Dr Kavi Arya

Biography

Dr Kavi Arya is an Assoc. Professor of the Computer Science Department in IIT, Bombay. He is the convener of the Embedded & Real time Systems Lab (ERTS) and the Principal Investigator of ‘E-Yantra’. He did his B.Sc. in Computer Science from Imperial College (UK) and M.Sc. /D.Phil. from Oxford University (UK). He has executed Defence projects and represents IIT Bombay at meetings with the Army Technology Board and Defence IT Consultative Committee.

Research Interests
• Functional Programming Applications (Domain Specific Languages).
• Embedded Systems/ High-level Language based Approach for Embedded System Design, Parallel Programming Languages.
• Distance Learning.

Experience
• Associate Professor, CSE Dept./IIT-Bombay (current).
• Tech. Advisor (CTO) to Vice Chairman/MD’s Office, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (2007/ on sabbatical)
• Director, Chetana Pvt. Ltd. (’94 – present)
• Research Staff, Tata Research Development and Design Centre, Pune (’92- ’94)
• Research Scientist, IBM TJ Watson Research Center, Yorktown Hts., NY, USA (’88 – ’90)
• D.Phil.(Oxon.) Programming Research Group (Oxford University) ’84 – ’88
• M.Sc.(Hons.) Programming Research Group (Oxford University) ’83/’84.
• B.Sc.(Hons.) Computer Science, Imperial College (London University) ’80 – ’83