Karthik Vaidhyanathan

Karthik Vaidhyanathan

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of L'Aquila


Karthik Vaidhyanathan is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of L’Aquila, Italy. His research interests lie in the intersection of Software Architecture and Machine Learning. He is also involved in an Italian funded project, VASARI, which aims to create a smart visiting experience for museum visitors.

  • Ph.D. Computer Science, 2021

    Gran Sasso Science Institute, Italy

  • M.Sc Computer Science, 2016

    University of L'Aquila, Italy

  • M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering, 2016

    Amrita University, India

  • B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering, 2014

    Amrita University, India




Machine Learning


Software Development



Postdoctoral Researcher
Feb 2021 – Present L'Aquila, Italy
Working on Italian national funded project, VASARI. A project focussing on improving the overall visitor experience of the different musuems in Italy
Subject Matter Expert (Cultore Della Materia)
Jan 2021 – Present L'Aquila, Italy
Providing lectures on different specific technical/conceptual topics related to software architecture to Master’s degreee students. This includes topics such as Event-driven architectures, Apache Kafka, etc.
Product Lead
Oct 2016 – Jun 2017 Bengaluru, India
Lead the development of multiple products majorly focuing on Industry 4.0 and big data technologies like Hadoop, Spark, Hive, MapR etc. Further, also took up the responsibility of a data scientitst for developing various forecasting, prediction and anomaly detection algorithms.
Academic Assistant
Aug 2014 – Aug 2015 Kollam, India
Helping professors in designing tutorials, grading assignments and marks calculation, conducting lab sessions and evaluation of lab works, lab assistant of International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) training lab, hoisting and managing of programming contests (Managed Aspirations 2020 Programming Contest conducted by Infosys, India in 2014).
Software Developer Intern
Feb 2014 – Jun 2014 Mysuru India
The internship started with a six week training on core Java, J2EE followed by RDBMS. On the completion of the training I was allocated to a client project at the Banagalore development center of Infosys. The final internship project was on Data Migration.


Neural Networks and Deep Learning
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Blockchain Fundamentals
Formulated informed blockchain models, hypotheses, and use cases.
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Object-Oriented Programming in R: S3 and R6 Course
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