Biography

Prasanna

Computing systems are evolving into a new species that can perceive, predict, reason, and decide. Such systems are transforming every industry built with human ingenuityfrom enterprise to consumer; automotive to security; and from biotech to finance.

Prasanna is an engineer, architect, and a leaderthe kind that brings out the best in people and technology to create opportunities of a lifetime.

Prasanna is the CEO of Dishcare, which is building an autonomous dishwasher for every home.

Previously, Prasanna was the CEO of Exnodes, which accelerates onboard bare wafer inspection for real-time tool & process monitoring. Prasanna was also the Head of Product Infrastructure & Engineering at Osmo (leader in making learning fun), Head of Content Infrastructure & Monitoring at Orbital Insight (leader in geospatial analytics), VP Engineering at Arecont Vision (leader in security video) and has held senior engineering positions at Ricoh Innovations (leader in enterprise imaging), KLA (leader in process control), and D. E. Shaw & Co (leader in computational finance).

Prasanna has served as the Editor of Computational Imaging of OSA Applied Optics journal, Member of Program Committee of COSI, and as a Panel Member of U.S. National Science Foundation. Prasanna was a Postdoc in EE at Caltech, and holds a PhD in ECE from the University of Colorado; and a BE in ECE from GCT Coimbatore. Prasanna studied Business Strategies and Entrepreneurship at Stanford University.

Prasanna's 29 patents and 45 publications have earned 2022 citations. Prasanna has been recognized by the University of Colorado Outstanding PhD Award, U.S. EB-1 Extraordinary Ability Classification, OSA Outstanding Paper Award, SPIE Science and Engineering Award, CPIA Awards, and GCT Coimbatore Gold Medal.