As a Research Associate at Lux, Venkatesh is a member of the Lux Digital Intelligence team, and contributes to research in the Industrial Internet of things and Sensors coverage areas. Venkatesh conducts research on technological and market developments, and focuses primarily on predictive maintenance, industrial analytics, and sensors in harsh environments.
Prior to Joining Lux, Venkatesh was a graduate student researcher at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he conducted research in industrial energy efficiency and energy storage. His research in industrial energy efficiency was complemented with experience in actively auditing industries in the Northeast US region, and presenting energy conservation measures to aid these industries in reducing their carbon footprint.
Venkatesh holds a Master’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.