Industry Faculty Profile

Dr. Kumar Rajamani

Senior Scientist, Philips Research

Industry Faculty in Department of Computer Science and Engineering

School of Engineering

Dr. Kumar Rajamani is Senior Scientist at Philips Research. Prior to this, he was Postdoctoral Researcher at Institute of Medical Informatics, University of Luebeck, Germany.

His research during the Postdoctoral stint was on Medical Deep learning, specifically advanced architectures for medical image segmentation (COVID-19 lesion segmentation) using attention mechanisms.
Kumar was earlier with Robert Bosch, GE Global Research (GRC), Philips Research and Amrita University. His research focus includes Medical Image Analysis, Health care technologies for emerging markets. He has nine patents to his credit. Kumar completed his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from University of Bern, Switzerland.

  •  Senior Scientist, Philips Research Bangalore, November 2020 – Present
  •  Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute of Medical Informatics, Universität zü Lübeck Lübeck, Germany, Jan 2020 - October 2020
  •  Manager, Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions Bangalore, June 2013 - Jan 2020
  •  Research Scientist, GE Global Research Bangalore, May 2010 - May 2013
  •  Head of Department, Assistant Professor, Amrita School of Engineering Bangalore, April 2008 - April 2010
  •  Senior Scientist, Philips Research Asia Bangalore, Feb. 2007 - March 2008
  •  PhD, Biomedical Engineering (Medical Image Analysis), University of Bern Bern, Switzerland, 2002-2006.
  •  Master of Technology (M.Tech) - Computer Science, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Puttaparthy, 2000-2002.
  •   Master of Science (M.Sc) - Mathematics, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning Puttaparthy, 1998-2000.
  •   Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) - Mathematics), Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning Puttaparthy, 1995-1998.