Krishna Panduru leads the Mechatronics team in the IMaR Technology Gateway at MTU. Mr. Panduru has a Bachelor of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India (2010), a Masters of Intelligent systems and Robotics from the University of Essex, UK (2011). Mr. Panduru has worked within the CIMSS / IMaR group since 2012. His research experience includes sensor systems, instrumentation, embedded systems, robotics, hybrid intelligence and fuzzy logic. Krishna also leads Science Foundation Ireland co-funded collaborative industy projects researching autonomous systems.