Born in the family of Scholars and Music lovers, highly qualified Dr. Narendranath Udupa heads the Lighting Research team in Philips Bangalore. His current research interests are energy efficient lighting solutions, and demand responsive lighting. Earlier to this Dr. Udupa was leading Advanced Development Team in Philips Consumer Lifestyle, Philips Innovation Campus, Bangalore.
During 2001-05, Dr. Udupa was heading the Design Optimization oriented Performance Analysis cluster in Philips Research, Bangalore. His research activities included performance evaluation of SoC designs and mapping media applications on upcoming multi-core architectures.
He has been honored with Golden Leaf Award from Philips, for his exemplary contribution to the Intellectual Property Development program. He has also been awarded as a Star Performer for his contributions to Industry Institute Interaction. In 2014 Dr. Udupa was honored by Philips Research as cialis prix the Distinguished Researcher recognizing his excellent research contributions. He has been issued 3 patents.
He has filed 18 patent applications. To-date Dr. Udupa has published 8 papers in refereed international journals and presented his research work in more than eighty national and international conferences. He is also a senior member of IEEE. Dr. A Narendranath Udupa graduated from Malnad College of Engineering Hassan in the year 1986. He obtained his Masters from Dept of EE, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in the year 1991. He was awarded the PhD from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, for his work “On Development of Intelligent Tools for Applications in Energy Control Center” in the year 1998. He was a faculty member in the Dept of EE, MCE Hassan from 1986 to 2001. Udupa has 15+ years of teaching experience in academics and 13+ years of experience in Industrial Research.