Keerthi Koneru, M.S.

Doctoral Student and Graduate Student Researcher

Pursuing Ph.D. in CS

Department of Computer Science

BSOE, E2 305

University of California, Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, CA, 95064

Phone: 1-361-522-7868


Graduate Student Researcher at University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

  • Conducting network traffic analysis on communications in a power grid.
  • Analysis of IEC 61850 (GOOSE) and IEC 62439 (HSR/PRP) protocols and developing parser for the Wireshark network traffic of a substation.
  • Detecting anomalies in the communication data based on the capture of traffic from a test bed.
  • Comparing the anomalies that can exist in the real-world communication data for power distribution inside a substation.

Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant at Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX

  • Instructed ‚ÄúProgramming Fundamentals‚ÄĚ to undergraduate students.
  • Assisting professors with the preparation and presentation of undergraduate lectures, grading, and tutoring.
  • Developed web pages for helping Graduate Students to follow up on their deadlines and submission of forms as per the schedule.
  • Research activities include requirement analysis, designing, and coding software for data cleaning.
  • Developed a stand-alone tutoring system consisting of Bash shell iBATS (Interactive Bash Shell Tutoring System), which enables students to select the mode of material in Windows Operating System.

Java Developer Intern at Computerized Assessments and Learning (ETS), Lawrence, KS

  • Developed the message persistence feature using RabbitMQ server.
  • Played a key role in development of parsing the XML data from xml files into JSON data.
  • Developed unit test cases using JUnit and TestNG to ensure proper functioning of parsing.
  • Played an important role in development of master-binding xml plugin implementing inheritance, enums etc. for generation of classes during the runtime.
  • Worked on critical bug fixes and implementation of changes given by business users during UAT.

Systems Engineer (Dotnet Developer) at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Mumbai, India

  • 2+ years of experience in design, development and implementation of web-based as well as stand-alone applications in .Net technology.
  • Has extensive hands-on experience on SQL server in framing different stored procedures and handling confidential data in the database.
  • Developed Refund of paid Visa Fees module in a Global application in VFS Global Services.
  • Developed Web pages to track the status of visa applications related to different countries.
  • Handled integration of Passport Reader and Image Scan into web applications.
  • Have experience in design and development of Bio-metric application. An application used to identify and record attendance of user using Bio-metric device.
  • Developed different new modules as per the client requirements in the VFS Global services.
  • Handled projects related to different visas and developed different web pages as per the requirement of different countries.