Kruthika Rathinavel

Graduate Research Assistant




Kruthika Rathinavel is a Masters student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech since Fall 2013. She is working as a Graduate Research Assistant at Virginia Tech – Advanced Research Institute, Arlington, VA. She completed her Bachelors in Engineering with Honors in Electronics and Instrumentation from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Rajasthan, India in 2008. She has over four years of experience in software development working in NTT Data (Intelligroup Asia Pvt. Ltd.), CGI and Tyco Electronics. Her area of expertise comprises of software development in open source platforms, and data mining. Her research interests are in data mining, machine learning, smart grid, demand response, and network security.

B.E.(Honors)., Electronics and Instrumentation, 2008,
Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Rajasthan, India.

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