Prof. B. A. Patil internationally recognized computer scientist and physicist in the area of lunar and space sciences, software architectures, signal processing and pattern recognition, inclusive design technologies and software internationalization. He has a vast experience in the academia, national (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore) and international research institutions in (USA, Germany, France, Japan) with various roles such as professor, scientist, product manager, software architect, research director, program manager spanning a professional career of 20 years.
He completed his B.E (Electronics) in 1987 from Gulbarga University, M. Tech (Communication Engineering) in 1990 from Mysore University and D.S (Fraunhofer Research Institute, Germany) in 2004. After post-graduation, he worked as a scientist at Supercomputer Education and Research Center, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in the area of supercomputing and parallel computer architectures contributed to PARAM supercomputer.
He has 20+ national and international internal research publications, contributed to two books. He has won one national and two international awards for developing inclusive technologies. He has two patents to his credits. He is the first person to write Kannada complier in 1996 and user interfaces, the idea was to teach computer Kannada and won “Karnataka Government” Award in 1996. In 2002, he won “Salzburg Fellowship” Award from Austria for inclusive technologies. He is member of IEEE, ACM, ISTE and CSI research organizations and European Science Forum (Germany/France), Founder Member of Information Science (Finland).