Dr PIYUSH MISHRA
DGM- Group Technology & Innovation Office
Dr. Piyush Mishra is Technology Leader within Tata Group Technology and Innovation Office (GTIO) where he leads strategy planning and implementation, R&D, and product and services for intelligent autonomous systems. Recently GTIO and Tata Rallis concluded commercial field pilots of UAV-based agricultural spraying system covering 450 acres across 2 states.
Before joining GTIO Piyush was with Qualcomm, USA, where he developed advanced verification technologies to validate complex system-on-chip (SoCs) used in consumer and industrial products. Prior to that he worked at GE Global Research and Development, NY, where he led cross-disciplinary R&D programs for healthcare, aviation, and energy businesses. He has also served as Assistant Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department of Michigan Technological University, where he founded real-time system lab and managed research and teaching programs.
Piyush received his PhD in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science from NYU Tandon School of Engineering and B.E. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, India.
He has co-authored a book and published research articles in over 20 international journals and conferences. He holds 2 US patents and has served in various national and international forums, including chairing the UAV and Robotics theme at recently concluded Smart India Hardware Hackathon.