Dr Varun P Gopi - KTU Researcher of the year 2016 Award

Dr Varun P Gopi, Assistant Professor, Government Engineering College, Wayanad is selected as KTU Researcher of the year 2016 of APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University (KTU).

The award carries a cash of Rs. 25,000/-, a gold medallion worth Rs. 25,000/- and a citation. In addition, the recipient receives a research funding of Rs.15 lakhs from KTU.

Varun got B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kanjirapally in 2007. He completes M.tech in Signal Processing from College of Engineering Trivandrum in 2009. Varun recieved P.hD in Signal Processing from National Institute of Technology, Trichy in 2013.

The award will be presented by the honourable Governor of Kerala Shri. Justice(Retd.) P Sathasivam in the inaugural function of the annual Kerala Technological Congress (KETCON) at Mar Athanasius College of Engineering, Kothamangalam on January 13th, 2017.