Prof.(Dr) K.C.Raveendranathan obtained his B.Sc.(Engg.) in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the University of Kerala in 1984, M.E. in Electrical Communication from IISc Bangalore in 1993, and Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Kerala in 2011.
He worked in Bharath Electronics Limited (BEL) Bangalore till June 1988 in the Broadcast Transmitters R&D group.
He joined the College of Engineering Thiruvananthapuram in 1988 as Lecturer, promoted as Assistant Professor in 1994 and Professor in 2001.
He was on deputation to the Centre for Development of Imaging Technology (C-DIT) Thiruvananthapuram, during 1989-1990.
Prof. Raveendranathan has over 30 years of teaching experience in various reputed Government Engineering Colleges in the state of Kerala.
He was working as Principal in LBS Institute of Technology for Women Poojappura Thiruvananthapuram from 22 June 2013 to 21 June 2016.
Prior to that, he was working at Government College of Engineering Kannur as Principal from 19 September 2011 to 21 June 2013.
He also worked as Professor, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering and Dean (Research & PG Studies)-in-full additional charge- of Principal at College of Engineering Trivandrum.
He has over 28 publications to his credit, including five (5) textbooks.
He had coordinated an AICTE funded project in the department for the Modernization of Microprocessor Lab Incorporating VLSI and Embedded Systems.
His research interests include Digital Signal Processing, Wireless Communications, Fuzzy Systems, Next Generation Computing, and Simulation Techniques.
He is a reviewer for AMSE Journal and the Else Vier Journal on Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation.
He is a life member of ISTE and IRSS, Life Fellow of IETE & IE (India), Chartered Engineer of IE (India) and a senior member of IEEE and CSI.
He acted as Student Activities Chair (SAC) of the IEEE Kerala Section during 1998-1999.
He is an approved research guide at the University of Kerala.
He volunteered as the Founder Chair of the Signal Processing Society in the IEEE Kerala Section (2014-2016) and the member of the conference activities board (CAB).
Signal Processing, Data Sciences, Simulation and Modeling, Optical Communication, Fuzzy Systems, Soft Computing, Artificial Neural Networks.