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Full Name Shreejith Shanker
From Kerala, India
Languages English, Malayalam


  • 2016
    Nanyang Technological University, Singapore & Technical University of Munich, Germany
    • Investigates the role of reconfigurable architectures in Automotive Electric/Electronic Systems
    • Thesis - Enhancing Automotive Embedded Systems with FPGAs
  • 2006
    Bachelor of Technology
    University of Kerala, India
    • Distinction in Electronics & Communication Engineering


  • 2019 -
    Assistant Professor in Reconfigurable Computing
    School of Engineering, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
    • Research in Reconfigurable Architectures & Systems
    • Teaching in the domain of Digital Systems & Applications
    • Co-PI - EMERALD - AI and Process Automation for Sustainable Entertainment and Media
      • Energy efficiency mapping and APIs for Post-production Media Pipelines
      • Optimising energy consumption of Media tasks through custom hardware
  • 2018-2019
    Research Fellow
    Electrification Suite & Test Lab, TUM-CREATE Ltd, Singapore
    • Decentralised IoT algorithms and systems architecture for smart grids
  • 2017-2018
    Teaching Fellow
    School of Engineering, The University of Warwick, United Kingdom
  • 2015 - 2016
    Research Fellow
    School of Computer Science & Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Open Source Projects

  • 2021
    • Lightning fast modulation classification through Quantised NN - Xilinx/AMD-ITU Challenge.

Research Interests

  • Hardware-Software Codesign
    • Challenges ranging from automating designing to verification of complex networked systems
    • Automating adaptive systems design & applications
    • Beyond Von-Neumann architectures
    • Application areas range from Automotive Systems & Distributed IoT to large-data problems in high-performance computing
  • Deep-learning hardware optimisations
    • Deep learning inference accelerators & optimisations
    • Codesigning hardware with NN

Other Interests

  • Cricket - actively playing for Museum Players (Dublin University Museum Players), Chapelizod CC and Ashford CC.
  • Football - supporter of Arsenal FC and follows many international and national football (soccer) teams.
  • Other sports including Tennis, Badminton
  • Combat sports (including Wrestling and UFC)