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Vivek Agarwal

Research Scientist

Research Areas:


Vivek is a research scientist specializing in crosscutting applications and advancements of sensors research to enable resilient real-time measurement and control of process variables within the nuclear and other critical industries. Current research advances sensor technologies and big data analytic techniques in (1) development of a non-intrusive and wireless telemetry infrastructure for investigation of in-pile reactor phenomena during operation in extreme harsh environment; (2) performance of online monitoring of plant structures, systems, and components to develop diagnostic and prognostic models; and (3) performance of risk-informed predictive evaluation. His research expertise includes applications of pattern recognition and machine learning techniques, instrumentation and controls, battery modeling, risk and reliability, digital signal processing, acoustic telemetry, diagnosis/prognosis using Wavelets and empirical mode decomposition, time series analysis, power management, wireless communication protocols, and wireless sensor networks.

Software/Technical Skills:

Operating Systems: Unix/Linux, Windows

Programming: C, C++, C#, MATLAB, Visual Studio

Tools: SIMULINK, SAS, Minitab, LABVIEW, Network Simulator (NS) 2/3

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