I.V. Ramakrishnan
I.V. Ramakrishnan
Professor and Associate Dean for Research

Department of Computer Science
Room 360
Stony Brook, NY 11794-2424

(631) 632-8451
ram [at] cs.stonybrook.edu
Artificial Intelligence, Computational Logic, Machine Learning/Computational Logic Combination, Information Retrieval, Computer Accessibility

I.V. Ramakrishnan received his Ph.D in Computer Science from University of Texas at Austin in 1983.


IV is involved in a number of Stony Brook University's systemwide research initiatives as well as sponsored research projects.


In 2022 he was named the technical director of the SUNY-IBM AI Collaborative Research Alliance program, a strategic partnership between SUNY and IBM aimed at advancing artificial intelligence (AI). This initiative has resulted in approximately $500,000 in research funding for the Department of Computer Science. 


Recent funded research includes serving as Co-PI on the NIH/NEI funded project, Intelligent Text Input and Editing Methods on Smartphones for Blind Users. He is also the PI on the $1.4M project, Caregiver-Robot Symbiosis to Individualize Caregiving Robot Assistants for People with ALS, funded by the Department of Defense. 


Prof. Ramakrishnan received Faculty Service Award in 2014
Teaching Summary
CSE 352, CSE 537