Bharath Sankaran is currently a PhD student in Computer Science at the University of Southern California. He joined the CLMC Lab in 2012. He also received a M.S in Computer Science (2015) from USC. Before coming to USC, Bharath received a M.S in Robotics from the University of Pennsylvania (2012), a M.E specializing in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park (2008) and a B.E in Mechanical Engineering from Anna University, India (2006).
Bharath has also worked with the Robotics Institute in Carnegie Mellon on the Riverine Mapping project (2010), with Bosch RTC on Shared Autonomy Systems (2011), with the Spatial Analysis Group at MERL on Invariant Image Matching (2015) and with the Computer Vision Group at Qualcomm Corp R&D on Relocalization for Visual-Inertial Odometry (2016). Apart from this, he held industry positions at Human Network Labs (Philadelphia, 2008) and AIS Automation (Dresden, GmbH 2009).