Mouli Sankaran

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Chandramouleeswaran Sankaran

Professor, India

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Chandramouleeswaran Sankaran, affectionately known as ‘Mouli’, has a total of 30 years of experience, with 28 of them being in semiconductor and product companies. For the last two years, he has been teaching full-time. He spent his initial decade with the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), working on India’s prestigious missile program, Akash. He had a memorable stint with Motorola Electronics Limited for three years and with several renowned semiconductor companies – Lucent, Agere Systems, and LSI – over a period of 12 years.

He was the Engineering Director at LSI, heading the Networking group at Bangalore. His expertise is in defining, designing, and delivering high-quality software systems and products. He was an ISO process champion at LSI and instrumental in getting LSI’s Bangalore and Pune centres ISO 9001:2008 certified. 

He has handled Advanced Processor Architecture and RTOS courses at Manipal University and the Software for Embedded Systems course at BITS Pilani (Distance Education). He taught at IIIT Bangalore for one year before joining MIIT as a Professor in Aug 2016.

Mouli is an avid listener of Indian Carnatic music and loves gardening and drawing.


  • Master of Technology (Computer Science), Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India (1997)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics and Communication), Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India (1987)


  • Method and apparatus for automatic generation of multiple integrated circuit simulation configuration, October 26, 2010, Patent No.: US 7822589 B2
  • Extensible traffic generator for synthesis of network data traffic, August 28, 2012, Patent No.: US 20050025054 A1
  • Method and apparatus for generating a graphical interface to enable local or remote access to an application having a command line interface, August 21, 2013, Patent No.: US 20030156132 A1   


  • Aug 2016 – Present: Professor at Myanmar Institute of Information Technology, Mandalay, Myanmar
  • Aug 2015 – Aug 2016: Adjunct Faculty at International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore, India
  • May 2014 to Jul 2015 – Director (Engineering) at Honeywell Technology Solutions, Madurai, India
  • Nov 2013 – Apr 2014: Freelance Technical Trainer at Manipal University and NPTEL
  • Oct 2012 – Oct 2013: Program Manager at SHARP Software Development Center, Bangalore, India
  • Jul 2012 – Dec 2012: Part-time faculty (distance education) at Manipal Univeristy, Manipal, India
  • Aug 2000 – Feb 2012: Engineering Director at LSI Research & Development, Bangalore, India
  • Jul 1998 – Aug 2000: Project Manager at Motorola India Electronics Ltd., Bangalore, India
  • Nov 1988 – Jul 1998: Scientist at Electronics and Radar Development Establishment, DRDO, Bangalore, India

Honours & Accolades

  • Certified Six Sigma Green Belt in 2015 by the American Society for Quality
  • Winner’s Circle award in 2011 for championing ISO Process certification for LSI India.
  • Republic Day award from the Director, LRDE, in 1995


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