Tadinada Venkata Prabhakar

Ph.D.(IIT Kanpur)

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering





  • PhD, IIT Kanpur, 1986



  • iitKLAS: IIT Kanpur Library Automation system – ran for twenty year in the IITK Library
  • Indian Heritage Content: Pioneering Web sites which captured Indian Philosophical literature: gitasupersite and others
  • Agropedia KMS: Agriculture Knowledge management systems on the cloud – as a Service
  • vKVK: Virtual Krishi Vigyan Kendra – advisory/alert delivery to the farmers over phones
  • agrotagger: automatic tagging(keyword assignment) for agriculture documents
  • ArchAware: Architecture aware drawing tool
  • Talim: a platform for courses online (read MOOCs) Taught the First and Second online courses from India in 2012 and 2013

  • Agriculture Leadership Award from Agriculture Today
  • IBM Faculty Award – three times
  • Eclipse Innovation Grant
  • Keynote speaker at WICSA
  • Member IFIP working group on Software Architecture


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