dharwad.
He was Associate Professor from 2007-2012 and Assistant Professor from 2004-2007 in the Dept of EEE at IIT Guwahati. He obtained his PhD in CSE from IIT Madras in 2004, MTech in Industrial Electronics from NITK Surathkal in 1997 and BE in Electronics from SSIT Tumkur in 1994.
He has supervised 10 PhD Theses on different issues related to speech processing. Currently 18 research scholars are working on different research issues related to speech and handwriting processing. He has over 66 journal and 135 conference publications.
He has executed about 12 sponsored projects worth about 5 cr and currently 6 sponsored projects worth 3 cr are ongoing. He has cofounded Speechwarenet and DFM InfoAnalytics companies working on the development of speech and multimedia products.