Tadinada Venkata Prabhakar

PhD (IIT Kanpur)

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering


Research Interest




  • PhD, IIT Kanpur, 1986



  • iitKLAS: IIT Kanpur Library Automation system – ran for twenty year in the IITK Library

  • Indian Heritage Content: Pioneering Web sites which captured Indian Philosophical literature: gitasupersite and others

  • Agropedia KMS: Agriculture Knowledge management systems on the cloud – as a Service

  • vKVK: Virtual Krishi Vigyan Kendra – advisory/alert delivery to the farmers over phones

  • agrotagger: automatic tagging(keyword assignment) for agriculture documents

  • ArchAware: Architecture aware drawing tool

  • Talim: a platform for courses online (read MOOCs) Taught the First and Second online courses from India in 2012 and 2013

  • Agriculture Leadership Award from Agriculture Today

  • IBM Faculty Award – three times

  • Eclipse Innovation Grant

  • Keynote speaker at WICSA

  • Member IFIP working group on Software Architecture


CS 317,
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-7618 (O)

Email: tvp[AT]iitk.ac.in


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