Mohan Raju J S

Associate – Academics & Research | jsmohan at iihs dot ac dot in

EDUCATION:
2013 BE, Computer Science, Reva Institute of Technology, Visveshwaraya Technological University, Bangalore

 

 

Countries: India
States: Karnataka, New Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Meghalaya, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha
Cities: Bangalore, New Delhi, Chennai, Shillong, Ahmedabad, Vishakapatnam, Bhubaneshwar
Languages: English, Hindi, Kannada and Telugu

“Mohan is a part of the academic and research team. He primarily works on web-based application development, urban data analysis coupled with geo-spatial analysis and providing data analytics support to the team. He has worked on developing and using a myriad software tools and applications as projects during his engineering studies, most notably designing and developing a speech recognition robot for his thesis at Reva Institute of Technology (VIT University).

 

Currently he is a core member of the Urban Informatics Lab (UIL), wherein he is involved in a variety of practice and research projects that encompass urban data analysis, data visualisation couple with spatial visualisation, web automation and machine learning. He is also actively involved in teaching data analysis modules at various internal learning programmes. He has been a part of several conferences and workshops, most notably the “Ahmedabad Mapping Workshop” wherein he had presented an exhibit on sound and safety mapping.

 

He has also represented the organisation at a Winter School on “Decoding the Digital being’ organised by IIIT, Bengaluru. He is also part of the Computer Society of India and presented technical papers on gesture recognition technology and ethical uses of technology in health care.

 

In the earlier years Mohan has worked with Hewlett Packard as a Technical coordinator for a brief period and also worked on database management and setting up backend server.

Research Projects at IIHS

2017 Census Town Analysis
2017 Interactive Dashboard for UPP Learner database
2016 Hungry Cities Partnership
2016 Energy Consumption Dashboard
2016 Google Traffic Layer
2016 Track Google scholar citations using an automated method
2016 MKSS
2014 Setting up CartoDB stack, a spatial mapping tool
2014 Creating summary statistics of General Elections 2009/2014
2014 Urban Knowledge Network Asia (UKNA)
2013 Creating Point Location Database for Census Data
2013 Topomaps, an interactive web application

 

Practice Projects at IIHS

2017 UPP-Data Visualization
2016 Tamil Nadu Urban Sanitation Support Programme (TNUSSP)

TEACHING AND TRAINING

2017 – UPP-Data Visualization Functioned as a programme co-ordinator for the data visualization course
 2016 – TNUSSP  Was involved teaching modules of data analysis using MS Excel to the TNUSSP team in Chennai
 2016 – Hungry Cities  Conducted training programmes for the survey enumerators at various projects

Books/ Book Chapters

  • Revi, A., Jana, A., Malladi, T., Anand, G., Anand, S., Bazaz, A., . . . Shah, S. (2015). Urban India 2015: Evidence. Bangalore: Indian Institute for Human Settlements.
  • Jana, A., Malladi, T., Anand, G., Bhan, G., Harish, S., Raju, M. J. S., & Rao, P. (2015). Housing. In A. Revi (Ed.), Urban India 2015: Evidence. Bangalore: Indian Institute for Human Settlements.
  • Jana, A., Malladi, T., Anand, G., Wankhade, K., Vishnu, M.J., Raju, M. J. S., & Rao, P. (2015). Urban water supply and sanitation. In A. Revi (Ed.), Urban India 2015: Evidence. Bangalore: Indian Institute for Human Settlements.
  • Jana, A., Malladi, T., Anand, S., Bhan, G., Koduganti, J., Raju, M. J. S., & Rao, P. (2015). Poverty, inequality and exclusion. In A. Revi (Ed.), Urban India 2015: Evidence. Bangalore: Indian Institute for Human Settlements.
  • Jana, A., Malladi, T., Anand, S., Koduganti, J., Raju, M. J. S., & Sami, N. (2015). In A. Revi (Ed.), Urban economy. Urban India 2015: Evidence. Bangalore: Indian Institute for Human Settlements.
  • Jana, A., Malladi, T., Raju, M. J. S., & Rao, P. (2015). Demographic Dynamics. In A. Revi (Ed.), Urban India 2015: Evidence. Bangalore: Indian Institute for Human Settlements.
  • Jana, A., Malladi, T., Raju, M. J. S., & Rao, P. (2015). Energy. Urban India 2015: Evidence. Bangalore: Indian Institute for Human Settlements.

 

Other Writing

  • Jain, G., Bazaz, A., Jigyasu, R., Malladi, T., Balasubramanian, A., Ramoji, S., . . . Raju, J. S. M. (2016). Reducing relocation risk in urban India: a diagnostic. Bangalore: Indian Institute for Human Settlements.
  • Jain, G. Bazaz, A., Jigyasu, R., Malladi, T., Ramoji, S., Kraleti, S. … Raju, M.J.S. (2016). Risk-related resettlement and relocation in urban areas: Research framework and summary of findings (Site Report I). London, UK: DPU, University College London.
  • Jain, G., Bazaz, A., Jigyasu, R., Malladi, T., Ramoji, S., Kraleti, S. … & Raju, M. J.S. (2016) Risk-related resettlement and relocation in urban areas: data from primary work (Site Report III). London, UK: DPU, University College London.
  • Malladi, T., Ramoji, S., Kraleti, S., Balasubramanian, A., & Raju, M. J. S. (2016). Risk-related resettlement and relocation in urban areas: Transcripts and appendices (Site Report IV). London, UK: DPU, University College London.
  • Balaji, B.P., Vinay, M. S., & Raju, J. S. M. (2016, August 12). How can India spread the joy of reading to all? Scroll Retrieved from http://scroll.in/article/813841/how-can-india-spread-the-joy-of-reading-to-all
  • Presented a chat box at iihs, which was based on the work that I had submitted at a workshop titled “Ahmedabad Mapping Workshop” that was held from June 14-18, 2016
  • 2016 Presented a chat box at iihs, which was regarding the study “Interstate movements of Goods and movements”. Interactive web-application was showcased for the same.
  • 2013 Presented a Technical paper on “Ethical Issues of Ubiquitous Health care” at an inter collegiate symposium organized by RITM
  • 2013 Presented a Technical paper on “Gesture- Recognition-Technology” as a part of my academics in Engineering.