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Karkal Prabhu

Teaching Professor

Karkal Prabhu
Office: Bossone 612
Phone: 215-895-6243

M.E., Indian Institute of Science
Ph.D., Harvard University (1971)

Research Interests

Computer engineering education; computer architecture; embedded systems


Dr. Prabhu has government and industrial experience on account of his long association with the Indian Space Research Organization and Honeywell-Bull Co. (France). He worked on application of software engineering principles to real-time software used in space missions. He developed and tested microprograms for Honeywell Series 60 machines.

Dr. Prabhu has more than ten years of teaching experience at Drexel University and several universities in India. He has taught a number of graduate and undergraduate courses in computer networks, microcontrollers, VHDL, software engineering, neural networks, pattern recognition, and distributed operating systems.