Driving innovation through learning from neurons


  1. To promote research in neuromorphic engineering
  2. To promote collaboration between colleges and disciplines
  3. To enhance industry institute interaction

Co-ordinating Institute

Sardar Patel Institute of Technology, Andheri (West) Mumbai


Dr. Surendra Singh Rathod (Professor, S.P.I.T.)


  • Sardar Patel Institute of Technology (S.P.I.T.), Andheri (West) Mumbai (www.spit.ac.in)
  • Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute (VJTI), Matunga, Mumbai (www.vjti.ac.in)
  • Fr. Conceicao Rodrigues College of Engineering (CRCE), Bandra (W), Mumbai (www.frcrce.ac.in)
  • Eduvance, Ghatkopar (W) Mumbai (http://eduvance.in)

Supported by

Cypress Semiconductors University Alliance

Principal Investigators

  1. Dr. Jonathan Joshi (CEO, Eduvance), jonjoshi@gmail.com, 9820749235,
  2. Dr. Surendra Singh Rathod (Professor, S.P.I.T.), 9920228275, surendra_rathod@spit.ac.in
  3. Prof. P. B. Borole (Professor, VJTI), 9869248502, pbborole@vjti.org.in
  4. Dr. D. V. Bhoir (Professor, CRCE), 9869433765, bhoir@frcrce.ac.in
  5. Dr. D. R. Kalbande (Professor, S.P.I.T.), 9820383928, drkalbande@spit.ac.in
  6. Dr. Nisha Sarwade (Professor, VJTI), EXT: 24198195, npsarwade@vjti.org.in

Team Members

  • Research Scholars from VJTI, SPIT and CRCE
  • PG Students from VJTI, SPIT and CRCE
  • UG Students from VJTI, SPIT and CRCE

Research Streams

I. Circuit Design
Principal Investigators:

  1. Dr. Jonathan Joshi
  2. Dr. S. S. Rathod
  3. Dr. D. V. Bhoir

II. System Design
Principal Investigators:

  1. Dr. Jonathan Joshi
  2. Prof. P. B. Borole
  3. Dr. S. S. Rathod

III. Computer Simulation
Principal Investigators:

  1. Dr. D. R. Kalbande
  2. Dr. D. V. Bhoir
  3. Dr. Nisha Sarwade


September-December 2013
CRCE: Memristor
SPIT: Literature Survey on circuit design, PSoc etc. Website development, Blog development

Event Calendar

1. Introductory Session and Group formation
Date: 06th September 2013

2. Invited talk by Abhishek Sharma (CMU USA) and meeting
Date : 02nd & 03rd Jan 2014

3. Two days workshop on Soft Computing and NeuroMorphic Engineering
Date : 07th & 08th February 2014

Contact Details

Dr. Surendra Singh Rathod
Professor and Head of Electronics Engineering
Sardar Patel Institute of Technology
Andheri (West), Mumbai-400058
Mobile: 9920228275
Phone: 022 26707440