Guna Seetharaman

Guna Seetharaman is currently a Senior Scientist for Advanced Computing Concepts, Information Directorate, Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), Washington D.C. 20375 USA. He was a Principal Engineer of Computing Architectures, at the Information Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) until 2014. He is the Chair of IEEE Mohawk Valley Section. He held tenured academic positions at the Air Force Institute of Technology, and University of Louisiana at Lafayette, before joining the Lab. He was also a CNRS Visiting Professor at the University of Paris-XI. He earned his PhD in electrical and computer engineering in 1988, from University of Miami, FL. He is a founding member of Team CajunBot and fielded two fully autonomous cars in the DARPA Grand Challenge. He has published more than 150 peer reviewed technical articles. His current research is focused on high performance computing, computer vision, and information exploitation. He is a Fellow of IEEE.