Chief Research Scientist
Prabhakar works in the area of Networked Embedded Systems where he focuses on hardware system design, micro energy harvesting systems and power management algorithms. Prabhakar leads the effort in Zero Energy Networks Laboratory (Zenlab) at DESE, IISc, where PhD, Master’s students, Project associates and interns work on building embedded electronic systems. The application areas include Airplane cabin, Industrial IoT, Air Quality, Tactile Internet applications, and AI for IoT applications. The laboratory has produced RFID and IMU based localization algorithms. Prabhakar is the Principal Investigator for MSME Centre of Excellence at IISc.
Networked Embedded Systems, Energy Harvesting Sensors, IoT systems