Bachelor in Electronics, National Institute Engineering, Mysore, India, 1989. Master in biomedical Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Manipal, India, 1997. Postgraduate, Karnataka Regional Engineering College, Suoathkal, India, since 2000.
Asst professor Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, India, 1989—2001. Visiting faculty Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore, 2001—2005.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (correspondent).
Married Shobha Acharya. 1 child Madhav.