Workshop on Indo-US Initiatives

Workshop Date: December 19, 2023, 4-8pm




Vipin Chaudhary, Case Western Reserve University, USA ([email protected])

Leena Vachhani, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India ([email protected]

Subir Kumar Saha, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India ([email protected])




Welcome to a workshop designed to forge and strengthen research collaborations between India and the United States. As we delve into the innovative realm of Artificial Intelligence, this gathering presents an opportunity for researchers from both nations to showcase their joint efforts and explore new avenues for partnership. Additionally, we will engage in a thought-provoking panel discussion focusing on enhancing research collaboration mechanisms between India and the USA.






Keynote by Dhabaleshwar K. Panda, The Ohio State University, USA 

Creating Intelligent Cyberinfrastructure for Democratizing AI: Overview of the Activities at the NSF-AI Institute ICICLE




Soumik Sarkar, Iowa State University, USA

AI Institute for Resilient Agriculture (AIIRA)


Ananthraman Kalyanaraman, Washington State University, USA

AgAID: AI Institute for Transforming Workforce and Decision Support


Prema Nedungadi, Amrita University, India

AI and Disability Studies


Rajbabu Velmurugan, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India

Computational Learning through Context Adaptation for Effective and Efficient Agriculture


Girish Chowdhary, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA

AI for Future Agricultural Resilience, Management, and Sustainability (AIFARMS)


Gopalakrishman E. A., Amrita University, India

AI for Complex Systems


Ranga Vatsavai, North Carolina State University, USA

AI-Driven Approaches for Monitoring Agriculture and Forest Resources at Regional and Global Scales


Amit Shukhla, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, India

UAV-AGV Collaborative System (Non-contact condition monitoring system – NCM System) for Autonomous Inspection and Mapping of Underground Utilities like Water/Oil/Gas Pipelines


Vivek Menon, Amrita University, India

Deep Learning Based Evaluation of Non-Contrast CT Scans of Ischemic Stroke Patients


Solmaz Sajjadi Kia, University of California at Irvine, USA

Stien Coverage: a distribution-matching multiagent deployment for coverage




Panel on Mechanisms to Improve Research Collaborations between India and USA


Dhabaleshwar Panda, The Ohio State University, USA

Rajbabu Velmurugan, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India

Sushil Prasad, University of Texas at San Antonio, USA    

Prema Nedungadi, Amrita University, India